NewNet’s KryptonConnect Selected by Microsoft to Power Its RCS Development and Testing Efforts
Microsoft Corp. selected NewNet’s KryptonConnect as a development and testing resource for its RCS compatible handsets.
Lombard, IL — NewNet Communication Technologies announced today that its KryptonConnect Rich Communications Services (RCS) platform has been selected by Microsoft Corp. Microsoft is using KryptonConnect as a development and testing resource for its RCS compatible handsets.
KryptonConnect now powers development and testing efforts for five of the nine largest handset manufacturers, and for numerous downloadable client vendors. It allows vendors to cost-effectively increase their speed to market by validating RCS features and performance without the need to work in a live RCS network.
KryptonConnect provides a complete suite of RCS 5.2 compliant services including VoIP and Video Calling, Video Sharing, Instant Messaging, WebRTC solutions for mobile operators, and more. Simultaneous testing of multiple devices is supported for applications such as group chat.
“Consumers seeking to communicate via virtually any combination of voice, video and messaging is driving demand for Rich Communication Services,” said Krishna Viswanadham, President of NewNet’s Mobile Messaging division. “NewNet’s GSMA-accredited RCS platform enables deployments of RCS value-added services with validated confidence for mobile operators, handset manufacturers, and enterprises.”
Choice of hosted or premise-based software deployments make KrytonConnect adaptable for a wide range of environments. NewNet’s experienced support team facilitates rapid deployment for RCS testing in locations throughout the world.
About NewNet Communication Technologies NewNet is a leader in mobility technologies with a focus in messaging, signaling, wireless broadband, consumer internet, multimedia content delivery, mobile advertising, and secure transaction processing. NewNet’s Messaging Group provides a complete range of communication solutions including SS7, SMS/MMS, and RCS. More than 80 global telecom operators and enterprises with more than 1 billion subscribers currently access NewNet Messaging platforms. For more information please visit http://www.newnet.com.
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