Telecom Rio de Janeiro hops on board with First Hop SMS platform

3 Feb 2006

According to BNamericas, Brazilian mobile services platform provider Telecom Rio de Janeiro has picked Finnish company First Hop to supply it with a wireless broker platform that will enable it to connect its value added services (VAS) to mobile network operators across Brazil. The new platform will allow Telecom Rio de Janeiro to potentially deliver and manage VAS for more than 70 million Brazilian subscribers. The company aims to become the largest messaging traffic broker in South America by the end of 2006.