“Rostelecom” has launched its own analog of Skype messenger “alle”
25.01.2017 0 Comments
“Rostelecom” has launched an application “alle”, is designed to share audio and video calls. During registration a user is a Russian telephone number with city code. This allows you to call from abroad in your city for tariffs of the Russian local fixed-line telephony. Until the end of the first half of “Hello” should appear in text messages — app will become a full-fledged messenger.
The app “alle” allows you to share audiosonique. In addition, the app users are free to communicate with each other using video calls. You can also call to any landline or mobile phone, but for a fee.
During registration the user is assigned a telephone number with city code, which can also make calls with subscribers of any operators. Dedicated number allows you to call from abroad in your city for tariffs of the Russian fixed-line telephony.
At this stage, users can only get a phone number with a code of Voronezh, but the company’s promise to expand the geography of service. In the first quarter of 2017, the application will be available in 16 cities of Russia.
“Run “alle” due to the high level of penetration of mobile devices and digitalization, — told “Izvestia” official representative “Rostelecom” Valery Kostarev. — Application of “Rostelecom” unlike similar services tied to fixed telephony. In fact, this “phone Home 2.0”.
While the app only gives Voronezh phone number, but the geography of promise to expand. “In the first quarter of 2017, the service will be available in 16 major cities across the country. Will add Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Yekaterinburg, Perm, Chelyabinsk, Vladivostok, Khabarovsk, Yakutsk, Krasnodar, Rostov-on-don, says Kostarev. — In each city under the service allocated resource of numbering fixed network”.
The service of Rostelecom is based on the development of a “new Cloud-based telephony,” the company “Svetets”. This company in February of 2016 won the design competition for the project “alle” for 43.7 million rubles. The app design has developed a subsidiary of JSC “Rostelecom”, JSC “Restream”, which received a contract for 3.5 million rubles.
The app “alle” is available for download in the App Store and Google Play.