Brightstar to promote Digital Turbine's technology platforms

Digital Turbine, Inc. (NASDAQ: APPS) and Brightstar Corp. have signed a global, multi-year agreement to provide value-added services to carriers and OEMs, the companies said.

Under the terms of the agreement, Brightstar may deploy Digital Turbine´s full suite of technology platforms, including Ignite, Marketplace and Pay across targeted market segments. Implementation is expected to begin in the second half of 2016.

Brightstar, a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp., manages mobile devices across the wireless ecosystem, providing B2B services to mobile manufacturers, operators, retailers, and enterprises. Brightstar reported global net revenues of approximately USD12.1 billion in 2015.

Digital Turbine works at the convergence of media and mobile communications, delivering end-to-end products and solutions for mobile operators, device OEMs, app advertisers and publishers, that enable efficient user acquisition, app management and monetization opportunities.