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A Host to Toast

Hosted e-mail options save you from costly servers.

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It used to be that a powerful mobile e-mail solution meant onething: BlackBerry. But now there are some hosted alternatives forentrepreneurs who can't afford a BlackBerry Enterprise Server.JPMobile's SureWave Mobile Connect, for example, iscompatible with Palm, Symbian and Windows Mobile devices. Thehosted e-mail subscription service requires no software purchasesand starts at $12.95 per month. Users can access their corporateMicrosoft Outlook e-mail and personal information manager on thego.

Setup isn't nearly as IT-intensive as running your ownserver. Since the service is hosted, you should be able to put yourcurrent mobile devices right to work without making any newhardware investments. Visit to see which devices aresupported. A free 30-day trial is a good way to get introduced andsee if the service meets your mobile business needs.

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