Stratabase Expands CRM Solutions to Include Enterprise Hardware

May 08, 2001, 01:00 ET from Stratabase.com Inc.

    ABBOTSFORD, BC, May 8 /PRNewswire/ - Stratabase continues to gain
 momentum in the multi-billion dollar CRM market as it expands its range of
 Customer Relationship Management solutions to include enterprise-hardware.
     "We are delighted to now offer completely integrated CRM solutions. Our
 new enterprise-hardware sales division enables us to provide a more
 comprehensive set of solutions to our customers," said Trevor Newton, Founder
 & CEO of Stratabase.
     The CRM market is projected to exceed $24 billion by 2003, according to
 reports issued by the Aberdeen Group, a leading provider of technology market
 consulting and research. CRM-related hardware is expected to account for
 approximately $5 billion of the $24 billion total.
     Commenting on the significance of this event, Trevor Newton stated "We
 believe that CRM-related hardware purchases will be an area of extraordinary
 growth over the next five years. The launch of our enterprise-hardware sales
 division is an historic milestone in our company's development trajectory. We
 can now offer our clients world-class Open Source CRM software pre-installed
 on a ready-to-use server configuration. This provides our customers with a
 complete turn-key CRM solution."
     "As we continue to expand our CRM software and hardware solutions, we
 expect to increase the number of relationships we have with leading hardware
 manufacturers over the coming months. We expect to be making further
 announcements on this during the coming quarter."
     "With our recent announcement of positive net income for Q4 2000, we
 believe we are well-positioned for continued growth as a leading provider of
 comprehensive enterprise-class CRM solutions."
     Stratabase's Open Source CRM software and hardware solutions are designed
 to allow enterprises to conduct relationship management through the use of
 sales force automation and email-marketing automation software. These
 solutions allow enterprises to manage sales relationship and contacts,
 automate forecasting and the sales opportunity pipeline, conduct mass-
 customized communications, and track and manage large-scale custom email
 campaigns. The source code and documentation is free and available for
 download at http://www.relata.org
 
     About Stratabase
     Stratabase is a leading provider of Open Source CRM software and
 enterprise solutions, and is the original developer and primary sponsor of
 Relata software. Stratabase provides and maintains the infrastructure for its
 development community, a rapidly growing group of developers from around the
 world who have adopted Relata as the basis for a broad range of applications.
 Stratabase provides technical solutions to enterprises with a focus on
 Customer Relationship Management.
     Stratabase is a trademark of Stratabase Inc. All other trademarks belong
 to their respective holders. This announcement contains forward-looking
 statements which involve risks and uncertainties. More information is included
 in Stratabase's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission which may
 be accessed through the SEC's web site at http://www.sec.gov.
     Visit our website at http://www.stratabase.com
 
 

SOURCE Stratabase.com Inc.
    ABBOTSFORD, BC, May 8 /PRNewswire/ - Stratabase continues to gain
 momentum in the multi-billion dollar CRM market as it expands its range of
 Customer Relationship Management solutions to include enterprise-hardware.
     "We are delighted to now offer completely integrated CRM solutions. Our
 new enterprise-hardware sales division enables us to provide a more
 comprehensive set of solutions to our customers," said Trevor Newton, Founder
 & CEO of Stratabase.
     The CRM market is projected to exceed $24 billion by 2003, according to
 reports issued by the Aberdeen Group, a leading provider of technology market
 consulting and research. CRM-related hardware is expected to account for
 approximately $5 billion of the $24 billion total.
     Commenting on the significance of this event, Trevor Newton stated "We
 believe that CRM-related hardware purchases will be an area of extraordinary
 growth over the next five years. The launch of our enterprise-hardware sales
 division is an historic milestone in our company's development trajectory. We
 can now offer our clients world-class Open Source CRM software pre-installed
 on a ready-to-use server configuration. This provides our customers with a
 complete turn-key CRM solution."
     "As we continue to expand our CRM software and hardware solutions, we
 expect to increase the number of relationships we have with leading hardware
 manufacturers over the coming months. We expect to be making further
 announcements on this during the coming quarter."
     "With our recent announcement of positive net income for Q4 2000, we
 believe we are well-positioned for continued growth as a leading provider of
 comprehensive enterprise-class CRM solutions."
     Stratabase's Open Source CRM software and hardware solutions are designed
 to allow enterprises to conduct relationship management through the use of
 sales force automation and email-marketing automation software. These
 solutions allow enterprises to manage sales relationship and contacts,
 automate forecasting and the sales opportunity pipeline, conduct mass-
 customized communications, and track and manage large-scale custom email
 campaigns. The source code and documentation is free and available for
 download at http://www.relata.org
 
     About Stratabase
     Stratabase is a leading provider of Open Source CRM software and
 enterprise solutions, and is the original developer and primary sponsor of
 Relata software. Stratabase provides and maintains the infrastructure for its
 development community, a rapidly growing group of developers from around the
 world who have adopted Relata as the basis for a broad range of applications.
 Stratabase provides technical solutions to enterprises with a focus on
 Customer Relationship Management.
     Stratabase is a trademark of Stratabase Inc. All other trademarks belong
 to their respective holders. This announcement contains forward-looking
 statements which involve risks and uncertainties. More information is included
 in Stratabase's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission which may
 be accessed through the SEC's web site at http://www.sec.gov.
     Visit our website at http://www.stratabase.com
 
 SOURCE Stratabase.com Inc.