OpenText(TM) Delivers Enterprise Information Management Apps for Windows(R) 8
OpenText Tempo Box and OpenText eDOCS DM for Windows 8 and Windows RT
Enable Simple, Security-Enhanced Access to Documents on Devices of
Different Form Factors
WATERLOO, ON, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – OpenText(TM) (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC), a
leading provider of Enterprise Information Management (EIM) solutions, today announced that OpenText Tempo(TM) Box and OpenText eDOCS DM, two of the industry’s most secure enterprise information management
applications, are now available in the Windows Store.
As a longstanding Microsoft partner, OpenText is dedicated to
continually delivering innovative products that fully support and
encourage the adoption of Windows 8. OpenText has expanded its product
roadmap to deliver Windows 8 solutions for OpenText Capture, OpenText
Provision, Case360 and MBPM. Similarly, OpenText Content Server,
Enterprise Connect, and Email Management are adding Windows 8 support
along with Web Experience Management, Portal, Media Management and
“Businesses today are increasingly asking for technology solutions that
will provide them with the flexibility to access important documents on
their PCs and mobile devices interchangeably. Windows 8 and Windows RT
give them this access with the rich functionality, ease of use and a
heightened level of security they’ve come to expect from the Windows
operating systems,” said John Richards, Senior Director, Windows App
Marketing for Microsoft Corp.
Tempo Box is a comprehensive offering that fulfills organizational needs
for security, control and integration. Unlike other solutions, it
provides enterprise-grade security features that help businesses ensure
compliance with regulatory and organizational mandates. Tempo Box
allows users to access, view and manage files from their Windows 8
device, as well as edit files in other apps installed on Windows 8.
Direct integration with a user’s corporate LDAP or AD directory makes
security-enhanced sharing with other Tempo Box users fast and easy.
Tempo Box, a simple, secure file transfer and synchronization service,
and the newly developed eDOCS DM app, designed to support legal and
mid-market businesses, support both Windows 8 and Windows RT on tablets
and PCs, providing customers with the versatility of cloud-based data
access – whether in the office or on the go.
“Our Tempo Box product and our eDOCS DM app will empower our business
users to quickly take full advantage of all the innovative mobility
features that Microsoft offers in these new operating systems,” said
Muhi Majzoub, Senior Vice President of Engineering at OpenText. “These
innovations demonstrate OpenText’s continued commitment to bringing
leading-edge EIM solutions to customers and represent key parts of OpenText’s Enterprise Information Management (EIM) strategy, helping organizations to work more efficiently and drive better
The newly developed OpenText eDOCS DM app also supports virtually
anytime, anywhere access for Windows 8 users with an easy to use app
that is consistent with the new Windows user experience. It supports
Windows touch interactions and provides a consistent user experience
when interacting with eDOCS DM content on any Windows 8 or Windows RT
device regardless of form factor.
OpenText Tempo Box and eDOCS DM users can now take advantage of all the
simplicity and elegance of Windows 8 – such as the new Start screen;
touch screen capabilities; Cloud-connected access; improved performance
and system reliability; as well as increased end-to-end enhanced
security and manageability features. OpenText Tempo Box and eDOCS DM
enables users to take full advantage of the new advanced mobility and
usability features in Windows 8, while ensuring a consistent experience
when interacting with EIM applications on different devices.
EIM helps organizations manage and exploit their enterprise information
to drive innovation, create competitive advantage and make better
decisions about their business without compromising their information
governance and security.
All editions of Tempo Box including CS10, Express, and Cloud editions
are available immediately. Tempo Box is also now available in the
Windows Store. For additional information on Tempo Box, click here.
OpenText eDOCS DM for Windows 8 is available now from OpenText. The new
OpenText eDOCS DM mobile app for Windows RT is available for immediate
download from the Windows Store. For further information on eDOCS DM,
please click here.
OpenText provides Enterprise Information Management software that
enables companies of all sizes and industries to manage, secure and
leverage their unstructured business information, either in their data
center or in the cloud. Over 50,000 companies already use OpenText
solutions to unleash the power of their information. To learn more
about OpenText (NASDAQ: OTEX; TSX: OTC), please visit: www.opentext.com.
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