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mindSHIFT Selects Biscom's Secure Electronic File Transfer Solution for Legal Clients

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

mindSHIFT Selects Biscom's Secure Electronic File Transfer Solution for Legal Clients08:30 EDT Wednesday, April 25, 2012- The Addition Of A New Data Transfer Tool To mindSHIFT's Portfolio Of Managed IT And Professional Services Enhances Attorney/Client Collaboration. -NEW YORK, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of managed IT, professional and cloud services to law firms and corporate legal departments nationwide, today announced that it has partnered with Biscom, Inc. to provide the legal community with a more secure means to electronically transfer confidential client data. Unlike traditional file transfer methods including FTP, email and physical media, Biscom's Secure File Transfer for Legal offering provides an affordable, efficient and easy to use web-based solution that improves attorney/client collaboration while also reducing IT involvement in the transfer process.  "mindSHIFT has been a trusted technology advisor to the legal community for over 10 years, providing best-in-class infrastructure solutions and professional services to more than twenty-five percent of the Am Law 200 firms," said Silas McCullough, General Manager, mindSHIFT Legal Professional Services.  "We are committed to solving the unique technology challenges of our clients, enabling them to focus on building their practice instead of managing IT issues.  The addition of Biscom's Secure File Transfer solution to our portfolio of Total IT Management and professional services is a great fit.""Law firms and corporate legal departments handle large volumes of confidential client data every day and require an affordable and more secure way to exchange that data between colleagues and clients.  Our solution balances a firm's desire to ensure efficiencies, increase productivity and maintain standard business processes and workflows with the need to safely transfer electronic information," said Charles Magliato, Biscom Legal Program Director.  "We are pleased to be included in mindSHIFT's portfolio of IT services that have been developed specifically to meet the needs of law firms and corporate legal departments."mindSHIFT has been recognized as a trusted technology consultant by firms nationwide for its many years of experience in and understanding of the specific IT challenges facing the legal community.  The Company has also been voted one of the best IT outsourcing providers by readers of the New York Law Journal.  mindSHIFT is a Platinum Sponsor of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) and sponsors numerous chapters of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA). About Biscom, Inc.Biscom, the leading supplier of secure document exchange for the legal industry, delivers advanced technology that enables users to send and receive large files easily and securely.  Biscom has been selected by a growing number of Am Law 200 law firms to resolve the security, compliance and file attachment challenges of email and FTP.  Since 1986, Biscom has been providing enterprise document delivery and workflow solutions for Fortune 1000 companies.  Learn more at www.biscom.com/legal.About mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc. mindSHIFT, a Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) Services company, is one of the largest managed IT, cloud, data center and professional services providers, serving law firms, corporate legal departments and other small and mid-size organizations for more than 10 years. At mindSHIFT, we're about keeping your IT systems up and running, providing personal attention and making you more productive.  We're big enough to offer the facilities, services and expertise you expect, but small enough to provide the support and attention you demand. Learn more at http://www.mindSHIFT.com.SOURCE mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc.For further information: Lisa Masiello, +1-617-243-2757, lisa.masiello@mindshift.com