CMP Media's TechWeb Network Launches

Fredric Paul, TechWeb's Editor In Chief To Moderate Two Sessions At INBOX: The Email Event

Jun 1, 2004

CMP Media's TechWeb Network today announced the launch of, the latest addition in the Pipeline series of topically focused websites. This new website is devoted to providing business technology professionals with the messaging news and information they need to be successful.

"While e-mail and other messaging systems are nearly always covered in every computer publication and website around, there is no single publication or site that focuses entirely on messaging," said Mike Azzara, vice president, group director of Internet business, CMP. "This information source will provide its visitors with relevant news and information about messaging products, processes, policies, and technologies."

Messaging Pipeline's editorial will cover the full range of software, hardware and peripherals, network and server technologies, and business and policy solutions. Editorial will include news, trends, and how-to articles.

The editorial for Messaging Pipeline is led by John Dickinson. With both magazine and Internet experience, including positions as senior vice president of Internet Products at eMachines, vice president and editorial director for print and online publications at both Ziff-Davis and Curtco Freedom Group, and editor in chief, editor, executive editor, and senior editor at several magazines. Mr. Dickinson has launched and re-launched magazines and web sites, including Computer Shopper, PC/Computing, Computer Life, Knowledge Management, ZD Internet magazine, Home Office Computing, Small Business Computing, CRM magazine, ZDTV, and ZDNet. He was also the founding director of PC Magazine Labs. Hundreds of his articles have appeared in computer, automobile, and business magazines. He first used computer-based messaging systems in 1970.

Technology professionals interested in receiving a weekly e-mail newsletter can subscribe to the newsletter at

Additionally, the new Pipeline websites will feature a comprehensive topic-focused Product Finder that organizes and filters Web-based content relevant to each technology topic. Divided into discrete product segments, CMP editorial experts shape the content with input from vendors and users.

The new sites will have original editorial content and will also leverage the knowledge and content of the extended CMP Media family of publications, including InformationWeek, CRN, Network Computing, InternetWeek, TechWeb, VARBusiness, and others.

Additional topically focused sites in the Pipeline series are planned for July 2004. Existing Pipeline websites can be found at

Fredric Paul Moderates Two Sessions At INBOX: The Email Event

Fredric Paul, editor in chief of the TechWeb Network will moderate two panels at the INBOX Email Event on Wednesday, June 2 at the Marriott San Jose in San Jose, California. The "Client Features & Futures" session will take place at 8:00 a.m. and the "Instant Messaging: Ready for Real Time in the Enterprise?" at 10:15 a.m.

For sponsorship opportunities associated with this and other TechWeb Network sites, contact Tracey Hagan at or 215.321.7555 or visit the TechWeb Network's online media kit at

About CMP's TechWeb Network

CMP Media's TechWeb ( is the network for Business Technology professionals with purchasing power. With up-to-the-minute IT- related news and information, TechWeb continues assisting business technology professionals make timely, well-informed buying decisions. CMP's news and information is created and managed by a team of experienced and talented journalists that know the IT industry inside and out. TechWeb debuted in 1994 as the first online news source for IT news and information on the Web.

About CMP Media LLC

CMP Media LLC ( is a leading integrated media company providing essential information and marketing services to the entire technology spectrum-the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, and custom publishing.

   Michael Grover
   CMP Media's TechWeb Network


CONTACT: Michael Grover, CMP Media's TechWeb Network, +1-781-839-1213,

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