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Movistar Introduces Movius myIdentities Deluxe "Mi Número Extra" In Argentina
Atlanta - October 3, 2012 - Movius Interactive Corporation, a global leader in communications applications announced today that Movistar Argentina has deployed the service “Mi Número Extra” based on the solution myIdentities Deluxe. The solution allows subscribers to have an additional telephone line on their mobile phone without the need to purchase another SIM card.
Movistar Argentina, member of the Grupo Telefónica Argentina has more than 16.8 million customers around the country, all now able to benefit from myIdentities Deluxe technology from Movius. This product launch is the continuation of a similar service launched by Telefónica México to its customers in November 2011.
“Our solution is now available for a bigger number of Movistar customers as a result of our joint work,” commented Dominic Gomez, Movius President and CEO.
“Our myIdentities Deluxe service becomes the most convenient, flexible and secure manner to manage multiple phone lines on the same device, which grants users more freedom and better control over their mobile communications,” Gómez added.
Argentina and México are the first to deploy this solution within an extensive list of countries where Telefónica operates. They are leading the launch of the myIdentities Deluxe service as part of an agreement between Movius and Telefónica International, which covers 13 of Telefónica’s mobile operations in Latin America.
By having the advantage of a second line on the same phone, users will be able to easily separate personal calls and messages from those related to their professional life and transfer calls to separate message voice systems at their convenience. This way, each phone number can be used and billed independently. Additionally, myIdentities Deluxe service users can easily activate or deactivate the service.
About Movistar Argentina
Movistar is the Grupo Telefónica wireless operator in Argentina and has more than 16.8 million subscribers in the country. This grants Movistar Argentina a local market leadership position for the launch of the most innovated products and services in mobile telephony.
At a global scale, Telefónica is the first company in Latin America, the second most integrated telecommunications company in the world and the third per stock market capitalization in the sector, servicing more than 309 million customers in 25 countries.
In Argentina Telefónica manages more than 16.8 million mobile lines, 1.666 million broadband access lines and 4.6 million fixed lines.
For more information about Grupo Telefónica, please visit the pressroom at http://www.telefonica.com.ar/saladeprensa