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GEE Whiz 1.3.1 Anti-Spam, Anti-Virus Now Available

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By Omni Technology Solutions Inc.

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Posted: 14 Aug 2003
 

"GEE Whiz 1.3.1 represents a big step forward in helping solve some of the ever-increasing spam challenges, while protecting the investments email managers have made in their current environments."

Jay Wood,
Novell Collaboration Product Marketing Manager.

Omni Technology Solutions Inc. recently announced the availability of Version 1.3.1 of GEE Whiz Anti-SPAM, Anti-Virus for GroupWise. GEE Whiz is the leading NLM-based Anti-SPAM, Anti-virus detection enabling solution that runs directly on your NetWare GWIA server. Version 1.3.1 provides a number of enterprise-level SPAM management enhancements and new features including: HTML or text-based corporate disclaimers/signatures, an enhanced web-based management interface and a new web-based Quarantine Viewer/Manager for emails that have been blocked or quarantined for SPAM, viruses, or content filtering. The most important enhancement that GEE Whiz 1.3.1 provides is the ability to allow administrators to customise the default Spam Assassin values in its web-based management interface. GEE Whiz 1.3.1 brings SPAM detection and management to a new level of sophistication. GEE Whiz 1.3.1 is a free upgrade for clients who have a current support contract.

"GEE Whiz 1.3.1 provides GroupWise administrators with advanced Anti-SPAM, Anti-Virus management options," said Jay Wood, Novell Collaboration Product Marketing Manager. "It represents a big step forward in helping solve some of the ever-increasing SPAM challenges, while protecting the investments email managers have made in their current environments."

"Our clients really appreciate the fact that our GEE Whiz anti-SPAM solution allows them to leverage their existing Novell NetWare and hardware investments," says Aldo Zanoni, Director of Customer Service for Omni. "They really appreciate that Windows NT/2000/98 or Linux operating systems are not required. In today's environment, GroupWise and internet email are mission critical. By running directly on NetWare, GEE Whiz reduces the complexity, costs, decreased security, management and downtime caused by introducing Windows or Linux-based anti-spam, anti-virus solutions. And because GEE Whiz runs at the GWIA level, all of your email is scanned BEFORE it gets to your MTA or POA. This significantly decreases the amount of network traffic and computer processing required on your MTA and POA servers."

GEE Whiz is compatible with NetWare 6.5, 6, 5.x and 4.x and all versions of Service Packs. It is compatible with GroupWise 6.5, 6, 5.x and all versions of Service Packs. GEE Whiz is a direct port of Spam Assassin to NetWare. GEE Whiz provides NetWare-based GroupWise systems all of the benefits of running Spam Assassin (www.spamassassin.org), the world's leading anti-spam solution, without any of the complexities of Linux and its script-based implementation. GEE Whiz loads a small footprint web server to allow all management and configuration to be completed in a web browser.

Download a thirty-day trial version of GEE Whiz or register for an on-line seminar here: www.omni-ts.com/download_GEEwhiz.html

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