ARDIS


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ARDIS

(Advanced Radio Data Information Service) The first wireless data network in the U.S. It was formed in 1983 by Motorola and IBM to support IBM field service technicians. ARDIS was later spun off as a commercial venture and grew to cover more than 11,000 cities and towns in the U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. See DataTAC.
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The wireless coverage provided by the ARDIS network, plus American Mobile's experience in machine-to-machine monitoring, field services and email, all provide a value- added proposition for wirelessly enabling Unicenter TNG to support our clients as they move into mobile eBusiness ventures.
As a facilities-based service provider, ARDIS now operates its own telecommunications switching platform.
The ARDIS network provides utilities an economical, nationwide solution for retrieving energy consumption data without the cost of traditional phone lines, or building-out a dedicated network.
ARDIS is a provider of prepaid phone cards and other telecommunications products and services to a broad market.
The size and sophistication of the American Mobile ARDIS network will ensure broad availability and rapid delivery of critical financial information access to eLink customers throughout the country.
With American Mobile's ARDIS network in place as one of our wireless data network providers, we can offer field service companies an affordable and effective mobile information system," said Judy Johnson, Senior Vice President of Marketing.
TransData is extremely pleased to have the industry's first MV-90 - ARDIS compatible commercial - industrial revenue meter," said Trace Gleibs, TransData, Inc.
Primary communications have been switched from dial-up analog cellular to American Mobile ARDIS packet-data, with analog cellular as back-up.
In addition to offering the industry's best on-street and in-building coverage, the ARDIS network also provides customers with the fastest data transmission speeds of any two-way wireless packet data carrier.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- TransData announces that its MARK-V AMR DATA-PRO(SM) platform is the first electricity meter to integrate national, two-way wireless Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) technology completely under glass for communicating Billing Data, Load Profiles, Power Quality and Outage Notification Reports over American Mobile's ARDIS nationwide data network.
American Mobile is working with Toronto-based cStar Technologies to incorporate cStar's SkyGate(TM) gateway unit into each device which passes data over the ARDIS network to cStar's DirectGate(TM) gateway.
OTC Bulletin Board: USDI) announced today that its subsidiary, Skysite Communications Corporation, has signed a distribution agreement with American Mobile to expand their service offering to include ARDIS two-way wireless data services.