RECENT NEWS FLASH 2000-03
(Updated on January 5, 2000)
PRODUCTS, SERVICES & APPLICATIONS
January 7 – Maconomy
Announces Time Sheet & Expense Application Based on Nokia WAP
Technology – It Automates Service Industry Business Processes
for Small and Large Organizations
Maconomy Corporation, which offers Web-centric business
software to the service industry, announced that it will use Nokia’s WAP
server technology to develop solutions to automate the service industry.
Maconomy plans to integrate WAP technologies into its
browser/Internet based Timesheet & Expense (T&E) report capture
application. This WAP based
T&E will dramatically expand the flexibility and provide ease of
access to corporate intranet. By
using WAP-enabled mobile phones, employees will be able to access and
update project information on their corporate intranet, anytime, anywhere.
In addition, this initiative will include the release of the first
fully integrated WAP T&E front end, for large service organizations.
For more information, go to http://wwwdb.nokia.com/pressrel/webpr.nsf/mostrecent/C225663600509DEDC225685F002B5FCC?
MobileInfo Advisory and Comments : It is interesting to see application developers take the approach of Palm Computing and automate simple tasks for the professionals - you do not always need complex multi-mega lines of software applications to do simple applications. We encourage simple solutions to simple problems. There is enough complexity introduced by the big software developers.
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