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WAP Demo Walking Tour at CTIA WIRELESS '99

 The Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) Forum cordially invites media and analysts to attend a booth-to-booth walking tour on the show floor of CTIA WIRELESS '99 to see the latest WAP demos and hear about WAP product rollout plans from top companies in the wireless industry.

 WHEN: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 8

Tour Schedule/Approximate Times:

    • 1:30 - 1:45 p.m. Motorola Demo at Booth Number #2523
    • 1:45 - 2 p.m. Unwired Planet (now Phone.com) (now Phone.com) Demo at Lucent Booth Number #3247
    • 2 - 2:15 p.m. Spyglass Demo at Lucent Booth Number #3247
    • 2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Comverse Network Systems Demo at Booth #3815
    • 2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Nokia Demo at Booth #4531
    • 2:45 - 3 p.m. Ericsson Demo at Booth #5247
    • 3 - 3:15 p.m. Logica Aldiscon/APiON Demo at Booth #5083

TOUR

GUIDES: Chuck Parrish, board chairman of the WAP Forum and executive vice president of Unwired Planet (now Phone.com)

Haroon Alvi, director of business development, Nokia

WHY: The tour will offer media and analysts a chance to interview executives of manufacturers, software vendors and other companies about the forthcoming generation of WAP-enabled products and services. During the tour, the WAP Forum will also discuss the WAP roadmap for enabling Internet communications and advanced telephony services on all wireless networks and devices in 1999 and beyond.

MEDIA

CONTACT: Vince Butler, BSMG Worldwide

(972) 830-2879 office

[email protected]

Motorola Booth #2523

  • Unwired Planet (now Phone.com) WAP demo includes wireless Internet browser over CDMA network on mobile phones with information services and applications such as stocks, news, and teleservices.

 Lucent Technologies Booth #3247

  • Spyglass WAP demo will demonstrate using Spyglass Prism for the conversion of HTML content into WML format for support of WAP compliant devices.
  • Unwired Planet (now Phone.com) WAP demo includes wireless Internet browser over CDMA network on mobile phones with information services and applications such as stocks, news, and teleservices.

 Comverse Network Systems Booth #3815

  • Wireless unified messaging that utilizes a WAP browser to show integrated (voice, fax, E-mail) mailbox inventory by sender ID (lists E-mail messages by sender E-mail address, voice mail messages by CLI, etc.), provides intelligent notification, allows the user to read E-mails on the handset display and other features and functions that take advantage of the WAP browser's visual UI.
  • The demo also includes provisioning of enhanced services allowing the user to provision various value added services using the visual interface and soft keys (i.e. change password, etc.)

 Nokia Booth #4531

  • Nokia will have one workstation focused on showing WAP.
  • Nokia is showing an interactive presentation as well as their WAP SDK demo that simulates WAP services. Some of the applications and services will include CNN content and weather content from Weatherlabs.

 Ericsson Booth #5347

  • WAP Gateway.

 Logica Aldiscon Booth #5083

  • WAP Gateway.


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