AU-SYSTEM SUPPLIES WAP BROWSER TO MOTOROLA
Stockholm, September 27, 2000 - AU-System, a leading Mobile Internet consultancy, has signed an agreement to deliver the AUS WAP Browser to Motorola, a global leader in providing integrated communications solutions and embedded electronic solutions. The browser will be used in Motorolas WAP phones for the Korean market.
We hold a strong position with suppliers of mobile phones for the Asian market, says Tomas Franzén, President and CEO of AU-System. The AUS WAP Browser has been well received by the market because of its built-in flexibility and the qualified consultancy services that we offer developers of WAP terminals.
Through the agreement with AU-System, Motorola gains access to a WAP browser compliant with the latest specifications from the WAP Forum. As well as providing the software, AU-System will give technical support to Motorola during the product development.
Christer Björk, Business Area Manager Tomas Franzén, President & CEO
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AU-System is a leading Mobile Internet consultancy. Through the subsidiary SandbergTrygg, the company also offers integrated services for marketing communications. Major clients include Ericsson, Telia, Scania, MeritaNordbanken and Singapore Telecom. AU-System was established in 1974 and currently employs more than 850 staff in offices in Sweden, Singapore, Thailand, the U.K. and the U.S. AU-System is listed on the O-List of the OM Stockholm Exchange, under the symbol AUS. For more information, please visit www.ausystem.com.
AU-System and WAP
AU-System is an active member in the WAP Forum and has participated in the development of the WAP browser used by Ericsson in its terminals. The company also has a distributors agreement with Ericsson, giving AU-System the right to licence the WAP browser to other suppliers of communication devices as the AUS WAP Browser. The browser is compliant with the latest specifications from the WAP Forum and the client list includes companies like Samsung, Compaq, Hyundai Electronics and LG Electronics. Apart from software licences, AU-System also offers consultancy services such as service development for mobile operators, solutions development, e.g. secure mobile banking and stock trading, and adaptation of the AUS WAP browser to various environments.