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DEFINITION: E-mail (electronic mail) is the exchange of computer-stored messages by telecommunication. (Some publications spell it email; we prefer the currently more established spelling of e-mail.) E-mail messages are usually encoded in ASCII text. However, you can also send non-text files, such as graphic images and sound files, as attachments sent in binary streams. E-mail was one of the first uses of  … 
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Solution Brief – Virtualizing Lotus Domino on Vmware
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the primary use cases and benefits that customers can expect when they virtualize Domino on VMware and review information on support, licensing and additional resources for customers who are looking for more information.
Posted: 04 May 2011 | Published: 04 May 2011

VMware, Inc.

Getting Started With Email Archiving for Exchange - The Exchange 2010 Edition
sponsored by Sherpa Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the reasons email archiving is necessary, the benefits of archiving messages, the different options available for archiving, and how administrators can determine which option is best for a given company.
Posted: 30 Mar 2011 | Published: 30 Mar 2011

Sherpa Software

What Are Your Obligations to Retain Email and Other Electronic Content?
sponsored by EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses what drives organizations in heavily regulated and less regulated industries to retain email and other electronic content. It explores the content retention challenges faced by those organizations in the midst of stringent litigation and regulatory compliance demands. Also provided with this paper is an overview of EMC.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011

EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions

Google Apps Sync for Microsoft Outlook
sponsored by Google
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides an overview of Google Apps Sync for Microsoft Outlook, which eases the transition to Google Apps by providing all the benefits of the Google cloud to users of Outlook.
Posted: 01 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Mar 2011

Google

Automating Fax and Email Orders into SAP to Complete Your E-Vision
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper gives an overview of key considerations for implementing a solution to automate fax and email orders into your SAP system. Highlighting the advantages of an all-in-one platform approach vs. maintaining a mix of different applications, this paper outlines how to eliminate the time, cost and errors of manual order processing.
Posted: 20 Dec 2010 | Published: 20 Dec 2010

Esker Inc.

What Are Your Obligations to Retain Email and Other Electronic Content?
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses what drives organizations in both heavily-regulated and less regulated industries to retain email and other electronic content. It explores the content retention challenges faced by those organizations in the midst of stringent litigation and regulatory compliance demands.
Posted: 29 Oct 2010 | Published: 29 Oct 2010

Proofpoint, Inc.

Messaging in the Cloud: Embedding an Email, Mobile, and Social Infrastructure
sponsored by ExactTarget
WHITE PAPER: MPaaS is a newer niche in cloud computing, but it’s a natural fit for gaining efficiencies of scale and reliability by using the infrastructure of messaging providers like ExactTarget. Read on to learn more about an unmatched one-to-one messaging solution that provides unbeatable deliverability - without the hassle of new capital investments.
Posted: 29 Oct 2010 | Published: 29 Oct 2010

ExactTarget

Life After Microsoft Outlook – A Gmail Welcome
sponsored by Google
WHITE PAPER: Now that you’ve switched from Microsoft Outlook to Google Apps, here are some tips on beginning to use Gmail.
Posted: 18 Oct 2010 | Published: 18 Oct 2010

Google

Information spring cleaning: Organize and optimize your environment for an upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 with EMC SourceOne
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is jointly produced by EMC and Microsoft to outline the benefits of archiving your Exchange environment before upgrading to Exchange 2010.
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 26 Mar 2010

EMC Corporation

The True Costs of E-mail Encryption
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Currently, e-mail encryption is a bit of a paradox. Large organizations understand and want privacy, but e-mail encryption technology is too in-depth for mass usage. Fortunately things are changing. Read this paper to learn so much more.
Posted: 11 Aug 2010 | Published: 11 Aug 2010

Trend Micro

How to Address Your Top Tech Problems
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: For companies without full-time IT staff, affordable tech support is especially important. Subscription services like AT&T Tech Support 360SM can be a great solution for wireless network configuration, e-mail, office application and computer performance problems, mobile device setup, virus removal and other troublesome support issues.
Posted: 04 Aug 2010 | Published: 04 Aug 2010

AT&T Corp

Key Considerations for Migrating to Exchange 2010
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the key issues that decision makers should consider as they plan their Exchange 2010 migration. It discusses the results of an in-depth primary research survey conducted by Osterman Research that explores how decision makers are planning their migration to Exchange 2010.
Posted: 21 Dec 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

EMC Corporation

Network Testing Labs Review: Make Internet Risks and Perils Disappear
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how your organization can install a filtering device that blocks malware from your network. McAfee's Email and Web Security appliance is recognized as an effective tool for identifying "bad" URLs.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Published: 30 Jun 2009

McAfee, Inc.

