AXIGEN Closes New Partnership in Italy

AXIGEN, the professional mail server vendor, closes yet another partnership agreement on the Italian market, with the Exent company.

Bucharest, Romania, December 13, 2007 --( AXIGEN, the professional mail server vendor, announced today the closure of yet another partnership agreement on the Italian market with the Exent company.

The Italian company specializes in custom designed software development and in Internet content management systems. Exent is backed by a team of talented designers, programmers and network engineers with comprehensive expertise in information security, electronic commerce, database integration and custom programming.

“We started evaluating AXIGEN due to a strong demand for us to expand Exent business in the communication services field. We thus needed a high-end, reliable messaging solution, and the AXIGEN Mail Server responded to all our requirements perfectly. Also, partnering with a professional company that offers outstanding support services and expertise in carrier class solution development will help increase the quality of all services we currently offer,” said Andrea Acito, Exent CEO.

“Through this valuable business relationship, AXIGEN will further expand its presence on the Italian market. We are confident that Exent will support us in our ongoing effort to adapt our innovative messaging solutions to specific requirements of companies operating in Italy. For 2008, we plan to keep developing our distribution network in both Italy and the rest of the world,” concluded Oana Bornaz, AXIGEN CEO.

Now at version 5.0.1, the AXIGEN Mail Server runs on several Linux and BSD distributions, on Solaris, on PowerPC and on SPARC architectures, while its WebMail Interface is available in 20 languages, including Italian. AXIGEN signed technology partnerships with Sun Microsystems, RedHat, IBM and Avira and won the ServerWatch 2007 Product Excellence Award for the Communications Server category.

Established in 2001, Gecad Technologies SA, member of the GECAD Group, is the vendor of AXIGEN, a messaging solution for professionals that ensures an efficient and secure worldwide communication environment and business growth for both service providers and companies of all sizes. Currently, AXIGEN is distributed internationally by over 100 partners from 60 countries and manages email traffic for more than 9000 companies with 5 million end-users.

Their team of seasoned professionals, with 15 years of experience in messaging and IT security delivers cutting-edge products, by developing an innovative carrier-class technology based on proprietary architectures such as AXIGEN GrowSecureTM, AXIGEN SmartProcessingTM and AXIGEN UltraStorageTM.

About Exent
Founded in 1999, Exent - Extended Enterprise - is a leading Internet Services Provider and custom software developer located in Matera, Italy. EXENT services cover portal design and development, e-commerce solutions, network design and installation, software development, maintenance and troubleshooting, web hosting, server collocation and IT consulting, addressing both businesses and governmental institutions.

The Exent team combines its talent and passion for design with extensive knowledge in programming, information security, electronic commerce, and database integration.

Alina Popescu