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Flexible Encryption for secure sharing – SecureZIP PartnerLink

SecureZIP PartnerLink provides organizations with a unique option for secure, cost-effective information sharing with a range of partners. This software framework operates on a hub-and-spoke architecture: a main "sponsor" organization working from SecureZIP PartnerLink sends and receives encrypted information to multiple partners. Partners can meet security and compliance requirements without additional cost. Sponsors protect all information and ensure consistency with sharing, regardless of their partners' platforms or infrastructure.

SecureZIP PartnerLink is a Smart Encryption approach to the working reality of varied architecture, security needs, compliance requirements and expectations of simplicity.


  • Operates across major enterprise computing platforms: PartnerLink works without interruption on desktop, server, midrange and mainframe environments.
  • Works within existing security investments: Complements existing security and infrastructure, ensuring protection of data throughout systems.
  • Quick implementation for your partners:  Originating organization implements a full version of SecureZIP for a given server platform, enabling them to securely exchange information with any endpoint. Partners implement a free version of SecureZIP Partner on any supported computing platform, allowing them to send and receive encrypted data exclusively with the PartnerLink sponsor organization.
  • Quick adoption for partners: The organization that needs to share with many others implements SecureZIP PartnerLink on a given server platform. Recipients upload the free SecureZIP Partner software on any supported computing platform. Within hours, both sender and recipient can send and receive protected information.
  • Cost-effective for sponsors; Free for partners: The price to the PartnerLink "sponsor" organization is the same no matter the number of sharing partners. For partners, there is no software acquisition cost.
  • Consistency with compliance: In heavily regulated industries like healthcare and government, PartnerLink guarantees consistent encryption that helps cover benchmarks such as FIPS, HITECH and HIPAA.

Technical Requirements

As part of PartnerLink, the "sponsor" organizations works from a copy of SecureZIP Enterprise Edition on their chosen computing platform. SecureZIP supporting platforms include:

  • Mainframe
  • Linux on z System
  • Midrange (i5/OS®)
  • Server (UNIX®/Linux®/Windows®)

How it Works

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