OTTAWA, Ontario – WICKSoft Corporation, the leader in mobile document access (MDA) solutions for the BlackBerry®, has announced support for Novell Teaming + Conferencing by Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ:NOVL)
Novell Teaming + Conferencing, the latest collaboration solution from Novell, allows for social networking within the enterprise, and lets remote team members securely share documents, calendars, discussion forums, workflows, and more. In addition, Novell Teaming + Conferencing allows collaboration using Voice over IP, Web conferences, and instant messaging. http://www.novell.com/
WICKSoft Mobile Documents™ is the only mobile document access solution for the BlackBerry that lets users securely and directly access dozens of file formats, including Word, Excel, PDF, and PowerPoint. Once accessed, users can view and fax their documents, attach them to email messages, and even download them for future use— all from their BlackBerry handhelds anytime, and anywhere. WICKSoft Mobile Documents is the first and only solution to provide mobile document access (MDA) to Novell Teaming + Conferencing, as well as Novell network shares, and many other network resources.
“Our close relationship with Novell, and experience providing mobile document access to OES Novell file servers, were instrumental in allowing WICKSoft to provide a BlackBerry solution for Novell Teaming + Conferencing, Novell’s newest collaboration suite.” said Shayne Hillier, VP of Business Development for WICKSoft. “Mobile document access to Novell Teaming + Conferencing is extremely valuable to anyone who needs instant access to critical information while away from their desk. This solution is perfect for those who need to keep working with peers and co-workers while on the go”, added Hillier.
This is the first solution that allows the BlackBerry to gain direct access to documents in Novell’s exciting new environment.
BrainShare® 2008 – For more information about the BlackBerry or WICKSoft Mobile Documents, visit the RIM booth at the Exhibitor Showcase at Novell’s annual BrainShare® technical conference March 16-21, 2008 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake city, Utah.
About WICKSoft Corporation
WICKSoft Corporation is leader in mobile document access (MDA) solutions for the Blackberry. As a member of the BlackBerry Alliance Program, and Novell Partner Net, WICKSoft provides document access solutions for business and enterprise customers. For more information visit, http://www.wicksoft.com.
About Novell, Inc.
Novell, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOVL) delivers infrastructure software for the Open Enterprise. Novell is a leader in enterprise-wide operating systems based on Linux and open source and provides the enterprise management services required to operate mixed IT environments. Novell helps customers minimize cost, complexity and risk, allowing them to focus on innovation and growth. For more information, visit http://www.novell.com.
About Research In Motion (RIM)
Research In Motion (Nasdaq: RIMM; TSX: RIM) is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market. Through the development of integrated hardware, software and services that support multiple wireless network standards, RIM provides platforms and solutions for seamless access to time-sensitive information including email, phone, SMS messaging, Internet and intranet-based applications. For more information, visit http://www.rim.com or http://www.blackberry.com
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