Vancouver, BC, August 5, 2008 – Colligo Networks Inc., a leader in desktop collaboration solutions, today announced that its Colligo Contributor Pro Version 3.0 desktop software for Microsoft® Office SharePoint® was named as a bronze medal winner of the “2008 Editor’s Best Awards” in the SharePoint category by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro magazine.
“The 2008 Editor’s Best Awards utilize our editors’ product knowledge and subject matter expertise to identify exceptional products that benefit the Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Magazine reader communities,” said Jeff Lewis, group publisher. “Our editors selected winners based on the product’s strategic importance to the market, its competitive advantages, and its value to the customer.”
“Our editors are tough, in-the-trenches critics,” Lewis continued. “They demand solid value and performance from the products they select. Editor’s Best Award winners can feel proud that the products and services they developed have earned the respect and recognition of the Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Magazine editorial staff.
Colligo Contributor Pro is client software that increases SharePoint user adoption by providing an intuitive user experience that better integrates SharePoint into the way users work on their desktops. It enables information workers to easily access, modify, and create SharePoint content through familiar desktop interfaces. Contributor Pro includes two user interface options: (1) the standalone desktop client provides instant SharePoint access, online and offline, for mobile and remote workers; and (2) the Add-In for Microsoft Office Outlook® provides 2-way access to SharePoint within Outlook, enabling users to easily drag-and-drop emails (including metadata and attachments) into document libraries.
“We are extremely pleased that the editors of Windows IT Pro have selected Colligo Contributor Pro as a winner in the SharePoint category,” comments Genèse Castonguay, Vice President of Marketing, Colligo Networks. “Following on the heels of the 2008 Best of Tech·Ed Award, this award truly credits Colligo’s desktop software solutions in helping organizations get more value from their SharePoint deployment by increasing user adoption.”
Products in the Colligo Contributor product family can be purchased from the Colligo store at www.colligo.com/store and are priced in single lot quantities (including one year of maintenance and support) as follows: Colligo Contributor Client at USD$125/copy; Colligo Contributor Add-In for Outlook at USD$125/copy; and Colligo Contributor Pro at USD$150/copy. For more information on pricing and availability of the Contributor Software Development Kit, partners and customers should contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The free Colligo Reader (for individual users only) and a 30-day trial of Colligo Contributor Pro are available at www.colligo.com. Volume pricing and other enquiries can be directed to email@example.com.
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About Colligo Networks
Colligo is a leading provider of desktop collaboration solutions. Its client-based software solutions extend the functionality of collaboration and content management applications like Microsoft SharePoint and IBM Lotus Notes. Designed to increase productivity, Colligo products move critical data storage and synchronization functions from the server to the desktop, enabling users to more effectively capture, access, edit, and share information when and where they need it. From instant team collaboration to remote user access, Colligo enhances the collaboration experience for over 200,000 licensed users in more than 50 countries. Customers include Siemens, PricewaterhouseCoopers, General Motors, KPMG, Qualcomm, and Grant Thornton. Colligo is a Microsoft Gold Certified ISV partner and IBM Business Partner. For more information visit www.colligo.com.
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