D2 Technologies Evolves mCUE® IP Communications Interface into Full IP Video Calling Solution for Multiple Android™ Device Types

First look at the new converged communications reference designs for tablets, connected TVs and IP phones is at this week’s ET 2010 in Yokohama, Japan 

Yokohama, Japan (ET 2010) and Santa Barbara, CA – December 1, 2010 — D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, has unveiled significant enhancements to its mCUE® converged communications client. In addition to its application for Android™ mobile handsets, the new mCUE reference designs fully support 4G IMS, SIP and popular social networks for a wide range of Android devices beyond smartphones, such as tablets, IP media phones and connected TVs/STBs. mCUE enables service providers, OEMs and ODMs to quickly and economically meet the demand of today’s converged communications through its platform-optimized embedded media engine for VoIP and IP video calling, multi-IM chat support, wideband CODECs for high definition voice and native support for Skype™ IM, voice and video calls – all on the broadest range of 4G wireless (WiFi, WiMAX, LTE, etc.) and high-speed wired broadband (xDSL, Cable, xPON, etc.) networks. 

Visitors to Embedded Technology 2010 (ET 2010) at the Pacifico Yokohama in Yokohama, Japan on December 1–3 can get a first look at D2’s enhanced mCUE in the Open Embedded Software Foundation’s booth (#E-04).

“D2 has been at the forefront of enabling full IP communications on all 4G networks, as evidenced by our impressive list of interoperability partners deploying real products in live networks,” noted Doug Makishima, chief operating officer for D2 Technologies. “From 4G chip and modem manufacturers to service providers, products offering full IP communications are now being powered by D2.” 

Key mCUE product features now available for new Android devices such as tablets, HD media players, IP media phones, connected TV and STBs include: 

  • customizable converged communications user interface (UI)

  • embedded, hardware-platform optimized voice/video media engine

    • optimized support for industry standard voice and video CODECs

    • HD voice support via wideband CODECs

    • industry leading Acoustic Echo Canceller (AEC)

  • carrier grade quality and interoperability (IOT)

    • multi-protocol support including IMS (SIP, VCC, RCS, etc), IETF-SIP, XMPP, others

    • complete Skype integration

    • remote management integration

D2’s innovative mCUE converged communications client for Android provides users with unified access to all IP-based and legacy circuit-switched communications modes including VoIP calls, IP video chat/call, IM, presence, SMS, PBX, PSTN, cellular and more. Its revolutionary presence-based, push-to-x user interface, built on top of a multi-identity, multi-session, multi-protocol engine, enables flexible and proven interoperability with multiple communications services such as service provider core switches, enterprise IP PBXs and UC systems, and commercial IM and social networking services like GoogleTalk, Yahoo!, MSN, AIM and Skype. mCUE also provides multi-radio, multi-network seamless voice call handover to provide call cost and voice quality optimization. 

About D2 Technologies 
D2 is the recognized leader in converged IP communications for next generation devices.  Manufacturers and service providers rely on D2 software to deliver carrier-grade IP connections across any network (WiFi, WiMAX, LTE, cellular, broadband, PSTN), service (voice, video, IM chat, SMS, presence/status, etc.) and system (IP PBX, UC, carrier, social network, etc.) for a broad range of fixed and mobile devices.  From processing billions of VoIP minutes each month to adding enhanced IP communications for Android™, learn how D2 software is converging communications at www.D2Tech.com.