GlobalSCAPE® Acquires Innovative Mobile File Sharing Company TappIn™

GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSE Amex: GSB), a leading developer of secure information exchange solutions for businesses and consumers, today announced that the company has expanded its capabilities by acquiring privately-held, Seattle-based mobile file sharing innovator TappIn, Inc.

“Combining GlobalSCAPE’s leadership in secure information exchange with TappIn’s strength in secure digital content mobility allows us to deliver a powerful solution for consumers and businesses,” said GlobalSCAPE CEO Jim Morris. “Through this acquisition, GlobalSCAPE continues to remove barriers between users and their content, stored in multiple locations, while maintaining privacy and security regardless of the device being used. There has been explosive growth in tablet and smartphone sales in recent years, and we expect this trend to continue, driving strong market demand for the TappIn solution.”

We are very excited to announce that GlobalSCAPE®, a leader in the secure information exchange solutions,  has acquired TappIn. As a TappIn customer, you will continue to receive the same leading-edge product and high level of service you’ve come to expect from us. But now, we can serve you better with increased resources to drive innovation faster and offer even more options for securely accessing and sharing files.

The GlobalSCAPE mission is to connect you with your digital content securely and seamlessly, anytime and anywhere. TappIn’s expertise and technology enhances GlobalSCAPE’s ability to remove file access barriers between you and your important media and data.  Again, TappIn will continue to provide you an easy and secure way to access, view, and share files stored on a home or work computer, from most mobile devices, platforms, and browsers.  You still don’t have to upload files to the cloud — we provide you access to your data wherever it lives.  We fully support Apple iPhone® and iPad®, Google® Android™, Amazon® Kindle and Windows® Phone.

One final note – you’ll continue seeing additional capabilities and integration between TappIn and GlobalSCAPE solutions, bringing you even more benefits in the future.