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Condat Joins WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) Forum

Condat AG - The M-Business™ Company provides WAP Infrastructure Solutions

Berlin, September 21, 2000 - Condat AG announced its membership in the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) Forum, an industry association that has been developing a worldwide specification enabling access to Internet-based services via wireless devices. Maintaining its involvement in developing existing and future standards, Condat emphasised its support for the Wireless Application Protocol.
The WAP Forum and Condat have a common goal - to empower users of mobile devices to access and interact with all kind of information and applications, says Dimitrios J. Karadimas, Business Unit Manager for Wireless Applications.

WAP enabling Wireless Internet
Dimitrios Karadimas explains, Condat as a wireless Internet enabler is active in providing wireless Internet infrastructure products which incorporate leading edge wireless technology like WAP. One of these product lines is Skyware, which allows access to any information sources using mobile devices - cellular phone, PDA, Pager etc. As a wireless middleware platform Skyware accesses data of different formats personalized for individual user profiles, compiles them and converts them into the proper format of the mobile device. Moreover the Skyware processes the relevant information and optimizes it in accordance with the personal needs of the user (customization), the location of the user (localization) and the technical capabilities of the respective mobile device.
In addition Condat provides turnkey mobile solutions e.g. mobile portal services like Campus-Mobil, a special portal for universities.

About Condat AG
As one of the first companies to concentrate on the M-Business market (mobile business), Condat combines its technology know-how in mobile communications, Internet and IT with in-depth knowledge of its users business processes. This enables Condat to create new applications for mobile business communications. The high-technology enterprise offers innovative software for mobile communications (GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, etc.) and modern system architectures that enable the integration of mobile components into its corporate customers existing information and communications systems.
Founded in 1979, Condat AG has its headquarters in Berlin. Condat A/S in Aalborg, Denmark, a 100% subsidiary of Condat AG, is designing and developing communication software for the 3. generation of mobile devices with UMTS (Universal Mobile Telephone System).
For further and additional information about Condat, please visit www.condat.de .

About the WAP Forum
The WAP Forum is the industry association that is responsible for developing and fostering the growth of the Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) an open, global standard that allows mobile users of wireless hand-held devices to easily and instantly access and interact with the Internet. The WAP Forum is comprised of more than 500 members, representing 95 percent of the handsets sold worldwide and more than 200 million global subscribers. Members include worldwide handset manufacturers, carriers, infrastructure providers, software developers and other wireless solution providers. For more information about WAP Forum, including a current listing of its members, visit www.wapforum.org