Microsoft Plans E-Mail, IM, Blog, And Photo Sharing Suite

Article discussing Microsoft’s announced plans to integrate disparate Windows Live products for IM, e-mail, blog authoring and photo sharing into a single downloadable suite for consumers. read more »

Messageware Launches CalendarShare 3.0 with Delegate Access for Outlook Web Access

Messageware announced version 3.0 of CalendarShare, its calendar enhancement solution for Outlook Web Access. Adds the ability set delegate access to calendars from within Outlook Web Access. read more »

PeopleCube Releases New Version of WebEvent

PeopleCube announced an updated version of WebEvent, on-line event scheduling and calendaring solution. Key enhancements: expanded search capabilities, improved email reminder functionality, and support for mod_perl 2 and Apache 2.0 on Unix, among others. read more »

Funding, security top issues for gov’t telecom managers

Article covering a survey of U.S. telecom decision-makers which concluded that funding and security are top issues and discussed how unified communication could help solve some of their issues.... read more »

Exclaimer announces potent new email storage compression utility

Exclaimer released Exclaimer Store Compressor, its tool that minimizes the size of the Exchange mail store by compressing attachments and emails. Key features: enables customization of how and at what intervals Outlook items are manipulated, based on internal IT preferences, messages are minimized by removing Internet headers and any HTML formatting, and attachments are compressed into.zip files, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

Security vendors question antivirus tests

Article discussing a concern from the vendors of security solutions that current evaluations of their products do not fully test all the new technologies designed to protect machines.... read more »

Sunbelt Software Announces Version 2.5 of CounterSpy

Sunbelt Software announced version 2.5 of CounterSpy, its anti-spyware solution. Key enhancements: improved active protection performance, support for Windows Vista 64-bit, and architecture enhancements to VIPRE technology, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

IDconnex Announces “No More Passwords” with “ezAuth”, its Open Source Release of Simple Email Authentication Software

IDconnex released ezAuth, its open source email authentication module. Allows users to log on to their email account with having to enter the login information.... read more »

Next-Generation Messaging Shaping the New World of Collaboration

Article discussing how next-generation Unified Messaging solutions will break down today’s silos of email, instant messaging, mobile and VoIP telephony, and audio-, video- and web-conferencing.... read more »