CellTrust Corporation, a global leader in enterprise mobile communications compliance enforcement, traceability and security, today announced it has been awarded its “System and method for tracking SMS messages” patent US 9,775,012 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for the SMS archiving technology in its SL2™ product.
CellTrust’s flagship SL2 utilizes the technology and intellectual property protected by the patent to ensure text messages are archived – a critical component of eDiscovery and compliance enforcement for highly-regulated industries. The second generation of CellTrust SecureLine, SL2, launched in April 2017, has been successfully implemented with tens of thousands of licenses around the world. US Patent 9,775,012 is the latest addition to CellTrust’s existing US and international portfolio of 35 patents and 63 licensed patent rights related to tracking SMS and mobile communication.
“Protecting our intellectual property has long been an important part of our mission at CellTrust,” said Sean Moshir, Chairman and CEO. “As the leader for SMS traceability and compliance, we will continue to innovate and protect our Intellectual property.”
CellTrust has been working on enterprise mobile communications compliance enforcement, traceability and security for more than a decade and has invested significant resources to understand and engineer for the complex compliance issues facing the financial services, government and healthcare industries. For example: FINRA Regulatory Notice/Guidance from April 2017 states that all firms intending to enable financial advisors to communicate for business purposes through text messaging applications or chat services, must first ensure that they can retain records of those communications.
CellTrust SL2 makes a fundamental change from device to user-centricity, helping organizations take full advantage of enterprise BYOD. With its unique user-based, multi-device access, real-time analytics and expanded desktop access—SL2delivers the usability and productivity benefits of BYOD while allowing organizations to manage, trace and archive mobile voice and SMS in support of compliance.