Global Relay offers an advanced and comprehensive email archiving service. The archive is secure and tamperproof, able to scale and secure large amounts of data. The archive can store all types of electronic communications, including wit instant messaging platforms such as Slack. This will help ensure full legal compliance and prevent data loss for large enterprises. There a range of audits available and admin controls such as retention policies and roles-based access. However, smaller companies should be aware that the service is very expensive. Fees to export data are very high, with some customers reporting they were billed up to $50 per GB, leading to an overall cost of $82,500 to transfer their archive to another platform. Global Relay also does not advertise an SLA on archiving speed.
While costs can be high, the advanced admin features and analytics make this platform a strong solution for larger companies who need full archiving of all email communications. This is a one-stop shop for securing and storing all electronic communications within a business.