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Open Source Mobile Cloud Sync and Push Email

New AJAX Portal Makes Funambol v8 the Ultimate White Label Solution to Sync Mobile Data and Content With Social Networks

Funambol, the leading provider of open source mobile cloud sync and push email for billions of phones, today announced that its new version 8 software is generally available. Funambol v8 makes it easy to keep the data and content on billions of mobile phones in sync with social networks, email systems and personal computers via the Internet cloud.

Funambol v8 has a completely redesigned AJAX web portal. The portal's striking interface makes it simple for users to access mobile data and rich media in the cloud, using any modern browser

"With the exploding popularity of smartphones, people are carrying more of their lives on their phones than ever before," said Fabrizio Capobianco, Funambol CEO. "People increasingly expect to access their data and content in the cloud and other systems. The new Funambol Portal makes it super easy to access mobile data and content, anytime, anywhere."

Funambol is the ultimate white label solution for device manufacturers, mobile operators, portals, service providers, system integrators and ISVS to deliver mobile cloud sync and push email. Because it is based on open source, Funambol provides several unique and compelling advantages, including the broadest device compatibility and complete customization.

Funambol v8 has been widely anticipated since its sneak preview at the Mobile World Congress where it was recognized by the GSMA Global Mobile Awards as an Innovative Mobile Services Platform. The new portal is available in Funambol Carrier Edition and can be tried at http://my.funambol.com/.

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