SOURCE: Messaging Architects

March 14, 2005 16:36 ET

Messaging Architects and palmOne Provide Real-Time Wireless Email for Novell and Business Partners During CeBIT 2005

HANNOVER, GERMANY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 14, 2005 -- CeBIT -- Messaging Architects, a leading provider of policy, security, and mobility solutions for GroupWise, announced that Novell is using GWAnywhere and palmOne Treo 650 mobile phones to provide Novell and its Business Partners at the Novell stand with instant access to their GroupWise email, calendar and contacts.

Marina Walser, Marketing Director at Novell EMEA, indicated, "GWAnywhere has made collaboration even more accessible for GroupWise users. We are excited to use GWAnywhere at CeBIT to demonstrate real-time wireless email and calendaring to our Business Partners. This showcase clearly positions GroupWise as one of the leading enterprise messaging solutions with advanced and secure wireless capabilities on the latest and greatest device from palmOne, another of Novell's strong partners."

GWAnywhere enables GroupWise users to have anytime, anywhere access to email, calendar and contact information on virtually any mobile device. In addition to its seamless integration with GroupWise, GWAnywhere provides advanced device deployment and management options across virtually any wired or wireless connection (GPRS, GSM, CDMA/1XRTT, Bluetooth, 802.11, infrared and cable/cradle) with end-to-end FIPS 140-2 compliant security.

Mark Beermann, General Manager of Messaging Architects Europe: "GWAnywhere provides a secure, stable and comprehensive mobility solution for GroupWise users. Its simplified device provisioning and centralized administration enables organizations to truly leverage their investment in GroupWise by making mobile employees more productive. We are thrilled to use GWAnywhere in combination with GroupWise for Linux at CeBIT -- the interoperability of GWAnywhere with GroupWise running on Suse Linux is a further endorsement of Suse Linux as a mature server platform for mission-critical applications such as email and calendaring."

The Treo 650 includes native application support for email, contacts, calendaring and task management in an intuitive user interface, making it ideal for mobile professionals. Martin Day, the Head of Alliances & Business Channels for palmOne Europe, added that "palmOne is very pleased to have forged a Strategic Partnership with Messaging Architects -- this showcase is a clear indication of our ability to provide GroupWise users with enterprise-class solutions for secure, real-time mobile messaging."

About Novell Inc.

Novell, Inc. is a leading provider of information solutions that deliver secure identity management, Web application development and cross-platform networking services, all supported by strategic consulting and professional services. For more information, visit http://www.novell.com/pressroom.

About Messaging Architects

As an exclusive member of Novell's PartnerNet Technology Program for GroupWise and NetMail, Messaging Architects helps organizations leverage the investment in their messaging and collaboration system through a family of enterprise-class solutions that address the needs for policy, security and mobility in the corporate infrastructure. For more information, visit http://www.messagingarchitects.com

About palmOne Inc. palmOne, Inc., a leader in handheld computing and communications solutions, strives to put the power of computing in people's hands so they can access and share their most important information. The company's products include Zire™ and Tungsten™ handhelds and Treo™ smartphones, software and accessories. For more information, visit http://www.palmOne.com.

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