Renton, Washington – (The Hosting News) – September 13, 2007 – Open source, on-demand Web 2.0 web hosting applications firm, Etelos, Inc., has joined the Google Enterprise Professional program, to simplify the development process, while providing developers with access to new technologies.
According to the company, Etelos officially joined the Google Enterprise Professional program to build on the success of its CRM for Google Apps and Server for Google Apps. Etelos has delivered two major enterprise products for Google Apps: Etelos CRM for Google Apps and Etelos Server for Google Apps. Etelos CRM for Google Apps is a customer relationship management system that integrates seamlessly with Google Apps and iGoogle. Over 5,900 businesses representing more than 36,000 users have signed up for the application since its launch in February 2007.
Etelos Server for Google Apps is a platform that enables developers to focus on building a successful application, while solving critical business system and distribution problems for them. By doing the heavy lifting for developers, Etelos makes it really easy to bring existing applications or build new applications that instantly work with the Google Apps platform.
Scott McMullan, Google Apps Partner Lead at Google Enterprise commented, ”Etelos for Google Apps brings an important new method of developing and distributing applications that work with Google Apps. Etelos is showing how developers can build and deploy hosted applications easier and faster than before.”
Google Apps is designed to bring powerful communication and collaboration tools to organizations. With Google Apps, users can use tools such as Gmail web services, Google Calendar shared calendaring, and Google Docs and Spreadsheets on domains to work together more effectively. Etelos is giving third-party developers tools to create applications that work with the Google Apps tools.
Don Campbell, Director of Platform Evangelism at Etelos added, ”The success we have seen with Etelos CRM for Google Apps shows the demand for applications built for Google. And with the Etelos Server for Google Apps, developers of web-based applications can fulfill that demand faster by capitalizing on Etelos’ patented technology for building, licensing and provisioning applications. Google Apps developers using the Etelos platform have a definite speed advantage.”
The Google Enterprise Professional program includes developers, consultants and independent software vendors that provide value-added services for Google enterprise products.
Etelos provides on-demand, customizable web-based applications on whichever hosting environment choosen. The Etelos Marketplace provides web developers with a way to create, sell and license applications, businesses with a way to download and deploy applications and hosting companies with a way to provision accounts on demand. Applications in the Etelos Ecosystem are designed to provide users with all the features of software as a service (SaaS) along with the flexibility of custom web development.
With the largest index of websites available on the World Wide Web and the industry’s most advanced search technology, Google Inc. delivers the fastest and easiest way to find relevant information on the Internet. Google’s technological innovations have earned the company numerous industry awards and citations, including two Webby Awards; two WIRED magazine Readers Raves Awards; Best Internet Innovation and Technical Excellence Award from PC Magazine; Best Search Engine on the Internet from Yahoo! Internet Life; Top Ten Best Cybertech from TIME magazine; and Editor’s Pick from CNET. A growing number of companies worldwide, including Yahoo! and its international properties, Sony Corporation and its global affiliates, AOL/Netscape, and Cisco Systems, rely on Google to power search on their websites. A privately held company based in Mountain View, Calif., Google’s investors include Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers and Sequoia Capital.
For more information on the Google Enterprise Professional program, please visit: www.google.com/enterprise/gep.
To learn more about Etelos, please visit: www.etelos.com.