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click2try(TM) Adds Popular Open Source Collaboration Tools

Encourages SMB Market to Take Advantage of Productivity-Boosting Software

HOUSTON, April 7, 2009 — click2try today announced the availability of three new Open Source applications in its catalog, including OWL Intranet Knowledgebase, KnowledgeTree Document Management Software (Community Edition), and eGroupware. The addition of these popular Open Source applications expands the collaboration, document, and file sharing capabilities available to click2try users. This increases the number of Open Source applications to more than 40, that users can try and use on-demand from the site. click2try (, a Community site that features a catalog of virtualized Open Source software, has also announced the addition of major upgrades of Eclipse, OrangeHRM, and TikiWiki to replace older versions already in the catalog.

click2try's virtualized OWL Intranet Knowledgebase application provides on-demand access to the popular document repository and file management system. Trial users of the click2try hosted applications will be able to access all of the OWL features, including multi-user environment, file sharing, file and directory security, version control, file and folder monitoring, group notifications, just to mention a few. Subscribers to the click2try premium accounts enjoy persistent access to the applications, automatic backup, secure access, and offsite storage.

click2try users will be able to easily take advantage of all of the community edition features of the KnowledgeTree Document Management Software, including creating document types for all of your company documents, from invoices and statements to project plans and engineering specifications, and creating specific workflow processes for each document. click2try premium subscribers can easily share access to applications with other staff members and registered click2try users, to take advantage of KnowledgeTree's collaboration capabilities.

click2try provides its users access to a popular and powerful groupware system with eGroupware. The eGroupware software provides integrated email, calendar, address book, task manager, file manager, wiki, and Knowledgebase in a simplified Web-based user interface. All elements of eGroupware are designed to encourage collaboration between eGroupware users. As with all click2try hosted applications, users can share application access and data with multiple registered users, making collaboration easy and transparent.

Additionally, click2try has upgraded existing hosted applications to major versions. Eclipse 3.4.1 includes a number of new plug-ins to help developers work more effectively, as well as improvements in size and processing speed. click2try's OrangeHRM application has been upgraded to OrangeHRM 2.4, which adds support for a new recruitment module. The click2try TikiWiki application has been upgraded to TikiWiki 3.0.1, which enhances the look and feel of TikiWiki from the previously supported 1.9 version.

About click2try

click2try is a content-rich, Community-driven Web site for sourcing, testing, evaluating, and hosting existing Open Source software products on pre-configured virtual appliances. With the most comprehensive collection of information on selected Open Source software applications online, click2try is committed to extending the access and the usability of Open Source software to as many people as possible by making it simple, reliable and economical to use. For more information, visit


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