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Tuesday, February 28, 2006
  Mar 1: Powder Software Summit Groupware 2006 Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
March 1, 2006


News

  • Spam Mutates More
  • IM in the workplace - if you can't beat it, manage it More
  • First-Ever E-mail Performance Index Launches More
  • Powder Software Inc. Announces Release of Summit Groupware 2006 More

Insights & Observations

  • Free Speech Is No Excuse to Spam More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Archiving Email and Calendaring Metadata -- Important for Compliance

New Ferris Research Report
The Benefits of Integrating Enterprise Content Management Systems and Team Workspaces

February, 2006

Organizations need to enable their employees to organize and collaborate over documents and other enterprise content. Two types of applications can provide organizations with these capabilities: enterprise content management (ECM) and team workspaces. This report illuminates the benefits and features of these two systems, their key differences and similarities, and the value to be gained by integrating the two applications. It also shares three case studies of an integrated ECM/team workspace solutions and the benefits gained by the integration.

Information content managers and other IT staff involved in the purchase and use of ECM and collaborative technologies will gain insight into how they can leverge an investment in ECM by adding or integrating a team workspace.

Important questions addressed include:

  • What are the features of ECM and team workspaces?
  • What are the different benefits of these two applications?
  • In what ways do the two systems overlap?
  • What advantages can be gained by integrating ECM with a team workspace?

For further information, see here.

There is no charge for this report, which was sponsored by EMC.

If you have any questions, please send an email to david.ferris@ferris.com.


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  Feb 28: Proofpoint Version 4 Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 28, 2006


News

  • Proofpoint Deploys Advanced, Machine Learning Technology to Stop Spam in Japanese and Other Asian Languages More
  • Proofpoint Version 4 Delivers Next-generation Messaging Security to Protect Enterprises from Spam and Viruses, Ensure Privacy of Customer and Employee Data and Guard Against Intellectual Property Leaks More
  • Trend Micro Enhances Multi-layered Anti-Spyware Protection for Enterprises, Introduces InterScan Web Security Appliance More

Insights & Observations

  • Still No Shutdown for RIM, but Most of Damage Already Done More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Strengths and Weaknesses of Leading BlackBerry Alternatives

New Ferris Research Report
The Benefits of Integrating Enterprise Content Management Systems and Team Workspaces

February, 2006

Organizations need to enable their employees to organize and collaborate over documents and other enterprise content. Two types of applications can provide organizations with these capabilities: enterprise content management (ECM) and team workspaces. This report illuminates the benefits and features of these two systems, their key differences and similarities, and the value to be gained by integrating the two applications. It also shares three case studies of an integrated ECM/team workspace solutions and the benefits gained by the integration.

Information content managers and other IT staff involved in the purchase and use of ECM and collaborative technologies will gain insight into how they can leverge an investment in ECM by adding or integrating a team workspace.

Important questions addressed include:

  • What are the features of ECM and team workspaces?
  • What are the different benefits of these two applications?
  • In what ways do the two systems overlap?
  • What advantages can be gained by integrating ECM with a team workspace?

For further information, see here.

There is no charge for this report, which was sponsored by EMC.

If you have any questions, please send an email to david.ferris@ferris.com.


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Monday, February 27, 2006
  Feb 27: Panda GateDefender Announced
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 27, 2006


News

  • Panda GateDefender provides ssimple, 'connect and forget' network protection More
  • Is your cell phone due for an antivirus shot? More

Insights & Observations

  • Cloudmark -- Not Just for the Desktop More

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Thursday, February 23, 2006
  Feb 24: iUpload Cust Conversation Sys Enhanced
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 24, 2006


News

  • TrustLayer Mail offers 100% virus-free managed mail services More
  • iUpload Announces Integration with Microsoft SharePoint, Uniting Enterprise Blog and Wiki Capabilities with Portal Technology More

Insights & Observations

  • False Statement: "Phone Companies More Concerned About Standards Than Computer Vendors" More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Additional Thought on Phishing Complaints

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  Feb 23: MIMEsweeper Email Managed Service Launched
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 23, 2006


News

  • SpamZapper E-mail Filtering Now With the Security of Intrusion Protection Produces International Reliability and Performance More
  • Clearswift delivers effortless email security More
  • Esnatech Unveils Plans for its Live Communications Platform More
  • Sprint Nextel Investor Quarterly Update: Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2005 Results More

Insights & Observations

  • Windows Mobile 5 -- Microsoft's Push Email Offering Is Maturing More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • ISPs Should Offer IM Security Solutions

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Tuesday, February 21, 2006
  Feb 21: Castelle 4Q05 Results Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 21, 2006


News

  • Castelle Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2005 More

Insights & Observations

  • 2006 RSA Conference More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Virus Reality Check for Mac Users
  • How Brand Owners Should Detect Phishing

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Monday, February 20, 2006
  Feb 20: IM in SMBs
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 20, 2006


News

  • Instant Messaging: Get Ready More
  • 'Let'sPowwow' Launches as Free Group Collaboration Software for Online Meetings and Project Management More
  • Captaris Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2005 Results More

Insights & Observations

  • Compliance, Schmliance More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Good Resource to Find Cross-Border Regulatory Information
  • Replacing Paper Statements With Internet Delivery

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Friday, February 17, 2006
  Feb 17: VeriSign Secure Mobile Device Mgmt Svc Launched
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 17, 2006


News

  • VeriSign Brings Security Expertise to Mobile Devices More
  • Office 2007 To Feature New Workflow, Collaboration Tools More
  • Skype Introduces Next Generation Mobile Application for Pocket PC More
  • Oracle Buys HotSip More

Insights & Observations

  • Teach Staff to Choose the Right Medium for the Message More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Who Owns Email Volume Reputation Information?

