IS Interned Services Selects Ensim Unify to Scale and Streamline Service Delivery

IS Interned Services Selects Ensim Unify to Scale and Streamline Service Delivery

Hosting Provider Enhances Existing Microsoft Hosted Messaging and Collaboration Offering

Sunnyvale, California — May 15, 2006 – Ensim Corporation, the leading supplier of service enablement and automation software for hosted IP and application services, today announced that IS Interned Services (IS), one of the leading hosting providers in the Netherlands, has selected Ensim Unify to enhance and further automate its existing Windows-based messaging and collaboration offerings. With Ensim Unify, IS fulfills essential hosting infrastructure requirements including comprehensive resource management, load balancing and clustering to support the growth of their business. Further, Unify’s proven support for leading hosted applications and extensibility allows IS to obtain new revenue quickly through both direct and indirect sales.

“As we looked to simplify and streamline service delivery operations in our complex hosting environment, Unify, as a commercial solution, offered an unmatched set of capabilities combined with rapid time to market and compelling ROI,” said Arjan Steevels, Managing Director at IS. “Ensim Unify gives us the required operational stability and scalability for our offerings, which allows us to focus on gaining new customers”

Developed in close collaboration with Microsoft, Ensim Unify is specifically designed to address the most critical business and operational challenges of deploying and reselling hosted services, offering a range of capabilities:

Hierarchical resource management – Enabling sophisticated management, classification and allocation of both physical and logical resources

Carrier-class operation support – Providing robust automation, maintainability and manageability to meet the operational requirements of today’s service provider industry

Component-based, multi-tier software architecture – Separating user interface, business and data logic, as well as database components, within the platform enables the service provider to scale their operations

Pre-built service managers – Enabling service providers to create, control and deliver over 15 applications as services, including email (Microsoft Exchange), collaboration (Windows SharePoint Services), Instant Messaging (Live Communication Server), Web hosting (Linux & Windows), data hosting (MySQL and MS SQL) and hosted VoIP

Reseller enablement – Lowering costs of sales and support while broadening branding reach

Delegated Administration – Decreasing the cost of support to service providers while giving complete control to enterprises that have outsourced their solutions

IS Interned Services is one of the leading hosting providers in the Netherlands. The company now offers the complete Microsoft Hosted Messaging & Collaboration solution using Ensim Unify to create, control and deliver Microsoft Exchange 2003, Windows SharePoint Services and Live Communication Server.

“As SMEs turn to outsourcing their mission-critical applications, hosters require exceptional stability and scalability in order to ensure their customers complete satisfaction and future purchase,” said Sandip Gupta, CEO of Ensim. “We are looking forward to assisting IS and its resellers to grow their business.”

About Interned Services

IS Interned Services is one of the Netherlands leading hosting providers. The company focuses solely on business-to-business hosting and has two data centers in Amsterdam. Services include Internet access (ADSL, SDSL,VPN), shared hosting, co-location, and (managed) dedicated hosting. The company can be reached at www.is.nl or by phone: +31(0)299-476185.

About Ensim Corporation

Ensim is the leading supplier of service enablement and automation software for hosted IP and application services. Over 200 Service Providers worldwide depend on proven and award winning Ensim products to simultaneously lower their operational cost and accelerate the deployment of revenue generating services and applications. Ensim is Microsoft Gold Certified, and also has strategic partnerships with leading infrastructure vendors, including BroadSoft, HP and Sylantro, enabling joint customers to realize the rapidly growing hosted web, VoIP, messaging and collaboration services opportunity. For more information, visit www.ensim.com or contact Ensim at 1-877-693-6746, 1-408-745-3300 outside the United States.

Ensim is a trademark of Ensim Corporation. All other names are trademarks of their respective holders.

Media Contact:
Karen Sindelar
Ensim Corporation
+1-408-541-4470
ksindelar@ensim.com