Microsoft Exchange 2013 and Messageware OWA Client Suite Combine to Create Powerful User Experience

September 16, 2013
Categories: ActiveSend, Exchange 2013, OWA Client Suite, OWA Desktop, office 365, productivity

September 16, 2013 - TORONTO, Canada -- Messageware (, the world's leading provider of enterprise security, productivity, and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web App (OWA), today announced the release of Messageware OWA Client Suite for Microsoft Exchange 2013. The much anticipated solution takes the user improvements inherent in OWA 2013 a step further by enabling users to perform routine tasks as easily as its desktop counterpart. The result is a powerful user experience that makes composing emails, sending attachments, and more, possible with the click of a single button.

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New App for Outlook from Messageware Makes Staying in Message Easy

September 10, 2013
Categories: Exchange 2013, Apps for Outlook, Apps for Outlook, Microsoft, office 365, Utility Belt

Messageware Utility Belt App for Outlook facilitates faster and easier messaging by putting useful information at the user’s fingertips.

September 10, 2013, Toronto, CanadaMessageware, the world's leading provider of enterprise security, productivity and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web App (OWA), today announced the availability of their second App for Outlook - Messageware Utility Belt for Microsoft Outlook 2013 and OWA 2013, the first solution ever to make routine business tasks part of the desktop Outlook experience.

Like a construction worker’s tool belt that puts tools at their fingertips, Utility Belt is a bundle of six apps that put routine business tasks at a user’s fingertips. Whether it’s needing to figure out a time zone in order to schedule an important call or tracking time in order to determine billable hours, Utility Belt arms you with the tools and information you need to make quick and efficient business decisions every day.  Some of the tools include a full-featured calendar, sophisticated in-app calculator, stopwatch and countdown timer, a handy time zone conversion tool, and a fun daily quote for a bit of inspiration when you need it most.

A handy set of useful apps accessible from within the Outlook or OWA mail client

Included in the Messageware Utility Belt:

  • Calendar – Lookup days, months, and weeks on the fly for easy scheduling; select date ranges and jump ahead by set time intervals.
  • Calculator – Say goodbye to a physical calculator and save time from navigating to an online calculator; the Utility Belt calculator is easily accessible without having to leave your inbox.
  • Stopwatch & Countdown Timer – Track your time and be more efficient while working within any application.
  • Time Zones – Schedule appointments with ease by looking up time differentials by zone, location, or UTC offset.
  • Area & Dialing Codes – Call colleagues, partners, or vendors with ease, or determine where that call is coming from with this full-featured tool for all countries and major cities.
  • Daily Quote – Take a break and be inspired by our daily inspirational quotes.

“In today’s fast-paced business climate every second and minute matters,” said Mark Rotman, President & CEO of Messageware. “With Utility Belt, users can save time in their day by having what they need when they need it, and being able to stay focused on what matters most.”

Since 1993, Messageware has been providing security and enhancement solutions that enable organizations worldwide to deploy OWA with confidence, knowing that their users and corporate information are protected, and email sessions are secured. Over 2,500 companies and 5 million users worldwide, including several of the Fortune 50 in finance, insurance, and banking, and a host of global, federal, and military agencies, rely on Messageware to protect and enhance OWA.

Messageware Utility Belt includes a free subscription that can be extended in yearly increments. To download a copy, visit the Microsoft Office Store, or visit Messageware’s website where you can read more about the features of Messageware Utility Belt.


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Messageware OWA Server Suite Voted 2013 Readers' Choice Award First Runner-Up

July 16, 2013
Categories: security, Awards, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010, OWA Server Suite, productivity

July 16, 2013, Toronto, Canada – Leading Microsoft Exchange Server resource site,, today announced that Messageware OWA Suite was selected first runner-up for the 2013 Readers' Choice Award in the Outlook Web App Add-on category. Messageware OWA Server Suite for Microsoft Exchange Server provides critical Exchange security and productivity enhancements so that organizations can deploy OWA with confidence.

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Nation’s Fifth Largest Hospital System Relieves OWA Security Concerns with Messageware OWA Guard

June 24, 2013
Categories: OWA Guard, security, healthcare

June 24, 2013, Toronto, Canada  - Messageware, (, the world's leading provider of enterprise security, productivity and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web App (OWA), today announced that the United States’ fifth largest hospital system, Dignity Health, has selected Messageware OWA Guard to solve a variety of OWA security concerns.

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Messageware Custom Development adds Biometric UI Support for OWA

June 11, 2013
Categories: security, biometric, Custom Development

June 11, 2013, Toronto, Canada – Messageware, (, the world's leading provider of enterprise security, productivity and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web App (OWA), today announced that a large national retailer has turned to the organization and their custom line of business applications to reduce help desk call volume, produce faster retail transactions and facilitate more robust security.

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Messageware Releases New Utility Belt App for Outlook & OWA Guard 2.0 for Exchange 2013 at TechEd 2013

June 4, 2013
Categories: OWA Guard, security, Apps for Outlook, Apps for Outlook, teched, Utility Belt

June 4, 2013, TechEd North American 2013, New Orleans, LA – Messageware, (, the world's leading provider of enterprise security, productivity and customization solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web App (OWA), today released two new solutions at TechEd 2013 in New Orleans, LA that are designed to add value to Microsoft messaging environments—Messageware Utility Belt for Microsoft Outlook 2013 and Microsoft OWA 2013, and Messageware OWA Guard 2.0 for Exchange 2013.

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Messageware Announces the Release of OWA Guard v2.0

June 3, 2013
Categories: Blog, new release, outlook web app, OWA Security, security


OWA Guard v2.0 provides advanced server authentication security and real-time reporting and alerts of suspicious OWA logon activity.
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Praise for Messageware Custom Development & Commercial OWA Solutions

May 31, 2013
Categories: OWA Suite, security, biometric, Case Studies, productivity


Messageware created the first-ever biometric user interface for Microsoft Outlook Web App to support both fingerprint and iris scanning.
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Exchange 2013 Deployment is now possible with Cumulative Update 1

April 15, 2013
Categories: Blog, Exchange 2013, outlook web app, OWA Client Suite, OWA Suite

“Cumulative Update 1 for Exchange Server 2013 resolves issues that were found in Exchange server 2013 since the software was released. This update rollup is highly recommended for all Exchange Server 2013 customers.  Note: the CU1 package can be used to perform a new installation, or to update an existing Exchange Server 2013 installation to CU1.”  ~ The Windows Administrator Center

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Exchange OWA Deployments Are Not Safe from Brute Force Attacks

March 21, 2013
Categories: Blog, brute force attack, OWA Guard, OWA Security, security

I recently read an interesting article that stated “automated password-cracking software can perform 100 million checks per second – equating to a four-character password being cracked in 0.16 seconds, and a six-character password in just 11.4 minutes.” (SC Magazine, February 2013)

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