Aicent is a mobile data service provider that enables leading mobile operators to develop, manage and offer next-generation mobile services. Its offerings encompass two mutually supporting areas. Aicent builds, owns and operates managed mobile data networks that offer seamless data roaming, messaging delivery including MMS, and other traffic across all leading Asia PAC operators and networks. It also develops and offers value-added mobile data services to operators, ISPs and enterprise customers with regional and international mobile data.
Founded in 2000, Aicent is based in San Jose, California, USA, and has local offices, development teams and network operation centres in major Asian countries. iGlobe first invested in 2003, playing an active role in streamlining the operations of the company.
Aicent's market positioning was unique. Its association with China mobile and China Unicom helped the company build their network with over 60 mobile operators around the world within five years. Its innovative mobile data services built a bridge between the IP world and the wireless world, delivering powerful wireless communications services to mobile operators.
Aicent now serves two billion mobile users in 83 countries through more than 140 mobile operators. With its network reaching nearly every GPRS/3G operator around the world, Aicent operates one of the industry's largest GPRS and 3G network eXchanges supporting GRX, CRX, 4G and WiFi roaming services. It provides mobile messaging interworking services for MMS and SMS and operates one of the world's largest multimedia messaging exchanges. Its award-winning mBridge service easily enables global delivery of MMS messages to any phone.