Wireless Solutions - launches 11Mbit WLAN in Atlanta

Wireless Solutions - launches 11Mbit WLAN in Atlanta Today at the Networld&Interop Exhibition Wireless Solutions Sweden AB, a business area within the Allgon-group, announced the new 11Mbit/s Wireless-LAN product family for OEM manufactures. The product line includes PC-Card, Access Point, USB Adapter, Printer Adapter, and Wireless Web-Camera, based on the IEEE 802.11b standard. "Our main focus in developing this family has been to make an entire office environment wireless, not only the portable PC, but all devices you normally find in an office. By using our USB Adapter the desktop computer can easily be connected to a wireless infrastructure by the end user without having a skilled technician to do an installation, says Pär Bergsten, President of Wireless Solutions Sweden AB. " The Printer Adapter and the Wireless Web-Camera are unique products for us where our engineering expertise have integrated the hardware and software into a cost-effective small package", he continues. The products will be shipped to OEM customers in Europe and the US in October. The launch of the above mentioned products will take place at the Networld&Interop Exhibition where Wireless Solutions Sweden AB is participating together with WECA, the Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance. Facts: Wireless Solutions Sweden AB (WSS), a business area within the Allgon- group, which has its head office in Stockholm, develops products and systems for wireless communication. The company works with a broad technology base such as, W-LAN, Telemetry, GSM, GPRS/EDGE and Bluetooth. WSS is able to offer complete W-LAN and Bluetooth product families for offices and homes. WSS is offering products to large OEM companies which have marketing and distribution channels. The market for these is particularly industry, offices, work locations and private homes but also markets such as inventory-handling, alarms, healthcare and finance. The market for wireless solutions is as large as the number of cables currently attached to all computers, telephones and hands-free sets in the world. The company was formed in 1997 and more information can be found on: www.wireless.se Allgon's business concept is to develop, manufacture and market radio- based solutions and other products for wireless telephony and data communications. Allgon's product range consists of antenna systems for infrastructure in mobile telephone networks; filters, combiners and similar products for base stations; repeater networks; microwave equipment; mobile telephone antennas; wireless local networks and Bluetooth products. Allgon's invoiced sales amounted to SEK 2,136 million in 1999. The number of employees at the end of 1999 amounted to 1,249. Allgon was founded in 1946. More information can be found on : www.allgon.se For further information, please contact: Pär Bergsten Telephone: +46 8-733 76 22 President, Wireless Solutions Sweden AB E-mail: par.bergsten@wireless.se Per Forsberg Telephone: +46 8-733 76 48 Vice President Marketing and Sales, E- mail:per.forsberg@wireless.se Wireless Solutions Sweden AB ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/09/26/20000926BIT00780/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/09/26/20000926BIT00780/bit0002.pdf