OpenMarket awarded Vodafone B2B Platinum Partner Status

OpenMarket, a global mobile transaction hub, today announced that it has been awarded Platinum Partner status – the highest level granted by Vodafone’s Business to Business Enablers team.

The Vodafone Business to Business Enablers programme was created to connect businesses looking to market cross-network solutions to mobile users with aggregators like OpenMarket.

Vodafone’s portfolio of Enablers are categorised across four status tiers that span from Specialist up to Platinum. To date, only four companies have been granted Platinum Partner status by Vodafone. Aggregators are judged by criteria which includes capacity, account management service levels, innovation and technical expertise.

“OpenMarket is delighted to be recognised with Vodafone’s Platinum Partner status. MNO’s like Vodafone have a strong commitment to providing high standards of streamlined, reliable and innovative mobile services and solutions to their partners. As a mobile services aggregator, OpenMarket helps businesses maximise their return on investment as we continue to experience real growth in the mobile content market,” said Andrew Darling, Associate Director of Marketing, EMEA, OpenMarket.

OpenMarket works with the Vodafone Business to Business Enablers team and their partners to provide a number of aggregator services including: Bulk SMS/MMS, Shortcodes, Payments, Credit APIs, Location-Based Services, Premium Voice, and Premium SMS.