Microsoft Introduces Exchange Hosted Services

Frontbrdige is now rebranded into Microsoft Exchange Hosted Services. There is already a lot of traction in this service area.

Microsoft Corp. today announced new branding, a new licensing model and the road map for Microsoft Exchange Hosted Services (EHS), formerly known as FrontBridge Technologies Inc. EHS is composed of four distinct services including Hosted Filtering, Hosted Archive, Hosted Continuity and Hosted Encryption. These services offer cost-effective hosted solutions to help ensure the security and high availability of an organizations messaging environment while satisfying internal policy and regulatory compliance requirements. In addition, Microsoft today unveiled a new per-user licensing model for all the services as well as road map details, including information about the upcoming EHS 5.3 release and the 6.x series of releases that will align with Exchange 12 availability. EHS is the latest addition to the Exchange Server solution portfolio and a key offering in Microsofts software as a service strategy.
Were driving to deliver world-class software any way customers choose, said Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer of Microsoft. Exchange Hosted Services will give customers more flexibility in how they deploy, manage and maintain technology.< ...

[Via Microsoft PressPass – Press Releases]