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Passportal Expands Password Security Platform Adding Integrated Documentation Management

Debut of Passportal’s Ocular™ brand, expanded portfolio and redesigned website marks a key milestone in company’s fast-growth history and IT channel success

CALGARY, ALBERTA – CANADA – March 1, 2017 – Ready for another record year, IT security innovator Passportal today announced an expanded and rebranded portfolio of innovative and easy-to-manage password and new documentation management solution designed exclusively for use by channel partners.

“Channel partners worldwide are becoming increasingly aware and beginning to embrace the important and foundational role password security and documentation plays when it comes to delivering mature, proactive managed IT services,” said Colin Knox, founder and CEO, Passportal.  “Our latest technology innovations, combined with our new branded platform, turns up the value of password protection and centralized documentation for the IT Services market we serve. The struggle to deliver secure IT services is real and the solution is Ocular™.” 

Available globally, Passportal’s flagship platform – now called Ocular™ – features a number of new innovations and partner-influenced enhancements. These include a new, mobile-friendly user interface, a real-time user activity feed, and a new module for documentation management called Ocular™ +docs.

Designed in-house and integrated into the Ocular™ platform, the intuitive and fully audited documentation management module simplifies search and secure file management for internal files, installers, contracts, user guides, etc., using drag and drop file uploading and folder tree directory management. Ocular™ +docs also includes easy-to-navigate, controlled access articles for “how to” instructions, knowledge base articles and standard operating procedures (SOPs), and allows channel partners to create quick-link relationships between any password credentials, articles and files.

“Passportal is delivering the managed password security and documentation management channel partners need to remove the risks associated with internal password management, and properly secure their businesses, as well as the businesses they serve,” said Dan Wensley, president, Passportal. “Our new branding makes the business case for secure password and documentation management undeniable, presenting a clear call to action for channel partners and the businesses they serve to seriously simplify security by taking advantage of our Ocular™ platform.”

In addition to the Ocular™ platform, Passportal’s popular and complementary self-service password reset product, formerly known as Passportal Lite, has been rebranded as Blink™. With a handful of new feature enhancements, Blink™ now fully supports self-service resets on both Microsoft Active Directory domains, as well as workgroup or peer-to-peer networks of Windows computers.

To elevate the energy around its brand, Passportal also re-architected its website to provide channel partners with an easy-to-navigate resource to learn more about why password and documentation management are critically important to managed service providers and IT security professionals. For a first look, visit

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About Passportal

Passportal simplifies secure password and documentation management for IT professionals. The IT security innovator offers channel partners an industrial-strength, fully-managed, cloud-based software solution called Ocular™ that automates password protection and makes storing, managing and retrieving passwords quick and easy from virtually any connected device. Available to VARs, MSPs and ISVs worldwide, Passportal’s Ocular™ platform that includes Docs, Site, and Blink™ promote compliance with industry regulations and helps protect businesses from data breaches, cyber security threats and network vulnerabilities. Founded in 2011 by successful MSP owner Colin Knox, Passportal is headquartered in Calgary and was recently named one of the “Top Emerging Vendors” in North America by CRN. In 2012, Passportal debuted as one of CRN’s “hottest technologies” for channel partners. For more information, visit or call 888-870-7840.


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