Easter Seals Adopts Ezenia! Inc.'s MxM Secure™

Jun 08, 2010, 17:30 ET from Ezenia! Inc.

NASHUA, N.H., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ezenia! Inc. (OTCBB: EZEN.OB), a leading market provider of real-time situation awareness, command and control solutions for corporate and government networks, expands the company's latest software suite, MxM Secure™, to the non-profit industry.

Well-known for their secure interaction and collaboration software by the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community, Ezenia created MxM Secure™ primarily for the commercial market, incorporating all the lessons learned.  Developed from the ground up, MxM Secure™ offers the same level of data protection and audit capabilities required by the US Military with real-time messaging, built-in audio conferencing, and information sharing needed by organizations with widely dispersed personnel.  

A pilot deployment of MxM Secure™ to Easter SealsNew Hampshire (NH) fostered real-time, organization-wide collaboration while re-allocating travel costs and re-deploying resource availability and time savings to much needed programs and services.  When asked to comment on the positive impact and benefit of MxM Secure™ for Easter Seals – NH, Vice President of Information Technology, Tammy Mickelson replied, "When it comes to real time communication and collaboration, MxM Secure™ is the only solution that meets our compliance and privacy needs.  It's just icing on the cake that Ezenia is such a responsive and agile provider of an elegant solution to keep our distributed workforce productive."  A case study of the best practice and benefit by Easter Seals – NH can be found on www.ezenia.com.

While MxM Secure™ meets the needs of many commercial industries, it is clear it will provide widespread solutions for the non-profit arena for years to come.  In organizations where secure collaboration, productivity enhancement, resource optimization and cost containment are critical, MxM Secure™ provides state-of-the-art technology, decreases administrative costs, and maximizes the benefit of every dollar raised for the cause.  

About Easter Seals NH

Easter Seals – NH is an active organization including NH, VT, ME, RI, NY and the Harbor Schools programs in Massachusetts.  It is recognized as the most progressive and diverse Easter Seals group nationally.  In 2009, Easter Seals NH touched the lives of more than 20,000 individuals of all ages and provided $4.4 million dollars in free and reduced-price services to children and adults in need.

About Ezenia! Inc.

Ezenia! Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EZEN.OB), founded in 1991, is a leading provider of real-time collaboration solutions, bringing new and valuable levels of interaction and collaboration to corporate networks and Internet.  By integrating voice, video and data collaboration, the Company's award-winning products enable groups to interact through a natural meeting experience regardless of geographic distance.  Ezenia! products allow dispersed groups to work together in real-time using powerful capabilities such as instant audio and text chat, white boarding, screen sharing and secure file storage.  The ability to discuss projects, share information, and modify documents allows users to significantly improve team communication, enhance overall situational awareness and accelerate the decision-making process.  More information about Ezenia! Inc. and its product and service offerings can be found at the Company's Web site, http://www.ezenia.com .

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Ezenia! Inc.

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