Ascom i62 – the World’s First Handset to Exploit
the Power of .11n
Ascom launches new generation VoWiFi handsets at HIMSS, Atlanta
March 01, 2010 04:10 AM Eastern Time
ATLANTA--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Ascom Wireless Solutions, the leading supplier of on-site wireless
communications, today introduced a new generation of VoWiFi handsets at the annual HIMSS (The Healthcare
Information and Management Systems Society) conference at the Georgia World Congress Center. The new
generation of VoWiFi handsets will be the first to feature the latest 802.11n networking standard.
The new VoWiFi phone design is built upon Ascom’s long experience in offering state of the art ruggedized,
purpose-built handsets for demanding environments along with wireless voice and message transmission systems and
customized alarm and positioning applications. The new handsets will provide customers with an improved easy-to-
use user interface, maximized operating time, thanks to smart energy management and access to valuable services,
including Ascom Centralized Management platform for easier device management.
“With our new generation of VoWiFi handsets we will further strengthen our position on the North American market
which is a fast growing market for us. Ascom’s broad offering of on-site wireless products and systems provides
functionalities and a flexible technology architecture, adding a uniqueuser experience to Ascom’s customers. With
our new i62 we will focus on customersin areas ranging from Hospitals, Elderly Care, Industry, Retail, Secure
Establishments and Hotels which all see anincreasing demand forwireless applications”, says Dennis Andersson, Vice
President Sales at Ascom Wireless Solutions Division.
More than 800 hospitals, corporations and institutions in North America use Ascom for their on-site wireless
communication needs, including customers like Sentara Health System, Baptist Health South Florida, Progress
Energy and the U.S. Navy.
“Our customers like the fact that Ascom has a