Microsoft announced its intention to acquire FrontBridge Technologies Inc., a privately held, leading provider of secure managed messaging services based in Los Angeles. FrontBridge advanced email filtering technologies offer spam filtering, virus scanning, disaster recovery, policy enforcement and message archiving solutions to companies who are looking for a managed email security service. The move allows Microsoft to provide a comprehensive suite of managed services for customers to help ensure the security, compliance and availability of all electronic messages.

http://www.frontbridge.com/
FrontBridge/Microsoft press release (PDF)

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