Norwood Systems to demonstrate PDA synchronisation over Bluetooth and mobile phone connectivity at the Bluetooth Develop

Norwood Systems to demonstrate PDA synchronisation over Bluetoothtm and mobile phone connectivity at the Bluetooth Developers' Conference 11th - 13th December 2001 Booth 419 Bluetooth Developers' Conference, San Francisco, USA and Richmond-upon- Thames, UK - 11th December 2001 - Norwood Systems, developer of office networks for the wireless generation, is demonstrating EnterpriseMobilitytm, the company's wireless office solution. The demonstration will show how EnterpriseMobility now integrates both voice and data communication over a Bluetooth network. Norwood Systems will demonstrate EnterpriseMobility's data capabilities by showing PDA wireless synchronisation. This is the first time that this will have been shown at a public forum. Employees using EnterpriseMobility will now be able to synchronise their calendar, email, contacts and any other application used in Microsoft Outlook, between their PDA and their corporate server through a Bluetooth wireless connection. The demonstration also integrates the Ericsson R520 mobile phone with EnterpriseMobility. This is the first time that a GPRS phone with an embedded Bluetooth chip has been seen working with Norwood Systems' wireless office network solution. Norwood Systems' EnterpriseMobility is the first combined Bluetooth voice and data software suite available to enterprises to enable their employees to connect wirelessly to their corporate network. Employees using EnterpriseMobility are therefore much more mobile and contactable, can speak to colleagues, customers and business partners and access corporate resources without being tied to their desks. "These new developments to EnterpriseMobility are significant milestones as we progress towards commercial availability," comments Paul Østergaard, Chairman and CEO of Norwood Systems. "Being able to use mobile phones over Bluetooth or synchronise data wirelessly are key business drivers for using EnterpriseMobility. We look forward to demonstrating these product enhancements at the Bluetooth Developers' Conference." NOTES TO EDITORS: About Norwood Systems Norwood Systems was founded in January 2000 to become the market leader in Bluetooth based wireless office networks for voice and data. The company's current product set, EnterpriseMobility, delivers an office network for the wireless generation. It offers an enterprise-class communications platform that lets Bluetooth devices integrate seamlessly with existing office voice and data communication networks. Norwood Systems is working with a number of global partners, committed to participating in Norwood Systems' beta trial programme. Norwood Systems' EnterpriseMobility was a Grand Prize Winner of the COMNET 2001 Most Innovative New Product Award, a reflection of the opinions of the attendees of the Conference and Expo. EnterpriseMobility was also chosen as the winner in the Wireless category. ·At the recent Bluetooth Industry Congress in Monte Carlo EnterpriseMobility was recognised as the Best Business Product. ·Time Magazine Europe listed Norwood Systems as one of Europe's hottest 30 tech companies. ·Norwood Systems is an Associate Member of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG), and a member of the PAN working group of the SIG. Norwood Systems currently has over 40 employees located in two offices in Richmond-upon-Thames, UK, and Perth, Western Australia. ·Norwood Systems was awarded Strongest Potential for Business Expansion amongst European and Israeli pre-IPO companies at the London Stock Exchange and Euronext sponsored goPublicIT event, in December 2001. More information can be obtained by calling +44 208 334 8065 or at Norwood Systems photography High Resolution images from Norwood Systems can be downloaded free of charge by the media from the Newscast Website: EnterpriseMobility and InstantCoverage are registered trademarks of Norwood Systems. All other trademarks or registered trademarks belong to their respective companies. For further information: Europe For Norwood Systems For Financial Dynamics Karen Worrall Edward Taylor Tel: +44 20 8334 8065 Tel: +44 20 7269 7295 e-mail: e-mail: About Bluetooth The Bluetoothtm wireless technology is set to revolutionise the personal connectivity market by providing freedom from wired connections. It is a specification for a small-form factor, low-cost radio solution providing links between mobile computers, mobile phones and other portable handheld devices, and connectivity to the Internet. The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG), comprised of leaders in the telecommunications, computing, and network industries, is driving development of the technology and bringing it to market. The Bluetooth SIG includes promoter companies 3Com, Ericsson, IBM, Intel, Agere Systems, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia and Toshiba, and 2,491 Adopter/Associate member companies. For more information on Bluetooth, please visit its web site at The Bluetooth trademarks are owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., U.S.A. ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker The following files are available for download: