Herndon, VA (PRWEB) July 10, 2006
ASP-One, a premiere provider of Microsoft Exchange Hosting services for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), today announced that it has achieved a major milestone, having surpassed 20,000 Hosted Exchange subscribers. ASP-One, http://www.ASP-One.com, has achieved a 45 percent increase in subscribers in the last six months.
“Representing a distinctive collection of nearly 430 luxury hotels, resorts and spas in over 74 countries, and a network of more than 20 regional offices in key cities around the world, having a reliable, highly available email system is mission critical,” said George Lee, Director of Information Technology for Leading Hotels of the World. “Our decision to outsource this system to ASP-One in 2002 allows us to focus on our core business of providing five star service and preferences of the affluent consumers in this new age of luxury marketing.”
As an industry leader in serving the SMB market, ASP-One, a division of Apptix, provides customers who have limited, internal resources and staff with improved IT capabilities, service flexibility and scalability. ASP-One delivers Exchange Hosting and Hosted SharePoint to the burgeoning SMB market. Most recently, the company added GoodLink™ Mobile Service for smartphones, Treos and other handheld devices to complement its existing BlackBerry® Mobile Service. Mobile services allow mobile employees to access their Exchange Hosting solution anywhere, anytime. In addition, ASP-One added an Archiving and Compliance solution to address the growing demand to support government and corporate compliance mandates.
“SMB organizations now truly understand the clear advantages of hosted application delivery for software solutions like Microsoft Exchange,” said Alex Yevelev, Vice President of Web Direct Sales for ASP-One. “Over the last year, we have experienced a significant increase in the number of customers moving from an in-house solution to our outsourced model.”
The strong performance of ASP-One in the first quarter of 2006 contributed to Apptix’s record performance. ASP-One had its best quarter of bookings ever in Q1 with the addition of approximately 4,500 new seats, an increase of 56% over Q4 2005.
The addition of these new ASP-One customers brings the total number of Apptix end users to more than 85,000 across over 9,500 customers worldwide.
Currently, ASP-One is offering a free Hosted SharePoint account, including 200MB of disk space, with the purchase of their Shared Exchange Hosting service. Visit http://www.asp-one.com for additional details on this promotion.
ASP-One is a premiere provider of on-demand messaging and collaboration solutions specifically suited for the Small and Medium-sized Business market. Its offerings, including Hosted Exchange, SharePoint, Mobile Messaging, and Archiving and Compliance, provide small and medium-sized businesses with a more affordable, reliable and secure alternative to purchasing and managing software applications in-house. ASP-One is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Hosting and Application Services, and has strong technology partnerships with leading vendors including Research in Motion and Good Technology, among others.
ASP-One, a division of Apptix, is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. For more information, visit http://www.ASP-One.com.
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