Intrinsyc joins Open Handset Alliance
Will Support Market Expansion of Android Platform with Complementary Software and Services
VANCOUVER, BC – June 1, 2011 – Intrinsyc Software International, Inc. (TSX: ICS) (“Intrinsyc”), a leading Android™ software solutions provider to the global mobile device community, today announced that it is bolstering its support of the Android device market with the announcement of membership in the Open Handset Alliance (OHA). The OHA is a consortium with over 80 mobile industry members that are strongly committed to promoting the open and royalty free Android platform.
Intrinsyc was an early supporter of the Android platform and has been a key contributor to the rapid adoption of Android on smartphone, e-reader and tablet platforms, having successfully delivered numerous project engagements with industry leading device manufacturers and silicon vendors.
In addition to providing the engineering expertise on award winning mobile devices, Intrinsyc developed and licensed device management and telephony software to accelerate their time to market. Intrinsyc’s RapidRIL™ provides a fast and reliable solution for Android telephony and has been licensed by several Original Equipment Manufacturers (“OEM”), Silicon Vendors, and Modem Vendors.
Intrinsyc also has valuable expertise in Android application development as a result of the development of navigation/LBS applications that are used by leading Android smartphone manufacturers, such as LG Electronics, and sold through Android Market™ under the brand name Destinator®.
Android is enjoying enormous success as a complete and open platform for smartphone development and is expanding as a great fit for tablets, and other consumer devices,” stated Tracy Rees, Intrinsyc’s Chief Executive Officer. “Intrinsyc is a leading enabler of the Android platform and looks forward to building on our commercialization efforts with new software and services engagements.”
About Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.
Intrinsyc empowers device makers, mobile operators, and silicon vendors to deliver compelling, next generation mobile devices faster with higher quality, and differentiating innovation. Intrinsyc provides complete product development solutions that leverage its extensive Android and Linux experience. Intrinsyc expertise covers the whole range of platform level software creation, middleware, and application development. Intrinsyc is publicly traded (TSX: ICS) and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, with operations in China, Taiwan and the United States.
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