Innovative, easy-to-use mobile messaging application to be unveiled at 3GSM 2007
3GSM WORLD CONGRESS, BARCELONA, Spain, February 12, 2007 - IP Unity Glenayre, Inc., the global leader in providing next generation messaging solutions and enhanced services, and Core Mobility, the market leader in developing integrated mobile applications, today announced a partnership to deliver innovative and easy-to-use messaging services to mobile operators. The partnership's debut offering, Versera My Services Mobile(TM), enables users to directly control network hosted messaging features from a graphical interface on their mobile handset.
The new product, which will debut at 3GSM World Congress 2007 in Barcelona, Spain (Hall 1, stand 1C17), features a web-services mobile in concert with a peer-to-peer hosted VoiceSMS service that integrates with IP Unity Glenayre's network-based messaging platforms. My Services Mobile(TM) will also enable subscribers to access Versera My Services(TM) portal, the easy-to-use web interface for configuring and controlling voice mail features via the internet. My Services Mobile(TM) will give subscribers greater flexibility and control over administration, features and settings of their messaging services.
Beyond the user satisfaction advantages of the application, it also lowers operators' call center traffic by placing common administrative tasks in the hands of the user anytime or anywhere. The application, implemented using standard protocols and web services, is designed to work across any mobile network and supports popular mobile handset platforms, including BREW, Java, and Windows Mobile.
"IP Unity Glenayre's highly reliable and scalable network messaging solutions and Core Mobility's user-friendly software is a powerful and attractive combination for operators," said Arun Sobti, Chairman and CEO of IP Unity Glenayre. "Together, we have taken the Versera My Services(TM) on-line services management portal and extended it to support the mobile handset using Web Services technology - something we believe to be an industry first."
Konstantin Othmer, Founder and CEO of Core Mobility, stated, "Core Mobility is excited to partner with IP Unity Glenayre in bringing network-hosted applications to the mobile handset. Combining our mobile client technology and hosted services with IP Unity Glenayre's messaging solutions will enable providers to deploy 'sticky' services like visual voicemail that improve customer loyalty."
Core Mobility is the latest member of the new IP Unity Glenayre Alliance Program. "The open architecture of IP Unity Glenayre's messaging platform provides an ideal environment for innovative partnerships", added Othmer. "Working with a range of partners, IP Unity Glenayre can deploy a wider set of applications and provide customized solutions that enable operators to launch new products to market quicker."
The work with Core Mobility is one of many collaborative applications being highlighted by IP Unity Glenayre and its partners at the 3GSM World Congress 2007: others include video conferencing on 3G mobile handsets, intelligent SMS and MMS applications and mobile gaming.
Senior executives from IP Unity Glenayre will be available for interview at the 3GSM World Congress. To meet with IP Unity Glenayre and trial My Services Mobile(TM), please contact Helen Lyman Smith on +44 (0) 115 948 6901 or email [email protected].
3GSM 2007 is taking place between 12-15 February 2007 at the Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona.
About IP Unity Glenayre
IP Unity Glenayre is the leader in delivering carrier-grade messaging and multimedia solutions over IP, TDM and enterprise networks. The company's unified communications framework brings together messaging services and rich media distribution to users across disparate networks and devices. IP Unity Glenayre offers one of the industry's broadest portfolios of applications, including voicemail, unified messaging, conferencing, SMS, MMS, text to speech, speech recognition, fax, IVR voice portal, color ringback tones, prepaid billing, video portal, video conferencing, videomail and video gaming, all built using open standards based technologies such as VoiceXML.
IP Unity Glenayre's comprehensive multiservice solutions are deployed globally, over best-of-breed media servers and application servers and across traditional and all-IP broadband wireless, wireline and FMC networks. For more information, go to www.ipunity-glenayre.com.
About Core Mobility
Founded in 2001, Core Mobility is the market leader in the rapid development of integrated mobile clients and end-to-end services that
ensure discovery, ease of use, and service adoption. Core Mobility's
first product was a Push-to-Talk client that enabled the successful launch of the first VOIP application on cellular networks. Since then Core Mobility's product suite has expanded to include innovative and ground breaking voice messaging and mobile synchronization services. Core Mobility applications have been shipped globally on more than ten million handsets.
Core Mobility is a privately held corporation headquartered in Mountain View, CA. For more information, visit www.coremobility.com or send email to [email protected].
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