Waterloo, Ontario, Canada – (via THE
HOSTING NEWS) – August 5, 2005 – CourseForum Technologies is has announced
the immediate availability of ProjectForum 4.5, which adds support for RSS (Really
Simple Syndication) and email to its professional wiki collaboration software.
ProjectForum’s shared web-based workspaces provide a central place to collect,
manage and discuss work, and are always available over the entire life of a project.
Team members can stay up to date, and coordinate with each other from anywhere
at anytime, without excessive emails or time-consuming meetings. It is ideal for
internal project communications, client projects, research groups, intranets,
planning, to do lists, sharing and reviewing documents, team discussions and more.
ProjectForum includes powerful features such as full version control, group project
support, multiple authentication options, image and file management, page templates,
SSL, full branding support, multiple forums, and many more features.
Version 4.5 further leverages RSS to make staying on top of changes even easier.
RSS feeds are now available for every page in the forum, allowing you to pinpoint
exactly the work you are interested in. This complements the existing per-forum
RSS feeds. RSS feeds can also be directly included in ProjectForum pages; this
helps you automatically share the latest news updates from a variety of sources
with your team, without them even needing to know about RSS. Other new options
allow forum changes to be broadcast via email.
ProjectForum is available either as a fully managed hosted service, or as software
that can be downloaded and run in-house, without the complex installation pitfalls
inherent in most wiki or web software. Anyone can have ProjectForum running in
a matter of minutes, with no webmaster, no code, and no IT help needed. Versions
are available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and other Unixes, while users of the
software need only a standard web browser.
Inspired by the new generation of wikis, weblogs, bulletin boards and other grassroots
online tools, ProjectForum is easy to set up, easy to use, powerful and secure.
With it’s wiki-style forums, teams can collaborate more often, more effectively
and more affordably.
ProjectForum hosting starts at US$20 a month, while downloadable versions start
at US$229, with a free version also available.
For more information please visit: http://www.projectforum.com.