NTT Com’s ClearConference IP phone conference service offers the following new features as of October 22.
- Mail for assembling members can be sent to mobile phones using KDDI’s EZweb and Softbank’s Yahoo! Keitai mobile Internet services in addition to DoCoMo’s i-mode service.
- The organizer can verify the number of participants by simply dialing a certain telephone number. Previously, organizers could only obtain this information by accessing a website via mobile phone or PC.
- India, Chile, Peru, Portugal, South Africa and Mexico have been added to the service area for a total of 48 countries in all.
- Responding to customer requests to use satellite phones in the event of a natural disaster, Immarsat, Iridium and Thuraya satellite mobile phones can be used.