November 15, 2010, Toronto, Canada – Messageware (, the world’s leading provider of enterprise security, productivity and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access and Outlook Web App (OWA), today announced the debut of Messageware OWA Desktop. For the first time, companies using Exchange 2007 or 2010 on-premises and companies using Microsoft Office 365, BPOS, Live@edu, or Hosted Exchange solutions from third party suppliers can easily make OWA an integral part of their corporate messaging with this desktop client for OWA, saving time and money. The company is presently enrolling interested organizations into a Beta program and the product is expected to officially launch early Q1, 2011.

Messageware OWA Desktop is a revolutionary product that extends desktop email control and ease of use to the OWA web mail user, making Outlook Web Access and Outlook Web App more like desktop Outlook than ever before. Alerts, notifications and status are available at a glance. With a single click the user can access their inbox and calendar, and compose emails, meetings and tasks, providing fuller, richer messaging at a fraction of the cost of dedicated software. Other key features include:

  • Advanced New Mail and Reminder notifications
  • Import and export personal contacts
  • Import regional, national and religious holidays
  • Easily manage multiple email accounts
  • At-a-glance status reporting

“OWA Desktop comes from our 15 years of experience building OWA security and productivity solutions for over 5 million users. We are seeing a significant expansion in the use of OWA as more and more companies today are focused on reducing cost, and improving user productivity by enhancing their web email experience.” said Mark Rotman, President & CEO of Messageware. “We are also very excited to expand our focus to include OWA productivity enhancements for the BPOS cloud environment (Microsoft Business Productivity Online Standard Suite).”

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