TITLE

Backup: Keeping Data Safe

AUTHOR(S)
Rush, Susan
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Wireless Week;5/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the development of backup data transfer solutions that do not require a desktop to save contacts and other relevant data from a cellular telephone. Advanced Wireless Solutions developed Backup-Pal, a carrier independent solution that does not require a computer to grab, store and transfer contacts. CellStik does not require a personal computer to backup data because it is equipped with a connector to allow data transfer. Susteen developed myDataPilot which is a kit that allows contacts from Bluetooth capable mobile telephones to be backed up on a computer wirelessly.
ACCESSION #
20838307

 

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