Airtel partners with Microsoft to launch Hosted Mail for SMBs

DQW Bureau
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Bharti Airtel has launched a corporate mailing solution 'Airtel Hosted Mail',

powered by Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 for SMBs across the country. It will

offer SMBs a robust enterprise grade mailing solution with an inbox as big as 4

GB. Airtel Hosted Mail will offer SMBs a wider range of communication tools than

conventional e-mail solutions, enabling them to share e-mail messages, contacts,

calendars, work folders, task list and documents from either their PC or mobile

phone. Coming close on the heels of the launch of Airtel Online Desktop, this

adds to Airtel's SaaS portfolio.

Airtel Hostel Mail: Business Benefits
  • Robust messaging solution based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
  • E-mail box as big as 4GB
  • Built-in proven anti-spam and anti-virus technologies
  • Simple & easy to use web interface
  • Costs on a per-mailbox/month basis
  • Customized packages
  • 24x7 phone-based support for all queries

Speaking on the occasion K Srinivas, Joint President-Telemedia Services,

Bharti Airtel, said, “Continuing our commitment to meet the digital needs of the

Indian SMB customer, we are pleased to share another productivity tool with the

Airtel Hosted Mail, in partnership with Microsoft. We are confident that our SMB

customers across the country will appreciate the affordability, robustness and

convenience of this solution over the conventional solutions they are currently


Commenting on the partnership, Rajan Anandan, MD, Microsoft India said, “We

believe that an amalgamation of software plus services delivered through the

internet can deliver great value to enterprises, thus making owning and managing

IT infrastructure more affordable and convenient.”