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Finnish Hoster Planeetta Selects Website Building Solution CM4all Sites

Content Management AG, a leading provider of web-based applications and value-added services, is proud to announce that Planeetta Internet Oy recently signed a multi-year OEM partner agreement for CM4all Sites. Founded in 2002, Planeetta is one of the leading hosting providers in Northern Europe, providing web hosting, domain registration, cloud servers, e-mail, and e-commerce services to over 20,000 websites.

“We specialize in enabling SMEs to market and sell their products online and strongly emphasize usability throughout all our offerings. CM4all Sites therefore complements our existing product range perfectly and will allow our customers to create and maintain professional desktop and mobile websites with ease and in their native language,” explains Lauri Kasti, Managing Director of Planeetta.

CM4all Sites delivers numerous innovations, including an instant setup page, an enhanced WYSIWYG editor, and a comprehensive file browser with an interactive drop zone. Thanks to CM4all’s new widget technology, users at all levels will be able to integrate sophisticated features into their websites ranging from contact forms through photo galleries to social media connectivity with Facebook® and Google+. Additionally, CM4all Sites is designed with an open widget API that enables the integration of third-party services and allows for continuous development of widgets by CM-AG, OEM partners, and external software engineers. As of the latest release, mobile websites can now be created for iOS and Android smart phones directly within CM4all Sites. Especially valuable for SMEs, this new feature enables them to fully leverage the advantages of local search and to easily address prospective customers on the go.

“We are pleased to welcome a new leading partner in the dynamic Scandinavian markets to our global OEM network. CM4all Sites is the ideal match for Planeetta’s sales approach of marketing all-inclusive, high-value website packages, and we look forward to a successful long-term partnership,” says Robert Schovenberg, CEO of Content Management AG.

In the coming weeks, CM4all Sites will be adapted to Planeetta’s corporate design, and a Finnish-language version installed in the company’s data center and integrated into its system environment.

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About CM4all:

Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, CM-AG is a leading developer of web-based applications for the Internet with over three million paying customers worldwide. The company's core products are the website building solutions CM4all Sites and CM4all WebsiteCreator available in 20+ languages. CM4all software is adapted for and licensed to leading telcos, MSOs, ISPs, and web hosters, like 1&1 Internet AG, Deutsche Telekom AG, Endurance International Group Inc., NTT Communications, Swisscom AG, Telefónica de España S.A.U, Terra Networks S.A., UK2 Group, and Verio Inc.

More information is available at www.cm4all.com.

About Planeetta:

Planeetta Internet is one of the leading hosting providers in Northern Europe providing a wide range of hosting services including IaaS and Managed Hosting for thousands of SME and Enterprise users. Planeetta offers services from its strategically located datacenter in Helsinki, Finland, a crossroad for fast-growing Internet traffic between Russia and Western Europe. Services run on high-end redundant server farms and fault tolerant enterprise class HP 3Par SAN for maximum performance and reliability and are backed by our dedicated support team which is able to provide support for even the most complex and high volume hosting needs.

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