Cool XP-like Interface, SpamAssassin, Custom Button Management, and Host of Other Improvements Simplify Hosting Service Delivery for Millions of Domain Users and Hosting Resellers.
Herndon, VA., February 5, 2004- SWsoft, the worlds leading provider of hosting automation solutions, today announced the general availability of its newly redesigned Plesk software (formerly PSA - Plesk Server Administrator). The latest release of Plesk 7 - professional hosting control panel software used on more then 25,000 servers by more than 2,000 hosting providers worldwide - ships with SpamAssassin the open source anti-Spam software, a new sub-domain manager, a multi-level trouble ticketing system; and optional "Application Pack" allowing point and click installation for hundreds of applications - including dozens of pre-packaged ones - to an installed base of more than 2 million businesses.
"We are thrilled to have completed a deal with SWsoft to be the first web hosting provider in the world to offer Plesk 7 for Red Hat 9," said Andreas Gauger, CEO, 1&1 Internet AG. "We've found the interface redesign to be cleaner and more powerful, and certainly ranks amongst some of the best Hosting Control Panels we've seen. Thanks to Plesk, we're able to offer 1&1 customers the ability to configure, administer, control and maintain their dedicated server and email addresses.
The new Plesk "Application Pack", sub-domain management interface, and added tools for Spam protection, site building, and e-commerce solidify the commitment SWsoft has made to improving and developing solutions for professional hosting providers.
Plesk 7 is the second major update in less than a year for the software. The new release delivers more than 60 additional enhancements to the software and clearly signals SWsoft's intention to solidify its position as the leader of hosting and data center automation software market.
Customers will find the new Plesk 7 software delivers significant improvements in these key areas:
"Since the acquisition, we tripled the investment in Plesk-related R&D and now it pays off," said Serguei Beloussov, CEO, SWsoft, Inc , " In addition to Plesk 7 and Plesk 8, we now have several other incredible products in development for 2004 including a Multi-server distributed management system for Plesk servers providing hosting resellers with centralized management capabilities from a single uniform interface. Tighter integration of our Plesk and Virtuozzo™ technologies that adheres to our commitment of delivering complete and integrated portfolio of solution for the hosting industry is also in the works now and will be released shortly."
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