Syniverse Delivers Global Mobile Messaging for Grameenphone Bangladesh
Agreement with Telenor Group entity allows Grameenphone subscribers to transcend geographic and technological borders via SMS and MMS
TAMPA, Fla. – Dec. 15, 2014 – Syniverse today announced that it has signed a messaging deal with Grameenphone, a leading operator in Bangladesh and part of the Telenor Group, to provide its subscribers with global-reaching mobile messaging services. By using Syniverse’s advanced SMS and MMS interoperability solutions, Grameenphone subscribers can enjoy seamless messaging experiences across geographic and technological borders.
“Whether users are connecting to one another or applications are delivering information to people automatically, mobile subscribers expect instant and accurate message delivery wherever they are in the world,” said Allan Bonke, Chief Marketing Officer, Grameenphone Bangladesh. “Syniverse’s messaging solutions manage the behind-the-scenes business and technical relationships necessary for our subscribers to quickly and consistently send and receive mobile messages worldwide.”
This new message agreement builds on a decade-long relationship in which Syniverse has provided Grameenphone with critical roaming solutions, including Syniverse’s Data Clearing House and DataNet Near Real-Time Roaming Data Exchange solution. By using a comprehensive suite of Syniverse solutions, Grameenphone is better equipped to leverage Syniverse’s position as one of the world’s leading messaging aggregators.
“Syniverse messaging solutions unravel the costly complexities associated with globally managing and delivering reliable, high-quality mobile SMS, MMS and video communications,” said Sanjay Kasturia, Syniverse’s Vice President and Managing Director of Sales for India. “We look forward to providing Grameenphone Bangladesh with flawless interoperability through a single connection.”
Syniverse’s messaging services also enable the operator to access real-time message delivery information and reporting as well as enhanced network security, filtering and spam controls. By providing Grameenphone with multiple solutions, Syniverse ensures that the operator has an efficient way to provide its end users with the global reach they expect in an interconnected world.
Syniverse is the leading global transaction processor that connects more than 1,500 mobile service providers, enterprises, ISPs and OTTs in nearly 200 countries and territories, enabling seamless mobile communications across disparate and rapidly evolving networks, devices and applications. We deliver innovative cloud-based solutions that facilitate superior end-user experiences through always-on services and real-time engagement. For more than 25 years, Syniverse has been simplifying complexity to deliver the promise of mobility – a simple, interoperable experience, anytime, anywhere. For more information, visit www.syniverse.com, follow Syniverse on Twitter or connect with Syniverse on Facebook.
About Grameenphone Ltd.
Grameenphone, part of the Telenor Group, is a leading telecommunications service provider in Bangladesh with 50 million subscribers. Since its inception in 1997, Grameenphone has built the largest cellular network in the country, covering nearly 99 percent of the country’s population. With its brand promise to enable customers to “Go beyond”, Grameenphone seeks to help customers get the full benefit of mobile data and voice services and provide Internet For All. Grameenphone is listed on the Dhaka Stock Exchange. www.grameenphone.com www.facebook.com/grameenphone.