FirstNews Briefs: Syniverse, Synchronoss, SIMalliance, Dialogic
Syniverse announced it has completed its acquisition of Aicent for approximately $292 million, after working capital, 2013 EBITDA, cash and other adjustments. This acquisition is expected to expand Syniverse’s global communications network, drive increased value to customers through augmented real-time intelligence services, and extend the company’s global reach to mobile subscribers, enterprises and mobile operators, especially in Asia.
Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a provider of cloud solutions and software-based activation for connected devices across the globe, today announced that its Integrated Life Platform will be leveraged by Time Warner Cable in its home security and home management solution, IntelligentHome.
SIMalliance, the global non-profit industry association which simplifies secure element (SE) implementation to drive secure mobile services, has published the UICC Configuration for Mobile NFC Payments v1.0. The document aims to facilitate system integration and reduce fragmentation among NFC service providers, mobile network operators (MNOs) and other mobile NFC payment stakeholders, by defining SIMalliance’s recommendations for UICC configuration and feature requirements for mobile NFC payments.
Dialogic Inc., the Network Fuel company, today announced that DollarPhone, a privately-owned calling card platform provider in North America, selected the Dialogic ControlSwitch softswitch to offer enhanced session initiation protocol (SIP) services and local number portability (LNP) to both its wholesale and prepaid customers.