HP Ties Messaging Systems With Third-Party Software, Services - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.


HP Ties Messaging Systems With Third-Party Software, Services

Hewlett-Packard yesterday disclosed plans to integrate itsmessaging systems with software from Microsoft and Software.com Inc., as well as to provide companies with consulting services for messaging. HP's Technical Advice for MicrosoftExchange Server is a suite of services intended to helpbusinesses improve the performance and availability ofmessaging and collaboration applications running on theMicrosoft platform. The consulting services are designed tohelp IT staffs learn recovery methodologies, serveroptimization, upgrade and migration strategies, and problemresolution for messaging applications running on Exchangeservers.

HP said it plans to integrate its Smart Internet Messagingplatform with Software.com's InterMail messaging software.The integrated products are expected to help serviceproviders deploy hosted messaging services.

Also yesterday, HP began shipping OpenMail 6.0, the latestrelease of its Unix-based messaging platform. The software isnow more tightly integrated with Microsoft Outlook, providingusers with public folders and shared calendars. Improvedscalability lets a single OpenMail server support up to 1million users. Version 6.0 also features Web-based managementinterface support for LDAP version 3 and improvedinteroperability with Exchange and Lotus Domino servers.

We welcome your comments on this topic on our social media channels, or [contact us directly] with questions about the site.
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
Download this report from InformationWeek, in partnership with Dark Reading, to learn more about how today's IT operations teams work with cybersecurity operations, what technologies they are using, and how they communicate and share responsibility--or create risk by failing to do so. Get it now!
10 Cyberattacks on the Rise During the Pandemic
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  6/24/2020
IT Trade Shows Go Virtual: Your 2020 List of Events
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  5/29/2020
Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author,  6/22/2020
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Current Issue
Key to Cloud Success: The Right Management
This IT Trend highlights some of the steps IT teams can take to keep their cloud environments running in a safe, efficient manner.
White Papers
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll