mCUE now shipping for Android™ OS mobile devices, IP media phones and connected TVs, with new support for Apple® iPhone and iPad
Santa Barbara, CA – July 28, 2011 — D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today announced a significant upgrade to its mCUE® converged communications client. In addition to its application for Android™ OS mobile handsets, tablets, IP media phones and connected TVs/STBs, mCUE now supports the Apple iOS for the iPhone and iPad. The improvements to mCUE also include multi-party video conferencing functionality (both ad hoc and server-based) via a platform-optimized embedded media engine, capable of operating on the broadest range of 4G wireless (WiFi, WiMAX, LTE, etc.) and high-speed wired broadband (xDSL, Cable, xPON, etc.) networks.
Offering OEMs, ODMs and service providers more than just a customizable converged communications user interface, mCUE is a complete IP video calling solution. It not only supports industry standard voice and video CODECs, it offers wideband CODECs for high definition voice and an industry leading Acoustic Echo Canceller (AEC). It is interoperable with leading IMS cores and delivers carrier-grade quality and multi-protocol support for 4G IMS/RCS/VoLTE, SIP, VCC, Skype and popular social networks and enterprise UC/IPPBX systems.
With its latest upgrade, mCUE now extends top tier application support for processors from companies such as Qualcomm®, NVIDIA®, Freescale™ Semiconductor, Marvell® and Texas Instruments Incorporated. New features include:
- RCS functionality, including video calling capabilities and enhanced Network Address Book integration (NAB)
- 4G VoIP calling (pre-VoLTE and SIP-based VoIP over WiMAX)
- Fully compliant VOLTE (by Q4 2011)
- Updated IMS, including XCAP implementation, MSRP support and SMS and deferred SMS over IP
“OEMs, ODMs, service providers and D2’s interoperability partners continue to reap the benefits of incorporating production-ready products such as mCUE into their designs, letting them or their customers deliver new devices to market more quickly and economically than their competitors,” said Doug Makishima, chief operating officer for D2 Technologies. “Thanks to its growing popularity, mCUE is now shipping commercially or is production ready for 4G smartphones, retail PoS terminals and desktop IP media phones.”
D2’s innovative mCUE converged communications client for Android and Apple iOS 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.