GWAVA and RyanTech Announce a New Partnership for Archiving Office 365

28 September 2016

GWAVA Inc, the leading provider of compliance, archiving, and eDiscovery for electronic communication, today announced a new partnership with RyanTech, the premier Microsoft Partner, and the leading provider of Microsoft Office 365, Exchange Online solutions and more. As part of this partnership, RyanTech will expand its product offering, naming Retain Unified Archiving as the exclusive archiving solution for RyanTech Cloud Services customers worldwide.

In addition, this joint offering of Office 365 or Exchange Online together with Retain will provide customers complete built-in eDiscovery, redaction, & case assessment. This partnership will expand the reach of Office 365 to meet the requirements of organizations that must archive email, but also need to archive social media and mobile communication data.

The offering provides:

  • Complete Archiving with All Office 365 Plans (Business Essentials, Premium, Enterprise E1, E3 & E5 plans.)
  • Built-in Litigation Support with eDiscovery & Redaction
  • Archiving of Social Media, Instant Messaging & Web Search Data
  • Archiving of Mobile Device Communication Data (iOS, Android, BlackBerry)
  • Multi-Platform Email Archiving Integration (Office 365, Exchange, Gmail, GroupWise)

"RyanTech’s commitment to excellence, thought leadership & customer service has earned them recent awards at Microsoft. The GWAVA/Retain partnership strengthens their value proposition for customers even further with expanded archiving capabilities to Social & mobile + redaction functionality. We’re excited to endorse this partnership & look forward to capturing incremental Office 365 share through this enhanced offering.” – Joshua Shea, Partner Sales Executive at Microsoft

“RyanTech is excited to choose Retain Unified Archiving as the exclusive archiving solution for our customers,” stated Kevin McMillen, Founder and CEO of RyanTech. “Our partnership with GWAVA allows us to provide increased value to our Office 365 and Exchange Online customers, through archiving, eDiscovery and compliance of email, social media and mobile communication data”
“RyanTech has a stellar reputation as a Microsoft Partner” states Ken Muir, CEO, GWAVA. “Their Office 365 and Exchange Online offering greatly compliments the Retain Unified Archiving capabilities. This new partnership will help us better serve our customers and other organizations who have a need for archiving, compliance and advanced eDiscovery.”

Retain archives all Office 365 email and Exchange email, in addition to archiving social media and mobile communication data, into one central location. Retain helps organizations ensure compliance, and enables litigation support, with the built-in tools, for eDiscovery, export, and redaction on all your archived content. Retain features full archiving capabilities, without requiring the additional Office 365 E3 level licensing plans.


About RyanTech

RyanTech, Inc. provides web-based application services as well as custom system development, hosting, management and consulting services to the automotive industry. Having earned Microsoft Gold Certifications in over 47 competencies, RyanTech's custom systems development services deliver rapid, high impact results and allow partner companies to realize benefits quickly. This results oriented technical expertise, backed by extensive automotive industry experience, has enabled RyanTech to help build and manage many successful companies and systems that continue to deliver real value, year after year. RyanTech is a privately held corporation founded in 1999 with headquarters in Park City, UT.


For more than a decade GWAVA remains unsurpassed at protecting electronic messaging infrastructures and providing those systems with superior unified archiving. The Retain Unified Archiving solution by GWAVA enables organizations to seamlessly archive all electronic business communication data, including email (Exchange, Office 365, Gmail and GroupWise), social media, instant messaging, and mobile communication – in one central location. GWAVA is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec with offices throughout the US, Germany, and the United Kingdom. GWAVA maintains a network of global strategic partners with BlackBerry, Samsung, Microsoft, Novell and Verizon. GWAVA’s key industry verticals include, Government, Education, Financial Services, Legal, and Healthcare. Information on GWAVA can be found at

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