Nitro News & Press Releases

Nitro’s Acquisition of Connective—a Milestone Moment
Appeared in CIO Review on December 13, 2021 - Nitro is all set to acquire Connective NV, a leading European-based eSign SaaS provider.
Nitro acquires Connective to enhance its digital document signing reach
Appeared in Biometric Update on November 11, 2021 - Nitro has reached an agreement to acquire Belgian eSign SaaS provider Connective with the aim of accelerating and enhancing its eSign, digital identity (eID) and document workflow capabilities.
Nitro acquires European e-sign SaaS provider Connective
Appeared in ITPro on November 10, 2021 - Nitro Software has agreed to acquire Connective NV, a European-based e-sign software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for $81 million.
Nitro to acquire Belgian eSign company Connective for AU$110m
Appeared in Scoop Business on November 11, 2021 - Australian-born productivity company Nitro has entered into an agreement to acquire European company Connective NV in a deal worth an enterprise value of €70 million.
Nitro to raise $140m for Euro acquisition
Appeared in Sydney Morning Herald on November 10, 202 - Nitro has gone into a trading halt with plans to raise $140 million after announcing the acquisition of Belgian group Connective to spearhead its European expansion plans.
Nitro (ASX:NTO) to raise $140 million for major acquisition
Appeared in the Motley Fool on November 10, 2021 - The Nitro share price was halted this morning after the company announced a major new acquisition and accompanying equity raising.
Amerikaans IT-bedrijf neemt Antwerpse e-signing specialist over
Appeared in Made in Antwerpen on November 15, 2021 - Nitro is acquiring Antwerp-based e-signing specialist Connective, with its entire 60-person team expected to join Nitro.
Antwerpse e-signing specialist Connective verkocht aan Amerikaanse Nitro
Appeared in De Tijd on November 11, 2021 - Connective, a digital signatures company with more than 1,000 customers in more than 15 countries, is being sold for 70 million euros to Nitro Software.
Nitro annonce un accord pour acquérir Connective
Appeared in Boursier on November 10, 2021 - Nitro Software today announces that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Connective NV, a European SaaS provider leading in the field of electronic signatures.
Employees Never Want to Give Up Remote Work, According To New Nitro Productivity Report
Appeared in Scoop Business on October 22, 2021 - Nitro partnered with Qualtrics to survey 600 knowledge workers and 140 business leaders in multiple countries on the top challenges faced during the pandemic, changing workflows and digital needs.
Employees don't want to return to the office
Appeared in ITWeb on October 25, 2021 - While there is some desire to return to the office, most employees want to continue WFH and expect employers to offer remote work options post-pandemic, according to Nitro’s 2022 Productivity Report.
Employees Never Want to Give Up Remote Work
Appeared in Industry Today on October 21, 2021 - Nitro released its 2022 Productivity Report, which explores how the pandemic has transformed trends and technologies shaping work in 2022 and beyond.
Give up remote work? No way say employees
Appeared in Digital Journal on October 22, 2021 - Nitro has announced the results of a survey it conducted in partnership with Qualtrics to understand how the pandemic has reshaped productivity, workflows and digital initiatives.
Nitro Reveals Aggressive Pursuit of Adobe Business
Appeared in Channel Futures on November 1, 2021 - Simon Taylor, VP of global channel and alliances at Nitro, discusses the ways in which Nitro is disrupting Adobe’s hold on the market.
Electronic signatures are the future of business – we just need regulation to catch up
Appeared in Security Brief Australia on January 25, 2022 - Nitro CEO Sam Chandler dives into why the Australian government needs to recognize electronic signatures as the future of business.
IT Professionals Day: Top IT Leaders Weigh in Their Experiences
Appeared in AiThority on September 21, 2021 Nitro's CPO, Sam Thorpe, and other leaders discuss the value IT pros bring to the tech industry.
Why paper (yes, paper) is causing remote workers more stress
Appeared in HR Tech Cube on September 9, 2021 Businesses probably don’t think about paper that often, but it causes more workflow inefficiencies and bottlenecks than you might think.
