SOURCE: The Radicati Group, Inc.

October 11, 2006 08:00 ET

The Radicati Group, Inc. Releases Q3 2006 Market Numbers Update

A Quantitative Summary of All Key Market Segments Covered by The Radicati Group, Inc. Including Messaging, Email Clients, Hosted Email, Email Security, Email Archiving, UC, IM, Identity Management, Wireless Email, Corporate Anti-Spyware, Email Traffic, Spam Volumes, and More

PALO ALTO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 11, 2006 -- A new study showing year-end market size, market share, and four-year forecasts (2006 - 2010) for all core market segments tracked by The Radicati Group, Inc. is now available.

According to the study, there are about 1.1 billion email users and 1.4 billion active email accounts worldwide. The majority of email accounts are provided through ISP/Webmail service providers. The study projects strong growth in Asia/Pacific and Rest of World regions over the next four years.

Worldwide email traffic will total 183 billion messages per day in 2006. Of these messages, 70% will be spam.

The study forecasts strong growth in the email archiving, wireless email and instant messaging markets. The email archiving market is expected to grow from $800 million in 2006 to nearly $7.8 billion in 2010. The installed base of the wireless email market is forecasted to grow from 14 million in 2006, to 228 million in 2010. Revenue in the Enterprise Instant Messaging market will increase at an average annual rate of 23% over the next four years.

To order a copy of the study, or for additional information about our market research programs, please contact Ruchi Batra at (650) 322-8059, or visit

About The Radicati Group, Inc.

The Radicati Group covers all aspects of email security, email archiving, regulatory compliance, wireless technologies, web services, identity management, instant messaging, unified communications, VoIP, and more. The company provides quantitative and qualitative information, including detailed market size, installed base and forecast information on a worldwide basis, as well as detailed country breakouts.

The Radicati Group works with corporate organizations to assist them in selecting the right products and technologies to support their business needs, as well as with vendors to define the best strategic direction for their products. We also work with investment firms on a worldwide basis to help them identify and assess investment opportunities.

The Radicati Group, Inc. is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with a European office in London, UK and an Australian office in Melbourne.

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    The Radicati Group, Inc.
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