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Em

A unit of length used in printing. An em is one-sixth of an inch. It is also called a pica.

European Monetary System

A system established in 1979 whereby most member states of the European Economic Community linked their currencies to each other in anticipation of monetary integration. The first stage of the EMS was the European currency unit, then the ERM I, and, finally, the introduction of the euro and the ERM II. The European Monetary System also called for greater extension of credit between European countries. Among the methods the EMS used included the relative synchronization of national interest rates.

EMS

see EUROPEAN MONETARY SYSTEM.
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The solution features include personalized profiling options, support for non-MMS enabled terminals, intelligent email connectivity, voice messaging over MMS, and long-term message storage with personal multimedia albums.
Therefore, the MMS market in 2006 will increase rationally at an obviously lower speed.
Aicent also operates one of world's first and largest MMS Inter-working services, and provides SMS hubbing, mobile messaging delivery, and other value added services across all types of 2.
The implementation of Adamind MediaSpire(TM) platform has significantly improved our capabilities to deliver MMS services to our customers", said Patrick Scodeller, CTO, MobileOne Ltd.
The Directors believe that the growth in mobile messaging media adaptation will be driven by the growth in MMS usage.
Syniverse's MMS interoperability gateway provides the necessary interoperability to exchange MMS with subscribers on different networks, including performing the complex transcoding required between CDMA and GSM networks.
We believe using a hub solution is the best way to establish global MMS interconnection, and we look forward to connecting with many operator partners worldwide through our hub connection," he continues.
Comverse MMS A2P (Application-to-Person) Expeditor enabled 3 Italy to launch its popular Adesso 3 (Now 3) service, which delivers MMS multimedia messages showing up-to-the-minute content from subscriber-chosen Portale 3 information and entertainment groups including news, gossip, sports, etc.
This report gauges the potential for the Mobile Multimedia Service (MMS) market worldwide and - based on suppliers' and users' experience to date - sets out winning strategies for operators, handset manufacturers, as well as providers of MMS infrastructure, applications and content.
NEW YORK -- Mobixell Networks analysis finds that up to 20% of MMS messages sent may encounter interoperability problems
NASDAQ: CMVT), and the world's leading supplier of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communication services, today announced availability of Comverse MMS Exchange, a central hub enabling multiple network operators to interconnect their MMS multimedia messaging services in a simple and flexible manner.
Once Aicent platform detects that the text language cannot be supported by the recipient's handset, it converts the text, whether written in the SMS or MMS format, into a picture image and then delivers it as an MMS message through the Aicent MMS hub, therefore guarantees the proper text display by the recipient.