REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile IT leader, ItsOn, was selected as a finalist in the "Best Mobile Cloud Service or App" category for the 2016 GSMA Glomo Awards. This category recognized the best innovations for the past year in consumer and enterprise facing cloud services across the mobile industry.
The ItsOn platform was recognized for how its cloud-client platform transforms carriers into responsive and engaging Digital Service Providers by enabling them to deliver customized services and offerings directly to subscribers' devices. Through its cloud-based software, on-device intelligence and a carrier-managed service creation environment, ItsOn's technology virtualizes and automates key operator business and operational support systems such as billing, charging, rating, policy, activation, marketing and on-device purchases.
"Mobile operators are looking to unlock true business agility and deliver great digital consumer experiences," said Robert Oberhofer, ItsOn vice president of product marketing. "Being nominated for this Glomo award as well as our continued work with large operators such as MTN, continues to demonstrate the current industry need for digital transformation. We are honored to be recognized as a leading cloud solution at the forefront of mobile innovation."
Out of hundreds of submissions, a panel of distinguished, independent judges recognized ItsOn as one of the top innovators in mobile cloud services and applications. The Glomo Awards are the mobile industry's longest established awards platform recognizing everything from game changing mobile devices to applications and services. The winners will be announced during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the Glomo Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, February 23.
"Congratulations to all of the nominees for the 2016 Glomo Awards," said Michael O'Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA. "With more than 930 entries this year – a new record – the competition is greater than ever, reflecting the tremendous diversity and pace of innovation across the mobile world. We are particularly excited to be celebrating the 21st year of the awards with a dynamic new format that will recognise and honour achievement throughout Mobile World Congress."
ItsOn is a proven leader in mobile digital transformation, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. Founded in 2008, the company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally in 2014, and counts MTN, Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.
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