Hightail (formerly known as YouSendIt) is a company providing a cloud service for file sharing, creative collaboration, project management, and integrations. It allows users to send, receive, digitally sign, and synchronize files via desktop or mobile application.

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HQSan Francisco, CA, US
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Hightail was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US

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Hightail Office Locations

Hightail has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
535 Mission St, San Francisco
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Hightail Financials and Metrics

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$92.7 m


In total, Hightail had raised $92.7 m. Hightail is a subsidiary of Open Text

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Hightail News and Updates

Business Cloud Storage Consumption Market: Past, Present and Future Scenario by top key players Zoolz, OpenDrive, JustCloud, MozyPro, Egnyte, CrashPlan, Dropbox, Carbonite, Hightail, Box

Cloud storage is a service model in which data is maintained, managed, backed up remotely and made available to users over a network Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

OpenText acquires venture-backed Hightail

Waterloo, Ontario-based enterprise information management company OpenText Corp has acquired Hightail Inc, a Campbell, California-based cloud service for file sharing and creative collaboration. No financial terms were disclosed. OpenText said the deal reinforces its commitment to solutions that hel…

Consolidation in the cloud as OpenText buys Hightail and Carbonite grabs Mozy from Dell

 Back in the early 2000s before Dropbox was a gleam in Drew Houston’s eye, sharing large files was a huge challenge. Email services limited attachment size because bandwidth and storage were both expensive and FTP required a certain level of technical acumen. YouSendIt tried to resolve that problem …

OpenText acquires file-sharing service Hightail, formerly YouSendIt

File-sharing startup Hightail has been acquired by enterprise information management (EIM) company OpenText. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Campbell, California-based Hightail was founded in 2004 as YouSendIt, which served as a platform for sending large file attachments that were too big to …

Hightail Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hightail founded?

    Hightail was founded in 2004.

  • How many employees does Hightail have?

    Hightail has 57 employees.

  • Who are Hightail competitors?

    Competitors of Hightail include Nasstar, New Signature and Fiix.

  • Where is Hightail headquarters?

    Hightail headquarters is located at 535 Mission St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Hightail offices?

    Hightail has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Hightail have?

    Hightail has 1 office.