REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 24 -- Communication Intelligence Corporation ("CIC") (BULLETIN BOARD: CICI) , a leading supplier of electronic signature solutions for business process automation in the financial industry and the recognized leader in biometric signature verification, announced today a sales and marketing agreement with Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) to provide its electronic signature solution for ThinkPad Tablet PCs and for the companies to jointly promote their product offerings.
Through this agreement, CIC joins Lenovo's Tablet Influencer Program and provides Lenovo its full range of biometric and electronic signature solutions. Lenovo's sales team will actively promote CIC's electronic signature products to its users. The joint product offerings represent an ideal solution for any application requiring electronic approvals or user authentication using biometrics.
According to IDC, convertible tablet PC unit shipments will reach more than one million this year and more than four million by 2010. With more industries relying on tablet PCs, Lenovo tablet customers include mobile professionals in fields such as healthcare, insurance, real estate, education and sales.
"As a leading worldwide supplier of PCs, Lenovo provides the market access and sales coverage that is fundamental to accelerating eSignature sales growth worldwide," said Joe DePaola, Vice President of Worldwide Sales at CIC. "Mobile information users within a number of vertical industries can now leverage the combined strengths of industry leading tablet computing with authentication and legally compliant eSignature solutions to address their process automation needs."
The rock-solid design of Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet PCs includes a shock-mounted hard-drive making them reliable and durable tools for on-the-go computing. Lenovo's latest model, the ThinkPad X60 Tablet, is a thin and light 12-inch tablet PC that also offers layered security tools including an encrypted hard drive and integrated fingerprint reader to prevent unauthorized access to information. Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablets all come equipped with ThinkVantage Technologies, a suite of self-help tools that help to manage profiles for Internet connections and easy recovery of lost or corrupted files among other features.
CIC's SignatureOne(TM) suite includes its SignatureOne Server, Sign-it®, and iSign® software. SignatureOne Server provides user authentication, profile administration and transaction receipts. Sign-it and iSign provide shrink-wrapped application plug-in as well as developer tools for the integration of signatures into complex enterprise architectures and custom applications. CIC's technology supports a common process and methodology to provide a uniform program interface for multiple signature methods and multiple signature capture devices, simplifying enterprise-wide integration of business process automation tasks requiring eSignatures, and virtually eliminating the need for paper copies and ink signatures.
Communication Intelligence Corporation ("CIC") is a leading supplier of electronic signature solutions for business process automation in the Financial Industry and the recognized leader in biometric signature verification. CIC's products enable companies to achieve truly paperless work flow in their eBusiness processes by enabling them with "The Power to Sign Online®" with multiple signature technologies across virtually all applications. Industry leaders such as AIG, Charles Schwab, Prudential, Nationwide (UK) and Wells Fargo chose CIC's products to meet their needs. CIC sells directly to enterprises and through system integrators, channel partners and OEMs. CIC is headquartered in Redwood Shores, California and has a joint venture, CICC, in Nanjing, China. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.cic.com/.
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