Xircom Introduces GPRS Wireless Technology for Embedded Applications Friday 26 January 2001 PDF Print Enables Developers World-wide to Quickly and Easily Customise a Wide Array of Data and Voice Applications London, 26th January, 2001 - Xircom Europe (Nasdaq: XIRC), the leading provider of mobile information access solutions, announced the introduction of its low-cost GSM/GPRS solution for embedding wireless data communications directly into next generation products for end-user and vertical markets. The new core radio solution supports complete voice and data capabilities with the ability to customise the engine to customers’ diverse needs. In addition to GSM/GPRS functionality, Xircom’s world-wide support team offers type approval facilities and development platforms that enable customers to accelerate the time to market for new products. "We realise that a range of companies with diverse needs will require wireless GPRS solutions and we have developed our product accordingly," says Loren Anderson, Director of Wide-Area Wireless Integration Products for Xircom. "Whether an engineer wants to embed wireless capabilities into the latest Internet appliance, vending machine or telematics application, Xircom will provide the necessary functionality and tools, including type approval facilities, to ensure success." In addition to its embedded GSM/GPRS radio solution, Xircom offers Redhawk, a development platform for embedding and/or integrating Xircom wireless solutions, and EagleÔ, a self-contained and fully type approved GSM radio module for integration into products. In support of its wireless integration customers and products, Xircom has formed a fully dedicated organisation that includes sales and marketing, engineering and technical support. About Xircom, Inc. For over a decade mobile professionals around the world have relied on Xircom for access to their information anytime, anywhere. Xircom designs and develops innovative solutions that connect mobile users world-wide to corporate networks, the Internet, Intranets and other online resources. Xircom sells and supports its products in over 100 countries through distributors, resellers, electronic channels and global OEM partnerships. Headquartered in Thousand Oaks, Calif., with regional headquarters in Belgium, Japan and Singapore, Xircom has 1,900 employees world-wide and trailing four-quarter revenue of $496 million. Please visit http://www.xircom.com for more information. Xircom press contacts: PR Consultants Bluegrass Communications Nick Barrance, Emma Gurd Tel: 01264 323141 Fax: 01264 323251 email@example.com Press & Analyst Contact Xircom UK Ltd Jackie Parton Tel: 01256 345607 Fax: 01256 332553 firstname.lastname@example.org For Sales information General enquiry’s number: 01256 332552 International toll free number: 00800 7070 6060 E-mail: email@example.com Website: http://www.xircom.com This news release contains or may contain certain forward-looking statements based on current expectations that involve a number of risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially. These risks and uncertainties may include without limitation conditions in the capital markets, the timing, market acceptance and success of Xircom, and the growth rate(s) of applicable product markets. Xircom is a registered trademark of Xircom, Inc. Other company or product names have been used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Xircom is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, Calif., and has regional headquarter offices in Antwerp, Belgium, Tokyo, Japan and Singapore. US Sales: (800) 438-4526. Telephone: (805) 376-9300 Fax: (805) 376-9311. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Bluegrass Marketing Communications in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.