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TeamDrive is first secure collaboration software to be offered in Claranet Virtual Data Centre (VDC)

Secure enterprise Dropbox-like service deployed across Claranet VDC in Germany

Frankfurt/Hamburg, Germany, November 7th, 2012 - Enterprise cloud synchronization provider, TeamDrive, and managed services provider, Claranet, today announced TeamDrive has been selected as the first, secure, file sharing and collaboration software application for the Claranet Virtual Datacentre (VDC). TeamDrive Systems, a key Claranet partner, ensures secure and scalable file sharing and collaboration to enterprise customers in the protected Claranet datacenter. TeamDrive delivers a simple, secure file sharing and storage service that works the way users work - from anywhere on any device - to meet user requirements without sacrificing IT control.

TeamDrive's co-founder and CEO, Volker Oboda said, "TeamDrive collaboration software and the Claranet VDC combined provide a powerful, scalable, secure and future-oriented communication solution."

Every user can convert the contents of a folder on his PC, notebook, smartphone (iOS / Android) or tablet into a secure shared space with just three mouse clicks. Users are able to continue working as usual at their computers without investing in training. People can use this shared space with any number of personally "invited" users. OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, pdf, photographs, videos and all other file formats can be instantly and securely exchanged. Automatic versioning, backup and file synchronization enhance all aspects of productivity. TeamDrive does its work almost imperceptibly in the background.

Olaf Fischer, managing director at Claranet adds, "Users maintain complete control over their documents with TeamDrive's built-in encryption technology in Claranet's certified enterprise-class cloud service VDC, where security standards are very high, despite its ease of operation and flexibility."

Owing to its high security standards, TeamDrive has been awarded by the ULD (Independent Center for Privacy Protection) with the seal of privacy for IT products and privacy protection audit for public authorities. TeamDrive has received the IT-security award 2012 in the category Web / Internet Security. Additionally, TeamDrive provides administrative tools to manage users, permissions, encryption, and quotas in the Claranet VDC.

The popular TeamDrive cross-platform collaboration solution will be available in the German Claranet VDC in November 2012.

TeamDrive and Claranet are offering customers the ability to sign up for a 30 day trial account for 10 Users and 100 GB Storage together with a TeamDrive Personal Server.

About Claranet (
Founded in 1996, Claranet is one of Europe's leading managed service providers and offers businesses cloud hosting, networks and applications services. Claranet's mission is to enable customers to reap the huge benefits that can be accrued from Internet-enabled technology and cloud computing.

Claranet has over 2,500 customers and an outstanding record for delivering high quality solutions, across a wide range of industries. With over 500 employees, Claranet is based in 11 offices across Europe.

About TeamDrive Systems (
TeamDrive Systems enables secure, cross-company, as well as cross-platform, collaboration with total privacy, maximum security and full self-administration. TeamDrive offers a combination of cloud computing (private and public) and the free choice of servers, which delivers unlimited cost-effective scalability and independence. TeamDrive runs on Linux, Windows, Mac servers and clients as well as iPhones, iPads and Android Smartphones.

TeamDrive's dependable, scalable platform and services currently enable millions of business users to sync, share and collaborate beyond company borders. TeamDrive customers include leading global firms such as Airbus, h&z Unternehmensberatung AG, universities, the military and government institutions. For a customized solution evaluation of TeamDrive, please contact [email protected]

Further information: TeamDrive Systems GmbH, Max-Brauer-Allee 50, D-22765 Hamburg, Germany, phone +49(0)40/389044-33, e-mail: [email protected], web: or follow on twitter: @TeamDrive

Media Contacts:

United States and Americas:
Heidi Groshelle, Groshelle Communications (for TeamDrive)
Tel: 415.821.1454 / [email protected]

Europe and RoW:
Rose Ross, Omarketing (for TeamDrive)
Tel: +44 (0)208 255 5225 / [email protected]

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