Tuesday, June 6, 2006

IDT Telecom and VeriSign to Market Services to Mobile Operators

IDT Telecom and VeriSign announced a multi-year agreement to jointly market advanced services to mobile operators.

IDT Telecom will offer VeriSign's Inter-Carrier Short Messaging Service (SMS), Multi-Media Messaging Service (MMS) and Voice Roaming Settlement and Exchange services in the emerging markets of Eastern Europe, Africa, Asia, Central America and Latin America. The services will facilitate interoperability between disparate carrier networks and devices.

IDT Telecom currently uses a number of VeriSign Communications and Database services in the United States, including its Signaling System 7 (SS7) services.