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Infovention joins the WAP Forum

11 November 1999Infovention is a Swedish Internet- and IT-consultant company that has become known for advanced Internet solutions, among other things the development of Swedish Förenings-Sparbanken's Internetbank. Infovention has now joined the WAP Forum. Infovention works with a number of large clients with Internet based business solutions and now sees great opportunities to also develop the new mobile phone based solutions.

The Swedish Internet- and IT-consultant company Infovention has joined the WAP Forum. WAP Forum is the global association that has developed the world leading WAP standard for wireless Internet access and advanced telephony services for mobile phones and other wireless terminals. WAP Forum has today more than 200 members over the world and includes companies such as Ericsson, Nokia, Motorola and Microsoft. The primary goal of the WAP Forum is to gather companies from all business segments within the wireless industry to develop the technology and to promote the growth of the wireless market. For further information about the WAP Forum, refer to www.wapforum.org.

It is a part of our business strategy to have strong competence within the new technologies, to be able to develop the most efficient business solutions for our clients. We want to be a part of the WAP Forum in order to closely follow the technology developments also within this area, says Andreas Bergsten, Marketing Director at Infovention.

The Scandinavian market is advanced as far as mobile phone use as well as Internet use. There will be a dramatically increased demand for mobile phone based business solutions here as the technology matures and the number of WAP terminals increases. Infovention has managed, and is managing, important and business critical Internet projects for a number of large clients. We see great opportunities to help our clients to develop also the new wireless solutions.

For further information:

Andreas Bergsten, Marketing Director Infovention
Telephone: +46-8-441 57 43
Mobile phone: +46-708-34 39 45
E-mail: [email protected]

Infovention is a Swedish Internet- and IT-consultant company that was started in 1997. Infovention primarily works with business solutions based on Internet and other new technologies. The company works with all parts of the solution process, including strategy development, process and organisational change activities, system development, implementation and roll out. Infovention has a very strong competence in managing larger projects, where also advanced integration of underlying systems is critical. The projects are often carried out at predetermined fixed prices with fixed delivery dates. One of the historical projects that has attracted most attention is the development of Swedish FöreningsSparbanken's Internetbank, that in IBM's and Interbrand's global analysis of Internetbanks in june-99 was ranked as the best in Europe.