Isabella Products, a mobile Internet device and services
company, announced that it has selected Vodafone to provide wireless
connectivity to its range of mobile products and services in Europe.
Under the exclusive two year deal,
Vodafone will supply connectivity and its Machine to Machine (M2M) platform so
users can instantly and wirelessly share content, such as pictures with friends
and family on Isabella’s products.
A Vodafone SIM card will be built into every Isabella
mobile device – Vizit – giving universal and reliable access to a range of M2M
services. Vodafone’s high performance networks and M2M management system will
give Isabella central control over how
they wirelessly enable and roll out their products across the continent.
Vizit Consumers will be able to send digital photos,
picture messages, and other image-based content over the Vodafone mobile
network to Vizit’s large 10.4″ full-touch interactive display. With Vizit’s
unique wireless email address, proprietary user interface, and cellular
connectivity, Vizit users will experience a rich, yet effortless, 2-way photo
Vizit is the first digital photo frame to provide users
with the ability to Reply to a photo in real time from the device and to
Forward a photo onto even more family and friends over the mobile broadband
Vizit and Mini are exciting examples of innovative
mobile Internet devices that will quickly and conveniently connect family and
friends. By connecting over Vodafone’s mobile network, Isabella customers will
be able to share photos and memories in real time,” said Erik Brenneis, head,
Mini Consumers can now share photos, picture messages,
and other image-base content directly with their existing digital photo frame
or digital television by using Mini, the world’s first 3G USB stick dedicated
to photo-sharing. Users simply plug Mini into their existing digital photo
frame or digital television’s USB 2.0 slot and instantly connect it to
Isabella’s VizitMe content management service.
Each Mini has its own unique wireless email address for
friends and family to send photos to just about any digital photo frame or
digital television using their mobile phone or email. Photos are stored
securely on Mini making it the perfect portable photo album.
VizitMe- Isabella’s product portfolio is supported by its
proprietary mobility and content management service, VizitMe. This cloud-based
service provides carrier-class subscriber management and secure content
management. Users are able to create a Friends contact list for each of their
devices, upload new content, remotely manage their device experience, and
subscribe to 3rd party content and services all from a Web portal.
We are extremely excited to partner with Vodafone for
the European marketplace. The enormous global footprint of the Vodafone network
and their ability to provide us with a robust M2M management platform will
allow Isabella to successfully launch innovative mobile devices and services
throughout the region,” said Matthew I. Growney, founder and CEO, Isabella
By Telecomlead.com Team