Press Releases (SoftBank Telecom Corp.) 2007

SOFTBANK TELECOM Starts Offering Office Wireless LAN System, "ULTINA Wireless Office"Securing office mobility and realizing improvement of operational efficiency and productivity

April 5, 2007

SOFTBANK TELECOM Corp. (Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; Representative: Masayoshi Son, hereinafter "SBTM") announced today that it has started offering an office wireless LAN system, "ULTINA Wireless Office". This is a service to support overall office wireless LAN from environment survey and construction to operation using the highly reliable Cisco Aironet series.

Work styles that secure mobility have drawn attention these days as part of efforts to improve operational efficiency and productivity. There are rising needs for remote access to in-company systems not only from one's home, clients' office, public wireless LAN, and mobile phone/PHS but also from any place in the office. "ULTINA Wireless Office" offers an all-in-one package that provides the possibility to build a safety wireless LAN system without huge investments.

  • Coverage status survey at customers' office (site survey)
  • Installation of wireless LAN access points
  • Equipment rental
  • Authentication, operational monitoring, maintenance

Please refer to the appendix for the details of the "ULTINA Wireless Office" service.

SHOWA HIGHPOLYMER CO., LTD. (hereinafter "SHOWA HIGHPOLYMER") built a WAN using "ULTINA IP-VPN" offered by SBTM, since it was reliable and compatible they installed "ULTINA Wireless Office" in a meeting room at their head office for their office LAN in March 2007. This installation now helps faster decision making and information sharing as it is possible to log on to the office network instantly, even in the middle of a meeting, and to distribute necessary materials on the spot. In order to aim for higher operational efficiency and productivity of employees, rather than limiting the usage to the meeting room, SHOWA HIGHPOLYMER will consider an environment enabling access to the office network from anywhere in the office.

SBTM will continue to support our customers' business through offering ICT solution services to solve their business challenges.

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SHOWA HIGHPOLYMER CO., LTD. is a "functional resin manufacturer" that manufactures and sells various kinds of synthetic resin, various types of molding compounds, packaging material, and mold goods such as materials for parts of automobile headlights and mobile phones, and for adhesive and coating compounds. (Japanese only)

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