Small Corporate Member Small Business

Bantu Inc.
Member Since: 2006 
1819 L Street, N.W., Suite 100
Washington, District of Columbia 20036

Telephone: (202) 822-3999
Email: lschlang@team.bantu.com

President, Chief Executive Officer and AFCEA Contact:
Larry Schlang

Business Focus:
Bantu's mission is to enable secure, real-time collaboration that accelerates the pace and effectiveness of doing business. Founded in 1999 as the first provider of Enterprise Instant Messaging (EIM) solutions, Bantu is a premier EIM provider to the government, corporate and education markets. Bantu makes it easy to share knowledge across organizations, applications and time zones instantly and reliably. Bantu's focus on enterprise-grade functionality, including security, integration and scalability, is particularly critical for government customers.

Products/Services:
Instant messaging, presence (see who is online) and alerts (time-sensitive notifications). Rigorous security, rapid deployment, 
reliable scalability and deep integration ensure suitability for 
enterprises.

Clients:
U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Commerce, Sprint, Texas Instruments, Johns Hopkins University, George Washington University.