Motorola Delivers Mobile Office Solution

New Enterprise Application Improves Business Efficiency of Smarter Employees

Feb 19, 2001, 00:00 ET from Motorola, Inc.

    CANNES, France, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- 3GSM World Congress -- The new
 Motorola Mobile Office Solution, launched today, extends the most important
 functionality of existing critical office applications, to mobile phone
     Motorola's Mobile Office Solution enables users to access their existing
 corporate Email, Calendars and Address books, direct from their handsets,
 allowing them to deal with urgent issues efficiently.
     The solution is easy to install, satisfies the security requirements of
 most modern enterprises and interfaces with many popular office applications.
 The solution enables greatest convenience and efficiency when used with a GPRS
 phone, such as the Motorola Timeport 260 phone, but it will work with any WAP
 and SMS enabled device.
     "Using the Motorola Mobile Office Solution users can continue to be
 effective when they are working out of the office," said Ed. Sadowski, senior
 director and general manager, Internet Software and Content Group, Motorola
 EMEA.  "The Solution is easy to use and install and offer's secure
 communications; it is a valuable tool for the enterprise and a great
 application for a service provider to offer their most valuable customers."
     The Motorola Mobile office Solution comprises a number of interchangeable
 components that can be installed according to the unique requirements of each
 individual enterprise:
     Secure WAP Gateway
     The WAP Gateway is scaleable, reliable and secure.  The gateway connects
 WAP phones via the internet to the enterprise intranet, supporting all Web
 servers and working with all WAP microbrowsers including those from Nokia,
 Ericsson and
     E-mail Connector
     Today, the E-mail Connector will connect directly with Microsoft Exchange,
 and all IMAP4 and POP3 e-mail servers.  Support of Lotus Notes is scheduled
 for a future release.  Access to the corporate address book for e-mail
 addresses and other contact details is also supported through the LDAP
     SMS Server
     Provides automatic notification of received Email (some variation may be
 seen by carrier network) according to the filtering options selected by the
 end user.
     Calendar Connector
     This Calendar Connector has a specially designed user interface to present
 calendar entries on the mobile screen in a an easy-to-read format, then
 letting the user navigate their calendar performing all tasks with a minimum
 of keystrokes.
     WAP Site Search Server
     The WAP Site Search Server saves incredible amounts of time by enabling
 users to simply enter a search word or phrase to search any WAP site such as
 wireless portals and corporate sites -- which could normally be a lengthy
 process without this search tool.
     Internet Newsgroup Connector
     This application allows users to, whether it be corporate or personal,
 exchange information amongst a community of users.
     The Motorola Mobile Office Solution can be integrated in all the most
 popular enterprise systems, including Microsoft Windows NT, Windows 2000, Sun
 Solaris, HP-UX and Linux.  The solution is available in 15 different
     About Motorola, Inc.
     Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:   MOT) is a global leader in providing integrated
 communications and embedded electronic solutions.  Sales in 2000 were
 $37.6 billion.  For more information about Motorola, visit the Web site at .
     Motorola's Applications Developer Global NETwork (MAGNET) supports
 application developers who want to work with Motorola products.  For more
 information about the MAGNET and its Regional Application Development Centre
 offerings, please visit the web site at .

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