Newest version of Interstar’s IP fax server software and En-Net Services’ government-approved IT solutions display at homeland security show

June 24, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Montreal, Canada ó Interstar Technologies (, a leading developer of IP telephony solutions, and En-Net Services (, a major government VAR of network hardware and software under GSA contract, will be co-exhibiting at The 4th Annual Symposium on Information Sharing & Homeland Security (booth # 423), held June 27-29, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The convention brings together more than 700 leaders in the national security community and private sector to address critical topics affecting the intelligence, law enforcement, and national security communities.

Co-exhibiting under En-Net Servicesí booth, Interstar Technologies will showcase a new version of its award-winning XMediusFAX T.38 Fax over IP (FoIP) server software. To complement the Symposiumís focus on post 9/11 best practices, regulatory compliance, security and information sharing, convention visitors will witness how Interstarís XMediusFAX enables fast, reliable, and secure faxing that facilitates regulatory compliance, reduces costs, and optimizes business workflow. By connecting to VoIP gateways of leading vendors, XMediusFAX integrates with an organizationís Microsoft Exchange or Lotus Notes email messaging platform, enables regular or production fax users to send, receive and manage faxes like email.

En-Net Services, a small business, which has been supplying the US Federal Govít under GSA contract for 9 years, will be displaying a wide variety of technologies, notably Zebra Barcode printers, Fujitsu Laptops, and Kanguruís 256-bit AES Encrypted Flash Drives.

ďEn-Net and Interstar are establishing themselves as players in the new age of network and IT security requirements. Interstarís product line is a perfect fit in todayís government space which requires quick ROI, room for expansion, and secures data transmission.Ē says Kyle Yost, General Manager of En-Net Services, based in Frederick, Maryland.

ďInterstarís XMediusFAX caters to US Federal organizations that must comply with regulations such as the DITSCAP (DoD IT Security Certification and Accreditation Process), Patriot Act, and Gramm Leach-Bliley Act for privacy protection and document transmission security,Ē said Martin Demers, President and CEO of Interstar Technologies. ďBy working with highly-regarded government VARs such as En-Net Services, Interstar will continue to foster new ties in the US Federal sector.Ē

About XMediusFAX®, fax servers and VoIP networks

XMediusFAX is a T.38 Fax Over IP (FoIP) server application that integrates seamlessly with leading IP telephony technologies from companies such as Cisco, 3Com/AudioCodes, and Alcatel. It maximizes ROI, streamlines workflow, and solves analog fax problems by eliminating POTS lines, specialized hardware, paper, toner and maintenance costs.

The XMediusFAX server differentiates itself from the competition by requiring either VoIP gateways or fax boards, not both as with other fax server solutions. XMediusFAX is an essential component of unified messaging, enabling faxes to share a common inbox, along with email and voicemail.

Users can send and receive faxes directly from:
o Microsoft Outlook,
o Lotus Notes
o or SMTP email client, such as Microsoft Outlook Express, Eudora and Mozilla Thunderbird,
o or XMediusFAX web client,
o or any T.37-compliant multifunction device (MFD), such as HP, Xerox, Lexmark, and SAGEM.

XMediusFAX, runs on Windows 2000 and 2003, and is available in Enterprise, Express and Service Provider (EE, X and SP) editions.

About En-Net Services

En-Net Services is an ECSIII and GSA Schedule supplier of computer hardware, software, networking equipment, supplies and maintenance to federal government agencies and commercial corporations worldwide. As a designated Small Business, En-Net Services is a one-stop shop for ADP requirements, with more than 3,000,000 products available through worldwide distribution centers, including thousands of GSA-scheduled items. Visit En-Net Servicesí website at:, or send an email to

About Interstar Technologies

Privately-held Interstar Technologies pioneered the fax server revolution in 1996 with its LightningFAX® server software. It then reinvented the fax server in 2002 with XMediusFAX® server, the industryís first boardless, T.38 IP fax server solution for enterprises and service providers. With thousands of systems installed in more than 40 countries, Interstar is committed to providing world-class, electronic messaging technology to enterprise markets of all sizes, financial institutions, and governments.

Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Interstar Technologies maintains partnerships with Cisco Systems, Groupe SAGEM, Bell Canada, 3Com, Eicon Networks, Microsoft, Pitney Bowes, IBM, HP, Lotus, SAP, Brooktrout and Artisoft. Its award-winning solutions for Microsoft Windows are distributed worldwide through a global network of resellers, system integrators and OEM partners. For more information, visit the Interstar website at


Media Contacts:

Gisèle Seto
Interstar Technologies
Phone: (514) 422-4323

Kyle Yost
En-Net Services
Phone: (301) 846-9901 x 102