August 21, 2014 1:11 AM ET

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Company Overview of Openwave Mobility Inc.

Company Overview

Openwave Mobility Inc. provides video optimization and data plan management solutions for the mobile telecommunications industry. Its products include Media Optimizer that enables service providers to define subscriber level, time-of-day-based, and volume-based policies that influence the optimization decision; Web Optimizer that uses compression, caching, and transcoding techniques to increase data transfer rates over wireless data networks; Mobile Analytics, which provides tools to extract and process information that yields insight for operations and marketing departments, application and content developers, advertisers, and Internet partners; and Integra, a service mediation and policy m...

2100 Seaport Boulevard

Redwood City, CA 94063

United States

Founded in 2012

Phone:

650-480-7300

Key Executives for Openwave Mobility Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 51
Chief Executive Officer
Age: 51
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Openwave Mobility Inc. Key Developments

Openwave Mobility Announces General Availability of DynaMO

Openwave Mobility announced general availability of DynaMO, the incarnation of its congestion control software. This solution is the most advanced optimization solution with full HD Video and streaming Audio optimization capabilities as well as the most advanced reporting dashboard to measure traffic profile and savings. The DynaMO enhanced media optimization solution is designed to help carriers manage the bandwidth constraints created by the faster growing mobile content formats namely HD Video and Audio streaming. The new audio/video optimization solution is equipped to maximize the efficiency of data transport over wireless networks and optimizes HD video and audio in real-time. DynaMO makes the optimized delivery of media over mobile networks seamless for operators as well as providing them the option of hosting in the cloud or in the network. The solution can also be deployed in a virtualized environment with dynamic scaling that is fully aligned with the industry initiative for Network Function Virtualization (NFV). DynaMO uses a combination of contextually-selective and congestion-aware optimization techniques. It provides the higher quality of video experience by intelligently adapting video optimization to fit the original video with each user's device. DynaMO monitors individual users' data sessions, optimizing video only when networks are congested and to the extent where smooth playback can be achieved. This release is capable of re-encoding virtually any video format in real-time, providing the most comprehensive Over-The-Top (OTT) support in the industry for audio and video content. For the first time, operators can optimize audio streaming services by 30%, reducing radio-lag on all major on-demand music services such as Pandora, Grooveshark, Last.FM and Slacker, among others. The solution also includes support for micro-video services such as Vine and Instagram, creating the best user-experience possible across all mediums. The company’s DynaMO is equipped to provide complementary dynamic reporting for mobile operators. This built-in Analytics module helps operators understand mobile data traffic through an interactive dashboard. The reporting system analyzes traffic and content-specific characteristics, from formats to resolutions and can also show individual and global cost savings achieved. Enhanced features highlighted in DynaMO, available for physical and NFV deployments, include: An enhanced HD Video Optimization engine - applies an intelligent, context, device- and congestion-aware layer to optimize HD video and all major video formats without the need to transform them This includes 3GP, MP4, HLS, HSS, HDS, and proprietary MPEG-DASH-like delivery mechanisms, such as YouTube's and Dailymotion's Lumberjack. Audio Streaming Optimization - provides the industry's most comprehensive audio support available, for Pandora, Grooveshark, Last.FM or Slacker and more. Dynamic Reporting - enables operators to monitor and act on their mobile data traffic via an interactive dashboard. TCP Optimization-incorporates an innovative TCP optimization engine, based on a learning-based algorithm. An optional integrated Analytics module that provides subscriber and segment level insights. Earlier versions of congestion control have been widely deployed by mobile operators across the US, Europe and APAC.

Openwave Mobility Inc. Launches MOTIFY to Push Customer Engagement to New Levels

Openwave Mobility launched MOTIFY, enabling operators to alert users in real-time when it matters. This cloud-based, push notification solution uniquely empowers mobile operators to notify subscribers before incurring additional charges such as when nearing or exceeding their data limits or using data while roaming - all through an existing self-care application resident on the device. As well as charging notifications, MOTIFY can also be used by operators to reach subscribers with user-relevant promotions - driving new revenue streams. For example, offering data and video promotions ahead of an important sporting event or discounts to promote a new smartphone - all on 'a first click first served' basis. And crucially, MOTIFY enables operators to track and measure the success of each engaging offer and event. MOTIFY's benefits include: Contextual Notifications - messages tailored for unique events and offers using a range of rich rendering options including video; Reporting - providing operators valuable analytical insight into notifications that are trending and being acted upon; Instills Customer Loyalty - the service enables seamless compatibility with existing customer loyalty programs to incentivize use; Brings the operator brand to life - MOTIFY reaches subscribers whatever they are doing in new and engaging ways.

Openwave Mobility Inc. Launches Cloud-Based Mobile Data Analytics Solution

Openwave Mobility Inc. announced the latest version of Mobile Analytics. This solution combines mission critical mobile data analysis functionality, greater ease-of-use and the option of hosting it in the cloud (Cloud Edition) or in-network (Business Edition). The solution can also be deployed in a virtualized environment with dynamic scaling that closely aligns with the industry initiative for network function virtualization (NFV). Mobile Analytics uses NFV combined with the flexibility in software defined networking (SDN) flow control to dynamically drive focused user engagement in the data path to develop targeted monetization opportunities. The Openwave Mobility Mobile Analytics solution is key for the business of mobile data. It enables mobile operators to develop key business and revenue goals based on actionable insights gathered in near real-time through a new and powerful subscriber segmentation capability that includes correlated dashboards and reporting. Understanding data utilization, application patterns, device/application behaviors and content categorization provides mobile operators with a deep understanding of end-user behavior, which is fundamental to developing mobile broadband business models in elastic deployment modes. Mobile Analytics' dynamic segmentation integrates with the SDN controller to enable personalized service chaining of flows in an SDN architecture. The solution is designed to enable mobile operators to gather data from multiple functions across the network. The effective implementation provides a cost of ownership model that is at least 10x better than other competing solutions. The elastic scaling and dynamic reporting provides the flexibility to meet business needs more cost effectively and new interfaces provide a standardized mechanism for integrating Mobile Analytics into existing data warehouses. Key features of the new Mobile Analytics; Virtualized deployment model, for dynamic instantiation. Dynamic segmentation & real time report generation-- Analyze and define a correlated view of data from different sources to provide key tracking of business segments. Integrated, interactive dashboards -- Provides a holistic view of users across multiple dimensions (device, application, network, time, category, class, vendor). Trending -- automatic tracking of key trends in each data vector over time. Correlation of key data points -- network session data combined with application /service access to provide key aggregated metrics of user consumption including when, where and for how long.

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