i wireless’ Implementation Of Clearsky’s Product And Service Portfolio Yields Higher per Subscriber Revenue
ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of mobile entertainment services to the wireless industry, announced today a comprehensive, long-term agreement with Iowa Wireless Services, LLC dba i wireless. i wireless, has launched ringtones, color wallpapers and Java games along with camera phone services to their subscribers in Iowa and western Illinois.
Customers can now purchase i wireless-branded content directly from their phones using ClearSky’s ProPortal mobile content suite. Postpaid subscribers pay for content directly on their monthly phone bill and prepaid subscribers have purchases debited instantaneously from their e-wallet with the help of ClearSky’s ClearBill software tool. i wireless has also deployed ClearSky’s ProVantage WAP content management tool for mobile web browsing and ClearSky’s MMS managed service platform for multi-media messaging.
“ClearSky provided us key components required to offer a wide variety of new services to our customers,” said i wireless’ CEO/COO Mike Haskins. “Providing a variety of content options to our subscribers has proven to be fun for our customers and a smart business move for us.”
“i wireless has a keen sense of their market and an eye for the future,” said Dean Fresonke , CEO of ClearSky Mobile Media. “It’s an exciting challenge to roll out services ranging from ringtones to camera phones on a tight timeframe with full billing integration. It’s the way every carrier should approach the market.”
About i wireless
i wireless is headquartered in Urbandale, Iowa, and is a partnership between T-Mobile USA and Iowa Network Services (INS). T-Mobile USA is a nationwide provider of wireless communications services and operates using the globally dominant GSM technology platform. T-Mobile USA is a member of the T-Mobile International group, a mobile telecommunications subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG (NYSE:DT). Deutsche Telecom and its subsidiaries and affiliates provide wireless services to approximately 72-million customers worldwide, making it one of the top three global wireless carriers. For more information, visit the company Web site at www.t-mobile.com.
Iowa Network Services, Inc. (INS) was created in 1988 when 138 of Iowa’s independent telephone companies joined together to provide competitive long distance service to their customers in more than 300 Iowa communities.
About ClearSky Mobile Media
ClearSky Mobile Media powers the wireless entertainment initiatives of wireless carriers and other consumer-oriented companies. ClearSky’s complete portfolio of content and hosted delivery platforms produces unparalleled speed to market and ongoing customer satisfaction. ClearSky’s customer base spans North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. ClearSky is privately held and headquartered in Orlando, Florida. Learn more at www.ClearSkyMobileMedia.com.
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