Real-Time Collaboration for Microsoft SharePoint and Open Text Livelink
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Real-Time Collaboration for Microsoft SharePoint and Open Text Livelink

BOSTON—(BUSINESS WIRE)—July 2, 2007— Hyperwave and TechRP have entered immediate discussions to deliver presence awareness and real time collaboration to Microsoft SharePoint (MOSS) and Open Text Livelink platforms, powered by Hyperwave's eConferencing Suite. MOSS and Livelink are commonly recognized as Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platforms, but neither offers true collaborative services in its native form. The Hyperwave eConferencing Suite provides a full range of support for planned and ad hoc collaboration for document editingin MOSS and Livelink, including:

Scheduled or spontaneous collaborative sessions for a freely definable number of participants

-- Presence awareness of users in context with content - immediate status display of the author of a document and on demand collaboration access

-- Voice and video over IP (eliminating the need for traditional phone bridges)

-- Public and private text chat

-- White boarding, application sharing, desktop sharing, and partial monitor sharing

-- Session save and re-play features, including permission control for access to saved sessions

As a testimonial to its security features, the Hyperwave eConferencing Suite has been rigorously tested by the US Department of Defense and it is currently certified and in production on classified DoD networks.

Ideal support for collaboration

The Hyperwave eConferencing Suite can run as a stand alone application or as a fully integrated extension of the MOSS and Livelink ECM platforms. Users can see at a glance which colleagues are online and available. With a click of a mouse they can start an instant chat, voice, video, whiteboard, and application or desktop sharing session. The eConferencing Suite also offers a selection of tailored meeting templates. The eConferencing Suite actively contributes to improving information dissemination within a company, as all sessions can be saved and replayed required. Bo Warburton, GM and VP of ECM Solutions at TechRP said

"ECM solutions have focused on document control and not offered traditional content management technologies. Everybody wants to create and review documents as part of a team in real time, rather than e-mailing documents and enduring the stare-and-compare routine. We have looked at many technologies and the Hyperwave eConferencing Suite provides SharePoint and Livelink users with a best-of-breed experience."

Hyperwave and TechRP

Hyperwave is a 10-year old company and a leading provider of Collaborative Information Management (CIM) software products. TechRP is a USA-based Professional Services company, with offshore development capacity in India, that specializes in delivering cost effective, high-value IT and business management solutions. The Hyperwave and TechRP have joined forces to bring presence awareness and real time collaboration to SharePoint and Livelink. Greg St. Angelo, Managing Director of North America at Hyperwave said

"We are excited to partner with TechRP - their certification as both a Microsoft and Open Text partner, combined with their range of consulting experience and blended US and offshore business model make the company unique in the market. TechRP is the best choice for commercialization of Hyperwave's eConferencing Suite with SharePoint and Livelink."

About Hyperwave

Hyperwave(TM) is a leading provider of Collaborative Information Management (CIM) software. The Company's solutions manage information for all types of business, compliance and industry requirements in some of the world's largest companies, government agencies and professional service firms. Hyperwave supports over 300 customers worldwide and hundreds of thousands of users in a variety of languages. For more information about Hyperwave, visit

About TechRP

TechRP(TM) is a USA based Professional Services Company that specializes in the delivery of cost effective, high-value IT and Management Business Solutions. TechRP helps clients select, install, upgrade, and optimize the software systems that run their business operations. With an experienced management team and a solid financial base, TechRP has the expertise, speed, and scale to help clients achieve faster and higher returns on capital investment. TechRP has over 200 corporate clients, including many Fortune 1000 companies. For more information about TechRP, visit


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