BEDMINSTER, NJ and SAN DIEGO — Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider, and Mobile DataComm, Inc. have entered into a new national distribution agreement enabling Mobile DataComm and its dealers to offer Verizon Wireless' award-winning BroadbandAccess and NationalAccess data services. Mobile DataComm, a leading distributor of wireless data products and services, has built a data-centric distribution channel comprised of system integrators, value-added resellers and application service providers that will enable Mobile DataComm and its distributors to activate and support Verizon Wireless BroadbandAccess customers nationwide.
Mobile DataComm is focused on wireless solutions that provide mobile professionals with remote access to critical information. Verizon Wireless' BroadbandAccess high-speed data service, based on EV-DO (Evolution-Data Optimized) technology, allows customers to surf the Internet, check email, or download files and attachments at typical speeds of 400 to 700 Kbps. NationalAccess, based on 1xRTT technology, delivers typical speeds of 60 to 80 Kbps and is available for customers traveling outside BroadbandAccess coverage areas. Both BroadbandAccess and NationalAccess support a wide variety of corporate applications and functionalities, including VPNs and behind the firewall connectivity.
"As an exclusive National Data Agent for Verizon Wireless, Mobile DataComm will enable a new class of data-centric Verizon Wireless dealers to deliver complete solutions including hardware, software, integration, and now wireless broadband connectivity to get their customers up and running nationwide," said Donald Ochoa, chairman and chief executive officer of Mobile DataComm.
"We are pleased to announce Mobile DataComm as an exclusive National Data Agent for Verizon Wireless," said John Colauiti, vice president of national distribution for Verizon Wireless. "With Mobile DataComm's experience and unique understanding of mobile customers, we expect Mobile DataComm to expand distribution of BroadbandAccess to new market segments."
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 45.5 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
About Mobile DataComm, Inc.
Mobile DataComm is the nation's premier National Data Agent for Verizon Wireless. Based in San Diego, CA, Mobile DataComm is building a nation-wide, data-centric distribution channel consisting of integrators, VARs, and Application Service Providers exclusively for Verizon Wireless. For more information about Mobile DataComm, or to inquire about becoming a Verizon Wireless Agent, please visit Mobile DataComm on the Web at www.mobiledatacomm.com or call (858) 391-2950 x3.