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Don't be walled in with FaceTime: iPhone 4 Cross Platform Video Conferencing from Damaka

August 18, 2010 | Chris Payatagool
Damaka_iphone4_facetime.jpgDamaka Unveils Industry's First Cross Platform Video Conferencing Solution
for iPhone 4

Unprecedented Solution Utilizes Front Facing Camera, Supports Multi-Party
Video Calling, Sweeping, and Application and Desktop Sharing

RICHARDSON, Texas - Aug. 18, 2010 - Damaka, a technology pioneer in mobile unified communications and collaboration (UCC), today announced the launch of its industry first multi-party video conferencing solution for the new Apple iPhone 4.

Damaka's Amadeo platform offers a secure and reliable multi-party video
solution that utilizes the front-facing camera of the iPhone to enable users
to both send and receive video simultaneously over WiFi, 3G, and 4G
networks. Video conference sessions can be conducted cross platform, with
any other device using Amadeo, including Android, iPad, Symbian and
Windows Mobile devices.

"Since its introduction in June 2010, the Apple iPhone 4 has become an
extremely popular device for business and consumer users alike," said Ira
Weinstein, senior analyst and partner, Wainhouse Research. "The ability to
leverage the iPhone 4's front and rear facing cameras for live multi-party
video conference sessions with any other smartphone on any data network,
while simultaneously utilizing the various Damaka collaboration tools, will
be of great interest to the growing user base of iPhone users."

The Amadeo platform offers live multi-party video conferencing along with
the unique capability to toggle between front and rear cameras on the iPhone
during a live video calling session.  The solution includes features such as
application and desktop sharing with voice, editing, zooming and panning
capabilities; Presence; Instant Messaging and multi-party audio
conferencing.  The solution also features Sweeping technology, Damaka's
innovative method of transferring in-process sessions to and from multiple
devices, regardless of operating system or network.

"With analysts estimating that Apple will sell 35 to 36 million units this
year, it is clear that the iPhone 4 is a tremendously popular device for
both consumer and business users," said Siva Chaturvedi, CEO of Damaka.  "In
today's business environment which demands a higher degree of collaboration
and mobility than ever before, Damaka's Amadeo platform offers users an
unrivaled multi-party video conferencing and collaboration solution that
helps achieve higher levels of efficiency and productivity."

As a leader in live video calling for smartphones, Damaka is revolutionizing
the communication industry through the development of a converged media and
collaborative communication platform for IP based networks across the globe.
The groundbreaking Damaka mobile unified communications and collaboration
solution is available in both Peer-to-Peer (P2P) and traditional
client-server architectures.  Damaka's software application is based on
patented 'direct peering' P2P technology with a highly optimized footprint
for smartphones and support for various operating systems.  The Damaka
mobile UCC offering provides a unique solution for service providers,
enterprise organizations and small- and medium-sized businesses.

About Damaka, Inc.
Damaka (www.damaka.com) is an innovator in mobile unified communication and
collaboration (UCC) solutions. The company is changing the landscape of
mobile UCC by providing secure, real-time mobile video calling and mobile
collaboration solutions on all major smartphones and PC/MAC platforms,
enabling collaboration on any device, any network, anytime and anywhere.
Damaka's managed peer-to-peer SIP based software solutions feature Sweeping
technology, allowing users to seamlessly transfer in progress collaboration
sessions to and from various devices, including laptops, netbooks, tablets
and smartphones. Damaka was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in
Richardson, Texas, with additional offices in Chennai, India. For more
information on Damaka's technology and available solutions please visit
http://www.damaka.com.





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