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SEVEN Networks Selected by Microsoft to Develop Android App for

SEVEN’s Push Technology Expertise Delivers Great User Experience

REDWOOD CITY, California – April 16, 2013 - SEVEN Networks®, a provider of innovative software products that optimize and manage mobile data traffic, announced that it worked closely with Microsoft to develop the email Android client that launched today on Google Play.

The announcement marks the second Microsoft-authorized Android app developed by SEVEN.

Microsoft announced that came out of preview earlier this year as the world’s fastest growing email service. is a brand new email service, delivering a beautiful, fresh and intuitive experience on modern browsers and devices.

The new app has been designed with the same principles as the web experience. It supports Android 4.1 and 4.2 (Jelly Bean) devices and will deliver push-enabled access to the inbox, contact list, folders and calendars.

“It is an honor to be working with Microsoft once again,” said Ross Bott, President and CEO of SEVEN Networks. “The prior Android app, developed by SEVEN, was incredibly successful with millions of downloads and very high user ratings. We’re confident that the Android community will be equally as excited about the new app.”

“We’ve had a long relationship with SEVEN Networks, the company has embraced the design principles and combined that with its own technology to deliver a very high-performance app. This combination will result in a great email experience for users,” said Eduardo Indacochea of Microsoft.

As part of its long-term relationship with Microsoft, SEVEN has successfully certified hundreds of devices from a variety of manufacturers for the Microsoft-authorized Android apps, including HTC, LG, Motorola, Nokia and Samsung.

About SEVEN Networks

SEVEN® Networks develops innovative software solutions that help wireless carriers and device manufacturers manage and optimize mobile traffic before it impacts the network. SEVEN’s flagship Open Channelproducts reduce operator costs, increase efficiency in the use of wireless infrastructure, and enhance end-user experience. Open Channel extends management of data traffic from the network to the mobile client, bringing immediate capacity relief to overloaded networks. Operators gain actionable intelligence on their networks, application activity is optimized, and signaling activity is significantly reduced.

SEVEN solutions are deployed worldwide at major carriers across the five continents. For more information, follow SEVEN online at or on Twitter at

About is personal email from Microsoft. First introduced in July 2012, is a modern email service with a fresh and intuitive design that connects to popular social networks, works seamlessly with Office and SkyDrive, and organizes your inbox automatically with powerful tools like Sweep.

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