SMITH MICRO SOFTWARE, iNC. INTRODUCES HOTFAX MESSAGECENTER PRO FOR THE
The Easiest Way to Make Any Small Office Sound BIG
ALISO VIEJO, CA Smith Micro Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMSI), a worldwide
developer and marketer of communications software, today announced the
introduction of HotFax MessageCenter PRO, voice messaging and fax software
for the Macintosh. Innovative software solutions like HotFax MessageCenter
PRO continue to support Apple's strong appeal to the consumer and small
HotFax MessageCenter PRO is a complete voice mail solution that turns any
Macintosh into a powerful communications center with features that go way
beyond the capabilities of the conventional telephone and answering
machine. Easy to set-up and even easier-to-use, it helps you manage
telephone calls and voice messages with multiple voice mailboxes and fax on
demand capabilities. The software comes complete with over 120 prerecorded
greetings or the ability to easily customize your own, HotFax MessageCenter
PRO is a full-featured, low-cost voice mail solution designed especially
for small office or home environments.
"Good communication has a big impact on the image you present to your
customers. So if your are looking to create favorable first impressions or
you simply need to expand your office hours beyond those of your
receptionist or yourself, then HotFax MessageCenter PRO is your answer,"
said Robert E. Elliott, Director of Marketing, Mac Division of Smith Micro.
HotFax MessageCenter PRO was designed to fill a need in your office
communication systems, as it takes calls when you can't.and HotFax
MessageCenter PRO will even page you when that all-important call you have
been waiting for arrives.
Users of HotFax MessageCenter PRO can set-up separate mailboxes for
everyone in their office or home. If you are using HotFax MessageCenter PRO
at home, you can easily set-up mailboxes for yourself, your spouse and even
your children. Designed for ease-of-use, the voice mail system can be
created or modified by simply clicking icons from one integrated window.
Retrieving messages is even easier, users simply click on a mailbox to play
voice messages or can access the system from any touch-tone telephone.
Every copy of HotFax MessageCenter PRO comes complete with Smith Micro's
award winning FAXstf PRO, the leading fax software for Macintosh users
everywhere. Both Smith Micro Software programs cooperate seamlessly to
identify incoming voice and fax calls. Its easy to send, receive, view,
print and manage incoming and outgoing faxes with FAXstf PRO. With advanced
fax features like Broadcast Send you can quickly create mailing groups to
automatically send fax messages to an unlimited number of customers. FAXstf
PRO was specially designed for G3 & G4 Mac systems and currently is the
only Macintosh fax software that supports OS9.
"HotFax MessageCenter PRO helps us round out our software solutions for one
of our core customer bases, small businesses, said Clint Richardson, Vice
President of WorldWide Developer Relations, Apple Computers. "In addition,
it is a fantastic product for home users who want more advanced voice mail
features such as multiple mailboxes in their home."
HotFax MessageCenter PRO:
Turns your Macintosh into a powerful communications center.
Creates a cost-efficient alternative to more expensive Centrex type
Works for everyone in your office or home--eliminates multiple
telephone answering machines.
Automatically sends faxes to callers--great for sending out sales
The easiest way to make your small office sound BIG!
The introductory offer for HotFax MessageCenter PRO is $59.95, including
the complete FAXstf PRO, a $49.95 value FREE, and is available through your
favorite Apple retail stores, catalogs and at various online venues. HotFax
MessageCenter PRO runs on a Power PC Mac OS 7.6.1 or later. A minimum 4MB
available RAM, 15MB HD space, single analog telephone line and supported
The release of HotFax MessageCenter PRO voice messaging and fax software
for the Macintosh reaffirms our strong commitment to the Mac market and
represents another step in our plan to deliver our full technology lineup
to the Apple platform, said William W. Smith Jr., President and Chief
Executive Officer of Smith Micro, "Our Mac technologies include e-commerce,
IP telephony, voice messaging and fax solutions and goal is to dominate in
About Smith Micro
Headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, Smith Micro is a leading
developer and marketer of software products that make communications
simple. With a focus on the Internet, broadband and modem-based
technologies, the company designs integrated, easy-to-use software that
enables fax, data, voice and video communication to personal computer users
around the world. Smith Micro's complete line of products is available
through direct sales, retail stores, value-added resellers (VARs) and
original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Smith Micro's common stock trades
on The Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol SMSI. For more information,
contact Smith Micro at 949/362-5800 or visit www.smithmicro.com.
For more information on Smith Micro Software, via fax at no charge, please
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