SOURCE: iLumin Software Services, Inc

September 12, 2005 16:02 ET

iLumin and Novell Work Together to Offer Next Generation of GroupWise Email Management Products

Assentor Enterprise Is a Leading Comprehensive Enterprise Message Management Solution for GroupWise Market

BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 12, 2005 -- NOVELL BRAINSHARE -- iLumin Software Services, Inc., a leading provider of information lifecycle management (ILM) solutions that turn email and electronic content into true corporate assets, today announced that the company is working with Novell to further enhance the Assentor GroupWise offering. iLumin's Assentor Enterprise product suite is a fundamental information lifecycle management solution for Novell GroupWise. Assentor Enterprise provides email archiving functionality to deliver records management, storage utilization, retention, and discovery and compliance workflows around this business-critical data.

"iLumin has supported GroupWise, and remains the only vendor today who offers the full range of enterprise message management tools -- storage management, electronic discovery and supervision -- to all the major email platforms," said Mike Gundling, senior vice president of product management at iLumin. "Working with Novell enables iLumin to expand and enhance our support for GroupWise enterprises, ensuring that our comprehensive, cost-efficient email management solutions are continually evolving to meet the demands of all our customers."

iLumin currently provides the Assentor solution to a host of companies with GroupWise deployments in the government, education and commercial markets. Working with Novell, iLumin is able to offer rapid support to its customers and continue to develop products that best meet the needs of GroupWise clients.

The first joint endeavor involves the latest release of Assentor Enterprise for GroupWise. The enhancements to the Assentor Enterprise GroupWise offering include improved functionality as well as more thorough integration of Assentor functionality into a GroupWise-based environment. This latest version of Assentor offers flexible retention policy management and advanced message reporting capabilities. Assentor also provides archiving and storage management for Novell NetWare through its file system management product, creating an ILM solution for Novell enterprises that extends beyond electronic communications.

"Customers are looking for the right technologies and products to help them address the emerging challenges around enterprise messaging, including storage management, electronic discovery and compliance," said Allen Tietjen, director of product management for Novell GroupWise. "iLumin has provided important information life-cycle management solutions for Novell GroupWise customers.

About iLumin

iLumin is a leading provider of information lifecycle management (ILM) solutions that turn enterprise content into true corporate assets. iLumin's Assentor Enterprise is a powerful email and file system archiving and records management solution that maximizes the business value and lowers the total cost of ownership for these corporate repositories. Assentor Enterprise provides archiving, records management, storage management, electronic discovery, compliance and supervision solutions for the world's largest organizations.

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