Informa forecasts that global SMS revenues and traffic will continue to increase through 2016, for three main reasons: The adoption and use of OTT-messaging apps is far from universal; although there are multiple OTT-messaging "communities" within which mobile users can message each other for free, OTT-messaging users typically use SMS when communicating with non-OTT users; and SMS is starting to hit its stride in the enterprise mobile messaging market.
With more enterprises turning to the mobile channel to better serve customers, VeriSign Mobile Enterprise Services (VMES) responded to the growing interest in A2P enterprise applications as evident by an 88 percentyear-over-year growth rate of messages delivered through its network while financial services in particular drove a 63 percent increase in messaging traffic from Q1 2008 to Q1 2009.
Because it is impractical to keep track of all the original copies of e-mail, the recommended method is to keep a copy of all e-mail on the messaging server or alternatively in an e-mail archive system.
Full unified messaging. Users can access all types of messages from all of their message tools, including their e-mail client (both on--and offline), telephones, Internet connections to their e-mail server and mobile data devices.
UST, a $1.6 billion tobacco, wine and spirits company based in Greenwich, Conn., needed a single, secure messaging system that extended internally to all employees and externally to partners, customers and business associates.
Active Voice, LLC (a subsidiary of NEC Unified Solutions, Inc.), a provider of unified messaging, computer telephony and voice messaging solutions, has announced the latest addition to its suite of embedded visual messaging solutions.