/n software Releases IPWorks S/Shell for the Microsoft .NET Framework

Secure Shell (SSH) Enabled Internet Components for the Microsoft .NET Framework

Dallas, TX, June 2nd, 2003 - /n software inc. (www.nsoftware.com) - a leading provider of professional Internet development tools and components, released IPWorks S/Shell for the Microsoft .NET Framework. IP*Works S/Shell for the Microsoft .NET Framework includes 14 fully-managed Secure Shell (SSH) enabled components for secure Internet connectivity.

IP*Works S/Shell for the Microsoft .NET Framework contains SSH-enabled, drop-in replacements for the components in the "classic" IPWorks package, well-known in the development community for their straightforward intuitive interfaces, and powerful productivity features. SSH is a low-level communications protocol providing security via strong encryption and advanced cryptography. With IPWorks S/Shell and the Microsoft .NET Framework, developers can rapidly build SSH secured applications including secure file transfer, secure remote login, secure email, and more.

"IPWorks S/Shell delivers compelling value to developers using the Microsoft .NET Framework by facilitating the integration of complex SSH security features into their .NET Framework applications," said Mike Kass, product manager for the Developer and Platform Evangelism Division at Microsoft Corp. "Microsoft is excited to see /n software provide such a broad range of Internet communications and security components for the Microsoft .NET Framework."

IPWorks S/Shell for the Microsoft .NET Framework is available immediately for download or purchase directly from the /n software website at www.nsoftware.com or from authorized resellers worldwide. IPWorks Subscription customers who receive .NET products will automatically receive a free license of IPWorks S/Shell as part of their 2nd Quarter 2003 update.

Initially introduced in 1995, IPWorks is actively used by most Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies, as well as thousands of independent software developers worldwide. The product eliminates much of the complexity of developing connected applications, by providing easy-to-use programmable components that facilitate tasks such as sending email, transferring files, browsing the Web, consuming XML Web services, etc.

About /n software
/n software is the market leader in software components for Communications and Security development. Founded in 1994, /n software (pronounced 'n software') is based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. You can reach the company via email at info@nsoftware.com, on the World Wide Web at www.nsoftware.com, or by calling US: (800) 225-4190 or International: (919) 544-7070.


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