Empower Software joins OpenTech
Alliance Partner Program
INSOMNIAC Self-Service Kiosk Available for
Storage Commander Facilities
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – December 18, 2003 – OpenTech
Alliance, Inc. announced today that Empower Software Technologies,
LLC, has joined its Alliance Partner Program. Developers from both
companies are working together to ensure all of the latest features
found in Empower’s Storage Commander™ can be leveraged
through INSOMNIAC™, the self-service kiosk for self-storage
“Many facility managers know and love Storage Commander,”
said Curtis Sojka, Vice President of Marketing for OpenTech. “We’ve
combined forces with Empower to extend its rental and payment functionality
into INSOMNIAC’s kiosk form. Now it’s just like having
a manager on staff 24-hours a day to help customers.”
“Kiosks turn walk-ups into effortless rentals,” said
Thomas V. Smith, Managing Director of Empower. “We’re
excited to team with OpenTech to offer a powerful kiosk solution
that leverages the great features built into Storage Commander.
INSOMNIAC even captures a snapshot and fingerprint of each new tenant,
placing them into Storage Commander so managers can review them
Storage Commander is one of the industry’s leading management
software solutions. It provides an innovative, interactive site
map, full management capabilities, universal gate control, and numerous
easy-to-read reports. The software also has many customizable options
including a photo ID kit, check and card reader, and market analyzer.
INSOMNIAC is an integrated self-service solution (similar to an
ATM for a bank) designed specifically for the self-storage industry.
The system allows tenants to rent a unit, make a payment, update
their account information, schedule a move out, purchase tenant
insurance, view a video presentation about the facility and much
To learn more about how INSOMNIAC and Storage Commander can help
your facility, please contact Empower Software at (877) 672-6257.
About Empower Software Technology, LLC
Empower Software Technology, LLC is located in Sun City, California.
The company is a leader in developing management software for the
self-storage industry. For more information, please call (877) 672-6257
or visit www.storagecommander.com.
About OpenTech Alliance, Inc.
OpenTech Alliance, Inc. has developed a vendor neutral, self-service
kiosk that improves customer service, reduces operating costs and
increases revenue for self-storage facilities. For more information
on OpenTech, please visit www.opentechalliance.com or call (602) 749-9370.
Thomas V. Smith
Empower Software Technologies, LLC
OpenTech Alliance, Inc.
(602) 749-9370 x118
NOTE TO EDITORS: OpenTech Alliance, the OpenTech logo and INSOMNIAC
are trademarks of OpenTech Alliance, Inc. Other company and product
names may be trademarks of their respective owners. INSOMNIAC is
protected by U.S. Patent # 5,946,660.