Press release – May 20, 2015
Industry-Leading Mobile Company Honored with a Product of the Year for Technology Innovation in Mobile Messaging and Engagement
OpenMarket, a leader in enterprise mobile engagement, today announced that its Mobile Engagement Platform has been named a ‘Product of the Year’ in the 2015 Mobility Tech Zone Awards, presented by the Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC). This adds to a recent string of award wins for OpenMarket, including three 2014 Mobile Star Awards, the 2014 Golden Bridge Awards, the 2014 eGaming Review awards, and a 2014 Network Products Guide Best Products and Services Products award.
“It is an honor to receive Product of the Year recognition from TMC,” said Jay Emmet, General Manager for OpenMarket. “Recent findings from IDC revealed enterprises in industries across the globe have been taking an unstructured approach to their mobile messaging strategies. We have been working hard to remedy this situation for our Global 2000 enterprise customers, and this award reflects the success of that hard work.”
OpenMarket processes more than 1 billion Enterprise-to-Person (E2P) mobile messaging interactions per month, connecting businesses to billions of mobile users worldwide. Striving to continually bring innovative products to market, OpenMarket recently added capabilities like text-enabled landlines and toll-free phone numbers, making OpenMarket the first mobile messaging and engagement provider to offer short codes, long codes, one-way and two-way global SMS, and text-enabled landlines and toll-free numbers for enterprises in the US and Canada. In addition, OpenMarket recently expanded its two-way SMS services globally into the Asia-Pacific market and added several new platform capabilities ideal for enterprise mobile engagement across IT, security, and customer service use cases.
“Recognizing leaders in mobile technologies, TMC is proud to announce OpenMarket as a recipient of the 2015 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “OpenMarket has demonstrated innovation with its Mobile Engagement Platform that will help shape the ever-evolving technology industry. It is our pleasure to honor OpenMarket for their inspiring work.”
The Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award honors the development of technologies geared toward the evolution of a 4G, all IP, wireless network, including products, services, architecture and infrastructure, delivery, and applications. Winners of the 2015 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award are published in the in the Mobility Tech Zone e-newsletter and on the Mobility Tech Zone website.
OpenMarket, a division of Amdocs, helps enterprises use mobile to transform their business. OpenMarket provides mobile engagement solutions for organizations to optimize their operations and enhance relationships with their customers and employees. Major enterprises choose OpenMarket for our domain expertise, service flexibility, demonstrated performance and reliability, global scale, and corporate maturity. We provide smart, interactive connectivity to more than 200 countries, enabling businesses to engage with nearly every mobile user around the world. Our clients trust us to power their mobile business. For more information, visit www.openmarket.com.
For more than 30 years, Amdocs has ensured service providers’ success and embraced their biggest challenges. To win in the connected world, service providers rely on Amdocs to simplify the customer experience, harness the data explosion, stay ahead with new services and improve operational efficiency. The global company uniquely combines a market-leading BSS, OSS and network control and optimization product portfolio with value-driven professional services and managed services operations. With revenue of $3.6 billion in fiscal 2014, Amdocs and its more than 22,000 employees serve customers in over 80 countries.
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For more information, visit Amdocs at www.amdocs.com.
Amdocs’ Forward-Looking Statement
This press release includes information that constitutes forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements about Amdocs’ growth and business results in future quarters. Although we believe the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based upon reasonable assumptions, we can give no assurance that our expectations will be obtained or that any deviations will not be material. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties that may cause future results to differ from those anticipated. These risks include, but are not limited to, the effects of general economic conditions, Amdocs’ ability to grow in the business markets that it serves, Amdocs’ ability to successfully integrate acquired businesses, adverse effects of market competition, rapid technological shifts that may render the Company’s products and services obsolete, potential loss of a major customer, our ability to develop long-term relationships with our customers, and risks associated with operating businesses in the international market. Amdocs may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future; however, the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These and other risks are discussed at greater length in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including in our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2014 filed on December 8, 2014 and our quarterly 6-K form furnished on February 9, 2015 and May 11, 2015.
About Mobility Tech Zone
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