Why there has never been a better time to go paperless
Appeared in KMWorld on August 31, 2021 Weaning your business off paper completely will certainly not happen overnight, but it can be done! If there is still some hesitation, here are three of the top reasons to start making the transition to paperless today.
Women's Equality Day 2021: Reflecting on Equality in the Workplace
Appeared in VMblog on August 26, 2021 Nitro's COO, Gina O'Reilly, along with other women leaders share their thoughts on gender equality within the workplace and share their advice to those women who are kick starting their careers.
Creating Value Through Authenticity: Sam Thorpe, Chief Product Officer, Nitro
Appeared in Intelligent CIO on August 9, 2021 Sam Thorpe, Chief Product Officer, Nitro, discusses the philosophies he attributes to success in product development: ‘Create value for others first; focus on storytelling as a means to success and support behavior change throughout the process’.
Sam Thorpe Of Nitro On How To Use Digital Transformation To Take Your Company To The Next Level
Appeared in Authority Magazine on August 11, 2021 Nitro's CPO, Sam Thorpe, was featured in Authority Magazine's series about “How To Use Digital Transformation To Take Your Company To The Next Level.”
Nitro Launches New Partner Acceleration Program and Partner Portal
Appeared in eChannelNews on August 4, 2021 Nitro Software announced a series of significant updates to its Partner Acceleration Program and the launch of its Partner Portal.
Why there has never been a better time to go paperless
Appeared in IT Brief Australia on August 2, 2021 The idea of a truly ‘paperless office’ has been talked about for many years, but few organisations have actually adopted the concept and eliminated paper for good.
Document productivity vendor Nitro launches new partner program as they move to platform model
Appeared in Channel Buzz on July 23, 2021 San Francisco-based Nitro Software, which has historically competed against Adobe in the PDF market with lower-cost offerings, has stepped up its partner enablement support.
Nitro Software (ASX:NTO) launches Nitro Sign
Appeared in the Market Herald on July 21, 2021 Nitro Software (NTO) has launched its Nitro Sign subscription product, offering customers unlimited, enterprise-grade eSigning capability.
Nitro refreshes partner program
Appeared in ARN on July 20, 2021 Document solutions vendor Nitro has updated its partner program, which it claims will now offer new discounts and margins to partners.
Nitro Software, Infinicept Roll Out New Opportunities, Benefits for Partners
Appeared in Channel Futures on July 19, 2021 Nitro Software has updated its Partner Acceleration Program and launched its new partner portal. These changes allow the company to become a channel-first leader in PDF productivity and eSignature solutions.
Nitro Acquires PDFpen from Smile
Appeared in TidBITS on July 12, 2021 As Macs, iPhones, and iPads have become more prevalent in the enterprise, largely as a result of employee-choice and “bring your own device” programs, the need for Nitro to expand into the Apple world became apparent.
Nitro Software acquires PDFpen for $6m cash
Appeared in IT Brief Australia on July 5, 2021 Nitro Software is set to acquire PDFpen, a suite of PDF productivity applications for Mac, iPhone and iPad. Under the agreement, Nitro will pay $6 million in cash for the solution.
Work Smarter, Not Harder: Tech Industry Experts Reflect On World Productivity Day For All Year Round
Appeared in Software Business Growth Magazine on June 23, 2021 In honor of World Productivity Day, Nitro's COO Gina O'Reilly and other tech experts shared some insights on productivity and how to help teams achieve work-life balance.
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Nitro Brings Its eSignature Offerings to the U.S. and Australia, Launches Nitro Sign Premium
May 18, 2022 10:00 AM
New eSign Solution Makes It Easier for Companies to Meet Ever-Evolving Compliance Regulations
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Nitro Sign Positioned as a Leader in 2022 GigaOm Radar Report for eSignatures
April 07, 2022 01:04 PM
SAN FRANCISCO, April 07, 2022 – eSignature solutions have become a necessity for supporting business functions because of the increased need for data security, enhanced business process efficiencies, and the wide-scale adoption of hybrid work models due to the Covid 19 pandemic. Nitro Software Limited (ASX:NTO) (‘Nitro’ or the ‘Company’), the global leader in document productivity software, was named one of the three top vendors in the 2022 GigaOm Radar report for eSignature solutions.
