Korean Telecom giant KT (News - Alert) has licensed SPIRIT DSP’s TeamSpirit Voice Engine Mobile, an SDK (Software Development Kit) that enables high-definition (HD) VoIP (voice over IP) calling on broad range mobile devices.
Officials with SPIRIT DSP said that TeamSpirit Engine is a SDK for real-time IP calling/conferencing communications, allowing business application developers and service providers to offer superior quality communications products to millions of global users.
The TeamSpirit Engine software uniquely combines scalable echo- and noise-free audio with scalable video, a necessary marriage to ensure the highest quality conferencing experience.
"With the growing popularity of VoIP calling in Asia Pacific, coupled by the sheer volume of mobile data usage, the problem of lost or jammed traffic becomes a real barrier for smooth, quality communications over mobile networks," said Alexander Kravchenko, VP sales, SPIRIT, in a statement.
Kravchenko said that the priorities of consumers and businesses are shifting from an experience that's 'good enough' to a demand for a higher quality mobile HD VoIP experience that SPIRIT engine delivers to KT's millions of mobile subscribers.
SPIRIT DSP is a voice and video over IP engines provider.
TMCnet in February reported that VoIP and IP provider SPIRIT DSP had announced that it will extend its license with telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei (News - Alert) Technologies, The deal will bolster both companies’ unified communication and FMC solutions portfolios.
In the agreement, Huawei (which has been a SPIRIT customer since 2007) has agreed to use SPIRIT’s voice and video engines with several of its hardware platforms, including those that utilize IP Multimedia Subsystems, UC and Fixed Mobile Convergance.
The additions will also give Huawei’s carrier customers access to a PC video softphones.
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Edited by Rich Steeves