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Zix Corporation Unveils the Next Generation in Mobile Delivery for Email Encryption Services
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ZixMobility sets a new standard for easy-to-use, easy-to-access secure email

SAN FRANCISCO & DALLAS, Feb 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp), (NASDAQ: ZIXI), the leader in email encryption services, has introduced ZixMobilityTM, the new standard in simple mobile access for secure email, at the 2011 RSA Conference in San Francisco, Calif.

U.S. mobile users spend more time using e-mail on their phones than any other internet based mobile activity, according to a December 2010 report published by the Nielsen Company. The ease-of-use for encrypted email on mobile devices has not matched this trend, requiring users to overcome inconvenient steps, distorted screen layouts and inefficient implementations to access secure email. ZixCorp has addressed these challenges to offer enhanced mobile support for email encryption through ZixMobility.

"Mobile email encryption users require solutions that are very simple to use and that are designed specifically for today's devices without neglecting the need for providing a high level of security," said Eric Ouellet, Vice President, Secure Business Enablement for Gartner, Inc. "Solutions must offer a seamless user experience and be finely integrated with existing environments to meet the demands of users in today's market place."

ZixMobility functions across all major smartphone platforms, including AndroidTM, BlackBerry(R) and iPhone(R). ZixMobility exceeds conventional email encryption standards for mobile support by offering:

  • Seamless email encryption as users navigate from desktop to mobile device
  • Optimized layouts designed for the user's environment
  • Fully functional navigation maximized for the user's screen
  • Maximum user convenience with no cumbersome steps

"Business is no longer conducted behind a desk from 9 to 5; it's conducted anytime and anywhere with a mobile device. ZixCorp's introduction of ZixMobility drives encrypted email beyond all traditional boundaries to enable secure email anytime, anywhere and on any mobile device," said Rick Spurr, ZixCorp's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "At ZixCorp, we understand email encryption on mobile devices was cumbersome and that it needed to be simplified for all users. ZixMobility is the solution, enabling secure email as easily from a mobile device as a desktop."

ZixMobility will be commercially available in July 2011. For additional information on ZixMobility and/or to view a demo of the new solution, please visit ZixCorp's booth at the RSA conference - no. 954 - or contact Taylor Stansbury at 214-370-2134.

About Zix Corporation

Zix Corporation provides the only email encryption services designed with your most important relationships in mind. The most influential companies and government organizations use the proven ZixCorp(R) Email Encryption Services, including WellPoint, Humana, the SEC and more than 1,200 hospitals and 1,500 financial institutions. ZixCorp Email Encryption Services are powered by ZixDirectorySM, the largest email encryption community in the world. The tens of millions of ZixDirectory members can feel secure knowing their most important relationships are protected. For more information, visit

Statements about the anticipated commercial availability of ZixMobility are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements are based upon information available to ZixCorp on the date this release was issued. ZixCorp undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Any forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from the events or results described in the forward-looking statements, including risks or uncertainties related to implementation and acceptance of new products and services. ZixCorp may not succeed in addressing these and other risks. Further information regarding factors that could affect ZixCorp financial and other results can be found in the risk factors section of ZixCorp's most recent filing on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE: Zix Corporation

Taylor Stansbury, 214-370-2134