MARKHAM, Ontario — Construction management software provider Jonas Construction Software has announced a partnership with BlackMesh Inc. to form “Jonas Hosted,” a dedicated and secure hosting solution, which allows construction-related businesses, including HVAC and mechanical, to host their information on secure, cloud-based servers, backed by 24/7/365 technical support.

“With BlackMesh being secure, scalable, and fully managed, we have instantly increased the value we are able to deliver to our customers,” said Steve Cowan, president of Jonas Construction Software. “Through this partnership with BlackMesh, and by developing Jonas Hosted, our customers not only have greater choice when it comes to how they deploy Jonas, but also the ability to better manage their IT expenses and capital investments in technology.”

The goal of this partnership is to provide the construction industry with a new solution to decrease server and maintenance costs, increase accessibility, as well as help businesses grow and adopt technology to better serve their customers and employees. With Jonas Hosted, information is always secure, available, and can only be accessed by authorized members of the organization. Through its security, combined with a complete construction software solution, Jonas Hosted is designed and tailored specifically to meet the hosting needs of the construction industry, said the companies.

“By partnering with Jonas, we are able to deliver reliable and secure hosting solutions to new and exciting markets,” said Eric Mandel, president of BlackMesh. “We are looking forward to providing dedicated services that meet the specific needs of the construction industry.”

Jonas Hosted features include:

• 24 hour hardware and software support, 365 days a year.

• Access anytime and anywhere.

• Single vendor for hardware and software.

• No upfront hardware costs or maintenance costs.

• Fully managed secure solution.

For more information about Jonas Construction Software, visit

For more information about BlackMesh, visit

Publication date: 4/20/2016

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