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IntraNet Solutions Notches Belt with Oakwood

IntraNet Solutions Inc. Wednesday found another customer for its leading Xpedio Content Management Solution system when corporate housing developer Oakwood Worldwide picked the suite for its intranet.

The deal, for which financial details were not made public, allows Oakwood's 3,500 employees to publish their business content, including property photographs and destination information, from any source to the Oakwood Web site automatically.

Users looking to scope out corporate housing, which are simply apartments leased to relocating workers in travel mode, can then access instant information about Oakwood's locations and services worldwide.

The Xpedio suite enables was developed to help customers roll out business Web sites and automate the process of maintaining up-to-date data on such sites. Business content from desktop applications, business applications and templates is managed and published in such formats as HTML, XML, PDF and WML.

The latest version, 4.5, was launched last week and features dynamic conversion, auto-content categorization and bolstered wireless capabilities.

Located in the heart of the Silicon Prairie in Eden Prairie, Minn., IntraNet Solutions devotes much of its time to racking up additional customers for Xpedio, but it has other products, such as Outside In, to sell to enterprises.

Outside In mobile viewing technology, which lets software developers to deploy file-based information within their application environment to address users' various information management requirements. Nokia Corp. now uses this technology in its Internet-enabled 9210 Communicator phone.

Though Xpedio is no doubt its top-seller, IntraNet Solutions' products are used by more than 1,500 customers, including Agilent Technologies, GE Capital and Ericsson Telecom AB.