Thursday, 20 July 2017

Synchronoss MCT transfers data for over 1 million devices

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR)
Tuesday 06 January 15

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., the leader in mobile cloud innovation and software-based activation for mobile carriers, retailers and OEMs around the world, is pleased to announce that the Synchronoss Mobile Content Transfer (MCT), an innovative, wireless content transfer solution, has successfully transferred data for over one million devices since its debut in June, 2014 and has been deployed in over 5,000 retail and online stores for some of the world’s leading wireless carriers and retailers. Synchronoss MCT is redefining the user experience by providing an easy to use…

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., the leader in mobile cloud innovation and software-based activation for mobile carriers, retailers and OEMs around the world, is pleased to announce that the Synchronoss Mobile Content Transfer (MCT), an innovative, wireless content transfer solution, has successfully transferred data for over one million devices since its debut in June, 2014 and has been deployed in over 5,000 retail and online stores for some of the world’s leading wireless carriers and retailers.

Synchronoss MCT is redefining the user experience by providing an easy to use, game changing peer-to-peer and cloud-based solution that enables mobile customers to wirelessly transfer data and content such as contacts, photos, videos, messages (SMS/MMS), call records, music, and documents from one device to another quickly and securely. Synchronoss MCT also works across networks and operating systems, allowing customers to easily switch their content between iOS and Android devices. Synchronoss MCT will also soon support both Blackberry and Windows Phone devices.

Synchronoss MCT enables mobile wireless carriers around the world to give customers an intuitive, branded experience that effortlessly migrates important content from one device to another in a fraction of the time as hard-wired solutions. The Synchronoss MCT solution also features a cloud-based version of the solution that requires no additional hardware or wired connection for successful operation. When purchasing a new mobile device or re-activating an existing device to a new network, consumers can start and complete a full data migration anywhere safely and quickly with just a Wi-Fi connection.

“Today, wireless consumers are upgrading to new devices faster than ever before and view the content on their devices as more important than the device itself,” said Stephen Waldis, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Synchronoss. “Synchronoss MCT is giving operators improved service offerings while giving their customers the freedom and confidence to take their content with them to new devices regardless of the operating system or device type.”

The ability to quickly transfer large quantities of data anytime makes activating a new device or account for consumers easy, economical and virtually automatic. For carriers and retailers, the Synchronoss MCT solution can accelerate in-store sales by reducing wait times and eliminating expensive cable transfer boxes at stores and kiosks with a simple and intuitive user experience.

Operators and retailers are employing the Synchronoss Mobile Content Transfer solution using various deployment models, enabling flexibility across a variety of sales and support channels including:

• Embedding the Synchronoss MCT solution into their Out of Box Experience (OOBE), giving subscribers a seamless onboarding experience

• Embedding the Synchronoss MCT solution into their existing My Account applications to drive self-service and adoption of their My Account capabilities

• Embedding the Synchronoss MCT solution into their Care Desktop solutions to minimize device returns by performing master device resets and backup and restoration of content without the need for the customer to return the device.

“A consumer’s first experience and interaction with a new device is critically important and the Synchronoss MCT solution makes the transfer of their essential content simple and intuitive,” said Daniel Rizer, Executive Vice President of Product Management, Synchronoss. “Our customers are using the Synchronoss MCT solution for seamless onboarding, easy and secure transfer of content from their old device, and creating the ability to backup, restore, sync and share their personal content between connected devices. Synchronoss MCT is part of a broader cloud solution that creates value for our customers such as seeding new cloud accounts, establishing service continuity and other value added applications, including content security and protection, or seeding high value loyalty applications as part of the onboarding experience.”

The introduction of the Synchronoss Mobile Content Transfer solution along with Synchronoss’ market-leading solutions for service providers, underscores the importance of Synchronoss’ place in the growing ecosystem of enabling consumers to live a truly connected and integrated life.


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