SOFTWARE AG TEAMS UP WITH MOBILE INTERNET SPECIALIST Wednesday 28 March 2001 PDF Print Tamino Database To Star In 24X Limited’s MTasker Solution For Mobile And Disparate Workforces Bracknell, UK, 28 March 2001 – Software AG, Europe’s largest systems software company has today announced it has signed up with 24X Limited. 24X is a software house specialising in the area of mobile Internet and Digital TV technology, and Software AG now has access to a UK Centre of Excellence for XML-based WAP and Digital TV software solutions. “By partnering with Software AG we are offering enterprises truly effective mobile Internet and Digital TV solutions,” says Kevin Strong, Managing Director, 24X. “We have strategic relationships with many of the major players in the Internet and mobile Internet space including Nokia, manufacturers of the market leading WAP server software, and we are delighted to have initiated this relationship with Software AG.” 24X’s Mtasker product incorporates XML and integrates Software AG’s Tamino database to provide mobile access applications for companies with a disparate workforce, such as the construction and logistics industries. Strong continues, “The flexibility and scalability of both our companies’ products enables us to offer savings in terms of costs and time. Communicating directly with offsite workers can save several days in reporting times.” “Giving mobile users access to business critical information is key to staying competitive in today’s marketplace,” says Geoff Cooke, General Manager, Sales and Marketing for Software AG in the UK. “Together, Software AG and 24X offer complete mobile solutions that include best-of-breed management tools and pioneering mobile Internet and Digital TV technologies, and the products in the Tamino platform are the driving force behind this.“ This association with 24X reflects Software AG’s recent move towards being a partner-centric company. 24X will source Tamino from InterQuad Systems, a leading UK distributor for emerging technologies, including Software AG’s Tamino Platform range of products. About Software AG Software AG, Darmstadt, Germany, is Europe’s largest system software provider and a major global player offering cutting edge technology for data management and electronic business. Since 1998 the company has focused its development activities on XML products for the Internet. With some 3,500 employees and representatives in over 70 countries, Software AG expects revenues to exceed euros 600 million in 2001. Its distribution and technology partners include market leaders such as IBM, Microsoft and SCO as well as innovative IT solutions providers like Extensibility, Softquad and Sequoia. Software AG’s products control the central IT processes of thousands of renowned companies worldwide. Some examples of these are Lufthansa, British Sky Broadcasting, ZDF, Dresdner Bank AG, Swiss Post, DaimlerChrysler, Deutsche Bahn AG (German Rail), BP and VIAG Interkom. Software AG is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (MDAX, Security identification number 724264 / SOWGn.F). Software AG’s UK offices are located in Bracknell and Derby. More information at www.softwareag.co.uk About 24X 24X, Worthing, UK is a recently formed software house specialising in Mobile Internet and Digital TV solutions. In addition to bespoke development for organisations they have core products (Rock Technology) which enables organisations to target any WAP phone, PDA or Digital TV knowing that Rock will provide the best presentation on that device automatically. 24X already have strategic relationships with major companies including Nokia, Sky and BT. Their range of services include; WAP, GPRS, 3G, Digital TV, Bluetooth and SMS. 24X have the in house expertise, commercial and business experience coupled with effective project management and access to leading technologies to ensure projects are delivered on time, to budget. More information at www.24x.com For more information on Software AG, please contact: Julia Davis Marketing Manager Software AG Tel: 01344 403 800 Paul Wooding/Tamsin Keynton MCC International Tel: +44 (0)1962 888100 Fax: +44 (0)1962 888125 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of MCC International Ltd in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.