Partnerships, Mergers and Alliances
MODCOMP announced an Indirect Original Equipment Manufacturer (IOEM) agreement with Sun Microsystems through Sun`s master reseller, Access Graphics. As an IOEM, MODCOMP will enhance its high-performance, real-time product line by offering Sun`s complete line of equipment, service, and training.
Honeywell Industrial Automation and Control announced that it has entered into a strategic agreement with Motorola`s Computer Group for its PowerPC microprocessor-based desktop stations and board-level technologies to be used in Honeywell`s new TPS System. The agreement will provide full life-cycle support for these new technologies.
ICG Satellite Services announced plans to acquire approximately 90 percent of Maritime Cellular Tele-Network Inc. The acquisition of Maritime Cellular will enable ICG to provide inexpensive, mobile satellite communications services for off-shore platforms, land-based mobile units, as well as commercial and private vessels.