|Portal Software outlines Wireless Strategy|
Posted: 06-Dec-1999 [Source: BusinessWire]
[Portal Software today announced that it has defined a strategic plan to target the emerging data-over-wireless market.]
CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Portal Software Inc. (Nasdaq:PRSF), a leading provider of business infrastructure software for Internet and next-generation communications services, today announced that it has d
efined a strategic plan to target the emerging data-over-wireless market.
Portal intends to enable wireless carriers and data service providers to build business infrastructure that supports a new class of mobile Internet services by: continuing to exp
and product functionality specific to the wireless Internet environment with ongoing technology enhancements; establishing key alliance partnerships with wireless application tec
hnology vendors and systems integrators; actively participating in standards organizations to ensure product interoperability and aggressively targeting strategic accounts to gai
n market share.
"Internet access from any place at any time is an exciting concept that is fast becoming a reality," said John Little, founder and chief executive officer at Portal Software. "Th
e possibilities for wireless Internet applications are unlimited, but deploying and managing these new types of services is a big challenge facing wireless carriers. Portal is co
mmitted to the data-over-wireless market and providing technology that will enable its rapid growth."
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