Tarrytown, New York – (The Hosting News) – April 24, 2006 – Open source collaboration server, Open-Xchange, has been awarded the LinuxWorld Product Excellence Award for the ”Best Open Source Solution.”
Selected by a jury of respected technical professionals, business professionals and journalists from the open source industry, the event was organized by IDG World Expo and Sys-Con Media, publisher of LinuxWorld Magazine. The LinuxWorld Product Excellence Awards highlights the most relevant and innovative services and products of the show in 12 separate categories.
Frank Hoberg, CEO of Open-Xchange Inc. commented, ”This award recognizes the outstanding benefits customers realize using our Smart Collaboration(TM) platform. It’s an honor for us to see our efforts rewarded, and we share the credit with the open source community and our customers for their continued support. Open-Xchange Inc. is committed to delivering the most feature rich, cost effective, open source collaboration platform.”
According to the company, Open-Xchange Server 5 provides the tools to enable Smart Collaboration, including, email, calendaring, contacts and task management – fully integrated with advanced groupware features such as document sharing, project tracking, user forums, and a knowledge base. Open-Xchange Server 5 works with ‘rich clients’ such as Microsoft Outlook as well as most browsers and mobile devices.
LinuxWorld Conference and Expo exclusively focuses on Linux and Open Source solutions. LinuxWorld offers business decision-makers with information and resources to implement Linux and Open Source solutions into business infrastructure and enterprise networks.
To learn more about the LinuxWorld Conference and Expo, please visit: www.linuxworldexpo.com.
For more information about
Open-Xchange Server, please visit: www.open-xchange.org,