Red Bend Extends Agreement with Sony

Mobile software management firm Red Bend has extended its global license agreement with Sony Mobile to provide firmware over-the-air (FOTA) updating for Sonys Xperia handsets.

Red Bends vRapid Mobile FOTA solution, which will be integrated into a range of Sony smartphones and tablets, enables firmware updates to run in the background without disruption to the users activity, and boasts a range of patented technologies.

Red Bend has worked together with Sony Mobile to provide remote software updating services since 2004.