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Sybase iAnywhere Delivers New Version of XTNDConnect PC with Support for Windows Vista and Google


Improves Productivity of Tech-Savvy Mobile Prosumers through Two-Way Synchronization of their Windows Vista Contacts, Calendar and Tasks, and Google Calendar

DUBLIN, CALIF. — Sybase iAnywhere today announced the latest version of its XTNDConnect® PC mobile personal information management (PIM) synchronization software, with new support for Windows Vista Contacts, Calendar and Tasks, and Google Calendar. Sybase iAnywhere’s XTNDConnect PC 7.0 further improves effectiveness and productivity through the easier, faster two-way synchronization of PIM data between mobile devices and popular PC applications — all without requiring the support of IT departments.

With more than 25 million copies distributed in 17 languages, XTNDConnect PC is the premier software solution for synchronizing contacts, calendars, tasks, e-mail, and notes between mobile devices, including those running Windows Mobile, Symbian, and popular PC applications, such as Microsoft Outlook/Express, Vista, Lotus Notes/Organizer, Novell GroupWise, and Google.

“We have seen a significant increase in customer demand for a simple way to synchronize Microsoft Vista contacts, calendar and tasks with mobile devices,” said Terry Orsborn, senior manager, product marketing at Sybase iAnywhere. “As Vista adoption continues to grow so will the demand for device-to-desktop PIM synchronization. We are continuing to follow through on our Unwired Enterprise initiative by being one of the first to bring support for Vista PIM synchronization to our customers in this latest software version.”

True to Sybase’s “Unwired Enterprise” vision, Sybase iAnywhere’s XTNDConnect PC is a highly flexible solution that works with major device types and applications.

Key New Features Include:

* Support for Windows Vista Contacts, Calendar and Tasks, Google Calendar, Lotus Organizer Planner and Anniversary items;
* Ease-of-use configuration enhancements for dynamic detection of most devices; and
* Performance enhancements for Lotus Notes and Microsoft providing faster synchronization.

XTNDConnect PC 7.0 is currently available for software download. List price is $59.95 per user license. Upgrade pricing for current XTNDConnect PC customers is $39.95. Try before you buy XTNDConnect PC 7.0. To purchase or learn more about XTNDConnect PC and download the trial software, please visit or call 800-801-2069/519-883-6898.

About Sybase iAnywhere
iAnywhere, a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. (NYSE:SY), enables success at the front lines of business. The company holds worldwide market leadership positions in mobile and embedded databases, mobile management and security, mobile email, mobile middleware and synchronization, and Bluetooth® and infrared protocol technologies. Sybase iAnywhere plays an important role in the Sybase Unwired Enterprise strategy, which focuses on managing and mobilizing information from the data center to the point of action. Tens of millions of mobile devices and over 20,000 customers and partners rely on the company’s “Always Available” technologies, including SQL AnywhereTM and its Information Anywhere® Suite.


Sybase, iAnywhere, iAnywhere Solutions, SQL Anywhere, Information Anywhere, and XTNDConnect are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of Sybase, Inc. or its subsidiaries. ® indicates registration in the United States of America. The Bluetooth trademark and logos are owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by iAnywhere is under license. All other company and product names mentioned may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated.

Special Note: References to Sybase iAnywhere mean iAnywhere Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. Statements concerning iAnywhere Solutions’ product market, relationships with its customers and new products are forward-looking statements that involve a number of uncertainties and risks and cannot be guaranteed. Factors that could ultimately affect such statements are detailed from time to time in Sybase’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings, including but not limited to its annual report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q (copies of which can be viewed on the Company’s web site).


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