NewsGator Partners With RSSBus to Deliver RSS Content

Mar 09, 2007

NewsGator Technologies, Inc., a RSS company, has announced an OEM agreement with /n software, makers of RSSBus. The partnership will enable enterprises to access content from databases, business applications, spreadsheets, and directories and deliver it through NewsGator Enterprise Server (NGES). Under the terms of the agreement, NGES customers will be able to convert data from dozens of sources into RSS feeds that can be accessed via the web, portals, email clients, desktop applications, and mobile devices.

RSSBus Feed Server is an extensible RSS feed generation engine designed to simplify the process of producing feeds from existing business data sources. NewsGator will provide co-branded versions of RSSBus Feed Server, allowing NGES users to receive content and updates from sources they use everyday including Oracle, Microsoft and MySQL databases, Microsoft Excel, custom business applications, and others. RSSBus also includes an online repository where users can submit and download connectors relevant to their business. The NewsGator-branded RSSBus FeedServer will be available in the second quarter of 2007. Pricing will be announced at that time.