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Starnine Announces Special Pricing for Webstar Server Suite 4.0

StarNine Technologies, Inc. Tuesday announced special pricing for its WebSTAR Server Suite 4.0, exclusively for AppleShare IP users.

The WebSTAR Server Suite enhances AppleShare IP's file-sharing and print services by providing a fully-extensible Web server that features Secure Sockets Layer encryption, a proxy server and integrated FTP and e-mail servers.

WebSTAR Server Suite 4.0 features "high performance" Web, FTP, mail and proxy servers integrated into one application, all of which utilize a secure, IP-based remote administration. The WebSTAR Web server includes:

  • Virtual Host support for serving multiple Web sites
  • Integrated SSLv2 and SSLv3 support for encrypted and authenticated e-commerce transactions
  • Server-Side-Includes for dynamic content
  • Lasso-based FileMaker Pro
  • ODBC data source publishing
  • Support for Plug-Ins, CGIs, Java Servlets and WebObjects
WebSTAR FTP also includes file sharing and content management capabilities, user-level access controls, support for MacBinary II and III, limiting of folder content sizes on a per user-basis, resuming of FTP file transfers, "log-on," "log-out," and folder messages.

The WebSTAR mail server is a complete SMTP/POP/IMAP email server, with LDAP for shared local directories, support for multiple domain and user accounts and remote Web-based email access. It also features advanced relay blocking and allow/deny security, server-based email storage and remote content synchronization.

WebSTAR's proxy server facilitates increased network security and accelerates Internet access by locally caching frequently visited sites. Additionally, WebSTAR Proxy supports upstream Proxy servers and utilizes a security architecture for controlling access to and from specific hosts and Web sites.

WebSTAR Server Suite 4.0 is available for AppleShare IP users from StarNine Sales at the special price of $299 through September 30, 1999. The standard WebSTAR Server Suite 4.0 price is $599, with upgrades from version 2.x available for $299 and upgrades from version 3.x just $199.