Smith Micro acquires Birdstep Technology

Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) has completed its acquisition of Birdstep Technology AB, the software development and marketing arm of Birdstep Technology ASA (OSO: BIRD), the company said.

The acquisition furthers Smith Micro´s leadership position in wireless network optimization, adding more capabilities to the company´s NetWise® policy-on-device platform, used by leading operators, cable companies, and device manufacturers.

Smith Micro provides software to simplify and enhance the mobile experience. Its network access, insights, and optimization solutions ensure the best Quality of Experience for wireless users, while embedded mobile software creates new opportunities for wireless service providers and B2C businesses to engage with consumers via smartphones.