FRAMINGHAM (03/31/2000) - VocalTec Communcations Ltd. in Fort Lee, New Jersey, is launching a hosted voice-over-IP telephone service for e-commerce firms. By installing VocalTec's HTML code on its Web server, a company can establish IP-based phone calls with any online buyers who have a multimedia PC sound system.
The VocalTec service, which will be in trial operation for several weeks, will support an IP-based call and a Web connection simultaneously over a minimum 56K-bps line.
Secure Computing Corp. has begun shipping Version 5 of its Sidewinder firewall, which adds IP Security 1.1 technology for virtual private networks, Microsoft NetMeeting service support and Oracle SQLNet proxy support. Sidewinder 5, based on the Intel III Xeon processor, starts at $2,900 for 25 users or $19,900 for unlimited users.
Secure Computing: www.securecomputing.com.
Continuus Software, in an effort to broaden support for team collaboration, has announced two new products, ChangeSynergy 3.0 and KnowledgeSynergy.
ChangeSynergy monitors all requests for changes in a project life cycle. The tool can handle software and Web site development projects.
KnowledgeSynergy provides a Web-based overview of a project and features reporting and management tools. ChangeSynergy runs on Microsoft Internet Information Server and is priced at $1,000 per user.
KnowledgeSynergy runs on top of Allaire ColdFusion and is priced at $49,500 for 50 users.