OpenMarket awarded Vodafone B2B Platinum Partner Status
London – October 24, 2011 – OpenMarket, a leading global mobile transaction hub, today announced that it has been awarded Platinum Partner status – the highest level granted by Vodafone’s Business to Business Enablers team. The Vodafone Business to Business Enablers program was created to connect businesses looking to market cross-network solutions to mobile users with aggregators like OpenMarket.
Vodafone’s portfolio of Enablers are categorised across 4 status tiers that span from Specialist up to Platinum. To date, only four companies have been granted Platinum Partner status by Vodafone. Aggregators are judged by criteria which includes capacity, account management service levels, innovation and technical expertise.
“OpenMarket is delighted to be recognised with Vodafone’s Platinum Partner status. MNO’s like Vodafone have a strong commitment to providing high standards of streamlined, reliable and innovative mobile services and solutions to their partners. As a market leading mobile services aggregator, OpenMarket helps businesses maximise their return on investment as we continue to experience real growth in the mobile content market,” said Andrew Darling, Associate Director of Marketing, EMEA, OpenMarket.
OpenMarket works with the Vodafone Business to Business Enablers team and their partners to provide a number of aggregator services including: Bulk SMS/MMS, Shortcodes, Payments, Credit APIs, Location-Based Services, Premium Voice, and Premium SMS.
OpenMarket, a division of Amdocs, is a leading global mobile transaction hub. OpenMarket provides a comprehensive set of payments, messaging and emerging services to enterprises, merchants and developers. From the largest consumer brands to the smallest business ventures, OpenMarket empowers companies to monetize their services, expand their marketing initiatives and strengthen customer relationships by leveraging the mobile channel. OpenMarket provides the most reliable cross-channel, cross-network platform with extensive mobile operator connections globally. For more information, please visit www.openmarket.com.