SOURCE: FaceTime Communications

FaceTime Communications

November 17, 2010 11:00 ET

FaceTime Vantage Supports Microsoft Lync Server 2010

Award-Winning Vantage Platform Augments Native Security, Management and Compliance Controls

BELMONT, CA--(Marketwire - November 17, 2010) - FaceTime Communications (www.facetime.com), pioneers in the safe and productive use of unified communications and Web 2.0, and a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, today announced support for Microsoft Lync Server 2010. FaceTime's Vantage platform safely enhances business productivity without compromising security or regulatory compliance for businesses. Vantage now works for companies using both Lync Server 2010 and its predecessor, Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2.

"Since we announced our intent to support the Lync server 2010 from Microsoft Corp. in September, we've seen a tremendous increase in requests for our Vantage product," said Mark Sheridan, vice president of business development at FaceTime Communications. "There is a significant customer base using Lync Server 2010 and FaceTime has developed a solution set that delivers security and compliance controls. Vantage provides management controls for features including IM, voice communications and web conferencing."

Vantage provides granular security and compliance features and policy controls for unified communications platforms, such as Lync Server 2010, alongside public instant messaging and community networks. Vantage provides granular content filtering and archiving of all conversations, ensuring an audit trail for data leak prevention, compliance and e-Discovery.

"FaceTime's Vantage helps organizations collaborate with a rich communications experience," said Yancey Smith, director of product management, Microsoft Lync. "FaceTime's solutions help businesses comply with necessary regulations and security policies, and connect people, information and business processes."

For more information on Vantage and details on how to purchase the product, please visit www.facetime.com/microsoft

About FaceTime Communications
FaceTime Communications enables the safe and productive use of Unified Communications, Web 2.0 and Social Networks. Ranked number one by IDC for five consecutive years, FaceTime's award-winning solutions are used by more than 1,500 customers for the security, management and compliance of real-time communications. FaceTime supports IM, unified communications providers and social networks including AOL, Google, Yahoo! Skype, Microsoft, IBM, Cisco, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

FaceTime is headquartered in Belmont, California. For more information visit http://www.facetime.com or call 1-888-349-FACE. The FaceForward blog, at http://blog.facetime.com, offers thoughts and opinions about the changing nature of Internet communications.

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