Press Release

Cynapse Releases Open Source Version of, with Enhanced Features, Flexible Pricing and Robust Enterprise Support Offerings, the Industry Leading Enterprise Collaboration, Knowledge Management and Document Management Software, is Now Available as an ‘Out of the Box’ Software Appliance that can be Set-Up Behind Your Firewall

Mumbai, India: Tuesday July 22, 2008 (Business Wire India) Cynapse, provider of Collaboration, Knowledge Management and DocumentManagement software for teams and businesses has announced v2 with value pricing, greater functionality, choice of deployment models and varying professional support levels. is the most powerful and robust open source collaboration software that enables enterprises to setup rich collaboration workspaces for employees, business partners, customers and their entire value network. These workspaces encompass various collaborative applications like wikis, blogs, file sharing repositories, shared event calendars, image galleries and more. The lightening fast Live Search enables you find and re-use for files, images, documents in seconds. Enterprise Edition is available as an On-Premise Appliance and an On-Demand service and comes with live updates, backup features,unlimited users, tested and controlled releases of the software.Customers get priority support, access to full source code as well as a wider choice of deployment options. Simple, per-server pricing ensures no additional costs for user CALs. Small Business Edition On-Demand SaaS starts as low as $8/user/month, the most economical option to start with Community Edition can be downloaded for free here:

“Customers can choose a edition that suits their requirements and support level. The choice of On-Premise Appliance and On-Demand SaaS edition offers customers superior value and priority support. We are excited about v2 since Open Source helps companies address budget constraints and robust support gives them the security for their files and documents.” said Apurva Roy Choudhury, CEO Cynapse.

IDC recognizes in their “India Web 2.0 market report” as aWould-be-challenger to heavy weights like Google, Yahoo in theInternal-Enterprise-Network segment. combines the advantages of knowledge-management,document-management and collaboration to deliver the followingEnterprise applications in a single unified environment:

Document Management with tracking and revision management Intranet/Extranet systems Customizable Workflows Digital Asset Management with shared repositories Enterprise Wikis Secure discussion rooms’s ease-of-use is appreciated by small and large organizationshence used in various industries: Media-Marketing agencies, BPOs, KPOs,Accounting-Legal Agencies, Pharmaceuticals, Manufacturing, Architecture, Construction, Education, Telecommunications

Compare to similar products such as Sharepoint, KnowledgeTree, Social Text, Alfresco: