The foundation of communications everywhere is openness and reach. To achieve this, it’s vitally important for the future of IP voice, messaging and video communications that interoperability between operators is ensured. Jibe has been an early advocate of the RCS standards since we co-wrote the e-drafts of RCS, and this certification is another important milestone.
Jibe’s private cloud and public cloud networks were awarded Hot-Fix accreditation by the GSMA. Jibe engaged in the accreditation process on behalf of its customers using OEM clients in addition to our own, to…
The big industry news going into Mobile World Congress was the Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp. The move as Sprint’s CEO Dan Hesse put it, “shows just how valuable the wireless space is.”
So what does this mean for RCS and Jibe?
In talking with all our current (and future) customers, carriers agree that there is huge value in mobile and great innovation at the heart of delivering new IP services to consumers.
Carrier adoption was given a huge boost by China Mobile’s announcement of their commitment to launch RCS to their subscribers. As the world’s largest mobile network operator by subscribers, China Mobile will bring 760 million very welcome new members to the global RCS community. This will be…
This year is seeing great momentum with two significant RCS announcements today. According to the GSMA, 20 carriers have launched RCS across 26 countries, 85 have committed to launch by 2015, and 9 OEMs are currently offering products.
Jibe’s North America Sprint RCS launch of Messaging Plus — the all-in-one IP communications client that provides video calling, group chat, and media-file sharing to Sprint Subscribers and their Friends — has been so successful that Sprint is now pre-loading Messaging Plus on nearly all new Sprint Android smartphones, click here for a list of the phones.
Jibe is debuting the Jibe RCS Hub at Mobile World Congress 2014, with Deutsche Telekom leading the way to interconnect Europe — read…
In this issue, we highlight the launch of Messaging Plus powered by Jibe in North America for Sprint subscribers, their friends and family. Messaging Plus provides easy access to a single all-in-one communications service for the latest calling, messaging, and sharing, including: high quality video calling, real-time messaging, and sharing services to everyone across smartphone devices (iPhone & Android) and any phone network.
Messaging Plus brings to consumers the capabilities they will expect moving forward from their phone company in the new multi-modal, always on, multi-tasking world.
Hear from Jibe’s CEO (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEAO9m4OqRE) on the industry opportunity, the state of RCS and how the Telecom industry is embracing Jibe and its ‘Cloud First’ approach to jumpstart the move to…
Join us at WebRTC in Santa Clara this week. Elmar Weber, Jibe’s CTO and the chief architect of Jibe’s Global IP Communications Cloud, to discuss real-time communicaitons and social, how WebRTC is positioned to play a pivotal role as real-time becomes the expectation across all devices, at WebRTC Conference & Expo III, held November 19-21, 2013, in Santa Clara, Calif. The event – hosted by TMC, PKE Consulting and Systemwide Media — will cater to enterprises, service providers, Web providers, investors and developers, and allow participants to explore how WebRTC (Web-based real-time communications) is set to revolutionize the way we communicate by enabling true browser-to-browser communications.
Elmar Weber, Jibe’s CTO will speak on the WebRTC & Social…
This week, Jibe will be featured at Rich Communication 2013. At the show, Jibe Mobile will showcase (at stand 5) the world’s first open technology platform supporting industry standards including GSMA RCS 5.1, joyn™, and open APIs enabling developers to rapidly incorporate real-time, ‘rich communications’ into mobile applications.
Jibe’s senior director of product marketing, Craig Marshall-Nicholls, will be a speaking Wednesday at 2:15 p.m. to provide insight into the strategic and competitive advantages for carriers that have gone ‘Cloud First.’
Jibe will demonstrate its cloud, as well as the company’s IP communications clients including Messaging Plus, which was recently launched by Sprint and…
Today, Monday, October 14, with Sprint, we launched Sprint’s new IP consumer messaging app, Messaging Plus for iPhone and Android™-powered smartphones.
Messaging Plus delivers high quality video, real-time messaging and sharing with the telecom-tested quality and interoperability that mobile subscribers really want as part of their mobile messaging experience.
“Messaging Plus is another industry first for Sprint and another example of our countless innovations that enable customers to…
NEWS: Jibe’s Global IP Communications Cloud Platform Receives Ground Breaker Award for Engineering Excellence.
Ground Breaker Award for Engineering Excellence
This award is offered to the company that has produced the most impressive technological advancements. These are the firms who have invested in R&D, and have turned the gears of progress through sweat, tenacity, and lots of caffeine.
Hundreds of start-ups were reviewed, representing the broad range of telecom products and services, by over 25 carrier members, only seven were selected for awards. Past SPIFFY winners include Blue Jeans Network, Funambol, Swype and Violin Memory.
“To compete on the same playing field as OTT players, carriers need to adopt a telecom cloud approach and move to a single vendor model to simplify interconnect inside…
Today, we launched the Jibe Mobile newsletter in which we will share exciting news about Jibe and the industry.
Click here to read the newsletter online.
In this issue, we highlight one of the hottest topics in the market: the OTT threat and what it means to the future of telecommunications. We also address how the award winning Jibe Cloud is helping the industry meet this challenge and feature Jibe’s newest award, the 2013 TMC Labs Innovation Award by INTERNET TELEPHONY.
We announced today that Jibe Mobile’s Carrier product, joyn by Jibe, has received a 2013 TMC Labs Innovation Award from INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. Now in its fourteenth year, the TMC Labs Innovations Award honors products and services that display true innovation and have advanced the IP Communications industry. Winners were selected by the TMC Labs team and the editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY.
Jibe delivers both an end-to-end joyn solution for carriers to launch their own joyn services and to fill the void in the market left by carriers that have not launched joyn. You can think of joyn as the carrier’s answer to Skype, but with tighter integration into carriers’ services like SMS/MMS. The joyn initiative…
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