CLX Communications and Ericsson Sign Global Licensing Agreement to Provide Mobile Operators with SMS Software Solutions

25 January, 2016

Ericsson (NYSE: ERIC) and CLX Communications' (Nasdaq Stockholm: CLX) operator division, Symsoft, have signed a global licensing agreement where Ericsson will license Symsoft SMS Software Solutions to mobile network operators.

Mobile messaging is an important part of mobile operators' service portfolio. Ericsson, a world leader in communications technology and services, has signed a global licensing agreement with Symsoft, the operator division of CLX Communications, to help mobile operators make the most of the success of text messaging (SMS).

The exclusive framework agreement follows Ericsson's successful evaluation of Symsoft SMS solutions. The evaluation included technical evaluation of software and services as well as commercial, operational and financial evaluation to ensure best value for Ericsson's customers.

The SMS Software Solutions licensing agreement includes Symsoft's SMSC, A2P SMSC, USSD and SMS Firewall software solutions and services. The value of the contract is dependent on the success of the mutual collaboration between Ericsson and Symsoft.

Johan Rosendahl, Managing Director for Symsoft, comments: "This agreement is a fantastic testimony of our operator division's strong SMS solution and service portfolio." Rosendahl continues: "There is a great cultural fit between our two companies and we are proud and excited about the opportunity to work together with Ericsson - a world leader in communications technology and services."

For more information, please contact:
Johan Rosendahl, Managing Director, Symsoft, +46 8 566 166 00,
Odd Bolin, CFO, CLX Communications, +46 8 32 75 10,

About Symsoft
Symsoft is the operator unit of CLX Communications. Symsoft is a trusted partner to mobile operators providing advanced solutions related to Real-Time BSS, Value Added Services (including SMS software solutions), MVNO services and Network Security. For more information please visit

About CLX Communications
CLX Communications (CLX) is a leading global provider of cloud-based communications services and solutions to enterprises and mobile operators. Mobile communications services from CLX make it possible for enterprises to communicate globally with people and connected devices (Internet of Things, IoT) swiftly, securely and cost-effectively. CLX's solutions enable business-critical communication worldwide via mobile messaging services (SMS), voice services and mobile connectivity services for IoT. The Group is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, and has sales offices in more than 10 countries. For more information, please visit

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