Herndon, VA – January 6, 2011 – Apptix (OSE: APP), the global leader in Hosted Unified Communications services including Microsoft Exchange email, Office Communicator Server (OCS), business VoIP, and Microsoft SharePoint, announced today that it has launched a new platform to provision and deliver hosted applications.
The platform enables Apptix to host a variety of applications in the cloud and provide customers seamless access across a range of Web browsers (including Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari) on PCs, Macs, kiosks, or browser-enabled mobile devices such as Windows Phones, Androids, iPhones, or iPads. This is a secure and efficient alternative way to host software applications, giving users access to them anytime, anywhere, from nearly any device connected to the Internet. A user can even leave applications open and resume working on them from a different devices
This new service lets IT managers streamline the deployment and management of applications to end-users, provides an alternative to purchasing and maintaining expensive licenses, and provides remote access on a variety of devices.
"Our hosted application platform provides new options for deploying productivity-enhancing applications to your end-users." - James Bond, Vice President of Product and Software Development for Apptix.
"This is especially significant for today's mobile workforce, since their applications and data can travel with them from device to device and remains available from anywhere at any time. Also, since the application is in the cloud, you save valuable time by having Apptix handle the day-to-day management of patches and upgrades from a central location, rather than you working across an entire workforce's devices."
In addition to being the largest provider of cloud-based email and collaboration tools, Apptix offers its 300,000 customers access to hosted cloud-based business applications with Apptix's launch of the fully capable Office Suite, Visio, and Project. With Apptix's capabilities, enhanced office and business-critical files can be securely saved in the cloud in addition to traditional methods, providing greater flexibility and assurance that applications are up-to-date and files are backed up.
Apptix Boundary Defense for Email is available now from Apptix and is included with all Apptix Hosted Exchange or MailStreet Hosted Exchange mailbox accounts.
Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Apptix (OSE: APP) is the leading provider of Unified Comm¬unication services including Exchange email, VoIP, SharePoint, and Web Conferencing. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Apptix is an award-winning pioneer in the hosted services space providing best-in-class, reliable, secure, and affordable products and services to over 300,000 users. Apptix's cost-effective solutions eliminate the need for expensive on-site infrastructure and remove the hassles of daily IT management. For more information, visit www.apptix.com or follow at www.twitter.com/apptix.
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