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Protecode Announces Streamlined Open Source License Management Solution for Small Technology Organizations

OTTAWA, CANADA – September 10, 2013 – Protecode, a leading provider of open source software license management solutions, today launched its newest solution offering, Protecode Compact, a stand-alone, single-seat management solution for managing open source licenses and other code attributes.

Protecode Compact combines all of the innovative features of Protecode’s flagship solution, Protecode System 4TM, in a small, simple to download, one-click installation on Windows platforms.

With Protecode Compact, small organizations or departments within larger organizations can scan their code and generate a software bill of materials that lists all open source and other third party software in their portfolio. Protecode Compact reports on security vulnerabilities, encryption content, license compatibilities and license obligations.

“Open source software allows our team to deliver feature-rich quality solutions quickly, but we need to ensure that we use third party software responsibly and manage its obligations. Protecode Compact, with its deep-scanning more…

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En Pointe Selected to Speak at Cloud Partners Conference

En Pointe Selected to Speak at Cloud Partners Conference

En Pointe to Address Unified Communications via Microsoft

LOS ANGELES, CA – September 4, 2013 – En Pointe Technologies, one of the largest Microsoft partners, today announced that it has been selected to present at Cloud Partners 2013, a Channel Partners event, taking place September 11-13 in Chicago, Illinois. Other notable presentations at the conference will be given by leading analyst firm, Gartner, and vendor companies including AT&T, Citrix, Dropbox, Juniper, Oracle, and Windstream.

Martin Barron, Lead Architect – Microsoft Unified Communications will represent En Pointe as a featured, stand-alone speaker, addressing the topic of “Microsoft Online 101” on Wednesday, September 11 from 8:30-9:15 a.m.

Microsoft Lync helped popularize Unified Communications (UC), and quickly gained a leadership position in this space. Now that Lync Online is available in the cloud, it delivers against a new set more…

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Fusion Technology Solutions Bundles Microsoft Office, Box, VDI, VoIP and Email for SMBs

All-n-One Bundle Offers Customers Competitive Edge—Saving Time and Money.

Healdsburg, CA, August 29, 2013 – Fusion Technology Solutions, a leading MSP and Cloud systems integrator, today announced the Fusion Cloud Office Suite. The new suite is a comprehensive bundle which combines virtual desktop technology, Microsoft Office 2010, and Box simple and scalable online document management seamlessly with VoIP and email. The all-encompassing package provides small to medium sized businesses with a remarkably simple and affordable way to manage their data, employees and overall business.
Fusion Cloud Office Suite combines:
• Box – Box provides a secure platform for content sharing, allowing crucial documents, files and presentations to be, shared internally and externally, through iPad, iPhone, Android and Windows Phone applications, as well as extended to partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Over 150,000 companies – including 92% of Fortune 500s –rely on Box to more…

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Crystal Yeo Returns to The Oxford Princeton Programme to Lead Sales in Asia Pacific Energy Education and Training

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Plainsboro, NJ and Singapore, SG (21 August 2013) – Pioneer and market leader in energy education and training, The Oxford Princeton Programme announces the return of industry veteran Ms. Crystal Yeo as Regional Sales Manager to the Asia-Pacific region.

“The addition of Crystal strengthens The Oxford Princeton Programme’s commitment to meet the growing demand for high caliber, specialized training in this region,” says Clara Lippert Glenn, President and CEO, The Oxford Princeton Programme. “Crystal’s ability to understand and identify core customer needs will further enhance the company’s efforts to deliver relevant and impactful training solutions.”

Prior to rejoining The Oxford Princeton Programme, Ms. Yeo was Sales Director at NoLimits Pte Ltd where she developed learning solutions for high performance teams and more…

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Ingram Micro Cloud Now Offers dinCloud Hosted Virtual Servers

Ingram Micro Cloud Now Offers dinCloud Hosted Virtual Servers

VARs, MSPs, and SIs Can Now Choose a Comprehensive Cloud Services Provider

LOS ANGELES, CA – August 21, 2013 – dinCloud, a cloud services provider that offers business provisioning in the cloud, today announced that dinServer, its hosted virtual server offering, is now available to Ingram Micro Inc.’s (NYSE: IM) North American channel partners via the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace. The expanded distribution agreement allows Ingram Micro to market, sell, and support dinServer to its growing base of cloud-focused channel partners, which includes VARs (Value Added Resellers), MSPs (Managed Service Providers), and SIs (Systems Integrators).

