Evolve Cellular Inc, a mobile network operator built for innovation, and Summit Tech, creators of new and disruptive communication technologies, have announced their partnership and intention to unlock the door to Rich Communication Services for consumers, corporations, and developers in the United States, the companies said.
Rich Communication Service (RCS), which relies upon Universal Profile (UP), is the global replacement for text messaging (SMS) but with a wide range of additional communication and multimedia capabilities. RCS is deployed with the joint support of industry standards body GSMA and over 70 other device manufacturers, operating system suppliers, and mobile network operators worldwide.
Evolve Cellular is a mobile network operator, built from the ground up to support innovation. Evolve is a full member of GSMA and works closely with member organizations to influence industry policies and set industry specifications.
Summit Tech is a IMS/RCS network and client solution provider servicing tier 1 MNOs and OEMs. Summit´s IMS solutions are currently deployed with most North American operators, as well as MNO´s in Europe and the Middle East.