Front Runner

turbo-IT Corporation becomes a "Front Runner" with update of its self service password reset tool SMOP (Self Management of Passwords)

IRVING, Texas — June 16, 2009 — turbo-IT Corporation today announced support in its signature product SMOP (Self Management of Passwords) for Microsoft SQL Server 2008, earning the company Front Runner status from Microsoft Corp.

SMOP in combination with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 helps enable customers to

  • perform self service password resets
  • unlock user accounts
  • change passwords - all through a simple web based interface for Microsoft Active Directory environments.

Customer Benefits

This benefits customers in two key ways:

  • users get back to work quickly and are more productive
  • helpdesk resources and time is saved. SQL Server 2008 provides the trusted, productive and intelligent Data Platform for business-critical applications.

"Microsoft remains committed to the success of our broad ISV partner community who drive innovative solutions to market", said Mark Jewett, marketing director, SQL Server at Microsoft Corp. "The Front Runner program was designed to provide our partners with the best development environment possible and give them the technical and marketing tools they need to be successful over the long term."

"turbo-IT is excited to support SQL Server 2008 because it’s a great platform and a great leap forward", said Mustafa Hamid, co-founder, of turbo-IT. "Achieving Front Runner status enables us to deliver applications to customers within the same timeframe as the launch of SQL Server 2008. As a result of the solution we have developed, we are uniquely positioned to help our customers get the most from their technology investment."

turbo-IT’s SMOP automates critical processes such as

  • Resetting of passwords for users
  • Unlocking users Active Directory accounts
  • Changing passwords

turbo-IT is a maker of web-based tools for Information Technology use. turbo-IT creates solutions that are easy to use, simple to implement, and affordable for organizations of all sizes. Our signature product is SMOP (Self Management of Passwords) - a tool for Microsoft Active Directory that allows users to

  • perform self service password resets
  • unlock their accounts
  • change passwords through a simple web based interface.

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Self Management of Passwords

SMOP is totally web-based. It is trivial to implement and you can realize the benefits of using SMOP within hours!

It also supports SSL for added security, has great customization features, and also has a separate mobile optimized interface.

How SMOP Works

1a. User registers with SMOP by answering a set of challenge/response questions to correctly identify himself.
1b. User forgets password or account gets locked out

Client Testimonials

SMOP has helped us in two ways: It has reduced our helpdesk calls by about 12% so far. More importantly... (More)
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