DATALINK.NET JOINS WIRELESS APPLICATION PROTOCOL FORUM
San Jose, Calif., March 1, 2000 Datalink.net (AMEX:DLK) a Wireless Application Service Provider (w-ASP) with patented technology, and a leader in Web-to-Wireless convergence since 1994, today announced its membership in the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) Forum.
WAP is the leading standard for wireless information and telephony services on digital mobile phones and other wireless information devices. Datalink.net currently provides wireless solutions utilizing its XpressLink Application Server as well as its newly introduced WAP product, Net-2-GO. The Company provides complete wireless solutions independent of device, carrier, and operating systems. As a member of the WAP Forum, Datalink.net joins the more than 125 wireless industrys leading companies in their efforts to ensure product interoperability and continued growth of the wireless market.
Datalink.nets development of WAP enabled products along with our membership in the WAP Forum demonstrates our commitment to providing complete wireless solutions on any platform, said Anthony LaPine, Chairman and CEO of Datalink.net. With Datalink.nets broad range of technology and flexibility in providing solutions on any platform, now including WAP, our customers can take advantage of the latest innovations in wireless technology.
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) is an open global standard for communication between digital mobile handsets and devices and the Internet or other value-added service. WAP-based technology enables the design of advanced, interactive and real-time mobile services, such as mobile banking and electronic commerce. The WAP specification enables solutions from various suppliers to work consistently for end-users on the digital networks. For more information about WAP, see www.wapforum.org.
Datalink.net -- Where the Web Meets Wireless
Datalink.net has developed and markets a suite of products and services for both the B2C (business to consumer) and B2B (business to business) markets. The B2B Group extends Internet franchises to the wireless world through the companys patented Xpresslink Application Server, while the B2C Group provides custom tailored information to the wireless user. Datalink.net is rated the number one service of its kind by SmartMoney magazine. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Silicon Valley. The corporate web site can be located at http://www.datalink.net. For B2B capabilities, contact Corporate Sales at 408-367-1707 or the B2B e-commerce Web site at http://www.net2wireless.com.
This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements and assumptions upon which forward-looking statements are based are reasonable it can give no assurance that such expectations and assumptions will prove to have been correct.