Vodafone wins the "2004 GSM Association Award" with Mobile Connect Card made by Option
The Mobile Connect Card is developed and manufactured by Option.
The GSM Association presented its 9th annual GSM Awards yesterday, 24th February 2004.
These awards ceremony honors people, organizations and companies that deliver new ideas, methods, or new technologies that generally improve the quality of customers' lives or enhance productivity. The Vodafone Mobile Connect Card won the Award in the category for Best Mobile Application - Corporate market.
Jan Callewaert, CEO Option: "We are proud that our GlobeTrotter GPRS data card gets this worldwide recognition. Marketed as the Mobile Connect Card, Vodafone has redefined the data card market by its customer-focused approach. Congratulations to Vodafone for their commercial performance in delivering a straightforward mobile office solution".
With the Mobile Connect Card you can get online via your laptop computer from almost any location without the need to plug in your mobile or find the nearest jack. Simply install the software, plug in the data card including your Vodafone SIM. As a fully integrated connectivity solution for notebook users, the Mobile Connect Card provides quick, simple and secure access to existing business information such as email, corporate applications, company intranets and the internet, whenever and wherever it is needed.
Option, the wireless technology company, is a leading innovator in the design, development and manufacture of 3G HSUPA, HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, and WLAN technology products for wireless connectivity solutions. Option has built up an enviable reputation for creating exciting products that enhance the performance and functionality of wireless communications. Option's headquarters are in Belgium (Leuven). The company has Research & Development in Belgium (Leuven) and Germany (Düsseldorf and Adelsried), and an ISO 9001 production engineering and logistics facility in Ireland (Cork). Option also has offices in Europe, US, Asia, Japan and Australia. For more information please visit www.option.com.