“dinCloud is helping channel partners transform the way companies use the cloud,” said Renee Bergeron, vice president of managed services and cloud computing, Ingram Micro North America. “dinCloud’s server is very complementary to the hosted desktop service from dinCloud that we currently more…

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En Pointe Replicates Office 365 Success with Adobe Creative Cloud For teams

En Pointe Extends Microsoft Office 365 Business Model to Adobe Subscription Services

LOS ANGELES, CA – August 20, 2013 – Following Adobe’s announcement of the new subscription model for its creative applications, En Pointe Technologies, one of the largest Microsoft partners, today announced the expansion of its Adobe practice to support the growth of Adobe Creative Cloud for teams. With this, the company has created a business model for its Adobe subscription services that replicates its Office 365 success.

En Pointe has been an Adobe authorized licensing partner for over 13 years and is a Platinum reseller and trusted expert on Adobe products, including Creative Cloud for teams. Also one of the largest Microsoft Systems Integrators and Licensing Solutions Providers (LSPs), and top providers for Microsoft Online Services, including Office 365, En Pointe is utilizing its mobility and cloud expertise to further expand its existing Adobe business. By more…

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En Pointe Wins Microsoft WR LAR Partner of the Year

ep-20th-logo.jpgLeading Microsoft Partner Also Inducted into Exclusive Licensing Solutions Providers Program

LOS ANGELES, CA – August 6, 2013 – En Pointe Technologies, one of the largest Microsoft Systems Integrators and Licensing Solutions Providers (LSPs), today announced that it was awarded WR (Western Region) LAR Partner of the Year by Microsoft at the 2013 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference. En Pointe was selected for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

Jane Dickson, Microsoft’s general manager for the WR, presented En Pointe with the award, citing the exemplary collaboration between its licensing and services teams, which uniquely positions the company to drive greater value around the Microsoft portfolio. As a LAR (Large Account Reseller), En Pointe provides licensing and services to enterprises, serving as a trusted advisor to help maximize their EA (Enterprise Agreement), select and open volume more…

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Brainshark Authorizes En Pointe Technologies to Sell SlideShark Team Edition to Customers Nationwide

En Pointe’s Customer Base to Benefit From Brainshark’s Award-Winning App, Which Lets Users Show PowerPoints Properly and Reliably on the iPad and iPhone

WALTHAM, Mass., and LOS ANGELES — July 30, 2013 — Brainshark, Inc., the leading sales enablement platform provider, today announced a strategic partnership with En Pointe Technologies, a leading solution provider of IT products and services. En Pointe is now one of a select group of channel partners authorized to offer SlideShark Team Edition – the award-winning, business-class version of Brainshark’s SlideShark app – to companies nationwide. This partnership extends SlideShark’s reach and channel relationships, and helps En Pointe’s customers maximize the value of their iPad investments – with the ability to now have PowerPoint presentations render properly on those devices.

Used in more than 140 countries, SlideShark is the industry standard for showing PowerPoint presentations on the iPad and iPhone. The app allows more…

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StrikeForce Technologies Awarded Second Patent For Out-of-Band Authentication Utilizing Mobile Devices

Edison, NJ (July 24th, 2013) – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (SFOR.OB), a company that specializes in cyber security for the prevention of data breaches, announced today that it has been granted its second patent for “Multi-Channel Device Utilizing A Centralized Out-of-Band Authentication System” from the United States Patent Office (Patent # 8,484,698).

“Being awarded this second patent is a huge win for StrikeForce because it significantly strengthens our position in a rapidly expanding marketplace, as well as our efforts to enforce our patents through licensing and litigation, as previously announced in our March 28th, 2013 press release focused on infringers such as Phone Factor and First Midwest Bancorp,” said Mark L. Kay, CEO. “Mobile devices have become the new communication and computing norm for business, government, retail and pleasure; 87% of American adults now own a cell phone’ (Source: Pew Research Center) and businesses are leveraging mobile devices by enabling more…

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StrikeForce’s UK Distributor, CDISGroup Ltd., to Launch Large Pilots for Corporate Customers to Prevent Identity Theft and Data Breaches of their clients

Edison, NJ – Thursday, July 18th, 2013 – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFOR) today announced that their UK distributor, CDISGroup, is launching several very large breach prevention pilots for Cyber Security, with industry giants in Financial Services, Retail Shopping and the Mortgage Lending business.

“In the last 12 months, corporate data breaches and Identity Theft skyrocketed throughout Europe, however, the UK seems to be in the center of that hacking hurricane,” says Mark L. Kay, CEO of StrikeForce. “Data breaches and Identity Theft have become a countrywide daily occurrence, and thankfully, we have a strategic channel partner with the CDISGroup to help prevent those occurrences.”

“In just a few short months, Mike Lazenby, CEO of the CDISGroup and his team of security experts have implemented StrikeForce’s patented ProtectID® Multi-Factor Out-of-Band Authentication and our GuardedID® Anti-Keylogging Keystroke Encryption products into many new and existing CDIS customers,” continues Kay, “multiple more…

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