October 14, 2008

AtMail Continues to Lead Industry in Intuitive Webmail Applications With Release of AtMail 5.5

BRISBANE, Australia and COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AtMail, a leading provider of easy-to-use, Linux-based email management appliances and software, today announced the latest release to its commercial Webmail platform, AtMail 5.5. The new AtMail 5.5 version includes support for Canonical's Ubuntu Server Edition Linux-based operating system.

AtMail 5.5 provides support via apt-get for the smoothest installation on Ubuntu Server. Since its launch in October 2004, Ubuntu has become one of the most highly regarded Linux operating systems, gaining popularity and renown worldwide for it's usability. Ubuntu Server Edition provides an up-to-date, stable server operating system, with a low cost of ownership and easy integration into existing networks. AtMail provides users with a unique installer package that will auto detect if the system is running Ubuntu and if it is, prompt the user to install the missing dependencies and then proceed with the installation of Atmail.

"The AtMail 5.5 release is in direct response to the increasing demand we have from our customers to support Ubuntu Server, plus it includes enhancements such as full TLS support in Exim," said Corey Bissaillon, vice president of AtMail. "Together AtMail and Ubuntu Server provide a new option for organizations that want to leverage the advantages of open source tools combined with the reliability of a proven, commercial-grade email management solution."

New enhancements to AtMail's core WebMail solution include:

Support for Ubuntu Server: Installer now allows users to access apt-get to aid in the migration process.

Full Transport Layer Security (TLS) Support: Enhanced security for webmail communications.

Added Domain Keys Identified Mail (DKIM) Support to Exim: Allows users to check inbound DKIM signatures which helps prevent spammers forging domains and email identity.

Improved Webmail Calendar Interface: Firefox 3 and IE 7 users can now more easily view calendar features and functions.

Enhanced SQL Indexing for MailDir Messages: Drastically speeds up email searches for local accounts.

AtMail also offers AtMail Open, an open source email tool that is quickly becoming a favorite of universities, small business, government and ISPs around the globe. Free downloads of AtMail Open are available at http://www.atmail.org/

   Pricing and Availability   AtMail Webmail 5.5 is available for purchase at http://order.atmail.com/.    About AtMail  

AtMail offers a complete suite of email messaging solutions that help more than 15 million users and thousands of organizations streamline and vastly improve the overall email experience. Self-funded and organically grown through word-of-mouth and grassroots satisfaction, AtMail has devoted its resources and energy to redefining and simplifying the email messaging experience from both an end-user and administrator perspective. Other AtMail products include email server appliances, groupware collaboration and web-based administration systems that can be integrated with virus and anti-spam solutions utilizing MySQL as the database backend. With an office in the U.S., the company's headquarters are located on one of the finest surfing beaches near Brisbane, Australia. For more information please visit http://www.atmail.com/.

    Media Contact:    Christie Denniston    Catapult PR-IR    [email protected]    Office: 303-581-7760, ext. 13    Mobile: 303-827-5164  


CONTACT: Christie Denniston of Catapult PR-IR, +1-303-581-7760, ext. 13,mobile, +1-303-827-5164, [email protected], for AtMail

Web site: http://www.atmail.com/