May 18, 2011

ZL Outscored Most Competitors in Mail Capture, Mail Management, Scalability and Security

SAN JOSE, CA – May. 18, 2010 ZL Technologies, Inc., the leader in archiving and eDiscovery software for large organizations, announced today that it has been named a Strong Performer in the 2011 report by Forrester Research Inc., titled “The Forrester Wave™: Message Archiving Software, Q1 2011.” ZL outscored most Strong Performers and Leaders in categories including message capture, message management, scalability, and security. ZL’s current offering was rated the second highest in the market.

The report highlights a number of features in which ZL excels over its competitors:

    • “(ZL) provides the ability to archive from any supported mail server using a single instance of the software.”
    • “(ZL) offers strong storage management support.”
    • “(ZL) provides real-time support for corporate records management via granular retention policies and classification, whether via autoclassification (based on document content or characteristics), or manual classification, which can be applied directly or indirectly via designated file folders and mail client classifications.”
    • “Large enterprises use the Unifed Archive product to archive email, files, SharePoint, and other content types and applications”

“In recognition of our success to date, Forrester has identified ZL as a leader in the marketplace. Forrester also recognizes that today’s archiving needs are increasing exponentially such that organizations must be able to manage eDiscovery, records management, and compliance from a single platform,” said Kon Leong, CEO and Co-founder, ZL Technologies, Inc. “ This report confirms that ZL’s Unified Archive approach is what today’s rapidly evolving organizations require.”

ZL Technologies’ Unified Archive® provides a scalable and flexible solution to govern enterprise information across the organization. The solution takes the burden of records management off of end-users by automatically indexing, classifying, and retaining documents, subject to a fully configurable file plan. ZL Unified Archive® ensures consistent Records Management across the enterprise by supporting the full range of electronic content, including email, files, IMs, blogs, collaboration tools like SharePoint and Quickr, and social media including Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

About ZL Technologies, Inc.

ZL Technologies makes Unified Archive® software (“ZL UA®”) to enable large enterprises to manage all unstructured content such as e-mail and files, to satisfy corporate archiving needs for eDiscovery, records management, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and storage management. It also enables the same unstructured content to become the organization’s Corporate eMemory™ for competitive advantage, such as sharing knowledge, experts, and history across the enterprise. ZL UA’s unique differentiator is its unified architecture, which consolidates all applications and billions of documents under one platform, thus eliminating today’s fractured data silos which significantly raise operating costs and legal risks. Demonstrating a proven track record with Global 500 customers and strategic partnerships with major players such as Oracle, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and SunGard, ZL has emerged as the technology leader in harnessing unstructured “Big Data” for strategic advantage. For more information, please visit