EMBARC


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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.
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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.
Motorola's EMBARC packages and resells distinctive branded information services to the wireless industry.
Motorola's intent was to develop and nurture the technologies employed by the EMBARC network.
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.
We believe that the availability of information over paging services will fuel the continued growth of paging versus other wireless technologies in the increasingly competitive wireless industry," said Brad Davis, director of marketing at Motorola EMBARC.
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.
In addition, Motorola's EMBARC wireless network division recently announced a joint marketing program for the promotion of the DataBoss software product, which will continue after the acquisition.