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LPG Innovations extends Intranet services to mobile devices

LPG Mobile Communication Center enables faxing and viewing attachments with a mobile phone

Finnish mobile software company LPG Innovations today unveiled a new product, LPG Mobile Communication Center (MCC), targeted at operators, service providers and enterprises, enabling them to offer their customers or personnel mobile access to Intranet services such as e-mails, calendars and directories with their wireless devices. The product will be sold to companies through channel partners and directly to service providers and operators for application service provision purposes.

LPG Mobile Communication Center is built on technologies introduced in LPG WAPoffice. It allows access to Intranet services through mobile devices with a web browser, such as mobile phones and PDAs. LPG Mobile Communication Center offers improved user interface and data security along with a wide range of new functions including: SMS features, a fax option pack, a personal link list and attachment handling. It is available in eight language versions.

LPG has developed separate versions of Mobile Communication Center for companies and for service providers and operators who can offer the new product as a hosted service for their own customers. LPG Mobile Communication Center can be tailored according to operators needs and for enterprise purposes it will be available as an out-of-the-box product that is easy to install and manage.

LPG Innovations offers Mobile Communication Center as a tailored mobile solution for operators and service providers, this allows LPG to take into account the special needs of its customers. New functions make it easier for service providers to respond to their customers needs in a fast changing business environment and in enterprise use it increases customer satisfaction as well as effectiveness inside the company. LPG Mobile Communication Center is the successor to WAPoffice and it represents the fourth generation of commercially tested products, says Mika Leppäkoski, product marketing manager, LPG Innovations.

LPG Innovations (http://www.lpginnovations.com), founded in 1994, is one of the mobile Internets early pioneers. The company provides service level enhancing solutions for corporations, operators and service providers. LPG Innovations focuses on transforming new technologies to highly scalable solutions with open interfaces and inbuilt fault tolerance. LPG Innovations customers include mobile operators (Sonofon), b-to-b service providers (End2End, LCI Mobile), and large corporations (BMW, Ericsson Finland). LPG Innovations partners include Hewlett-Packard, Cap Gemini Ernst Young, and Oracle. The company is owned by employees and the venture capital companies Softbank Europe Ventures and CapMan Capital Management. Currently, LPG Innovations employs 120 people in three Finnish development centers and branch offices in UK and Germany.

For further information, please contact:

Esa Aho, Senior Vice President, Marketing, LPG Innovations Oy
tel. +358 30 6006 341, mobile +358 40 758 6362
[email protected]

Mika Leppäkoski, Product Marketing Manager, LPG Innovations Oy
tel. +358 40-5260303
[email protected]

Lis Walton Pirate Communications tel: +44 20 7337 6729 [email protected]