Sybase iAnywhere introduces IM

by CXOtoday Staff    Mar 02, 2007

Sybase iAnywhere has added instant messaging (IM) and presence capabilities to its information Anywhere suite. It provides logging and routing capabilities, ensuring compliance with corporate policies.

It addresses the demand of today’s mobile workers for increased productivity and collaboration by offering the most comprehensive support for extending enterprise email systems and IM platforms across the range of mobile devices.

“Sybase iAnywhere addresses the rapidly growing enterprise IM medium enabling businesses to ensure their mobile workers have the ability to communicate in real time. Users in the field can determine whether their workers are online and are available” explained Mark Willnerd, Vice President of iAnywhere.

The features include heterogeneous solution which includes multiple messaging systems, support for leading enterprise instant messaging systems, support for public instant messaging networks via XMPP which support Google Talk and Jabber, broad device support comprehensive cross platform support for Windows mobile, Palm, RIM BlackBerry and Symbian mobile devices.

The other features are easy to use client which includes single client, presence information, contacts, notifications and advanced user functionality .Administration Capabilities includes easy installation, compliance and auditing, web interface, and data encryption.

Gartner predicts that by 2010, 90% of users with e-mail accounts will have IT controlled IM accounts. As IM traffic becomes increasingly higher in volume and value, organizations will need to adopt enterprise class IM technologies, to ensure efficient, integrated, reliable and secure use of IM technologies.