ReadySyncGo! to Provide Free Synchronization Service to Business
Professionals and Travelers
(September 11, 2000) – Synchrologic, the leader in synchronizing Business
Data Anywhere, announced today ReadySyncGo!, a free personalized
synchronization service powered by the company's new ReadySyncGo! Enterprise
product. ReadySyncGo! highlights the company’s leadership position in
providing the essential synchronization platform required by enterprises for
managing mobile devices and enabling anywhere access to vital business data
and applications. This groundbreaking Web-based service is uniquely targeted
to the specific needs of business professionals and travelers. The free
service will be available in Q4 2000 with the enterprise edition released by
the end of the year.
ReadySyncGo! synchronization service keeps basic day-to-day information in
sync between a user’s handheld PDA, wireless web phone, and home or office
PC or laptop. Calendar, address
book, itinerary, to-do list, and other data is synchronized effortlessly
between devices. The same data
is also available from any internet-connected PC via a web-based
synchronization is fundamental to virtually all mobile computing form
factors,” said Jim Forbes, Executive Editor and Producer of DemoMobile.
“Synchrologic's ReadySyncGo! free Web service is the model we think
will win in this space. We've also been impressed by this company's track record in
mobile computing and its outstanding management team."
acts as a personal assistant -- providing valuable information based on
travel and appointments. For example, based on a calendar entry, ReadySyncGo!
will automatically generate driving directions from the airport to your
appointment. The full itinerary
for the trip, including hotel, air, and car reservations with confirmation
numbers will be synchronized and available on any device at any time, along
with the current weather and forecast. Personalized alerts, such as flight
delays and meeting reminders, are also pushed to select devices.
serves as a public showcase of our ReadySyncGo! Enterprise product which is
designed for companies to use for internal deployment behind the company’s
firewall," explains Bill Jones, Vice President of Product Management
and Marketing for Synchrologic. "ReadySyncGo!
complements our iMobile Suite mobile and wireless infrastructure product,
providing a compelling foundation for corporations’ mobile computing
strategies. ReadySyncGo! is
also ideal for organizations such as wireless communications providers
looking to enhance their customers' experience with value-added
Enterprise offers rapid deployment and a quick return for organizations
taking steps to make mobile users more productive, while leveraging their
investment in mobile technologies. ReadySyncGo!
complements Synchrologic's iMobile Suite, which provides a comprehensive
infrastructure platform for deploying enterprise applications to mobile and
is delivering the essential elements for a corporation’s mobile computing
strategy, and ReadySyncGo! provides a very compelling way for a corporation
to get started delivering real value to its business professionals using
mobile technologies,” explained J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., President & CEO
of Mobile Insights, a leading market research firm in Mt. View, CA.
“ReadySyncGo! is the type of service that enterprise IT professionals will
its initial release, ReadySyncGo! will synchronize PIM information between
Microsoft Outlook on multiple Windows-based PCs and laptops, and also with
Palm OS handhelds including the Palm VII or Handspring Visor.
The web-based application will work with Microsoft Explorer and
Netscape Navigator to provide anywhere access to data via the Internet.
ReadySyncGo! features full wireless phone support including the ability to
instantly access your full contact list and calendar from any wireless web
phone using Wireless Application Protocol (WAP).
Finally, wireless phones and pagers will benefit from personalized
alerts and messaging capabilities based on the Short Message Service (SMS).
To add the personalized content based on the user schedule, Synchrologic has partnered with MapQuest, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AOL, for driving directions and maps and with Accuweather for weather information. To streamline coordination of travel planning, Synchrologic has partnered with Worldspan, one of the world's leaders in providing global electronic distribution of travel information, Internet products and connectivity to travel agencies and corporations.
(www.readysyncgo.com) will be
available in Q4 2000 as a free service to business professionals and
travelers. ReadySyncGo! Enterprise will be available from Synchrologic by
the end of the year.
secure, Internet-based infrastructure solutions are ideal for supporting
mobile and wireless devices used by employees, customers, partners and
suppliers. Smart phones, Pocket PCs, Palm devices, PCs, e-mail pagers and
laptops all connect to central servers via wireline or wireless Internet,
dial-up or Local Area Network. Synchrologic's iMobile Suite server solution
manages the devices, keeping them updated with the latest application data,
e-mail, files and software. The
company's ReadySyncGo! Enterprise server keeps basic user data (such as
address book, calendar, to-do's, etc.) synchronized across multiple devices,
and also provides valuable, personalized content based on travel and
also offers ReadySyncGo! as a free public service through
Synchrologic's mobile and wireless technologies are licensed by corporate and OEM customers including Cisco, Hertz, Citicorp, 3M, JD Edwards, Nintendo and Vantive. For additional information, call 888-345-SYNC or (1) 770-754-5600, send e-mail to email@example.com, or visit http://www.synchrologic.com.
AccuNet(tm) service provides weather and other content to over 1000 Internet
sites including CNN, MSNBC.com, ABCnews.com, Snap!, EarthLink, The
Associated Press, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.
Additionally, AccuWeather's WeatherPager( service automatically transmits official National Weather Service severe weather warnings, watches and updates immediately to any alphanumeric pager.
Copyright 2000 Synchrologic, Inc. Synchrologic and iMobile Suite are trademarks of Synchrologic, Inc. Palm OS and Palm are registered trademarks of Palm Computing, Inc. Windows is registered trademark of Microsoft. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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