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Amika Mobile and Firehot Solutions Inc. Team Up to offer Email to SMS Service
Ottawa, May 14, 2008 - Amika Mobile, the pioneer in the delivery of key mobile content including emergency alerts to any mobile phone, and Firehot Solutions Inc., provider of IT System Management Solutions, announce that they have signed a partnership agreement to offer key Email-to-SMS content for any mobile phone on the Firehot Mobile-Message portal.
This mobile Internet service by Firehot Solutions provides users with a cost-effective critical Email to SMS solution for consumers and business users at 10% of the cost of typical mobile messaging solutions. The service supports mobile message alerts from multiple email accounts, including all the popular ones such as, Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, Rogers and Sympatico, allowing you to monitor and read your critical email content from anywhere, at anytime, and any place on any mobile phone from any carrier in North America.
"The killer application for mobile phones is messaging, where over 215 Billion emails and 500 Billion SMS text messages are exchanged each and every day", stated Sue Abu-Hakima, Amika Mobile President/CEO. "Firehot Solutions service allows any mobile user to receive and respond to key emails promptly through SMS, increasing their productivity and boosting business performance. This capability is particularly important for small businesses or work from home users who cannot afford to pay high data fees and do not want to have all their emails flooding their mobile phones."
"We are very excited about our partnership with Amika Mobile", said Michael Pichette, Firehot Solutions Managing Director. "Their innovative and highly advanced service platform has allowed us to offer mobile messaging to SMB customers very quickly and cost effectively. Our subscribers do not need to sign long term contracts and we are offering a range of flexible pricing plans which leverage what mobile email users need today".
Further information concerning Firehot Mobile-Message may be found at www.firehotsolutions.net.
Amika Mobile is privately held and specializes in emergency mass notification solutions. Its vision is Save Lives on Any Device Any Network. Its AMS products alert over WiFi, SMS, Email, VoIP, PA systems, Message Boards and the Web. It also delivers critical email-to-SMS alerts. The emergency alerts are ideal for those concerned with public safety as per FEMA's FPC 65 directive for emergency notification systems. Its mobile solutions are device and network independent. Amika Mobile has won 12 awards and was named an IDC Top 10 Mobile Solution to watch. Amika Mobile sells products through partners and system integrators and it OEMs to service providers and platform vendors focusing on North America and Europe with later expansion to Asia. All copyrights, trademarks and trade names are property of Amika Mobile. See www.amikamobile.com.
Firehot Solutions Inc. is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. The company provides Information Technology (IT) resources and software solutions targeted at assisting a small or medium sized business (SMB) with IT issues that they neither have the time nor employees to deal with. Bringing over 25 years of IT experience to the table, the Firehot Solutions team prides itself on providing unique alternatives to IT requirements, while adding true value to the client's bottom line. www.firehotsolutions.com.
Contacts
Amika Mobile Corporation
Contact: Ghanwa El-Hoss
Title: Media Relations
Phone: 613-599-4445 x142
Email: email
Contact: Dr. Suhayya Abu-Hakima
Title: President/ CEO
Phone: 613-599-4445 x142
Firehot Solutions Inc.
Contact: Michael Pichette
Title: Managing Director
Phone: 613-825-0321
Email: mpichette@firehotsolutions.com