Intranets.com, a provider of on-demand collaboration services, has announced that it is providing its collaboration service for free to Boston-area businesses affected by the upcoming Democratic National Convention. Through August 31, Intranets.com will offer its service free of charge to help commuters work productively from remote locations during the convention. The company's collaboration service allows workers to share documents, schedule meetings, exchange database information, assign tasks, post announcements, or conduct real-time meetings online. Intranets.com's complete collaboration suite includes document management, calendaring, database management, Web and audio conferencing, task management, and other customizable applications.
Any DNC-affected area company can take advantage of the offer, which includes an online intranet featuring services such as Web conferencing and 300 free audio-conferencing minutes. Intranets.com is donating any profits from additional paid audio minutes to Rosie's Place and The Pine Street Inn shelters.