What will operators, technology partners and service providers gain from joining the RCS initiative?
The GSMA RCS initiative brings together the mobile industry’s leading operators, vendors and service providers to shape the RCS specification and implementation. Participating operators have the opportunity to work with software and handset developers, and product and technology experts, to shape the personal and business messaging future for the mobile industry.
The GSMA’s A2P Labs enable business messaging aggregators and technology partners to work with operators and platform developers to form a common understanding, engage in trials and ultimately, deploy commercial launches. The A2P Labs allow participants to refine the Universal Profile 2.0 specification, with the aim of shaping RCS into the leading communication platform for consumers, operators and brands worldwide.
Operators, technology partners and service providers gain:
- The ability to shape and influence the specification
- The opportunity to add new features and services to RCS
- Partnership opportunities with other ecosystem players
- The opportunity to gain experience with an important new P2P and A2P technology