As corporations move to embrace customers on a myriad of social networking sites, compliance risks are always an issue. Smarsh and Socialware have announced a new partnership that will merge respective technologies into a single solution for messaging and social media governance and compliance. As noted in this news release, 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, allowing firms to efficiently navigate the record-keeping, suitability and supervision challenges associated with social media.
"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."