AXIGEN, the professional messaging solution vendor, today announces the commercial release of a new version of its messaging solution, AXIGEN Mail Server 7.1. The new release focuses on taking business productivity and communication to the next level by porting AXIGEN’s groupware and sharing capabilities on a wider range of email and calendaring clients.

The new version enables companies to take advantage of groupware and collaboration features through the added iCal (Webcal) support. iCal unlocks these functionalities for email and calendaring clients such as Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Sunbird, Apple iCal, Outlook 2003 or Korganizer, thus facilitating improved communication between team members by granting them access to their Calendar entries, or shared resources such as other users’ Calendar and Tasks folders or Free/Busy status. To find out more about this new Axigen version, click here.


Microsoft Corp. and Gecad Technologies today announced a patent licensing agreement to implement Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync on Gecad’s AXIGEN Mail Server offering. The agreement allows AXIGEN e-mail servers to directly synchronize e-mail and data between mobile devices utilizing Microsoft’s Exchange ActiveSync technology. The Exchange ActiveSync protocol enables mobile client devices such as Windows Mobile-based smartphones to synchronize e-mail messages, calendar items, contacts, task lists and other mailbox data with AXIGEN Mail Server.

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CoSoSys, vendor of the most innovative and effective applications for endpoint security and portable storage devices, launches today the latest version of its DLP (Data loss Prevention) and Device Control solution, Endpoint Protector 2009. The current business environment harbors risks that companies of all sizes must permanently face, from disgruntled terminated employees that take confidential data when they leave, to accidents exposing the private details of their entire customer base and to malicious attempts to breach security for a quick gain. This best-of-breed endpoint security and DLP application aims to help companies stay clear of such threats and concentrate on strengthening and growing their business instead.

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Raising awareness through humor is an effective way to stress the daily IT security threats that companies and individuals are facing

CoSoSys, vendor of the most innovative and effective applications for portable storage devices and endpoint security solutions, announces today a series of comic strips intended to educate the public regarding the embedded threats of portable and lifestyle devices. As the careless use of such devices can easily lead to data theft, data loss, fraud or identity theft, both individuals and businesses need to understand the risks they are exposed to. Read more here and check out the comics here.

AXIGEN, the professional messaging solution vendor, today announces they have become a member of the Intel Software Partner Program, with the intention to better adapt the AXIGEN Mail Server to Intel architectures.

As part of the Intel® Software Partner Program, AXIGEN focuses on optimizing its cutting edge messaging solutions for Intel platforms. The membership also enables AXIGEN to collaborate with Intel in order to take advantage of emerging trends and technologies, thus offering improved mail server solutions to existing and potential customers.

CoSoSys, a leading European developer of security solutions for USB devices, announced the appointment of Chillisoft as distributor for New Zealand and Australia. Leveraging its strong presence in Asia and Europe, CoSoSys is now uniquely positioned to launch its award winning, cutting edge Endpoint Security and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions to customers in Australasia. Read more on


AXIGEN, the professional messaging solution vendor, announces it has joined the Empower for ISVs (Independent Software Vendors) initiative, partnership program designed by Microsoft, worldwide leader in software, services and solutions. Empower combines deep industry knowledge, useful tools, powerful research expertise and innovative thinking aimed at supporting global business growth.

Designed to help ISVs succeed when developing software on the Microsoft platform, Empower for ISVs offers software, support, and other resources to independent software vendors, helping them reduce their development costs, test the software, and speed their solution to market. By joining this initiative, AXIGEN reinstates that it is equipped with the latest technology to exceed customers and business needs while remaining on the leading-edge of innovation. Read more on


CoSoSys, vendor of the most innovative and effective applications for portable storage devices and endpoint security solutions, announces today the celebration of the European Data Protection Day by joining and supporting the educational efforts organized on this day throughout Europe. The Data Protection Day has been established to inform individuals about their rights when it comes to data protection, as well as the risks they are exposed to when entrusting private details to companies.

According to an Identity Theft Resources Center study, in the USA alone, the number of reported data breaches grew by 50% in 2008, resulting in over 35 million personal records being exposed. At the same time, malware leading to overwhelming outbreaks as the much debated and researched Downadup worm are designed to make use of unprotected USB devices such as flash drives. Downadup, also called “Conficker”, has managed to single-handedly infect an estimated 6% of PCs worldwide, according to Computerworld. Read more on