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Telekom Srbija Selects Aumne as a Secure Text Messaging Solution Provider

Oct 01, 2010 (12:10 PM EDT)
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LISLE, Ill., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Aumne, Inc. (Lisle, IL) today announced that it has signed a contract with Telekom Srbija, the main telecommunications operator in Serbia, to distribute its private and secure SMS messaging solution. This will enable Telekom Srbija to expand value-added service offerings to mobile customers in their mt:s (Mobile Telephony of Serbia) division. Positioned as an upgrade to standard SMS messaging applications, customers in the region will be able to use Indigo SMS to secure text communications residing not only on their phone but those being transmitted over the air as well.

"Indigo SMS represents a significant advancement in how SMS traffic will be handled across our wireless networks. We believe that the security and privacy of aspects of Indigo SMS become increasingly relevant as customers pass more personal data across this popular communications channel," said Vladimir Lucic, Chief Commercial Officer, Telekom Serbia.

Under the agreement, Telekom Srbija will begin distributing Indigo SMS in the third quarter of this year. With product support for multiple mobile operating systems including: RIM, Windows Mobile, Symbian, and J2ME, Indigo SMS is widely-available on most text-capable smart phones, PDAs, and other devices. Aumne has planned releases for both Google's Android OS and the Apple iPhone.

"Working with Telekom Srbija affords us an invaluable presence in the marketplace. We are pleased to be partnering with a company who understands changing customer needs and can adapt accordingly," said Stephen Dukes, Chief Operating Officer, Aumne, Inc.

About Telekom Srbija

As the leading telecommunications company in the Western Balkans region, Telekom Srbija a.d. provides a wide range of services - mobile, fixed and satellite telephony, Internet, multimedia services, data transmission, planning, and construction. Telekom Srbija is the largest mobile operator in a highly competitive Serbian market, with over 61% market share. Apart from Telekom Srbija, Telekom Srbija Group has daughter companies in the region - m:tel in Republic of Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and m:tel in Montenegro.

For more information visit Telekom Srbija on the Internet: telekom.rs.

About Aumne

Established in 2008, Aumne functions in the applications and services segment of the wireless market, independent from the handset manufacturers, and wireless carriers. Indigo SMS is the first of a series of mobile applications designed to improve the security and privacy of existing operator communications. Providing sustainable, profitable products and a straight forward value proposition have enabled Aumne to make swift inroads with customers across the globe. For more information visit Aumne on the Internet: Aumne.com.

SOURCE Aumne