Openwave Acquires Widerweb
Acquisition Brings Additional Open Internet Browsing Support to Openwave's Mobile Gateway Offering
Redwood City, Calif. - February 20, 2007 -- Openwave Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: OPWV), the leading independent provider of software solutions for the communications and media industries, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of WiderWeb Limited, a leading developer of mobile web access solutions. More >>
All the Web, All the Time
WiderWeb bridges the web divide, delivering web sites optimised for PC usage to environments with more restricted capabilities. The creation of "One Web" allows for unrestricted growth in web traffic, as all sites can be reached by all people using all devices.
WiderWeb is a content adaptation network proxy, with page requests being routed through a WiderWeb server to make use of the optimisation processing and distributed in two versions:
WiderWeb Mobile for use by mobile operators to render all sites usable from a standard mobile browser
WiderWeb Accessibility for use by content owners requiring web sites to meet Disability Discrimination legislation