We are excited to be recognized by xchange magazine and experts from the mobile Internet industry for the innovation and value embodied in LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile.
Woburn, MA (PRWEB) October 23, 2008
LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile has received the Mobile Internet World Innovation 2008 Award for Most Innovative Enterprise Application from xchange magazine. The annual awards recognize leaders in the development and deployment of mobile Internet technology. Nominations were open to all providers and vendors of mobile Internet technology and selected by a judging panel of experts from the mobile Internet industry.
LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile received the Most Innovative Enterprise Application award October 22 at a ceremony following the close of the Mobile Internet World expo. Eliot Weinman, president of Yankee Group, along with Tara Seals, associate editor of xchange, presented awards to LogMeIn and recipients in three other categories. LogMeIn and its award will be featured in the January issue of xchange, as well as on the Web sites of both Mobile Internet World, http://www.mobilenetx.com, and xchange, http://www.xchangemag.com/mobileinternet2008.
LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile is a multi-platform support tool that can be used to remotely access and repair Windows Mobile®, Symbian® and BlackBerry® smartphones as well as Macs, PCs and other windows-based devices. By enabling call centers and other support organizations to deliver instant, on-demand remote support, LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile can help increase customer satisfaction by quickly solving problems, while helping to reduce the time and cost associated with support calls.
"According to IDC*, the smartphone market is poised for strong growth over the next five years, furthering the need for support tools that deliver a great customer support experience," said Rick Redding, vice president and general manager, mobile, LogMeIn. "We are excited to be recognized by xchange magazine and experts from the mobile Internet industry for the innovation and value embodied in LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile."
"xchange is pleased to honor LogMeIn's contributions to the development and promotion of mobile Internet technology, said Mike Saxby, group publisher of xchange. "The growth in the industry has been tremendous, as shown by LogMeIn's achievement, and it's vital that such accomplishments and commitment be lauded."
The Mobile Internet Innovation Awards winners were selected by an independent judging panel that consisted of Craig Mathias, principal, Farpoint Group; Zeus Kerravala, senior vice president of Enterprise Research for Yankee Group; Caroline Gabriel, lead research analyst, Rethink Research; Andy Mitchell, Bell Canada; Rich Buttiglieri, usability consultant, Design and Usability Center, Bentley College; and representatives from xchange and Trendsmedia.
For a complete list of winners, visit http://www.xchangemag.com/mobileinternet2008.
*IDC, "Despite Stock Plunge, RIM and Smartphone Market in Good Place," Doc # lcUS21453508, by Stephen Drake, September 2008.
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About Mobile Internet World Conference & Expo
Mobile Internet World, produced by Trendsmedia, brings together all key mobile technologies, products, systems and services into a single, information-packed event featuring key industry players, thought leaders and users. The event showcases the entire ecosystem of enable mobile Internet technologies, content and applications. Mobile Internet World is developed collaboratively with thought-leading executives from throughout the rapidly expanding mobile Internet arena. For more information, visit http://www.mobilenetx.com.
About LogMeIn, Inc. - http://www.logmein.com
LogMeIn is a leading provider of on-demand, remote-connectivity solutions to mobile operators, handset OEMs, small and medium businesses, IT service providers and consumers. LogMeIn products are deployed on demand and are accessible through a Web browser. The LogMeIn family includes LogMeIn Pro®, LogMeIn® Ignition™, LogMeIn Rescue®, LogMeIn IT Reach®, LogMeIn Backup®, Remotely Anywhere®, LogMeIn Free® and LogMeIn Hamachi®. LogMeIn is based in Woburn, Mass., with European centers in Budapest, Hungary and Amsterdam, Netherlands.