It's all in the mind.

The idea behind the WebHawk is to provide an embedded and low-cost solution for mobile professionals to maintain communications via a private network that uses public and/or private communications services worldwide. The card can act as either a client or as a server, or can simply be used by other applications as a modem. If need be, the card can be removed from a laptop computer and with an ac adapter, can be left connected to a telephone line to operate in a stand-alone mode. The design also can be incorporated into other devices such as handheld personal data assistants (PDAs).

Menagery is creating two software technologies to achieve what it calls universal interoperability (UIO). The WebHawk includes full Internet protocols and a complete ISO network model, including a full TCP/IP stack. It is based on the universal resource locator (URL) and is compliant with both the common object request

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