Symbol buys into stronger mobile security

Friday, 18 June 2004, 8:38 AM EST

Symbol Technologies Inc. wants to help secure data and applications on handheld devices via the acquisition of Trio Security Inc., a privately held software vendor in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the company announced Thursday.

Symbol, which makes a variety of devices for wireless computing, barcode scanning and other mobile enterprise applications, will integrate Trio features into its mobility software and eventually into its devices, according to Lee Williams, general manager and vice president of Symbol's mobility software division. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

By Stephen Lawson at Info World.

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