Tumbleweed and iLumin Forge Strategic Partnership
iLumin Software Services is to acquire Tumbleweed’s Message Monitor email archiving product. In addition, the two companies are to form a strategic partnership to offer integrated email protection and enterprise archiving and compliance solutions to customers in the financial services and other industries. Under the terms of the agreement, Tumbleweed and iLumin will jointly sell their integrated email firewall, email archival and regulatory compliance solutions to new prospects. The United States Air Force is conducting a pilot of Tumbleweed’s Valicert Validation Authority to validate Department of Defense (DoD) Common Access Card transactions as part of an initial capability effort.