D2 stages live demonstrations in the GSMA Pavilion of RCS features and video calls
via mCUE-powered smartphone for YTL’s Yes 4G network
Barcelona, Spain (Mobile World Congress 2012) and Santa Barbara, CA – February 27, 2012 — D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, is showcasing its recently launched mCUE® 4G, a converged 4G mobile communications client for Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and rich communications (RCS) video calling, at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona, Spain. Beginning today through March 1, exhibition visitors can get a first look at how this tightly integrated and optimized Android™ OS product delivers today’s most in-demand IMS communications features. mCUE 4G will power the first all-IMS Android smartphone for YTL’s Yes 4G network and will be demonstrated in GSMA’s Rich Communications area (Hall 8, Stand #C118) of the GSMA Pavilion at the following dates/times:
Monday, February 27-Wednesday, February 29 – 08:45 a.m.-14:15 p.m.
Thursday, March 1 – 08:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
mCUE 4G is a field proven, interoperable solution that helps carriers and device manufacturers more economically develop VoLTE- and RCS-capable smartphones, tablets, media phones and other mobile devices. With mCUE’s carrier-grade voice and video quality, OEMs/ODMs can confidently meet today’s growing consumer demand for advanced rich IP communications products for 4G networks.
“Interoperability is one of the key product features for mCUE 4G,” noted Doug Makishima, chief operating officer for D2 Technologies. ‘It solves a key problem for carriers by delivering a seamless user experience even as mobile devices roll in and out of 4G, 3G, 2G and WiFi/WiMAX networks. mCUE 4G gives carriers the confidence to guarantee the superior voice and video quality that consumers have come to expect regardless of network.”
“YTL Communications is pleased to have launched the world’s first fully converged nationwide 4G network,” said Wing K. Lee, CEO of YTL Communications in Malaysia. “Our award-winning network will soon welcome the world’s first multi-mode converged Android smartphone that would give our customers unmatched communications freedom, complete with superior 4G speed and IP-telephony capabilities that far surpass existing consumer-grade GSM devices. We are excited to partner with D2 in clinching another world’s first.”
About mCUE 4G
mCUE 4G is the most advanced IMS IP communications software solution for the Android OS platform, supporting both the IR.92 VoLTE and RCS/RCS-e GSMA standards to deliver IP communications features like HD voice, real time video call, instant message, presence, SMS and VCC/CSFB on 4G mobile networks. As the first IP communications client deployed by a 4G mobile operator, it is field proven and delivers carrier-grade voice and video quality and demonstrated interoperability. mCUE 4G is a complete communications client, providing all key layers from the UI and protocol stacks, a fully embedded media engine that includes a complete VoIP DSP module with wideband CODECs, and optimized video framework integration that supports native hardware video acceleration.
mCUE 4G supports application processors from companies such as Qualcomm®, NVIDIA®, Freescale™ Semiconductor, Marvell® and Texas Instruments Incorporated. It features:
- IR.92 VoLTE and RCS/RCS-e standards compliance
- VoIP and SMS/MMS over IP
- IP video call and conference
- Seamless call handover with SR/DR-VCC and CSFB
- Complete UI with seamless user experience
- Optimized and portable Android framework integration
Yes, a brand under YTL Communications, offers the fastest 4G mobile internet with voice service in Malaysia. Winner of ‘Broadband InfoVision Awards 2011’ under ‘Best New Service’ category, Yes is a global frontrunner in mobile 4G and is the first mobile operator to bring the worlds of mobile internet and voice together in one service. Launched in November 2010, Yes has consistently been rated the fastest mobile Internet service in Malaysia with over 65% population coverage. With its robust 4G network and a fully converged mobile service, Yes is one of the most advanced wireless networks in the world. More information is at www.yes.my or follow the company on Twitter @Yes4G.
About D2 Technologies
D2 is the recognized leader in VoIP and converged IP communications software for devices used in 4G and next-generation networks that deliver advanced communication services, such as VoIP over LTE (VoLTE) and IMS-based Rich Communications (RCS) video call. Manufacturers and service providers rely on D2 software to deliver carrier-grade IP communications across any network (LTE, WiMAX, cellular, WiFi, broadband, PSTN), service (voice, video, IM chat, SMS, presence/status, etc.) and system (carrier, IPPBX, UC, OTT, 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 or follow the company on Twitter @D2Tech.
mCUE is a registered trademark of D2 Technologies Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.