GFI FAXmaker for Exchange voted .NET Magazine Readers' Choice Award winner

June 03, 2003 - 12:00

GFI’s market-leading fax connector named “Best Communication/Collaboration Solution”

Fawcette Technical Publications has announced that GFI FAXmaker for Exchange has been selected as the Best Communication/Collaboration Solution in the first .NET Magazine Readers' Choice Awards. The award was formally presented to GFI yesterday during Microsoft Tech Ed 2003, where GFI is exhibiting at booth 960.

“Readers' Choice Awards give readers a chance to vote for the products they think are the absolute best,” said Patrick Meader, Editor-in-Chief at Fawcette. “Subscribers are technical experts with strong opinions. These Readers' Choice Awards provide them with an opportunity to express those opinions.”

“Readers' Choice Awards are significant because they offer .NET Magazine subscribers an opportunity to voice their opinion about the products they find most useful in their work,” said Elise Peterson, Executive Editor of .NET Magazine. “Winners can take pride in the fact that .NET Magazine readers have selected their product as the best in their respective category.”

About GFI FAXmaker for Exchange
GFI FAXmaker for Exchange is a native fax connector for Exchange Server, which means that there is no need for a proprietary fax client: Faxes can be sent and received from within the Microsoft Outlook client. This eliminates the need for client software administration as well as end-user training.

GFI FAXmaker for Exchange is the first fax server to require zero administration: It eliminates the need for an internal fax user database and relies on Active Directory instead, allowing fax-related settings to be applied to Windows users or groups directly.

GFI FAXmaker for Exchange features include a multi-line fax server, inbound fax routing, print to fax driver for Windows, support for server-based rendering of Office documents, fax management features, inbuilt spam filter, and more. GFI FAXmaker for Exchange is the most competitively priced fax server on the market: A 25-user version costs US$825; US$1995 for 100 users. More information is available at

About Fawcette Technical Publications, Inc.
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About GFI
GFI is a leading software developer that provides a single source for network administrators to address their network security, content security and messaging needs. With award-winning technology, an aggressive pricing strategy and a strong focus on small-to-medium sized businesses, GFI is able to satisfy the need for business continuity and productivity encountered by organizations on a global scale. GFI has offices in the US, Malta, UK, Hong Kong and Australia which support more than 200,000 installations worldwide. GFI is a channel-focused company with over 10,000 partners worldwide. GFI is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. More information about GFI can be found at