Simms International has been appointed sole UK distributor for Apricorn.
Apricorn manufactures FIPS 140-2 USB encrypted storage devices ranging from 4GB to 8TB capacity. The company’s Aegis range of products is centred on being 100% hardware encrypted with on-board authentication, making them software-free and cross-platform compatible, suitable for all types of government departments and organisations large and small.
Jon Fielding, Managing Director EMEA, Apricorn “The UK market is key for Apricorn growth and in selecting Simms, the UK’s leading memory and storage experts as our sole UK distributor ensures that our products will be well positioned in the UK channel. The Simms team has an extensive network across many industries which will help promote Apricorn products.”
Andrew Henderson, Managing Director of Simms International continues “Apricorn is well established as the manufacturer of choice for encrypted storage solutions for many enterprises where secure data storage is critical. Its broad range of encrypted solutions will enhance our current portfolio of products whilst opening up new markets and opportunities. We are delighted that we have been appointed as UK distributor.”
The agreement is the first since Simms International incorporated Jactron into the Simms marque. The company says it is a natural progression for the company, It brings Simms and Jactron under one corporate umbrella as a brand – Simms International plc.
Simms will continue to service the existing Jactron customers, supplying industrial grade memory and data storage modules to the aerospace, defence, transportation, energy and telecommunications industries.