The overall objective of MOBIVAS (Mobile Value-Added Services) has been to develop architectural approaches and prototypical implementations of integrated software platforms and systems, which enable the flexible provision of Value-Added Services (VAS) in mobile communication networks. These platforms should be adaptable to different network services and technologies and would constitute new opportunities for third-party Value-Added-Service Providers (VASPs). A key objective of MOBIVAS has been to develop innovative and modular network components for the seamless and efficient service provision in converging existing network. The MOBIVAS intelligent application platform provides for the integration of 4 basic entities, namely the contracted Value Added Service Provider, the Operator and network infrastructure, the Access network and the End user. The MOBIVAS platform has coped with major issues like charging/billing, authentication, security etc.
• THALES Communications S.A.
• University of Athens
• Ecole Nationale Superieure de Telecommunications
• Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation (OTE) S.A.
• NEC Europe LTD – CCRLE
• OTE Consulting
• Technical University of Berlin• University of Surrey