SEATTLE, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenMarket (www.openmarket.com), a leading enterprise mobile engagement company, today announced that Global 2000 companies are increasingly adopting its Mobile Engagement Platform to power company-wide mobile communication initiatives leveraging SMS, MMS, push notifications, email and voice. In an effort to optimize processes and connect more personally with customers and employees, global enterprises are selecting OpenMarket to help transform their businesses using mobile. OpenMarket provides mobile engagement solutions for organizations to optimize their operations and enhance relationships with their key audiences across a variety of use cases, including customer service, human resources, operations, IT/security, sales and marketing. As a result, OpenMarket processes more than one billion mobile messaging interactions per month, providing smart, interactive connectivity to over 200 countries and enabling businesses to engage with nearly every mobile user around the world.
Major enterprises today are choosing OpenMarket for its industry experience, service flexibility, demonstrated performance and reliability, global scale, and corporate maturity. OpenMarket was recently featured in an October 2013 Forrester Research, Inc., report entitled "Mobile Messaging Vendor Overview."
OpenMarket's SaaS-based Mobile Engagement Platform allows global enterprises to easily create and deploy mobile engagement services without provisioning expensive infrastructure. OpenMarket also boasts an impressive customer roster of Global 2000 enterprises, including four of the ten top global brands, one of the world's leading online retailers, healthcare insurers, top media and entertainment companies, and major enterprises in the U.S., Europe, Australia and India. Key use cases across the enterprise include:
- Customer Service: surveys, balance alerts, bill reminders and fraudulent activity alerts
- Human Resources: corporate announcements, emergency alerts and payroll reminders
- IT/Security: two-factor authentication, password reset and IT outage notifications
- Operations: order alerts, shipping notifications & appointment reminders
- Sales & Marketing: promotions, polling and digital coupons
"The value of SMS within the enterprise continues to grow, which is showcased by billions of B2C messages sent per day across the world," said Jay Emmet, general manager at OpenMarket. "Enterprises are still realizing the benefits of mobile messaging as an effective and ubiquitous channel for a variety of use cases. Whether it's HR communicating payroll information to staff, IT sending out system outage notifications, or customer support confirming service appointments, the entire organization can benefit from leveraging the mobile channel for customer and employee engagement."
Enterprises can access the OpenMarket Mobile Engagement Platform via a web-based GUI or directly via service APIs. The platform supports features such as personalization, scheduling, logic and decisioning, list management, user segmentation, and reporting. By using the OpenMarket platform, businesses can optimize operational processes, enhance internal and external communications, improve customer experiences, drive brand awareness and generate new revenue.
For more information on how enterprises are rethinking their communications strategies, download the August 2013 study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of OpenMarket entitled "The Rise of Holistic Mobile Engagement."
OpenMarket, a subsidiary of Amdocs, helps enterprises use mobile to transform their business. OpenMarket provides mobile engagement solutions for organizations to optimize their operations and enhance relationships with their customers and employees. Major enterprises choose OpenMarket for our domain expertise, service flexibility, demonstrated performance and reliability, global scale, and corporate maturity. We provide smart, interactive connectivity to more than 200 countries, enabling businesses to engage with nearly every mobile user around the world. Our clients trust us to power their mobile business. For more information, visit www.openmarket.com.
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