3/13/2003 - iAnywhere Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. (NYSE: SY), and Intel Corporation announced a strategic relationship to fuel the development of always available mobile enterprise applications that extend enterprise information to mobile workers regardless of network availability. As part of this relationship, iAnywhere Solutions has completed extensive product testing to optimize SQL Anywhere® Studio for deployment on Intel® CentrinoTM mobile technology-powered notebook computers. In addition, the companies will conduct joint sales and marketing programs to deliver database-powered mobile solutions to the financial services, field service, government and healthcare industries.
“We share a common vision with iAnywhere Solutions that workers can be equally productive in the office or on the road,” said Anand Chandrasekher, vice president and general manager of Intel’s Mobile Platforms Group. “Both our Intel Centrino mobile technology and the iAnywhere Solutions mobile database are targeted toward making mobile information access faster and more convenient, significant factors in fueling the adoption of mobile enterprise solutions.”
“Intel is a driving force in the computing industry, providing innovative solutions that address companies’ key challenges,” said Terry Stepien, president of iAnywhere Solutions. “The new Intel Centrino mobile technology meets the critical requirements of today’s mobile workers by enabling extended battery life, light-weight mobile computers and an integrated wireless LAN capability. We look forward to working with Intel to extend these benefits to database-powered mobile enterprise solutions.”
Always Available Access: Critical for Mobile Enterprise Computing
Always available access is the ability to work either online or offline, ensuring access to business-critical information regardless of network availability. This is a critical capability in the current wireless landscape, where cost, bandwidth, signal availability, and signal quality present significant issues. This always available access is essential for organizations to keep their mobile workers productive with the information they need, when they need it, while reducing costs associated with connection times. iAnywhere Solutions and Intel both view always available access as the cornerstone of mobile computing technology and will work together to drive new technology innovations that further this vision.
Intel, the world's largest chip maker, is also a leading manufacturer of computer, networking and communications products. Additional information about Intel is available at www.intel.com/pressroom.
iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. is the market-leading provider of mobile, remote, embedded and workgroup databases and mobile middleware solutions that enable anywhere, anytime access to enterprise information. There are more than seven million seats of iAnywhere SolutionsTM technology at work in over 10,000 customer sites worldwide. iAnywhere Solutions is a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. [NYSE:SY]. Visit www.ianywhere.com for more information.
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