From NewsScan: Palm and IBM have inked a joint technology development and marketing deal under which they will develop software applications using Palm handheld devices for instant messaging and for managing and sharing data in
corporate sales, inventory and manufacturing applications. IBM will then resell to businesses Palm devices custom-configured for particular corporate customers. (New York Times 23 Jul 2002) (full story)
( also from NewsFactor )
Novell Saves Small Businesses With Windows Networks From Cost and Complexity Of Microsoft Exchange
PROVO, Utah, July 23 /PRNewswire/ — Novell, Inc. , the leading provider of Net business solutions, today announced the availability of Novell(R) NetMail(TM) XE 3.1, a low-cost, secure and uncomplicated alternative to Microsoft* Exchange for small businesses with Windows* networks. NetMail XE is an open-standards-based messaging solution for Windows servers that gives small businesses easy-to-use e-mail, calendaring and scheduling across the Internet.
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Peachtree(R) Software Earns Prestigious Support Center Practices (SCP) Certification for the Second Consecutive Year
ATLANTA, July 23 /PRNewswire/ — Peachtree Software, a subsidiary of Best Software, announced today that its Peachtree Customer Division has achieved certification under the prestigious Support Center Practices (SCP) Certification program, the highest recognition available for excellence in support center practices. For the second year in a row, Peachtree achieved certification after an extensive audit of its internal customer support center in Atlanta. SCP Certification quantifies the effectiveness of customer support based upon a stringent set of performance standards and represents the best practices in the industry.
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Timeslips(R) Chosen Winner for the 8th Consecutive Year in the Time and Billing Category by the Readers of Law Office Computing
DALLAS, July 23 /PRNewswire/ — For the eighth year in a row, Timeslips has been named the best in the Time and Billing category by the readers of Law Office Computing in its 8th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards. A Best Software brand, Timeslips will be featured along with the winners in a number of other categories in the August/September issue of Law Office Computing.
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Axiom Offices Launches Virtual Office Solutions
TAMPA, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire/ — Lawrence Tirrell knew that professional communications, personalized service, and corporate image would be vital to the success of his new business. “I owned a start-up business before, and have first-hand experience with many of the growing pains and pitfalls inherent in such ventures,” said Tirrell, business development manager for imaging solutions provider Nakitomi Corporation. He also knew that the typical executive suite was not the solution. “Most of my work day is spent out of the office,” he said. “I need all of the convenience and communications infrastructure of an executive suite without the office. That is precisely what Axiom Offices’ virtual office solutions provides, at a fraction of the cost.”
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