Tuesday, November 15, 2005

Nokia to Acquire Intellisync for Wireless Messaging Platforms

Nokia agreed to acquire Intellisync, a provider of platform-independent wireless messaging and applications for mobile devices, for approximately US$430 million (approximately EUR 368 million) in cash.

Intellisync delivers some of the largest deployments of wireless email over the widest array of devices and application platforms across carrier networks. The company's wireless messaging software allows for synchronization of data and files with high levels of accuracy and security across complex software applications. Intellisync was founded in 1993 and has approximately 450 employees.

Underscoring its commitment to be the leader in enterprise mobility, Nokia said its goal is to offer its customers the ability to connect practically any device to any data source, application, or network, empowering companies as they make mobility a defacto way of doing business. http://www.nokia.com

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