The Swedish company Multicom Security recently bought the Mobitex network
from Telia. Multicom Security is the leading Swedish operator in the alarm sector.
Through the purchase of Telia's Mobitex operations, Multicom Security can now provide
both fixed and wireless network for alarms and data traffic for professional
users. Customers with strong requirements when it comes to accountability and coverage are today using Multicom Security's Mobitex solutions for
data, text and voice communication in 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 of which require a 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 band and Telia has been operating
this network since 1986.
Multicom Security AB
117 43 Stockholm
Telephone: +46 8 685 15 00
Fax: +46 8 685 15 01