Microsoft Targets Enterprise

Smith, Brad
October 2001
Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p3
Trade Publication
Presents updates on the wireless communications technologies of Microsoft Corp. as of October 2001. Features of Microsoft Mobile Information Server; Partnership of the company with wireless infrastructure provider MobileSys Inc.; Design and objective of management information systems launched by Microsoft.


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