GENEVA, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Silent Circle today announced a North American Distributor Agreement with Ingram Micro Mobility, which specializes in distribution for all aspects of the mobility device lifecycle. The agreement marks a significant step in Silent Circle's maturation and growth, as Ingram Micro Mobility holds longstanding working relationships with network operators, manufacturers and other mobile-industry players across the United States and Canada.
"Whether you're an enterprise or an individual, mobile privacy and security are of major concern," said Bashar Nejdawi, Executive Vice President, Ingram Micro and President, North America, Ingram Micro Mobility. "Silent Circle provides that layer of security and peace of mind for many users."
"Privacy is at the heart of everything we do at Silent Circle. Demand across North America is increasing for devices and services that give users the opportunity to put privacy first," said Bill Conner, President & CEO of Silent Circle. "We are honored to have the opportunity to collaborate with such a sophisticated global distribution partner as Ingram Micro Mobility. Together with Ingram, Silent Circle will have the reach to professionally deliver on the growing orders for Blackphones and Silent Suite."
The way people work has evolved. With a growing number of employees now using personal devices to connect to their enterprise networks, and with mobile devices an increasingly critical element of every day business, traditional walled garden approaches to security are no longer enough. Silent Circle has created a platform of devices, software and services to offer true enterprise privacy: a combination of security and policy that focuses on keeping information private from the start, instead of relying on outdated approaches to security.
For more information on Silent Circle's enterprise privacy platform please visit https://www.silentcircle.com or follow @SilentCircle on Twitter.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro helps businesses realize the promise of technology. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. Discover how Ingram Micro can help you realize the promise of technology. More at ingrammicro.com.
Ingram Micro Mobility delivers supply chain, distribution and recovery solutions across all aspects of the mobility device lifecycle, through responsiveness and focused execution. The Mobility division helps boost accessibility of connected and mobile devices, wearables, machine-to-machine technologies and accessories in the marketplace by solving customers' complex logistical challenges. Ingram Micro Mobility's device lifecycle services include capabilities such as warehousing, software loading, e-commerce, advanced planning, order management, accounts receivable and credit management, end-user fulfillment, and reverse logistics, including wireless device repair, triaging, refurbishment and recycling services. Visit ingrammicro.com/mobility.
About Silent Circle
Silent Circle is a leader in enterprise privacy, delivered through a revolutionary mobile ecosystem of devices, software and services, starting with ZRTP to build a fundamentally different mobile architecture.
Now led by Bill Conner, the former Entrust President and CEO and Nortel President, Silent Circle was co-founded by Mike Janke, former Navy SEAL and security expert; Phil Zimmermann, co-founder of PGP, developer of the ZRTP protocol and 2015 inductee into the Internet Hall of Fame; and Jon Callas, creator of Apple's whole disk encryption software and co-founder of PGP Corporation.
Silent Circle is headquartered in Switzerland, home to the world's best privacy laws. For more information on Silent Circle, go to: https://www.silentcircle.com
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