Smarsh® provides hosted solutions for archiving electronic communications, including email, IM and social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Founded in 2001, Smarsh helps over 10,000 organizations manage and enforce flexible, secure and cost-effective compliance and records retention strategies and mitigate risk. Smarsh also offers integrated modules within its email archiving suite for classification and policy management, data-leak prevention and encryption. The SaaS (software as a service) delivery model enables clients to eliminate IT infrastructure costs and minimize operating burden, while benefiting from Smarsh expertise in hosting large volumes of mission-critical client data. Smarsh email management solutions are designed to help organizations meet the myriad challenges created by the proliferation of email and electronic messages. The integrated platform enables users to:• Meet SEC, FINRA and other emerging regulatory compliance obligations.• Promote investor confidence with a demonstrative commitment to transparent operation, regulatory compliance and data security.• Be prepared for E-discovery. Take a proactive approach to managing electronic data and save your organization time and money in litigation and early-case assessment. • Enforce governance policies for organizational use of email, social media, instant messaging and other electronic communication platforms.• Manage email server and mailbox growth.• Offload the costs and operation burden of managing email on-premise and create IT efficiencies. Smarsh has built its reputation by handling the sophisticated archiving and compliance needs of the financial services industry. Customizable solutions fit the needs, budgets and technological infrastructure of any business and are matched with unrivaled customer support and service.