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Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 2006/03/17 - TATA ELXSI Ltd, a leading Product Design Services Company, today announced that it has become a member of Forum Nokia PRO, a program that provides technical, business development and marketing support to selected mobile software companies.
As a member of Forum Nokia PRO, TATA ELXSI has the opportunity to further strengthen its relationship with Nokia, gain early access to Nokia technology and take advantage of specialized service and support provided by Nokia to help TATA ELXSI stand out in the marketplace.
Forum Nokia PRO provides specialized support for advanced developer companies creating the next generation of software based on the Series 40, S60 and Series 80 Platforms from Nokia. A select number of companies worldwide who demonstrate industry leadership are chosen as Forum Nokia PRO members. By becoming a Forum Nokia PRO member, TATA ELXSI ensures faster time to market for devices based on Nokia’s devices and benefits from this association with a leading-edge company and the development and deployment of its future mobile technologies
Member companies are also invited to participate in valuable co-marketing activities with Nokia. These can include opportunities to demonstrate applications in Nokia’s booth at industry events and inclusion in Nokia-published software catalogs, distributed to mobile network operators and content aggregators worldwide.
As a member of Forum Nokia PRO, Tata Elxsi is looking forward to integrating the Nokia program advantages to provide product development solutions and services that enable significant development cost benefits and faster time-to -market” said Tata Elxsi’s Chief Executive Officer Mr.Madhukar Dev. "We welcome the support provided by Forum Nokia PRO to help maximize Tata Elxsi’s visibility in the enterprise, device manufacturer and mobile-carrier marketplaces.”
Tata Elxsi leverages its expertise in 2G and 3G wireless technologies like GSM/GPRS/UMTS and its extensive full - lifecycle product design experience including silicon and software, to develop board support packages, device drivers, radio hardware specifics, protocol stacks, firmware, middleware, data connectivity, lightweight applications and testing for wireless devices.
About Forum Nokia
Nokia's global developer community, Forum Nokia, connects developers to tools, technical information, support, and distribution channels they can use to build and market applications around the globe. From offices in the U.S., Europe, Japan, China, and Singapore, Forum Nokia provides technical and business development support to developers and operators to assist them in achieving their goal of successfully launching applications and services to consumers and enterprises.
About TATA ELXSI
Tata Elxsi is a product design company and part of the USD 17 billion Tata Group. It provides design and development services across silicon and software to wireless infrastructure equipment and mobile phone manufacturers, helping crash product development times and reduce development costs.
This is supported by a network of four Global Delivery Centers and 20 international offices, SEI-CMMi L5 processes and methodologies, and core technology expertise extending to providing solutions for Next Generation and converging wireless technologies.
Tata Elxsi is an ARM technology access partner, Microsoft windows Embedded partner.