Stilwell, KS (PRWEB) August 17, 2007
Arcom Control Systems announces that the ZyWAN cellular router is now certified on the SouthernLINC Wireless network.
The SouthernLINC Wireless network covers more than 128,000 square miles encompassing major metro and rural areas in Alabama, Georgia, southeastern Mississippi and northwest Florida. SouthernLINC Wireless was founded in 1996 and was designed to meet the communications needs of Southern Company's electric utilities including Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power and Mississippi Power. The company also serves a wide range of businesses, consumers and public sector agencies.
The ZyWAN is a product targeted for telemetry, Internet access and mobile computing applications. The ZyWAN enables Internet and data access at phenomenal speeds, wherever there is cellular coverage. The ZyWAN is unique from competitors in that it offers serial device ports as well as Wi-Fi for wireless data transfer.
This certification enables SouthernLINC Wireless to provide its customers with dependable Internet and data access as well as versatility in data transfer with serial devices or devices that can communicate wirelessly.
About Arcom Control Systems
Arcom Control Systems, Inc. was founded in Cambridge, England 1982 and has offices in Cambridge and in Overland Park, Kansas. Arcom creates embedded boards, enclosures, systems and solutions for industrial applications. Embedded boards coupled with Arcom development kits provide a complete and reliable solution for industrial control. Arcom development kits are available in Linux, Windows XP and Windows CE, these crucial elements speed time to market for Arcom customers. Visit the ZyWAN website at http://www.zywan.com.
About SouthernLINC Wireless
SouthernLINC Wireless, a Southern Company (NYSE: SO), is an Atlanta-based regional wireless carrier covering the major metro and rural areas in Alabama, Georgia, southeastern Mississippi and northwest Florida. SouthernLINC Wireless bundles multiple communication options into one phone including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access and wireless data. More information about SouthernLINC Wireless can be obtained by calling 1-800-818-LINC (5462) or visiting the SouthernLINC Wireless Web site at http://www.southernlinc.com.
About Southern Company
With 4.3 million customers and more than 42,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast, one of America's fastest-growing regions. A leading U.S. producer of electricity, Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states and a growing competitive generation company, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices that are significantly below the national average. Southern Company has been listed the top ranking U.S. electric service provider in customer satisfaction for seven consecutive years by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Visit our Web site at http://www.southerncompany.com.