REDWOOD CITY, Calif., November 12, 2012 – IN Switch has announced that it has signed a full reseller agreement with Openwave Mobility, a global software innovator of value-added services for the mobile telecommunications industry, to deliver and deploy the company’s solutions to mobile operators and MVNOs. This agreement means that carriers in the CALA region now have access to Openwave Mobility’s suite of Policy Control and Charging (PCC) products which include mobile video optimization, mobile data charging, subscriber data management and mobile analytics.
Openwave Mobility is best known for its Congestion Control and Mobile Data Charging solutions. Congestion Control is a mobile network optimization solution which empowers mobile operators to simultaneously optimize both the cost and quality of video and web traffic across their network. Mobile Data Charging is an advanced PCC solution that enables operators to develop sophisticated data product offerings and to promote them to target subscriber segments.
IN Switch’s products are designed to help mobile operators enhance the customer experience and increase revenues. IN Switch’s most popular solutions are: USSD Gateway, TopUp and Mobile Money Platform, and Service Creation Environment. Through years of experience, IN Switch has gained a strong worldwide presence, particularly in Latin America and the Caribbean. The partnership with Openwave Mobility means that IN Switch now has a portfolio consisting of over 40 solutions. This strategic alliance with Openwave expands the variety of products offered for this region, following IN Switch’s search for being always proposing better and renewed solutions.
“Openwave Mobility is pleased to have entered this agreement with IN Switch to provide advanced products and services to manage mobile data traffic for customers in CALA,” said Indranil Chatterjee, vice president, products, marketing and strategy, Openwave Mobility. “IN Switch’s team has successfully completed Openwave Mobility’s training program and is fully prepared to provide high quality sales and technical support for Openwave Mobility’s products.”
About Openwave Mobility
Openwave Mobility empowers mobile operators to manage and monetize the growth in mobile video and web traffic. By analyzing the data network and individual subscriber habits, it reduces congestion exactly where it appears while creating new revenues through personalized data plans. The company operates within the policy control and charging space, with solutions including Mobile Video Optimization, Mobile Data Charging, Subscriber Data Management and Mobile Analytics.
Openwave Mobility delivers over 40 billion transactions daily and over half a billion subscribers worldwide use data services powered by its solutions. The company’s global customer base consists of over 40 of the largest communication service providers including AT&T, Du, KDDI, T-Mobile, Telefonica, Telstra, Virgin Mobile & Vodafone. Openwave Mobility is owned by Marlin Equity Partners, a leading investment firm with over a billion dollars of capital under management that has publicly committed to building the company through expanded investment in R&D. The company has built a robust portfolio of Intellectual Property, which is growing month by month.
About IN Switch Solutions
IN Switch is a leading provider of VAS mobile platforms and solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean. IN Switch designs, installs and supports standard and customized service specific turnkey telecom solutions ideal for Operators, Carriers and Integrators. With innovative VAS platforms IN Switch´s products empower mobile players to increase their market share, their overall revenues and to strengthen their customer base loyalty. More than 80 VAS platforms have been already installed by IN Switch in over 20 countries. Currently, the deployed platforms are serving over 15 million subscribers worldwide, and process over 7 million transactions per hour.
Having years of expertise in the worldwide mobile market, IN Switch’s market comprehension and familiarity to the Operator’s critical aspects and systems are a key competitive advantage.