Smarsh and Socialware Partner for Social Media Compliance
Smarsh®, the managed service leader in secure and reliable email archiving and compliance solutions, today announced a partnership with Socialware, a leader in helping companies manage, embrace and leverage public social networks. The partnership brings together the companies’ innovative technologies to offer a unique solution for messaging and social media governance and compliance. The 360-degree offering will integrate Socialware’s policy enforcement, capture, moderation and analytics capabilities for third-party networking sites, including Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, with the sophisticated message archiving and compliance platform from Smarsh.
“Socialware has developed a groundbreaking middleware solution, and our partnership has yielded a one-of-a-kind technology offering for messaging and social media compliance,” said Stephen Marsh, Smarsh founder and CEO. “With this partnership, firms can insert themselves in the stream of social networking data flow and proactively enforce policy, mitigate risk and responsibly leverage the powerful potential of social networking as a business tool.”
Powered by Socialware’s Compass solution, the new integrated offering includes the preservation, supervision and policy controls that enable financial services firms to operate in compliance with SEC and FINRA regulations. Firms can efficiently navigate the record-keeping, suitability and supervision challenges associated with social media, as detailed in the recently issued FINRA Regulatory Notice 10-06.