Palm to Outsource Wireless E-mail to USA.NET

USA.NET, a global eMessaging service provider and Palm, Inc. have just announced that Palm will use USA.NET technology to support the Palm.Net wireless service infrastructure. USA.NET will provide hosting of wireless e-mail transactions to and from the Palm.Net service for users of Palm VII series handhelds.

"At Palm, we are squarely focused on offering our customers an exciting assortment of wireless content and application choices, of which email is key," said Barry Cottle, chief operating officer for Content and Access at Palm, Inc. "Tapping USA.NET's secure and reliable messaging infrastructure provides us a base from which we can expand our world-class email solutions for wireless customers."

USA.NET delivers e-mail and advanced messaging services to more than 3,000 businesses -- including American Express, United Airlines, Hewlett-Packard and Mail Boxes Etc. -- and manages more than 15 million mailboxes worldwide.

More information on Palm's e-mail offerings is available on the Palm.Net site.

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I.M. Anonymous @ 2/12/2001 11:23:16 AM #
does this improve the odds of getting wireless Palm access in Canada?



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