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Internet World Booth No. 1721; Compatible Systems announces shipping of WorldWire; bundle provides companies with Internet software, hardware and access.

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 10, 1995--Internet World; Compatible Systems today announced shipping of WorldWire, the Internet bundle that offers small and mid-sized companies a one-stop solution for connecting their Local Area Networks (LANs) to the Internet. Compatible Systems has teamed with SPRY, Incorporated and InterCon Systems to offer WorldWire in both Windows and Macintosh based versions. Internet access See how to access the Internet.  service is provided by members of the WorldWire Partners Program.

WorldWire - a One-Top Solution

WorldWire provides a one-stop solution to small and mid-sized companies looking to connect their Local Area Networks (LANs) to the Internet. All WorldWire bundles include the Compatible Systems MicroRouter 900i, LAN (Local Area Network) A communications network that serves users within a confined geographical area. The "clients" are the user's workstations typically running Windows, although Mac and Linux clients are also used.  Magazine's 1995 Departmental Router of the Year. Users receive a five-user license for award-winning TCP/IP TCP/IP
 in full Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol

Standard Internet communications protocols that allow digital computers to communicate over long distances.
 software from either SPRY, Inc. (Windows-compliant version) or InterCon Systems (Macintosh-compliant version).

``The main difficulty small to mid-sized businesses have faced when getting onto the Internet is bringing together all the components,'' says Matt McConnell, president of Compatible Systems. ``WorldWire puts all the resources you need into a single box.''

Internet Service Through the WorldWire Partners Program

WorldWire users gain Internet access through any certified WorldWire Partners Program member. In order to join the program, Internet Service Providers Internet service provider (ISP)

Company that provides Internet connections and services to individuals and organizations. For a monthly fee, ISPs provide computer users with a connection to their site (see data transmission), as well as a log-in name and password.
 must agree to waive all startup/setup fees for WorldWire users who commit to a one-year service agreement with that provider.

``The WorldWire Partners Program lets us provide service to virtually anyone in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. ,'' says McConnell. ``People can now use the provider they feel can best serve their needs, whether that provider's coverage is local, regional, or national. They can also choose whichever service will be most appropriate -- dial-up, 56Kbps, or ISDN ISDN
 in full Integrated Services Digital Network

Digital telecommunications network that operates over standard copper telephone wires or other media.
. Basically, the WorldWire Partners Program helps customers by providing more choices and also helps providers by giving them an excellent solution to resell.''

Internet Service Providers interested in joining the WorldWire Partners Program should send e-mail to isp(at)

Pricing and Availability

WorldWire is available through network equipment resellers and Internet Service Providers nationwide at a list price of $1,695.00.

For more information on WorldWire, contact Compatible Systems Corporation at P.O. Box 17220, Boulder, Colorado The City of Boulder (, Mountain Time Zone) is a home rule municipality located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. Boulder is the 11th most populous city in the State of Colorado, as well as the most populous city and the county  80308 or by phone at 800/356-0283 or 303/444-9532. The company's Fax number is 303/444-9595. You can also send e-mail to info(at) or access the company's World Wide Web server at

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CONTACT: Compatible Systems Corporation, Boulder

Tom Ferrell, 800/356-0283 or 303/444-9532

fax 303/444-9595



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