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Vip Mobile Selects Flash to Enhance Video Viewing and Browsing Speeds
Flash Networks announced that Vip Mobile has selected Harmony 7.5 to provide their subscribers with faster mobile browsing and smoother video viewing.
Edison, New Jersey, February 25, 2015– Flash Networks, the leading provider of mobile Internet optimization and monetization solutions, announced today that the Serbian operator Vip mobile, a member of the Telekom Austria Group, has selected Flash Networks’ Harmony 7.5 to provide their subscribers faster mobile browsing and smoother video viewing. Enabling operators to boost network speeds, Harmony 7.5 includes the ability to self-detect congestion in real-time for all types of traffic, including encrypted traffic, without violating user privacy.
Enhanced to meet the demanding requirements of high speed networks, Harmony 7.5 includes patented acceleration, making the fastest networks even faster and enabling operators to provide their subscribers with the best possible user experience. In addition, Harmony’s video optimization capabilities improve the user experience, reducing buffering and providing smooth loading. By boosting network speeds without requiring an investment in additional infrastructure, Harmony 7.5 provides a greener and more cost-effective solution.
“Flash Networks video and web optimization solution has enabled us to provide our subscribers with what they want most, the fastest and smoothest video streaming and browsing possible, while enabling us to make the best use of our existing capacity,” said Natali Delic, Director of IT and Core Network and Services at Vip mobile.
“We are proud and honored to provide Vip mobile with our latest acceleration and optimization solutions, extending our already successful relationship with them,” said Ofer Gottfried, CTO at Flash Networks.
Harmony 7.5, along with Layer8, Flash Networks’ monetization solution, will be demonstrated at Mobile World Congress, March 2-5 in Barcelona, Spain at Flash Networks’ stand (5D60).
About Vip mobile
In November 2006 Vip, member of Telekom Austria Group, was granted the license for GSM 900/1800 plus UMTS. Vip offers a full portfolio of mobile services for prepaid, postpaid and business users. Vip is the biggest Greenfield investment in Serbia to-date having invested almost EUR 839 million. At the end of December 2014 Vip served over 2 million active subscribers, had 22.5% market share and employed over 900 experts and managers. Vip is the exclusive strategic partner of Vodafone in Serbia. For more information: www.vipmobile.rs
About Flash Networks
Flash Networks, the global leader of mobile Internet optimization and monetization solutions, enables operators to boost network speed, optimize video and web traffic, and generate over-the-top revenues from the mobile Internet. Sitting at the core of the network, Flash Networks’ Harmony Mobile Internet Services Gateway accelerates LTE networks by 50% and reduces web and video traffic data by 30%, while providing operators with in-depth traffic analytics and user insights. In addition, with Harmony, operators can engage with their subscribers by offering an enhanced browsing experience while generating revenues from search, over-the-top content, and targeted advertising.
With offices in North America, Europe, Israel, Latin America, and Asia, Flash Networks services over one billion subscribers daily and is proud to count among its customers top-tier mobile carriers including Bharti Airtel, Orange, SKT, TIM, T-Mobile, Telefonica, Vodafone, and many more leading carriers. For more information, visit www.flashnetworks.com.