Hosted Software provides access to Web 2.0 functionality.

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Powered by Intel, hosted version of SuiteTwo offers convergence of blogs, wikis, content aggregation, RSS feeds, and search. It provides SaaS-like capabilities and integrates Web 2.0 technologies from Six Apart, SimpleFeed, NewGator, and Visible Path to drive mass collaboration in every area of organization's operations. Program supplies end-users with common user interface, straightforward navigation, and single sign-on without on-premises systems management.

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SpikeSource Announces Hosted Version of SuiteTwo

New Version Brings 'SaaS-Like' Capabilities to Organizations Wishing to Deploy Market-Leading Web 2.0 Functionality Using a Hosted Model

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 18 /- SpikeSource, a provider of open source solutions, today announced the release of a hosted version of SuiteTwo, powered by Intel, a turnkey appliance that allows organizations large and small to implement leading Web 2.0 technologies that increase revenue, reduce expenses, improve productivity and extend brand. Not only does the hosted version integrate market-leading Web 2.0 technologies from Six Apart, SocialText, SimpleFeed, NewsGator and Visible Path to drive mass collaboration in every area of an organization's operations, this version brings "SaaS-like" capabilities to organizations wishing to deploy market-leading Web 2.0 functionality using a hosted model.

"As a global company, we see tremendous value in leveraging the collaborative capabilities Web 2.0 tools offers across our organization," said Jon Lee, CEO of Clearswift. "We are deploying SuiteTwo to access the highest level of Web 2.0 technologies across best-of-breed applications."

Companies seeking a simplified way to access Web 2.0 capabilities will find that the hosted version of SuiteTwo supplies end-users a common user interface, straightforward navigation and single sign-on without the challenges of on-premise systems management. SuiteTwo, as an enterprise-class Web 2.0 product, is one of the catalysts for enterprises to embrace Web 2.0 going forward. The mass collaboration of Web 2.0 applications touches and impacts every aspect of businesses and brings products to market faster. With organizations adding Web 2.0 capabilities to business interactions, significant enhancements like greater brand interaction and a shorter time-to-market are made possible without a huge cost burden.

"Enterprise CIOs want suites for Web 2.0 deployments because it meets their requirements for ease of deployment and management," said Kim Polese, CEO of SpikeSource. "SpikeSource has taken strides to develop a more common user and systems management interface across all applications of Web 2.0, allowing organizations to effortlessly manage collaboration between even the least technical employees from one location. The hosted version of SuiteTwo is an even more efficient solution for meeting the collaboration needs of businesses of all sizes."

The hosted version of SuiteTwo is available from SpikeSource on a per-user subscription basis. For more information visit or call SpikeSource at 1-888-Spike-IT.

About SuiteTwo
Fueled by the industry to improve profit margins and productivity, SuiteTwo provides companies the maximum use of Web 2.0 capabilities. A product of collaboration between Intel, Six Apart, (an Intel Capital portfolio company), Socialtext, SimpleFeed and NewsGator, Suite Two is leading the initiative as the only software that offers the convergence of complementary advanced applications of blogs, wikis, content aggregation, RSS feeds and search. SuiteTwo demonstrates a fundamental shift towards open, flexible and participatory models of integration between businesses. For more information visit

About SpikeSource
SpikeSource is a software company which distributes, integrates, manages and supports open source applications to enterprises through trusted solution providers. SpikeSource integrates applications with the right components and then builds, tests and distributes these open source solutions on an automated test framework with more than 300,000 daily tests. By testing and certifying open source applications, SpikeSource offers a portfolio of SpikeCertified and SpikeIgnited solutions for enterprises that may not have deployed open source before. These solutions are delivered with a comprehensive update and support service called Spike(TM) Net. Through SpikeSource's trusted solution providers, companies can be assured that the applications have been deployed and customized for their unique business requirements. For a list of SpikeSource solution providers, visit

SpikeSource, SpikeIgnite, SpikeNet are trademarks of SpikeSource, Inc. All other names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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