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Nitro to Acquire European eSign Leader Connective
November 09, 2021 05:04 PM
Acquisition positions Nitro to become a top 3 global provider in enterprise eSigning
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Employees Never Want to Give Up Remote Work, According to New Nitro Productivity Report
October 21, 2021 10:44 AM
75% of knowledge workers say WFH support is extremely or very important when considering future employment opportunities
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Nitro Expands Presence in North America with New Toronto Hub
September 23, 2021 09:33 AM
Global document productivity software company selects the Toronto Region to support global talent acquisition and diversification strategy
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Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
August 18, 2021 08:10 PM
19 August 2021
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Nitro Launches Unlimited eSigning, Integration with Salesforce
July 20, 2021 07:10 PM
21 July 2021
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Nitro Launches New Partner Acceleration Program and Partner Portal to Become a Channel-First Leader in PDF Productivity and eSignature Solutions
July 19, 2021 09:58 AM
Enables global resellers and distributors to maximize Nitro's document productivity solutions
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Nitro announces completion of PDFpen acquisition
July 15, 2021 05:44 PM
12 July 2021
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Nitro to acquire PDFpen, expanding productivity to Mac, iPhone, and iPad users
June 28, 2021 10:38 AM
28 June 2021
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New eBook Launches: “Ahead of the Curve: Financial Services Accelerate Business with Nitro”
June 15, 2021 09:47 AM
Intended to help financial services CIOs adapt to remote work and evolving digital needs
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Homegrown Australian Technology Stars Back eSignatures Push
June 10, 2021 10:33 AM
Nitro leads challenge to make permanent change in Australian legislation
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Nitro Appoints New CFO and CMO to Accelerate Growth of Document Productivity Platform
October 13, 2020 01:37 AM
Former BlueVine and Imperva executives join global leadership team at Nitro Software
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New Nitro Future of Work Report Shows How Lack of Access to Digital Tools Impacts Remote Work
September 16, 2020 05:08 AM
Only 39% of workers feel their document workflows are somewhat up to date at best 95% see room for improvement in how their organizations handle documents 73% of workers plan to WFH as much or more frequently, even post-pandemic
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Digital tools key to enterprise knowledge worker productivity during COVID-19, finds new Nitro Future of Work report
July 21, 2020 09:23 PM
Report finds printing and paper have taken a massive hit, yet businesses see improvements in productivity and faster turnaround times on key workflows. Enterprises switch to permanent document and workflow digitization for ongoing time and cost savings, as Nitro reports significant uptick in demand for its products. Despite business benefits, data shows a shift in work/life balance, and changes to the typical 9-5 workday.
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Nitro Launches Smarter eSigning to Accelerate Digital Workflows and Help Businesses Shift to Remote Work
June 09, 2020 11:33 AM
Nitro Sign is now available for FREE through the end of 2020 to support all individuals and businesses as they transition to a ‘new normal’ of remote and digital work The new standalone eSigning solution follows strong company performance in Q1 and a surge in demand for digital transformation solutions as a result of COVID-19
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Nitro Research Shows Impact of Document Challenges on Employee Satisfaction and Customer Experience
October 30, 2019 12:00 AM
Only 3% of knowledge workers are happy with document management at their companies.
