Get a Taste of What Kandy Can do for You and Your Customers
Just one year old, Kandy.io boasts more than 1,500 customer accounts, 50 ecosystem partners and thousands of innovative use cases
San Francisco, CA, September 16, 2015 – GENBAND, a leading developer of real-time communications software solutions, today announced that in one year its award-winning Kandy communications Platform as a Service (PaaS) has grown at breakneck speed and is currently powering more than 15 million users. Kandy, which includes platforms such as the fring Over-the-Top solution, is helping communications service providers, enterprises, independent software vendors and systems integrators rapidly deploy real-time communications apps designed for today’s mobile-first economy. With more than 1,500 customer accounts and 50 partners including global brands such as IBM, Deloitte and SAP, Kandy is helping its ecosystem partners and customers bring thousands of innovative use cases to market.
“We are intensely focused on enabling our ecosystem partners and customers with the latest in real-time communications technology,” said Paul Pluschkell, Executive Vice President of Strategy and Cloud Services for GENBAND and Kandy Co-Founder. “With Kandy we are changing the game of how service providers, enterprises and every day individuals communicate by creating an easy-to-use, rapid service creation platform.”
Pluschkell added, “The beauty and uniqueness of Kandy lies in the simplicity and speed-to-market it offers. I like to compare Kandy to Netflix, who every day is adding value for their subscribers, whether it’s through their own original content or providing access to new movies coming online every day. Their model is simple; convenient; quick and more importantly it’s what subscribers want. Kandy, which we are constantly adding new features and functionalities to, allows each customer the ability to simply turn it on, enjoy the platform and build and add their own premium services as needed.”
GENBAND’s Kandy communications Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a real-time software development platform built from GENBAND’s core communications, presence, security and real-time technologies. Kandy enables service providers, enterprises, software vendors, systems integrators, partners and developers to enrich their applications and services with real-time contextual communications, providing a more engaging user experience. With Kandy, companies of all sizes and types can quickly embed real-time communications capabilities into their existing applications and business processes. For more information visit kandy.io.
GENBAND, a 2015 CNBC Disruptor 50, is a global leader in real-time communications software solutions for service providers, enterprises, independent software vendors, systems integrators and developers in over 80 countries. The company’s Network Modernization, Unified Communications, Mobility and Embedded Communications solutions enable its customers to quickly capitalize on growing market segments and introduce differentiating products, applications and services. GENBAND’s market-leading solutions, which are deployable in the network, on premise or through the cloud, help its customers connect people to each other and address the growing demands of today’s consumers and businesses for real-time communications wherever they happen to be. To learn more visit www.genband.com.
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