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Thursday, February 16, 2006
  Feb 16: MS Office Communicator Mobile Announced
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 16, 2006


News

  • Sherpa Software Releases Archive Attender for Exchange Version 2.5 More
  • Microsoft Office Communicator Goes Mobile More
  • Active Modules, Inc. Announces the Release of Mail Connector for Active Forums 3.5 More

Insights & Observations

  • Why Mirapoint Chose FaceTime More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Presence-Enabled Corporate Applications at Least Two Years Away
  • Does HP Regret Killing OpenMail?

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Wednesday, February 15, 2006
  Feb 15: SEVEN Workgroup Edition Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 15, 2006


News

  • LogicaCMG launches first Push Email solution for operators More
  • SEVEN Launches Mobile Email Solution for Small Businesses and Workgroups for Up to 25 People More
  • Scalix Launches Scalix 10 With Advanced Enterprise Functionality More

Insights & Observations

  • More Thoughts on Exchange/RTC Merger More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • Web Conferencing Should Be Peer-Peer
  • Some Help With Email Overload

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Tuesday, February 14, 2006
  Feb 14: McAfee VirusScan Mobile Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 14, 2006


News

  • IronPort Introduces Management Platform for Family of Gateway Security Appliances More
  • Websense Announces Upcoming Security Features for Websense® Web Security Suite and Lockdown Edition Version 6.2 More
  • New Integrated MailFrontier-PGP Universal Email Encryption Solution Released More
  • Postini Announces Availability of Postini Encryption Manager as Part of Groundbreaking Federated Encryption Strategy More
  • Colibria Launches Companion IM Gateway at 3GSM World Congress 2006 More
  • Comverse Introduces 3G Mailbox Version 2.0 More
  • F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus to support new Windows Mobile 5.0 operating system More
  • McAfee Launches Mobile Security Solutions at 3GSM More
  • Synchronica announces open industry standard alternative to BlackBerry with push email support for SyncML-enabled phones More
  • Visto Leaps Ahead with Visto Mobile 5.5 More
  • VeriSign Introduces VeriSign® Identity Protection To Protect Consumer Online Identities More

Insights & Observations

  • Lemonade Profile Approved: An Important Step for Open Standards Mobile Messaging More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • BlackBerry? BlackCherry? StealthBerry? -- What RIM Customers Need to Know
  • Audio and Voice Drivers Are Messy

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Monday, February 13, 2006
  Feb 13: McAfee results for 4Q05 Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 13, 2006


News

  • Agnitum Outpost Firewall Pro 3.5 Introduces Security Community Network More
  • Earthlink Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2005 Earnings More
  • Trend Micro Reports Record Results for 2005 More
  • McAfee, Inc Reports Fourth Quarter Revenue of $253.3 Million and Full Year 2005 Revenue of $987.3 Million and Provides Guidance More

Insights & Observations

  • ISPs Offer Software Distribution Channels More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • What We Can Learn From Kama Sutra
  • Personal Video Conferencing Will Be Ubiquitous

Reference


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Friday, February 10, 2006
  Feb 10: Gmail Chat Released
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 10, 2006


News

  • Barracuda Spyware Firewall Extends Network Spyware Protection to the Desktop with Spyware Removal Tool More
  • Latest Entrust Solution to Bring Content Control to Instant Messaging, Web Mail and Email More
  • Privacy Networks Launches First Platform With Integrated Spam, Virus Protection and Searchable Email Archiving More
  • Comverse Enhances Its Integrated Messaging Solution More
  • Gmail Chat More
  • CallTower Gives Blackberry Users Alternative Email, Voice and Data Options Via Complete New Collaboration Suite More
  • Gordano Extends Functionality of Gordano Messaging Suite with Latest Release More
  • Zimbra Launches Zimbra Collaboration Suite 3.0, With General Availability More
  • Diversinet delivers consumer-ready soft token strong authentication solution More
  • Quest Software Reports Revenue and Earnings for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2005 More
  • SonicWall Acquires MailFrontier More
  • West Corporation Announces Agreement to Purchase Raindance Communications More

Insights & Observations

  • Funambol Open Source Mobile Messaging -- Interesting BlackBerry Alternative More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • GoodMail Systems and AOL -- Dangerous Implications
  • Continued Consolidation in the Email Security Market

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Monday, February 06, 2006
  Feb 6: NetIQ Releases 2Q06 Results
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FERRIS RESEARCH FREE DAILY NEWSLETTER
February 6, 2006


News

  • LivePerson Reports Fourth Quarter Revenue Increase of 37% to $6.3 Million More
  • NetIQ Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2006 Results More

Insights & Observations

  • Meet Ferris Research at 3GSM, Barcelona More

Other insights published today in the subscription service:

  • What to Do About Email Overload
  • Email for Mobile Phones: Variety of Solutions Will Cause Confusion

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