EMBARC


Also found in: Acronyms.

EMBARC

(EMBARC Communications Service, Boynton Beach, FL) A Motorola subsidiary that provided wireless broadcasting of mail and news to mobile computers that have a Motorola NewStream, SkyTel SkyStream, PCMCIA NewsCard or similar receiver. Using a 930-931 MHz channel licensed to Motorola, EMBARC stood for Electronic Mail Broadcast to a Roaming Computer.
References in periodicals archive ?
We feel especially proud to know that our hard work has been recognized through our selection as a finalist for this prestigious award," said Joanne Webb, quality manager at Motorola's EMBARC.
The fifth annual competition, sponsored by the Rochester Institute of Technology and USA Today, received 221 nominations from companies nationwide before Motorola's EMBARC was named as a finalist.
This major expansion of the EMBARC network through the ProNet transaction will offer better coverage to the marketplace for EMBARC's customers in line with ProNet's current position.
Motorola EMBARC packages and resells distinctive branded information services to the wireless industry.
Our initial market tests have already shown a huge interest in these wireless signs," said Steve Spiro, general manager of Motorola EMBARC.
As a further expansion to the alliance announced earlier in the year with ESPN, EMBARC will also be providing ESPN and SportsTicker sports information via the The Know-It-All sign.
EMBARC is currently developing relationships with a variety of radio common carriers and will serve as the master reseller of the CNBC content to those carriers, both in the United States and internationally.
With EMBARC, users of the Sharp PT-9000 can receive multi-page text messages, electronic mail, database updates, and a range of information services from USA Today, Reuters and INDIVIDUAL, Inc.
We expect the EMBARC service in combination with the PT-9000 to broaden the appeal of mobile computing to reach beyond the traditional traveling executive to an even greater range of users," said Brad Davis, director of strategic marketing for EMBARC Communication Services, Inc.
Many industry leaders are recognizing the benefits of paging technology's one-way, one-to-many broadcast capabilities and the efficiencies EMBARC can offer to their customers," said Steve Brendle, vice president, general manager of EMBARC.
NYSE: MOT), today announced the availability of its EMBARC Communication Services with three new personal digital assistants.
The workshop will cover applications used with Motorola's EMBARC wireless messaging network and focus on wireless database updates.