Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the Android Market where you must continue the download process. This download may not be available in some countries.
We are very excited to bring you IBM Sametime for Android! This gives you access to IBM's award-winning platform for Unified Communications on today's hottest Android devices.**** REQUIREMENT: The IBM Sametime Mobile Client for Android devices does not connect directly to a Sametime Community Server. The Sametime 8.5.2 IFR 1 Proxy Server must be deployed in your infrastructure environment in order for the Android Sametime client to work. Check with your IT department to see if this is the case. You will need to obtain the Sametime proxy server address and port and configure the client with that information.To configure the client after install enter the proxy server address in the server field in the format <proxy server name>:<proxy server port>, then enter your Sametime credentials and select the Next button.The client includes the following cool features: Person-to-person and Group chat Text-to-speech Photo sending and receiving Background message notification Corporate directory contact searching Searching contact list by name or number Broadcast announcements Customizable presence status Chat history Viewing your contact list by groups, favorites, or all Adding contacts and groups Robust Business Card Optionally, automatically updating your Sametime location using the phone's location capabilitiesIf you are using Sametime Unified Telephony (SUT), you also get the following: Place calls with SUT via the phone's dialer Click-to-call Receiving SUT calls Your off-hook telephone status reflected to desktop Sametime application users A called person's caller-id shows your SUT number, not your private cell phone number Control of call routing rules Setting the preferred device for receiving SUT callsFor more information on Sametime, visit http://www.ibm.com/sametime or join us at our Sametime Blog at http://www.ibm.com/sametimeblog.A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the web as http://www.ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtml. All references to names in the images refer to fictitious company and fictitious persons, designed for illustration purposes only.Content rating: Medium Maturity