D2 Technologies to Discuss Future of IMS and Next Generation Voice Services at IMS World Forum 2013
Doug Makishima on panel analyzing IMS services such as VoLTE and RCS/joyn
Barcelona, Spain (IMS World Forum 2013) and Santa Barbara, CA – April 24, 2013 — D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today announced that chief operating officer Doug Makishima will participate in “IMS and Next Generation Voice,” a panel presentation offered at IMS World Forum 2013, being held at the Fira Palace Hotel, Barcelona, Spain, April 23-25. During the presentation on Wednesday, April 24 at 9:15 a.m., Makishima and other key industry leaders will debate the future of IMS to deliver cutting-edge IP-based communication services, enabling operator’s to move beyond traditional voice and SMS services to offer advanced services such as those offered by over-the-top (OTT) rivals including Skype™, Apple®’s FaceTime and WhatsApp©.
Other panel participants include Alan Quayle, owner, Alan Quayle Business and Service Development as moderator, Ian Maclean, vice president, strategy & marketing, Mavenir Systems, Pavel Dostal, development architect, T-Mobile Czech Republic and Roland Schott, project manager & architect, Deutsche Telekom AG.
Makishima will speak from his experience gleaned from D2’s mCUE® 4G, a converged 4G mobile communications client for Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and rich communications (RCS) video calling. mCUE 4G is tightly integrated and optimized for the Android™ OS platform to help carriers and device manufacturers deliver today’s most in-demand IMS communications features for smartphones, tablets, media phones and other mobile devices. With the recently released downloadable version of mCUE, operators can easily and efficiently launch IMS services to their installed base of subscribers.
Visitors to IMS World Forum 2013 can request a private demo of mCUE 4G by visiting the D2 Technologies booth (#1) located in the exhibition area.
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