OpenMarket Mobile Engagement Platform Shortlisted for World Communication Awards and Effective Mobile Marketing Awards

Press release – November 24, 2014

OpenMarket, a leader in enterprise mobile engagement, today announced it has been nominated for a World Communications Award and an Effective Mobile Marketing Award for its flagship Mobile Engagement Platformand Global SMS product.These awards recognise innovation and outstanding performance in the global telecom and mobile marketing industries.

OpenMarket processes more than 1 billion Application-to-Person (A2P) mobile messaging interactions per month, connecting businesses to over 3 billion users and 6 billion devices worldwide. The company has recently expanded into Asia-Pacific with local short and long codes, extending the reach for global enterprises looking to interact with their customers and employees via two-way SMS messaging. In addition, OpenMarket offers its Mobile Engagement Platform, a SaaS-based solution that allows enterprises to easily create and deploy smart, interactive mobile engagement services globally with connectivity to over 200 countries. By using the platform, enterprises are able to optimize operations across the entire organisation, including IT notifications, two-factor authentication, order and shipping alerts, appointment reminders, as well as customer and employee engagement.

Today, OpenMarket services over 400 enterprises globally, including 4 of the top 10 most respected global brands[1]with mobile messaging use cases like customer service appointment reminders, emergency notifications, company announcements and secure PIN authentication.

“Being nominated for these prestigious awards confirms OpenMarket’s position as the global market leader in enterprise mobile engagement,” said Adrian Sarosi, OpenMarket’s Director of Sales and Marketing, EMEA. “But to fully take advantage of the benefits mobile has to offer, enterprises need reliable two-way SMS connectivity available on a worldwide level from a trusted partner like OpenMarket. By deploying a flexible and customisable mobile engagement platform, enterprises can implement cost-effective mobile messaging solutions that support IT and security needs, plus a wide variety of other functional use cases across the entire organization.”

In its 16th year, the World Communications Awards acknowledges the global leaders in the mobile and telecommunications sectors, recognising companies who are innovative and deliver excellence for their customers. These awards will be held in London on the 2nd of December as part of the Total Telecom Festival.

Mobile Marketing Magazine’s Effective Mobile Marketing Awards is the longest running awards programme celebrating excellence in mobile marketing, attracting entries from the world’s biggest brands. OpenMarket’s Mobile Engagement Platform has been recognised at these awards for five years running. The award ceremony will take place on 27th of November in London.

About OpenMarket

OpenMarket, a division of Amdocs, helps enterprises use mobile to transform their business. OpenMarket provides mobile engagement solutions for organisations to optimise 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

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[1] “The Harris Poll 2014 RQ Report: A Survey of the U.S. General Public Using the Reputation Quotient,” Nielsen, April 2014.