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Nitro to Bring eSigning Solution and Document Productivity Alternative to Middle East and Africa
May 08, 2019 12:00 AM
Nitro will drive digital transformation in MEA through partnership with region's largest IT distributor
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Nitro Partners with Dropbox to Provide PDF Productivity and eSigning
November 06, 2018 12:00 AM
Nitro integration with Dropbox Extensions will expand PDF productivity capabilities for users directly within Dropbox
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Nitro Productivity Suite Provides Streamlined PDF Workflow and Electronic Signatures at Enterprise Scale
June 12, 2018 12:00 AM
New product suite combines unlimited eSignatures with PDF productivity tools to eliminate paper-based processes and drive digital transformation
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Australian Workers Admit to Non-Compliance and Security Risks
August 29, 2017 12:00 AM
One in three enterprise employees guilty of sending work documents through personal email accounts
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Nitro Raises US$15m Series C Funding Round to Further Accelerate Growth in the Enterprise
April 04, 2017 12:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO, April 4th, 2017—Nitro, the leader in document productivity solutions, today announced a US$15 million capital raise led by global investment firm Battery Ventures to further fuel the company’s global push to become the document productivity and digital transformation partner of choice for the enterprise.
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Nitro Acquires doxIQ to Boost Document Analytics Expertise
October 22, 2015 12:00 AM
October 22, 2015—Nitro, the document productivity company, announced it has acquired doxIQ, enhancing Nitro’s document analytics technology as the company begins transitioning from 10 years as the No. 1 replacement for Adobe Acrobat to a cloud-based provider of Smart Document services.
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Nitro Launches Pro 10 and New Cloud SaaS Solution, Accelerating the Way Businesses Create, Prepare and Sign Documents
June 09, 2015 12:00 AM
New SaaS solution, Nitro Pro+ 10, uses Nitro Cloud technology to offer seamless integration to unlimited e-signing capabilities on desktop Full suite of Nitro’s document tools now available as subscription service New integrations with document storage solutions Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox
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Nitro Continues Expansion in Europe; Hits 500,000th Customer Milestone as AIB signs up in Ireland
February 24, 2015 12:00 AM
DUBLIN – 24 February, 2015 – Nitro, a leading provider of document productivity and workflow solutions, today announced it has reached 500,000 customers globally as one of Ireland’s largest commercial and retail banks, Allied Irish Bank (AIB), has signed on to rollout Nitro to over 1,000 employees. Nitro has experienced over 50% growth in Europe since announcing the opening of its Dublin office at the 2013 Web Summit.
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Nitro Founder Celebrated as Australian EY Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year
November 24, 2014 12:00 AM
MELBOURNE – 21 November, 2014 – Nitro Founder and CEO Sam Chandler was named the national winner in the Emerging category at last night’s finalist awards ceremony for the 2014 EY Australian Entrepreneur of the Year in Melbourne. This follows Chandler’s win in the same category for the Southern Region in July.
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Nitro Secures $15m from Battery Ventures to Bring Smarter Documents to Everyone
November 04, 2014 12:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO – November 4, 2014 – Nitro, a leading document productivity company, today announced that it has closed a $15 million funding round from Battery Ventures to accelerate its vision of bringing smarter documents to everyone. It also announced that Michael Brown, general partner at Battery, will be joining Nitro’s Board of Directors.
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Nitro Founder and CEO Named ‘Best Mid-Market Rising Star’ at the BRW GE Capital Momentum Awards
August 28, 2014 12:00 AM
MELBOURNE—28 August, 2014 – Nitro Founder and CEO Sam Chandler emerged as the 2014 ‘Best Rising Star’ at the BRW GE Capital Momentum Awards last night, recognised for driving the growth and international expansion of Nitro, the Australian-founded digital document productivity and collaboration company.
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Nitro Announces Microsoft RMS Integration with Nitro Pro
June 03, 2014 12:00 AM
Nitro Pro with RMS Introduces User-Based File Security for Businesses
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Nitro Reveals Large Gap in Business Preparation for Windows XP Deadline
March 24, 2014 12:00 AM
With one-third of organizations yet to upgrade to Windows 7/8, opportunity exists for IT departments to evaluate other applications
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The Nitro 2022 Productivity Report

Learn how the pandemic has transformed productivity, workflows and digital initiatives, as well as the trends and technologies shaping work in 2022 and beyond.