Gemalto expands its robust connectivity platform to include Smith Micro's solution for network traffic management
ALISO VIEJO, CA - November 11, 2013 - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) today announced, its NetWise™ solutions for network and device management are now offered by Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, to help operators across the globe manage data traffic across 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi networks more efficiently.
Gemalto provides advanced mobile solutions to 450 mobile operators around the world. By integrating Smith Micro's NetWise platform with Gemalto's LinqUsTM Advanced Connectivity Offer, Gemalto will enable their customers to enforce traffic management policies and seamlessly offload subscribers to Wi-Fi networks to ensure the best possible quality of service.
"With the exploding growth of mobile data traffic around the world, it is critical for operators to efficiently utilize Wi-Fi networks as part of their overall network strategy. Cooperation with Smith Micro allows Gemalto to expand its portfolio of advanced mobile solutions. Our combined technologies will give operators a flexible, targeted approach to traffic management that is highly effective in addressing mobile data congestion and quality of service," said Jean-François Schreiber, SVP Telecom BU, Solutions and Services at Gemalto.
"The NetWise platform was designed to provide intelligent, policy-driven connectivity to meet the unique needs of each operator. This joint effort with Gemalto enables us to expand our global footprint and gain leverage from their extensive operator relationships. Our collaboration is already bearing fruit, as we've already signed up a joint customer," said Dan Rawlings, Chief Revenue Officer at Smith Micro.
The NetWise platform includes network and device management solutions that help operators control network connections and meet data traffic challenges head-on. For more information visit:
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Smith Micro Software provides solutions that simplify, secure and enhance the mobile experience. Our portfolio includes a wide range of applications that manage broadband connectivity, data traffic, devices, voice and video communications over wireless networks. With 30 years of experience developing world-class client and server software, Smith Micro helps the leading mobile network operators, device manufacturers and enterprises increase efficiency and capitalize on the growth of mobile-connected consumers and workforces. For more information, visit smithmicro.com. (NASDAQ: SMSI)
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