Corporate Profile – Scalix Corporation
Company: Scalix Corporation
Location: Headquartered in San Mateo, CA
Launch Date: Founded in June 2002
In the company’s own words, what is it? Scalix is the leading Linux email, calendaring and messaging company, addressing the needs of CIOs, email administrators and end users to have a Linux-based, open source-supported, field-tested collaboration environment. With over 1 million mailboxes worldwide, 60,000 Community Edition downloads, more than 2,900 community forum members and over 400 corporate customers, Scalix is the most robust Linux-based email and calendaring platform available to enterprises today. Scalix sells its products directly and through Linux resellers worldwide.
Scalix was founded in June 2002 by messaging industry pioneer, Julie Hanna Farris. Scalix has assembled a veteran team that has helped architect the world’s leading messaging systems at IBM, Lotus Development, cc:Mail, Netscape, Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft.
A privately-held company, Scalix is backed by Silicon Valley venture firms Mayfield, New Enterprise Associates and Mohr Davidow Ventures. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, CA with offices in New York, Chicago, Germany and the United Kingdom.
Outside quote about company: Jacob Taylor, SugarCRM’s CTO and co-founder said, “Our users require seamless integration between their CRM, email and calendaring solution. Given the broad adoption of Outlook in the enterprise and the increasing deployment of Linux infrastructure, Scalix’s extensive Outlook support and comprehensive Linux environment directly addresses the needs of our customers. We look forward to working closely with Scalix to provide increased benefit to our shared customers.”
* Web Services
* Richest Web Access Client
* Mobile Users Improved Messaging
* Best Outlook Support
* Migration Tool and Administration Console
* Search and Indexing Services
* Internationalized and Localized Platform
Glenn Winokur – President and CEO
Phil Lavery – Vice President, Sales & Business Development
Jim Docherty – Vice President, EMEA Sales
Walter Lim – Vice President, Finance
Jim Black – Vice President, Product Development
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