5 15 2018

Ipswitch Galway Celebrates 2-Year Anniversary

Ipswitch Continues Commitment and Support of Excellence to Secure File Transfer and Network Management Customers and Partners in EMEA

GALWAY, Ireland and BURLINGTON, Mass. – May 15, 2018Ipswitch®, producer of award-winning and easy to use secure file transfer and network management software, is celebrating the two-year anniversary of its Galway office. The company established the Ipswitch Centre of Excellence in 2016 to get closer to customers and business partners who are a vital sales channel for Ipswitch’s WhatsUp® Gold network monitoring and MOVEit® secure file transfer across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

“We are delighted to celebrate the second birthday of Ipswitch in Galway in our state-of-the-art EMEA Centre of Excellence in the heart of the city,” said John McArdle, EMEA Channel Director at Ipswitch. “We would like to thank the wider Galway business community, our suppliers, customers and partners for welcoming and supporting us on our ongoing growth path in EMEA.”

Ipswitch started in Galway with a team of three talented technical support engineers and has since scaled to a team of 17, including highly skilled R&D, cloud operations, sales, marketing, HR and finance professionals. Sales and technical support teams provide local time zone support to in-country partners and customers across Europe. Product and CloudOps teams contribute to building the company’s portfolio of secure file transfer and browser automation/web testing products.

In line with Ipswitch’s philosophy, the Galway office contributes to the local communities in which it operates. Ipswitch has contributed to various organizations over the last two years, including Galway Hospice, Galway Lifeboat Station and Mutts Anonymous Dog Rescue & Adoption (MADRA), and engages with local business associations such as Technology Association of Galway (ITAG), Galway Chamber and academic institutions including NUI Galway and Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology.

Ipswitch Galway has been providing support for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for businesses that collect, store, process or transmit the personal data of EU residents, which takes effect on May 25, 2018. For more information, visit: https://www.ipswitch.com/solutions/gdpr-compliance



About Ipswitch Galway
Galway, Ireland is home to Ipswitch’s EMEA Centre of Excellence which includes cloud operations research and development, sales and technical support teams. The office provides technical and sales support to in-country partners and customers across Europe as well as central support for the company’s in-country teams across Germany, U.K., Netherlands, France, Italy and the Middle East. The centre hosts a dedicated partner and customer demonstration suite for sales which facilitates events and training.

About Ipswitch 
Ipswitch produces and sells file transfer and network management software for IT professionals. In business since 1991, Ipswitch has over 28,000 SMB and enterprise customers with over 1 million end users in 192 countries. Ipswitch’s suite of network and security solutions includes WhatsUp® Gold for network monitoring and MOVEit® and WS_FTP® for secure file transfer. Ipswitch’s focus on customer success is evidenced by an on-line community with over 115,000 members. To meet the varying needs of its customers, Ipswitch solutions support a range of environments including on-premise, hybrid and public or private cloud, via perpetual and subscription licensing. Ipswitch solutions meet the highest commercial and government data security requirements and are PCI, HIPAA and GDPR compliant.

The company has offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, visit https://www.ipswitch.com/ or connect on LinkedIn and Twitter. To learn about Ipswitch’s strategic alliances or global network of partners, visit https://www.ipswitch.com/partners.

Media Contact:
Benedicte Ferrari


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