The push email supplier, Good Technology has acquired key technology assets and engineering talents from JP Mobile which will enable the company to develop push email services that integrate with IBM Lotus Notes and Domino, Novell GroupWise and IMAP. JP Mobile also brings to Good key handheld data security technologies and key team members with significant experience building mobile solutions for enterprises.
“By integrating key components of JP Mobile’s server and security technologies with our GoodLink server, service, and client software, Good will be able to extend its mobile messaging and PIM system to all of the leading corporate messaging platforms, while simultaneously raising the bar for end-to-end integrated security on Windows Mobile, Symbian, and Palm OS platforms,” said Danny Shader, CEO, Good Technology. “We will be able to serve many more customers within the US and abroad. This initiative will benefit not only our customers, but also our carrier and device partners, all of whom have been asking us to serve these markets.”
“With over 6,500 corporate accounts, Good has proven that it meets the wireless handheld computing needs of the enterprise,” said Dayakar Puskoor, CEO of JP Mobile. “The addition of JP Mobile technologies, expertise and intellectual property will help Good continue to meet the needs of large enterprises, and will accelerate the product development required to meet market demands. We are very happy to be joining Good to bring the strengths of our two companies together.”