nov. 28 2017

National Association for Business Resources Names Ipswitch to Boston’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in 2017

Leading Secure File Transfer and Network Management Company Recognized for Excellence in Human Resource Practices and Employee Enrichment Programs

BURLINGTON, Mass. – Nov. 28, 2017Ipswitch®, the leader in easy to deploy, manage and use file transfer and network management software, has been named to the Best and Brightest Companies To Work For® in Boston list by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) for the second year in a row. In its second year, the competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment.

“By making Ipswitch a better company to work for, we make the lives of our employees richer, we make better products and better serve our customers, all while positively impacting our community as a whole,” said Steven Rotman, Chief People Officer at Ipswitch. “It’s a win-win all around, and the goal we continuously strive to achieve.”

An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories, including compensation, communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. Ipswitch scored above the regional average across the majority of categories, but particularly excelled in employee training and development as well as recruitment, selection and orientation.

“Greater Boston companies realize that their employees are key to business success,” said Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO, National Association for Business Resources. “The companies that were selected intentionally keep employee needs at the forefront of their policies. We are very impressed by the commitment that they have demonstrated to their employees.”

Ipswitch recently moved into a new global corporate headquarters in Burlington, Mass. As part of its new office celebration, the company provided supplies for 120 emergency duffel bags for the Wonderfund in support of the many children placed in the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) care. The company supports many charities, creating an impact where its employees work and live. Ipswitch is currently hiring. For more information, visit:

With over 20 years of experience conducting Best and Brightest Company competitions, NABR has identified numerous best human resource practices and provided benchmarking for companies that continue to be leaders in employment standards. For the full list of the Best and Brightest Companies To Work For in Boston winners, visit: 


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About the Best and Brightest Programs
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in operations and employee enrichment that lead to increased productivity and financial performance. This competition scores potential winners based on regional data of company performance and a set standard across the nation. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. There are numerous regional celebrations throughout the country. For more information, visit:

About Ipswitch
With over 1 million users from tens of thousand of companies managing more than 150,000 networks in 116 countries, Ipswitch designs and develops industry-leading software that enables the easy delivery of 24/7 performance and security across cloud, virtual and on-premise environments. IT teams worldwide rely on 25 years of innovation to optimize and secure business transactions, applications and infrastructure with Ipswitch MOVEit® secure file transfer, Ipswitch WhatsUp® Gold network monitoring and Ipswitch WS_FTP®. Available directly or through strategic alliances with leading IT vendors and the company’s fast-growing global partner ecosystem, Ipswitch’s wide portfolio improves application and network performance, monitors diverse IT environments and ensures secure exchange of data that meets PCI, HIPAA, GDPR and other industry and government data security and regulatory requirements.

The company has offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, visit or connect on LinkedIn and Twitter. To learn about Ipswitch’s strategic alliances or global network of partners, visit




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