The Intralinks deal room is a simple, clutter-free interface that makes it easy to use and manage. Users can drag and drop files (individually or in bulk) directly from their desktop into the data room to store the files without any hassle. The VDR offers a range of security features to protect sensitive data from being compromised or accessed accidentally. These include granular authorizations for documents, a customizable dynamic watermarks and AI redaction. They also have multiple data centers that use multi-factor authentication to ensure the security of sensitive information.
The platform can be used for a diverse variety of business needs, including bankruptcy and reorganization as well as energy deals, and initial public offerings. It’s also designed to facilitate mergers and acquisitions and capital raisings, due-diligence, asset sales and post merger integration. It helps business participants blur the boundaries between geography and business in the same virtual platform to facilitate strategic transactions.
Intralinks offers business users access to desktop applications as well as secure mobile apps and web browsers. Its proprietary virtual data rooms and services are utilized to streamline workflows, accelerate due diligence, enhance deal value, and satisfy compliance and security requirements for high-stakes transactions.
The company was established in 1996 and is based in New York City. In 2018 it was acquired by SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. for $1 billion. It is a major provider of inter-enterprise content management and collaboration solutions. The services it offers allow global business participants to exchange confidential information and business files across different organizations in a secure controlled, controlled, and collaborative virtual environment. The platform is extensively used in M&A transactions as well as private equity and venture capital transactions.