REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Support.com, Inc.
(Nasdaq:SPRT) today announced Software as a Service (SaaS) licensing options for its Nexus
service delivery platform, which is specifically designed for technology support providers. Nexus
is a suite of cloud-based applications, foundation services and business analytics that enable
remote and on-site technology services.
"Nexus is the result of years of intensive R&D investment, incorporating everything we've learned
working with the nation's largest communications companies, retailers, technology providers,
enterprise help desks and other support organizations," said Rich Matta, Senior Vice President of
Engineering and SaaS Solutions. "We deliver some of the largest premium support programs in the
world using the Nexus platform. By licensing the platform, we provide an opportunity for others to
benefit from our innovation, improving efficiency while enhancing the experience for their
Nexus is offered in three different editions to meet a wide range of technology service provider
* Nexus Standard complements existing service desk and remote support solutions by providing a
unique technology that guides and automates the service delivery process, thereby enhancing
consistency, quality and customer satisfaction.
* Nexus Plus adds a complete remote and online support capability to the Standard offering,
enabling organizations to reduce the frequency of onsite visits and provide faster turnaround
* Nexus Enterprise delivers a comprehensive and seamlessly integrated alternative to multiple
disparate systems, including service desk management, remote support, subscription billing and
entitlement management. One of the largest direct marketing firms in the United States is
currently deploying Nexus Enterprise for use in its technology services business.
Nexus includes the following cloud-based capabilities:
* Consumer / SMB Applications that drive sales via a health check app; provide a seamless
experience for subscribers through a desktop client, a subscriber portal and e-cart for online
sales; and optimize and secure computers, tablets and smartphones.
* Tech Expert Applications that guide workflow and automate solutions to technical problems; a
unified workspace that combines remote support, chat, telephony, ticketing and order taking and
eliminates the "swivel chair" between applications; and a supervisor dashboard that enables
* Foundation Services for building comprehensive and fully branded technology service programs
including: marketing modules that provide a recommendation engine, customer profiles, and
subscriber messaging; commerce modules including PCI compliant payment processing and a flexible
promotion engine; entitlement modules including subscription management, service definitions, and
software licensing; and logistics modules including skills-based routing and work order
* Web Services APIs that enable a tightly integrated partner ecosystem, with pre-built
integrations to key technology partners for on-site and depot services, small business cloud
services, warranty offerings and online backup. Web services APIs are also included for real-time
integration to existing systems such as e-commerce, billing, CRM, point-of-sale and others.
* Business Analytics and Reporting that provide insight into program performance, marketing KPIs,
subscription usage and churn, service delivery quality and compliance, SLA management and customer
satisfaction. Reports are accessible through a real-time portal and can also be distributed
regularly via email or secure FTP export.
For more information, please contact us at www.support.com/becomeapartner
Support.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPRT) enables partners
to unlock the potential of technology services
. We help leading brands create new revenue streams and deepen customer loyalty through programs
that enhance their customers' technology experience. Our solution includes a comprehensive service
, mobile and desktop apps, a scalable workforce of technology specialists and proven expertise in
program design and execution. Our partners include many of the nation's leading communications
providers, retailers and technology companies. For more information, please visit us at:
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