0
Wireless

Rakuten adopts Mavenir's NFV-based RCS platform for voice, messaging services

Wednesday 20 February 2019 | 09:50 CET | News
Japanese e-commerce group Rakuten has selected Mavenir for the launch of its voice and messaging systems. The deployment will include Mavenir's 5G ready platform designed to monetize voice and messaging in a single application for roaming, integration to Rakuten ID single sign-on, that is completely cloud-based with full NFV deployed on the Rakuten Cloud Platform. Mavenir's virtualized RCS AS and Client are designed to enable Rakuten to launch new services for enterprises and residential subscribers.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GSMA / Mavenir / Rakuten Mobile
Countries: Japan
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

AT&T, Sprint, Verizon create venture to modernise SMS text to RCS standard

Published 25 Oct 2019 09:33 CET | United States
AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile US and Verizon have taken the first steps to modernise SMS texts to GSMA's Rich Communications Service ...

Mavenir appoints Ericsson's Saba as head of APAC operations

Published 10 Jun 2019 09:45 CET | Asia
Mavenir has appointed Sam Saba as its senior vice-president and head of its operations in the Asia Pacific region. In his new ...

Intel to power Rakuten's fully virtualised cloud-native mobile network

Published 14 Feb 2019 10:11 CET | Japan
Intel said it will provide technology to Rakuten for a new cloud-native network. The network will be fully virtualised from radio ...

Rakuten taps Nokia for cloud-native mobile network deployment in Japan

Published 13 Feb 2019 09:51 CET | Japan
Nokia has announced that it is working with Japanese e-commerce group Rakuten to build a mobile network in Japan. Nokia will ...

Rakuten launches first tests in fully virtualised cloud-native mobile network

Published 12 Feb 2019 11:58 CET | Japan
Rakuten reported the success of the first real world test of its new mobile network and said it was on track for an October ...