Fasthosts Introduces Microsoft Exchange 2010 Email Packages

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Fasthosts Internet Ltd, (, a leading web hosting provider, today launched a brand new range of high quality email packages based on Microsoft Exchange 2010.  Priced from only £1.39/month+VAT, the solutions offer businesses and private users alike the very latest functionality for email, including mobile emailing and can improve productivity with shared calendars, tasks and contacts accessible from any computer.  The feature-packed and robust email platform is ideal for small or medium sized businesses to equip their staff, with varying levels of mailbox functionality for different types of user.  In addition, Fasthosts new email packages deliver an efficient mobile email system which can lead to increased productivity and better response times for businesses in handling customer enquiries. 
Fasthosts is a long-standing expert in delivering hosted Microsoft Exchange email solutions.  The high quality features and reliability of the platform make it a popular choice for many UK firms.  Fasthosts’ new Microsoft Exchange 2010 based packages provide ways to handle email more speedily and professionally.  Free inclusive Microsoft Outlook software for PC or Mac enables users to synchronize email from multiple mailboxes, track email conversations, share calendar availability within groups, and manage work schedules with ease.  Autoresponders can be used to automatically respond to incoming emails.  Forwarders and Catch-all Email can be used to distribute incoming emails effectively and manage which addresses are used as public-facing.   
Remote access to email is now an important issue for many firms.  All Fasthosts email packages now benefit from Microsoft Outlook 2010 Web App, an excellent webmail solution for working flexibly from any computer.  Email, contacts and calendars are updated in real-time so users always have the latest data to hand.  Fasthosts Business email packages feature Microsoft ActiveSync, a simple to set up software that makes it easy to use the platform from a mobile device or tablet.  The solution provides email, calendar, contacts and tasks synchronised directly to a mobile device.  
For personal users, the Fasthosts Personal Email package, priced at £1.39/month+VAT, is a highly affordable way to send professional, personalised email from a domain name.  The 2 x 1GB virus and spam protected mailboxes are ideal for handling large attachments, an additional 5 x 100MB mailboxes included, and 10 email forwarders.  For users whose mobile devices do not support full Exchange, IMAP Access enables you to access email in a slimmed down format on most handsets.  
The Fasthosts Business email range now starts with the Business Standard package, priced at £9.99/month+VAT, which features 1 highest specification Professional mailbox, 5 Starter mailboxes and 20 email forwarders.  The Business Premium package, priced at £19.99/month+VAT, includes 3 Professional mailboxes, 2 Starter Plus mailboxes, a further unlimited Starter mailboxes and unlimited email forwarders.  Especially important for business users, all email data is hosted in Fasthosts’ highly secure state-of-the-art UK data centres, and benefits from industry-leading virus scanning and multi-level spam filtering.  Fasthosts also provides the reassurance of a dedicated technical support team on hand 24/7.
Steve Holford, Marketing Director, Fasthosts Internet Ltd, said “Firms of all sizes are learning that how email is handled can affect customer spend and loyalty.  Our latest Exchange-powered packages enable a business to handle email and calendars more effectively across teams, and access important materials 24/7 from outside the workplace.  The newest functionality can further help drive efficiencies and ensure that maximum value is had from every email sent and received”. 
Furthermore, Fasthosts web hosting customers now receive Microsoft Exchange 2010 mailboxes as part of their web hosting package.  Depending on the hosting package chosen, customers can benefit from up to an unlimited number of mailboxes, with the full functionality of the Exchange platform alongside their other solutions for web access, web presence, online marketing, eCommerce, back-up and storage.
As a leading web hosting provider, and Technology Sponsor of The Great Exhibition 2012, Fasthosts offers a comprehensive range of web solutions including domain name registrations, servers, secure online storage, online payment services, reseller web hosting and feature-rich broadband packages.  Fasthosts is well placed to deliver a high quality service. 
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