Protecting Microsoft Exchange
sponsored by Double-Take Software
WHITE PAPER: Though the technological reasons to protect Exchange systems are obvious, there are quantifiable fiscal reasons to protect it as well. Learn how to protect and recover business critical data and applications relevant to your Exchange system.
Posted: 16 Nov 2009 | Published: 14 Oct 2009

Double-Take Software

Why You Should Consider Hosted Messaging Security
sponsored by Trend Micro GmbH
WHITE PAPER: In a major study of the hosted services market conducted by Osterman Research in 2008, antispam and virus protection were the two hosted offerings that organizations identified as services that they will likely or definitely deploy to supplement internally managed infrastructure. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 25 Sep 2009 | Published: 19 Feb 2009

Trend Micro GmbH

Spam, Spammers, and Spam Control
sponsored by Trend Micro GmbH
WHITE PAPER: This Ferris Research white paper looks at spam: what it is, how it is sent, and how it is filtered. It unravels the complexities and gives an accessible, factual overview into the scourge of spam.
Posted: 25 Sep 2009 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

Trend Micro GmbH

Enabling Enterprise 2.0
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn ways that organizations can create a strategy that embraces Web 2.0 technologies securely and enables a successful transition to Enterprise 2.0.
Posted: 20 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Websense, Inc.

The Critical Need for Encrypted Email and Secure File Transfer Solutions
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This free email encryption whitepaper from Osterman Research discusses key issues around the encryption of both email and file transfer systems, some of the leading statutes that require sensitive content to be encrypted, and suggestions for moving forward with encryption.
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Proofpoint, Inc.

Email Continuity: You don't know what you've got till it's gone
sponsored by Symantec Hosted Services
WHITE PAPER: Because email is ubiquitous, necessary and convenient, it cannot be allowed to fail. This whitepaper looks at the value of email and outlines the issues and concerns of IT managers involved in managing and maintaining business-critical email systems.
Posted: 24 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Symantec Hosted Services

Ensuring Cost-effective, High-performance Storage Deployments for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Environments
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: A well thought out storage design will help your organization achieve the most from your Exchange solution architecture - taking into consideration capacity, performance and availability, as well as budget, requirements. This Solution Brief includes nine key considerations for storage deployments to support your Microsoft Exchange environment.
Posted: 17 Jun 2009 | Published: 15 Jun 2009

Hitachi Data Systems

Dell/EMC CX4 Exchange Performance
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a high-level look at the features and functionality that make the CX4 an excellent choice for Microsoft Exchange and other electronic mail systems. It examines new features, discusses disaster recovery and VMware integration, and provides a brief example of CX4's performance in Exchange environments.
Posted: 05 May 2009 | Published: 08 Oct 2008

Dell, Inc.

Email Recovery: Doing More with Less- How to save Time and Money When Recovering Email
sponsored by Kroll Ontrack, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper shows how the costs associated with recovering email messages from Microsoft® Exchange Server backups can be significant and also provides us with the practical information on how to minimize those costs.
Posted: 10 Feb 2009 | Published: 10 Feb 2009

Kroll Ontrack, Inc.

10 Steps to Establishing an Effective Email Retention Policy
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Building a well-planned, enterprise-wide email retention policy helps establish uniform and consistent rules for all email and electronic records.
Posted: 23 Jan 2009 | Published: 23 Jan 2009

CA Technologies.

IDC White Paper: Addressing Business Challenges with a Scalable Storage Infrastructure
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: Evolving business and technology needs are driving organizations to rely on modular storage solutions as their primary data storage platform. Read this IDC report to learn more about the modular storage landscape and Hitachi storage solutions.
Posted: 19 Dec 2008 | Published: 19 Dec 2008

Hitachi Data Systems

Web Security Solutions
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn ways to implement industry-leading URL filtering with extensive security capabilities that continuously watch the organization's assets for malicious activity and prevent them from being used in fraudulent attacks.
Posted: 19 Nov 2008 | Published: 19 Nov 2008

Websense, Inc.
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EMAIL DEFINITION (continued): …  the Internet and is still the most popular use. A large percentage of the total traffic over the Internet is e-mail. E-mail can also be exchanged between online service provider users and in networks other than the Internet, both public and private. E-mail can be distributed to lists of people as well as to individuals. A shared distribution list can be managed by using an e-mail reflector. Some mailing lists allow you to subscribe by sending a request to the mailing list administrator. A mailing list that is administered automatically is called a list server.E-mail is one of the protocols … 
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