Regensburg, November 7, 2017 – DRACOON, leader in enterprise file sharing in the German-speaking market, and NetApp, specialist for data management in the hybrid cloud, have been cooperating since the beginning of 2017. The joint solution “DRACOON on NetApp” ensures secure data exchange and highly flexible infrastructures.

The DRACOON Enterprise File Sharing Solution and NetApp StorageGRID Webscale Object Storage Service provide comprehensive authorization and identity management, client-side encryption, and custom branding. Thus, both partners are leading their customers into the next generation of infrastructure modernization and enabling companies to answer one of the most important questions on their way to digitalization: How can data be stored in a flexible, sustainable, legally compliant, and secure manner?

Thomas Haberl, responsible for business development at DRACOON, says: “We are pleased that security and data encryption are gaining momentum and that companies are becoming more aware of this. The benefits of File Sync & Share solutions are obvious to businesses. When choosing the solution, it’s important that it addresses the two key challenges of maintaining data security while meeting the diverse needs of a professional file sharing solution that facilitates uncomplicated and productive collaboration. ”

Marcel Seifert, Account Manager North/East at NetApp, emphasizes that “our customers benefit from us offering them the best of both worlds: A reputable business solution that enables professional collaboration while providing a highly flexible infrastructure that securely provides access to data at the desired location. ”

Whitepaper on file sharing for public administrations

The two companies provide a white paper titled “File Sharing for Public Administrations” to help readers learn about ways to securely exchange data. At this year’s Public IT Security (PITS), the German specialist congress for IT and cyber security at federal, state, and local level, which took place September 12-13 2017, Thomas Haberl and Marcel Seifert spoke about secure data exchange for public clients. You can request the common whitepaper from DRACOON and NetApp via this link.