SOURCE: Mirapoint

November 12, 2008 09:10 ET

Mirapoint Acquires Intradyn, Expands Global Sales and Marketing

Additional Product Lines Enhance Mirapoint's Enterprise Email Solutions Serving 120M Mailboxes -- Expands Its Archiving Capabilities to Hosted/SaaS and SMB Markets

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - November 12, 2008) - Mirapoint®, the secure-messaging experts, today announced its acquisition of Intradyn.

This strategic acquisition allows Mirapoint to expand its product line, which will now include a suite of active email archiving appliances, as well as award-winning mailbox management, message-store optimization, archiving, and eDiscovery products.

The combined company now serves more than 2,200 customers, including the distribution/OEM of more than 800 companies that trust Intradyn's archiving solutions, making it one of the largest archiving companies in the marketplace. Mirapoint also gains over 500 new direct customers through this acquisition, giving Mirapoint additional up-sell opportunities for its product line.

Mirapoint's customers may now choose from even more powerful solutions for meeting compliance regulations affecting businesses of all sizes. Its expanded product line works within MS Outlook or a web browser, and supports Exchange, GroupWise, Domino, and other email servers.

"We have already established ourselves as a world leader in the Enterprise email solution business with an all-in-one email solution in a box," said Jeff Witous, CEO of Mirapoint. "Industry-compliant requirements have increased the market's demand for bulletproof archiving solutions, so we have acquired the best-in-the-business archiving company. Starting now, Mirapoint offers the leading variety of comprehensive email solutions worldwide," Witous said.

The acquisition of Intradyn also brings the most recent archiving technology in-house, giving Mirapoint all of the newest software tools needed to develop new and custom products at low total cost of ownership.

Now that Mirapoint has over 2,200 customers worldwide, Mirapoint is exceptionally well positioned to expand its product lines and customer support capabilities.

"In these tough and uncertain economic times, Mirapoint's well-proven and documented TCO is now more attractive than ever," said Mr. Witous.

"We're increasing our long-running, excellent working relationship with Mirapoint with additional distribution channels. Mirapoint's very competitive product mix is just what the hosted/SaaS and SMB markets have been looking for," said Brent Bowlby, CEO of Intradyn. "The messaging market's needs have been changing and customers are demanding secure, full-featured email solutions. Our products help to round out the Mirapoint product solution that will now fit more customer requirements in an even wider variety of markets," Mr. Bowlby said.

About Mirapoint

Founded in 1997, Mirapoint is the market leader in appliance-based solutions for secure message networks in enterprise, service provider, and education organizations, with more than 120 million mailboxes served and secured worldwide. Customers use Mirapoint appliances to build the messaging infrastructure that intelligently serves, secures, and manages email. Mirapoint is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information on Mirapoint, visit its Web site at www.mirapoint.com.

About Intradyn

Intradyn's mission is "Data Protection Made Simple.™" Headquartered in Eagan, Minnesota, the company develops software that it incorporates into all-in-one data protection and preservation appliances -- providing enterprise-class functionality at prices affordable to businesses of all sizes. Founded in 2001, Intradyn designs its products specifically to address the overriding IT issues facing all businesses today: managing complexity while dealing with tight budgets. The company sells its products throughout the U.S. and internationally through a growing network of resellers and partners, including marketing partner Sony.

Contact Information

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    Shotwell Public Relations, Inc. for Mirapoint
    Lynn B. Johnson
    lynn@shotwellpr.com