Mozat in Major Mobile Software Deal With Singapore’s Second Largest Operator
Starhub’s “PfingoACTIVE” offers mobile users email, instant messaging, Outlook synchronization and access to files on PC desktops.
SINGAPORE - March 30, 2007 – Mozat Pte Ltd revealed today that their mobile communication software, Morange, is behind one major part of the recently announced “Pfingo” offering from Singapore mobile operator Starhub Ltd. Mozat, a Singapore-based start-up, has been developing Morange for more than 2 years while building a substantial worldwide user-base through direct downloads by consumers as well as partnership with mobile operators.
“Mobile users today need to communicate using both email and instant messaging. They want to be informed about the latest news and happenings. There is also a need for mobile calendars and contact lists to stay in synch with desktop applications like Microsoft Outlook. Morange, exclusively customized for Starhub as “PfingoACTIVE”, addresses these needs and more with a suite of smart applications provided as an integrated software package, making life easy for users”, says Michael Yin (32), CEO and co-founder of Mozat.
Morange has an exciting set of features that helps people to communicate and access favorite information while mobile. The innovative software is compact and operates on most MIDP 2.0 Java capable phones. Most mobile phones today support Java applications. Morange is accessible in three ways: Via the Mobile, on the Desktop and on the Web.
Key features of Morange include:
- Push E-mail: Access email on the move from multiple accounts.
- Instant Messaging: Chat with mobile and desktop users.
- News: Read RSS news feeds, web-blogs and stock alerts.
- Outlook Synchronization: Keep business contacts, tasks and calendar synchronized with your desktop.
- Remote Desktop: Remotely access file stored on your own PC.
- MoSpace: Access and share files, graphics, documents and spreadsheets.
- Camera Surveillance: View web cams on the go.
The deal signed with Starhub, Singapore’s second largest mobile operator with more than one million subscribers, marks an important milestone for Mozat.
“We recognize how operators are crucial for the mobile experience and are truly honored to work with StarHub to bring the most advanced mobile convergence platform to mobile users”, added Mr. Yin.
In the last few months, Mozat has seen a major upswing in deals being signed with operators across South-East Asia. The company recently received additional funding from two Singapore-based venture investors, BAF Spectrum Pte Ltd and Symphony Investments Pte Ltd. The company has previous investments from NUS Venture Support and SEEDS Capital Pte Ltd.
Founded in 2003, Mozat Pte Ltd is a leading mobile solution provider headquartered in Singapore and with regional offices in Guangzhou and Shanghai. The company is devoted to providing a full spectrum of mobile data applications delivered on a single platform to a wide range of handsets. The growing suite of applications includes push email, mobile instant messaging, synchronization with Microsoft Outlook and web camera access. Its worldwide customer base spans telecommunication providers, mobile phone manufacturers, multi-national enterprises and individual end users. Mozat aims to unleash the potential of mobile devices and create a breathtaking experience for all mobile users. For more information, please visit www.mozat.com or www.morange.com
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