Honeywell And Symbol Technologies Form Relationship To Supply Wireless Industrial Control Solutions
Honeywell and Symbol to Supply Industrial Customers with New Ways to Manage Assets Throughout FacilitiesPHOENIX, Feb. 10, 2004 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions announced today that it has formed a relationship with Symbol Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:SBL), The Enterprise Mobility Company(tm), to provide wireless asset management solutions to industrial customers. Honeywell will integrate its asset management software with Symbol ruggedized mobile computing, wireless infrastructure and advanced data capture devices, enabling customers to collect data, monitor assets and control operations from anywhere in their facility. The mobile asset management solutions are expected to be available later this quarter. "Honeywell Process Solutions provides extensive expertise in asset management solutions," said Kevin Prouty, Global Market Leader, Manufacturing Solutions, Symbol Technologies. "Symbol Technologies is providing a comprehensive ruggedized mobile solution along with Honeywell's application that will enable plant managers and other key personnel to access important decision-making information from anywhere on the plant floor and free them up from stationary workstations.""This will give our customers the best of both worlds," said Peter Zornio, Director of Product Marketing for Honeywell Process Solutions. "Symbol is a market leader in enterprise mobility solutions and Honeywell is a leader in asset management software. We are pleased to extend our asset management solutions with the wireless technology and mobile computers from Symbol."About Symbol Technologies, Inc.Symbol Technologies, Inc., The Enterprise Mobility Company(tm), delivers solutions that capture, move and manage information in real time, from the point of activity to the point of decision. Symbol solutions integrate advanced data capture technology, ruggedized mobile computers, wireless infrastructure, enabling software and high-ROI applications from our business partners and Symbol Enterprise Mobility Services. Symbol enterprise mobility solutions increase business productivity and velocity, reduce costs and realize competitive advantage for the world's leading retailers, transportation and logistics companies and manufacturers as well as government agencies and providers of healthcare, hospitality and security. More information is available at www.symbol.com.Honeywell International is a $23 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; specialty chemicals; fibers; and electronic and advanced materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, Chicago and Pacific Stock Exchanges. It is one of the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average and is also a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. For additional information, please visit www.honeywell.com. Honeywell Process Solutions is part of Honeywell's Automation and Control Solutions group, a global leader in providing product and service solutions that improve efficiency and profitability, support regulatory compliance, and maintain safe, comfortable environments in homes, buildings and industry. For more information about Process Solutions, access www.acs.honeywell.com.
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