Frost & Sullivan selected Air2Web, Inc. as the recipient of the 2007 Frost & Sullivan North American Mobility Award for developing a full-service approach to enterprise communications and offering a single point of contact for brands and enterprises’ mobile marketing and communications management requirements.
Each year Frost & Sullivan presents this Award to the company with the most effective messaging-based solution set for the enterprise segment. The recipient company’s solutions make the most optimum use of the available device and network capabilities, and ensure delivery of messages and content to the broadest range of mobile devices. Adoption of the company’s solutions by leading brands as well as enterprises is a testament to the capabilities and features of the same.
Frost & Sullivan believes that Air2Web’s solutions are one of the most comprehensive offerings in mobile marketing used for revenue-generation, cost-savings, reduced churn, and other competitive advantages.
More than 350 organizations currently use Air2Web’s solutions for a variety of purposes including mobile marketing, customer information and retention, mobile advertising, field-service automation, rewards program management, and others.
This is further proof of the existing capabilities of Air2Web and clearly indicates its deep understanding of customers’ requirements. More importantly, a high return on investment makes partnering with Air2Web an attractive proposition.
The company offers a range of solutions that includes Campaign Manager, Content Gateway, Mobility Engine, 2IM Wireless Instant Messaging, and Self Care.
Campaign Manager enables the development and delivery of SMS, MMS, and WAP-based mobile marketing messages to opt-in subscribers, while Content Gateway aids delivery of bulk SMS, MMS, ringtones, and graphics to subscribers of more than 482 mobile operators in over 220 countries.
Mobility Engine is a mobile delivery framework that simplifies WAP-site development; whereas 2IM is an enterprise instant messaging (EIM) solution that maximizes employee productivity through real-time collaboration without endangering classified communication or network integrity. Lastly, Self Care allows organizations to provide automated support to customers wirelessly.
“Together, these solutions allow Air2Web to serve organizations with diverse wireless communication requirements including asset tracking, notifications, mobile advertising, customer care and customer relationship management, and premium content delivery,” says Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Vikrant Gandhi.
Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices in the industry.
About Air2Web, Inc.
Air2Web is the leading developer of mobile messaging and marketing applications for enterprises and carriers. Headquartered in the United States with locations in India (serving the Asia Pacific market), France and England (serving the European markets), Air2Web solutions are the core of the wireless value chain—connecting marketers to mobile subscribers on a global scale. Since 1999, Air2Web has played a vital role in the successful mobile marketing initiatives of leading brands such as The Weather Channel interactive, American Express, PGA Tour, CBS Sportsline, Cingular and UPS.
About Frost & Sullivan
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