SAGEM licenses EZOS EzWAP
EZOS supplies WAP browser software to the SAGEM WA3050, the Industry's First Dual-Band GSM/GPRS Phone-Enabled Pocket PCBRUSSELS, Belgium - February 13, 2000 - EZOS, a service provider active in the field of the mobile I.T. business, is proud to announce the successful adaptation of its platform-independent WAP micro browser to the SAGEM WA3050, the industrys first wireless Pocket PC with demonstrated GSM/GPRS technology. The SAGEM Pocket PC is equipped with dual-band GSM phone capabilities and is based on Microsofts Windows Powered Pocket PC platform.
As a provider of services and solutions for mobile technologies, EZOS is exploring innovative ways of working closely with equipment manufacturers. "Our aim is to encourage wider dissemination of WAP technology which is currently only available for a very limited number of devices. We want to throw wide open the doors into the WAP universe to any and every platform in order to provide access to, and facilitate the development of, services using this protocol", explains Jean-Claude Streel, Business Development Manager at EZOS.
The SAGEM WA 3050 combines the latest mobile technology from SAGEMs high-end mobile phones with Microsofts Windows Powered Pocket PC. SAGEMs Pocket PC offers a device with superior ergonomics and all of the features of a high-end mobile phone including a hands-free speaker phone, a vibrating alert, SMS, fax and WAP services. The SAGEM WA 3050 marks a milestone for mobile workers who need to gain access to their most important information while away from the office.
Last year, EZOS developed EzWAP 1.0, the first platform-independent WAP micro browser that enables a variety of computing systems to access the mobile Internet environment such as: mobile devices (Pocket PC, Handheld PC 2000, PC companions), embedded systems and PCs running Microsoft Windows 95/98, Windows NT, Windows 2000 or Windows CE. Thanks to its modular design, EzWAP can be integrated into virtually any appliance, regardless of its operating system and only requires a minimum amount of software adaptation to be made.
EZOS is a service provider active in the field of mobile and e-business providing companies with development, training and consulting services. EZOS specializes in the development and integration of mobile Internet and Internet business solutions into core back-office systems.
EZOS has built up its expertise from years of experience in various fields: back-office infrastructures since 1992; Internet development since 1996 and in WAP and mobile I.T. since as early as 1998. This unique combination of competence and experience means that m-business and e-business solutions are always built on solid technical foundations.
For more information on EZOS, or to download a demo of EzWAP, please visit http://www.ezos.com.
Jean-Claude Streel - [email protected]
Hervé Philippe - [email protected]
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