LOS ANGELES, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- DSL Extreme, a leading provider of
high-speed DSL and business-related Internet services, announced today that
it is bringing Google Apps(TM) to its customers. With Google Apps, DSL
Extreme subscribers will now have access to Google's popular email and
communications tools such as Gmail with anti-spam and anti-virus
protection, Google Docs collaboration, Google Calendar shared calendaring,
Google Talk instant messaging, and a new customizable DSL Extreme home
Customers will have the added benefit of accessing their DSL Extreme
email, powered by Google, from any Internet-connected computer and most
mobile devices -- including Blackberry and Windows Mobile devices. Google
Apps has also been released for the iPhone and will be available to DSL
Extreme customers, giving them increased mobility and productivity while on
"We are excited to bring Google Apps services to our subscribers," said
George Mitsopoulos, Vice President and General Manager of DSL Extreme.
"Google Apps will deliver a better email experience due to improved webmail
functionality and features. Customers will also enjoy productivity and
collaboration tools. Documents and calendars can also be shared with
co-workers, family and friends. Google Apps makes the user experience more
fun and social."
IKANO Communications, Inc., parent company of DSL Extreme, has
partnered with Google to offer Google Apps migration and support services
to Internet service providers seeking to upgrade and outsource mail and
related communication services. "IKANO's partnership with Google is an
important milestone in the transformation of IKANO to a full service
provider of best-of-breed hosted services for businesses and consumers,"
said George Naspo, CEO of IKANO. "We handle all the infrastructure, IT
management and end user support, so our customers can focus on what they do
To learn how to order Internet services from DSL Extreme, call
866-2-GET-NET, or visit http://www.dslextreme.com.
About DSL Extreme
DSL Extreme is the largest private DSL provider in California and
offers high-speed and traditional Internet services nationwide. Founded in
1999 and headquartered in Los Angeles, DSL Extreme offers a suite of online
services for consumer and business customers -- including DSL and dial-up
Internet access, email, website hosting and data circuits with superior
quality connectivity. The DSL Extreme network serves tens of thousands of
clients across the country. To learn more, visit http://www.dslextreme.com.
About IKANO Communications, Inc.
IKANO, founded in 1999, is a provider of IP solutions including email,
Internet access, hosting, billing and end user support. IKANO makes it easy
for customers and service providers to maintain their unique brand while
eliminating the hassle of maintaining servers, network contracts and call
centers. IKANO provides Google Apps services and support for businesses and
organizations. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, the company has
offices in Los Angeles, Seattle, and Toronto. IKANO is backed by Insight
Venture Partners and other investors. Companies interested in learning more
about IKANO should contact firstname.lastname@example.org, call 877.492.0121, or visit
SOURCE DSL Extreme