FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lori Scribner, Bailey Gardiner Inc.
Tom Toperczer, WiredRed Software
(619) 234-8282 ext. 128 (858) 715-0970
WiredRed's e/pop 3.0 Named a
Award Finalist by Network Computing Editors
e/pop tops collaborative
environment category by enabling secure real-time communications across the
San Diego, California - (April 8, 2002) --
WiredRed™, the leader of secure instant messaging and comprehensive real-time
communications for business, today announced that its e/pop® 3.0 Professional
Client and Enterprise Server has been honored as a Finalist by Network
Computing, a CMP Media LLC magazine, in the Collaborative Environment category
of its 2002 Well-Connected Awards.
The winners of the Network Computing Well-Connected Awards will be revealed at a
gala event on May 6, 2002, the evening before one of the industry's largest
trade shows, NetWorld+Interop 2002 in Las Vegas. All Finalists will be
highlighted in the May 13th issue of Network Computing and also on Network
Computing Online at
"No other annual awards program in the industry uses hand-on evaluations to
choose its winners," said Fritz Nelson, publisher of CMP's Network Computing.
"Our editors worked at length to research and test the best offerings in the
enterprise arena. Being named a Well-Connected Award Finalist is a true
reflection of product quality rather than merely product popularity or marketing
e/pop 3.0 provides companies with a secure instant messaging and comprehensive
real-time communications system for the enterprise, offering a rich feature set
designed to improve the efficiency of business communications. e/pop extends
beyond traditional instant messaging to include presence management, text-based
chat conferencing, application sharing, remote control and voice over IP
conferencing. e/pop supports corporate standards for secure operations and
central management, including directory integration, authentication and
end-to-end encryption (with options such as RC4, DES, triple DES, AES, & RSA).
"e/pop 3.0 was built from the ground up with feedback from our customers on
desired features and functionality. We devoted several years of development time
to make it a product that can meet the demanding requirements of the corporate
enterprise - both for the end users and the system and network administrators
that maintain it," said Allen Drennan, CEO and founder of WiredRed. "We are
honored that the editorial staff at Network Computing believe that e/pop 3.0
meets their criteria for a product that provides companies with a method to
enhance productivity through real time communications and collaboration."
About Network Computing
Network Computing (http://www.networkcomputing.com) published by CMP Media LLC,
Manhasset, N.Y., defines the core issues facing people who manage technology in
business -analyzing the critical decision points in purchasing the products,
technologies and services that achieve corporate initiatives. Twice a month
220,000 IT professionals turn to Network Computing to get the information they
need to make the right purchase decisions.
About CMP Media LLC
CMP Media LLC (www.cmpnet.com) is a leading high-tech media company providing
essential information and marketing services to the entire technology
spectrum-the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing
on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers'
comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual
needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet
products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade
shows and conferences, custom publishing, testing and consulting.
WiredRed Software is the leader of secure instant messaging and comprehensive
real-time communications for business. The company holds a significant share of
the enterprise instant messaging software market, with more than 3,000 corporate
installations including Baker & McKenzie, Blue Cross, Merrill Lynch, Pfizer,
PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and hundreds of universities and local, state and
federal government agencies.
WiredRed licenses its software to corporations and an expanding network of OEM
and business partners. WiredRed and its partners support more than one million
installed users of WiredRed's real-time communications technology. For more
information visit the WiredRed web site at
http://www.wiredred-epop.com or contact the company directly at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-665-EPOP.
e/pop is a registered trademark, and WiredRed is a trademark of WiredRed
All other marks are property of their respective owners.