X1 Technologies today announced a major update to X1 Mobile Search, featuring "Fast-as-you-Type" search of desktop-bound email and documents. With X1 Mobile Search, users can turn their iPhones and iPads into an extension of their PC or Mac, allowing them to leave their laptop behind. X1 will be demonstrating the new app at Pepcom's MobileFocus Event today in San Diego.
Traditional remote access tools allow users to view their desktops; however, these tools require the user to know exactly where the information exists. X1 Mobile Search, previously $19.99, is now available for free in the App Store and allows users to instantly find information without having to navigate through the folders on their desktop. In addition to working in conjunction with X1 Professional on the desktop, X1 Mobile Search now works natively with Windows and Mac.
"X1 Mobile Search allows access to your computer's files from anywhere, and will instantly find exactly what you're looking for," said Christopher Walton, vice president of products and strategy at X1. "With this release, we're making it easier for users to find and manipulate files, regardless of where they reside on the desktop, or what desktop solution they're using. Whether they use our X1 Professional Client, Windows Search or Mac Spotlight, X1 Mobile Search will now work for them. Additionally, our security features make it an ideal solution for busy professionals who need to quickly access and manage data, without having to take their laptops everywhere."
Industry Leading Functionality
X1 Mobile Search offers the following features and benefits:
Mobile access to remote data, including email, attachments, documents and files
Access recent and archived files remotely and easily search terabytes of data
Access all email, including Microsoft Outlook PST archives
Supports Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes, Lotus Domino and Mozilla Thunderbird
Search inside ZIP archives, Microsoft Office documents, PDFs and more
Fast-as-you-Type search, means you don't have to know where content lives
Results are returned as quickly as the user types them, even on cellular networks
Search email using from, to, and subject as well as the entire message contents
Eliminates the need to know the location of content prior to searching
View, edit, print, and share documents and files for on-the-go productivity
See attachments and documents in their original format
Edit documents using compatible third-party apps
Reply, forward and share emails
Store documents for review while offline and disconnected
Enterprise grade security and advanced networking support
Connections are protected by x.509 PKI based two-factor authentication and RSA powered SSL/TLS
Support for both WiFi and 3G networks including Verizon/CDMA and AT&T/GSM
Supports AirPrint and video mirroring, allowing projector presentations from an iPad 2
Works seamlessly with wireless printers from HP
Share documents and presentations on HDTVs and projectors
"X1's design eliminates the wasted time of clicking through search results, opening and closing one document after another," said Sue Feldman, vice president for search and discovery technologies at IDC. "Pulling together documents, attachments, and email in one easy-to-use interface cuts down on time spent looking so that workers can start doing."
X1 Mobile Search is free and now available worldwide from iTunes and the App Store in the Business Category, or visit X1 at http://www.x1.com/products/x1-mobile-search-for-iphone. You can also view a product demo at http://www.x1.com/products/x1-mobile-search-for-iphone/video. X1's flagship desktop product, X1 Professional, delivers the power, speed and accuracy you need to locate critical data instantly, and is available at http://www.x1.com.