Imagination Technologies (LSE:IMG) announces that its HelloSoft Rich Communication Suite (RCS) client, an integrated multimedia communication solution, has been accredited by the GSMA.
Mobile operators looking to provide a commercial RCS solution can now get the benefits of the carrier-grade HelloSoft RCS client software–including superior voice and video quality–along with the joyn(TM) certification mark denoting the RCS consumer-facing brand.
RCS is a rich communications solution designed to be interoperable between all mobile operators and devices, giving consumers greater choice in how they communicate. RCS has been designed to enable mobile phone customers to use instant messaging or chat, live video sharing and file transfer across any device, on any network, with the joyn-enabled contacts in their address book. Mobile network operators including Deutsche Telekom, Movistar, Orange, Telecom Italia,
Telefonica, Vodafone, MetroPCS, Korea Telecom, SK Telecom, LG U+ and others support RCS.
Imagination’s HelloSoft RCS client is a comprehensive ready-to-deploy solution available for a wide range of platforms and devices. It provides messaging, contacts and presence, content/video sharing and social media integration. Operators can be assured of Quality of Service (QoS) and low latency on LTE networks because the HelloSoft RCS
client implements innovative algorithms to provide superior Video and Voice over IP (VoIP) quality, even at large packet loss rates.
Says Krishna Raghavan, vice president, business operations, Imagination: “As operators look to maintain their position as the primary providers of communication services, it is critical that they have the best possible technology. Consumers won’t stand for dropped calls or poor quality connections. With the HelloSoft RCS client, operators can provide the best QoS and lowest latency, with support for major standards – all optimized for low power consumption and optimal