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IMA to Provide Free Copies of Internet Exchange Messaging Server 5

Hong Kong, April 27, 2001. International Messaging Associates (IMA) will be providing a free, official copy of its latest messaging product - the Internet Exchange Messaging Server (IEMS) 5 to beta users who will send in their proposed enhancements and potential problems early at

Free copies will be made available to all evaluators who provide feedback to IMA on any undocumented bugs, or who suggest new features or enhancements of which IMA agrees to use in current or future releases. Fixes for verified problems will be included in the official release of IEMS 5.

The free, official copy of the IEMS 5 also includes 90-day support. For more details on this program, please visit


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Internet Exchange Messaging Server 5 Users Gets $300 Off on Beta Purchase

Hong Kong, April 5, 2001. Beta participants of the Linux-Windows-based Internet Exchange Messaging Server (IEMS) 5 shall get a US$300 price off if they purchase the messaging solution now than wait for its forthcoming official release. IEMS5 developer International Messaging Associates gave this announcement recently to give value to their current beta users and development partners.

The beta promo offer pegs the retail price of IEMS5 at US$695, a full 30 percent off from its regular list price of US$995. A substantial discount from the end-users' beta price is offered to resellers for every purchase of five copies. Resellers may avail of a buy-back option from IMA in the rarest case of slow product turnover, while no deadline is set for selling the products bought under promo price.

According to Gigi Resurreccion, IMA Senior Marketing and Operations Manager, IEMS5 users who buy the software now can actively participate in the beta program that enables their organization to test and identify need-specific enhancements that can be included in the official release.

"The program is practically risk-free. You will get free support while evaluating the software until the time IEMS5 is officially released, and a 45-day money-back guarantee if you are not satisfied with the product performance," said Resurreccion.

IEMS5 is a multithreading standalone open architecture Internet mail server which runs seamlessly on Linux and Windows platforms - perfect for businesses bound towards global competitiveness. Part of what makes IEMS5 different from other messaging solutions is that it could be operated on a distributed environment which allows IEMS5 to run across different network severs. This unique feature gives IEMS5 optimal scalability, addressing an organization's present and future expansion needs.

IEMS5 also boasts of anti-spam and anti-virus engines, channel action matrix, Distribution List Manager, Message Store, Directory Server and Web Mail Client, plus clog-free channels and connectors assuring total connectivity to Internet Mail Access Protocol (IMAP4), Post Office Protocol (POP3), Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) and Batch Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (BSMTP).

These special features make IEMS5 a totally cost-effective, full-featured email server for mission-critical applications.

"User-friendly IEMS5 is a great ally in optimizing business opportunities in line with the growing and changing needs of dynamic companies or organizations for simple yet fast, reliable and cost-effective means of communication," Resurreccion said.

IEMS5's beta program is still open for a limited period only considering its forthcoming official release.

IEMS5 beta can be downloaded from Product overview can, likewise, be downloaded from


*This article can also be found at WinCECity


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