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Happy Anniversary to SMS

The first SMS message was sent over the Vodafone GSM network in the United Kingdom on 3 December 1992, from Neil Papworth of Sema Group (now Mavenir Systems) using a personal computer to Richard Jarvis of Vodafone using an Orbitel 901 handset. The text of the message was "Merry Christmas.”
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10 Benefits to RCS

With RCS, the next generation of SMS text is here - and it is poised to provide consumers the features and functionality they look for in OTT messaging apps but in the comfortable confines of their mobile device’s native messaging platform. RCS opens up possibilities to provide advanced communication between third party businesses and messaging users for a wide range of services such as Chatbots, Plugins, Artificial Intelligence, and other third-party industrial applications – which could mean huge capabilities for both marketers and consumers alike.
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Should MNOs Implement Their Own Business Messaging Solution?

Having an in-network RCS solution allows the MNO to control the end-to-end messaging experience for the user and provides options to develop customizations and differentiators to compete in the race for business messaging revenue.
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The Road to a Business Messaging Ecosystem

By leveraging a cloud-based RCS interconnect hub and messaging-as-a-platform (MaaP) deployment, MNOs can serve as an efficient means of deploying secure, advanced RCS communications.
Press Release

Xura to Change Company Name to Mavenir Systems Upon Completion of Mitel Mobile Acquisition

February 8, 2017

Mavenir to be Showcased at Mobile World Congress 2017

WAKEFIELD, MA, February 8, 2017: Following the announcement in December 2016 that affiliates of Xura entered into definitive agreements to acquire Mitel Mobility, Inc. (“Mitel Mobile”), a division of Mitel Networks Corporation (“Mitel”, Nasdaq: MITL, TSX: MNW), and Ranzure Networks, Inc. (“Ranzure”), today Xura announces that upon completion of the transactions, the new combined company name will be Mavenir Systems, Inc. (“Mavenir Systems” or “Mavenir”).

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CLX acquires Xura Secure Communications GmbH

February 21, 2017

Strengthening its position in Germany, adding critical product capabilities and enhancing its bluechip customer base

Stockholm, Sweden - CLX Communications AB (Publ.) - XSTO: CLX, 21st February 2017: CLX Communications AB (Publ)(“CLX”), – XSTO:CLX a leading global provider of cloud-based communications services, announces that it has acquired Xura Secure Communications GmbH (“Xura Secure Communications”), a subsidiary of Xura Inc., a leading global provider of digital communications services.

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Mavenir acquires Aquto to help Mobile Operators drive Data Monetization and Customer Loyalty

January 4, 2018

Enabling Mobile Operators to Reduce Churn of Pre-paid Customers

Richardson, TX – January 4, 2018Mavenir, the world leader in mobile messaging and RCS, announces it has acquired Aquto, the leader in mobile sponsored data and data rewards.  Aquto’s cloud-based sponsored data platform brings new capability to Mavenir’s portfolio of carrier revenue generation products by building a bridge to the mobile marketing and advertising ecosystems.

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Mavenir and ADVA Ensemble partner to deliver Enterprise LTE solutions to Managed Service Providers and Enterprises

February 21, 2018

Enterprises can Build their own LTE Networks

RICHARDSON, TX & RALEIGH NC, February 21, 2018Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for Communications Service Providers, and Ensemble, a Division of ADVA Optical Networking, the leader in Edge NFV solutions have partnered to provide a complete end-to-end solution for Enterprise LTE.

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RCS: The Evolution

The creation of Rich Communication Services (RCS) brings forward a successor to SMS which enhances the user experience with multimedia capabilities including audio and video delivery, conversational messaging, groups, and many other improvements. Mavenir’s RCS takes full advantage of the universal profile to provide a consistent and interoperable messaging experience between all supported devices across all operators worldwide.