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LinuxPR: ThinkFree and Security ASP McAfee.com Deliver Web-Based Office Apps to .NET Customers

Nov 13, 2000, 19:37 (3 Talkback[s])


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"ThinkFree, the leader in Web-based office productivity solutions for anywhere, anytime, any operating system computing, and McAfee.com (Nasdaq: MCAF), a leading security Application Service Provider (ASP), today announced McAfee.com MobileOffice, powered by ThinkFree, a new Web-based productivity suite for businesses. MobileOffice, powered by ThinkFree, is a family of Microsoft Office-compatible productivity solutions, that is accessible and functional both online and offline, and features Web-based word processing, spreadsheet and presentation graphics applications. This new service is available through Productivity.NET, the new Service Center launched by McAfee.com to empower businesses to migrate to the next-generation Internet."

"McAfee.com MobileOffice, powered by ThinkFree, offers the ease-of-use and flexibility essential for business professionals. Software delivery, installation and upgrades are automatic, significantly reducing the total cost of ownership of productivity software. The Internet-optimized architecture is well-suited to today's competitive businesses as well as consumers, and users have the assurance that they are able to safely, securely and efficiently use their productivity applications. Subscribers can have fast, easy access to their applications and data anywhere they go -- at home, in their office out-of-town, or anywhere on their corporate campus -- without having to carry a laptop computer or disk and worrying about operating system or software compatibility."

"The MobileOffice services are available through Productivity.Net, part of the .NET Initiative from McAfee.com, dedicated to improving the productivity of employees in the office, at home or around the world. Productivity.Net showcases robust and effective professional applications and services that keep companies competitive in a cost-effective manner. Productivity.NET is comprised of MobileOffice, powered by ThinkFree, as well as MobileDisk, a powerful file management system."

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