Elephant Talk Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETAK) a provider of mobile networking software and services, has signed a partnership with Expeto, advancing Elephant Talk´s mobility cloud platform capabilities into the enterprise and IoT markets, the company said.
Elephant Talk and Expeto have agreed to collaborate to bring cloud-based mobility services to enterprises and communications services providers. Together, with handset providers, distribution partners and key consumer brands, Elephant Talk and Expeto plan to leverage Elephant Talk´s proprietary software and applications development capabilities.
The company said communications service providers (CSPs) struggle to move beyond connectivity to offer the full capability for businesses looking to exploit IoT. In response, enterprises are seeking to utilize MVNO services, allowing them to take control of their own operations and networks. The Elephant Talk/Expeto strategic partnership responds to this growing market demand, offering MVNO capability within trusted private networks.
Elephant Talk Communications Corp. and its subsidiaries provide a mobility cloud platform, utilizing messaging and security capabilities. Elephant Talk offers fully managed single sign on and application access software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), and infrastructure as a service. ET provides software-based authentication and voice-biometrics technology and services through its wholly owned subsidiary, ValidSoft UK Limited.
ValidSoft UK Ltd, a subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications Corp., secures transactions using personal authentication and device assurance.
Expeto enable enterprises to control cellular data, inclusive of LTE data. This is achieved by controlling and managing the LTE core network.