The Swedish company Multicom Security just recently bought the Mobitex network
from Telia. Multicom Security is the leading Swedish player in alarm operations.
Through the purchase of Telia's Mobitex operations Multicom Security can provide
both fixed and wireless network for alarms and data traffic for professional
users with high demand for accountability and coverage. It is today used for
data, text and voice communication for field services, telemetry, public service
etc. A typical Mobitex user might be a haulage company, a public transport operator,
a taxi company, a forestry company or the emergency services, all companies
with large numbers of mobile units.
The Mobitex network covers over 90% of the Swedish area and 99.5 % of the Swedish
population. The system operates on the 80 MHz and Telia have been operating
this network since 1986.
Multicom Security AB
117 43 Stockholm