Visto Corporation announced that it has acquired Psion Software of London, UK, a division of Psion PLC. Psion Software's flagship product, Transcend Mail, is an enterprise-grade, highly secure, instant push email/PIM solution for mobile devices. Psion Software's message delivery technology has been implemented on selected GPRS Symbian OS devices and is extensible to other device platforms.
"Psion Software's breakthrough real-time push technology on the Symbian platform is a critical component of operator sponsored enterprise mobility. Together, with Visto's wide deployment of technology across Microsoft Windows Mobile, Palm, J2ME and BREW devices, Psion Software's technology will provide Visto with the broadest and deepest platform for wireless operators and enterprises to deploy today," said Brian Bogosian, chairman, president and CEO of Visto. "The integration of this technology will provide a complete and affordable 'mobile messaging for the masses' that will grow our subscriber base to millions of users."