Wavelink Enters Strategic Alliance with Best-in-class Voice Solutions Provider Vangard Voice Systems

Partnership Extends Wavelink Voice Solutions Across the Enterprise.

MIDVALE, UTAH — Wavelink® Corporation today announced a strategic partnership with Vangard Voice Systems, a leader in mobile voice technology. The agreement enables Wavelink to extend its voice offering beyond the four walls of warehouse and distribution centers and into cross-industry data collection applications such as mobile field services, sales and mobile inspections.

Wavelink will utilize Vangard Voice Systems AccuSpeech Mobile technology to enhance the Wavelink Speakeasy™ product family. Initially, the technology will deliver text-to-speech and speech-to-text functionality to existing client-resident mobile applications.

Currently, Speakeasy enables Wavelink Terminal Emulation™ and Wavelink Industrial Browser™ customers to add voice capabilities in a 100 percent client-side, speaker-independent and hardware-independent manner. With the integration of AccuSpeechMobile technology, Wavelink Speakeasy will offer the benefits of voice technology to an array of device-resident mobile applications. Wavelink will also be offering Speakeasy for Wavelink Studio , its widely adopted mobile application development platform at the end of 2008.

"Our partnership with Vangard Voice Systems enables Wavelink enterprise customers to extend the power of voice beyond the warehouse to other mobile applications across the enterprise, said Wavelink President Lamar Van Wagenen. "The introduction of voice-powered, enterprise-wide mobile applications represents the next technology catalyst in Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC), fueling dramatic gains in enterprise-wide productivity.

Bob Bova, president and chief executive officer of Vangard Voice Systems, added, "Together with Wavelink, we look forward to advancing the rapid adoption of voice technology across commercial enterprises and government operations. By bringing together Vangard's expertise in voice technology with Wavelink's reputation for industry-leading wireless solutions, the widespread deployment of voice will become even more accessible across a diverse range of industries and vertical markets.

The partnership between Wavelink and Vangard will voice-enable a wide spectrum of applications across the enterprise. Wavelink channel partners will be able to offer a single solution for adding voice to cross-industry mobile data collection applications such as mobile field services, mobile inspections and task management applications typically used in warehouse management systems.

About Wavelink
Founded in 1992, Wavelink Corporation is the leading provider of multi-vendor mobile application development and mobile device and infrastructure management software. Wavelink's technology solves the unique challenges involved in deploying, managing and controlling today's enterprise mobility systems, and facilitates peak performance from frontline staff. Wavelink's emulation product family is the industry standard in providing host connectivity solutions. More than 8,500 companies in the retail, manufacturing, government and logistics industries rely on Wavelink to accelerate application delivery, reduce device management and support costs, and tighten network security. For more information, please visit the company's website at, or call 888-697-9283 from the USA and Canada or +800-9283-5465 outside of the USA and Canada.

Wavelink and Wavelink Studio are registered trademarks of Wavelink Corporation, Wavelink Speakeasy, Wavelink Terminal Emulation and Wavelink Industrial Browser are trademarks of Wavelink Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

AccuSPEECH® is a registered trademark of Vangard Voice Systems, Inc. in the United States.

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