Dublin, Ireland and Reston, VA, August 28th, 2006; Openet Telecom (“Openet”), the leading provider of active mediation, charging and rating solutions, today announced that Grupo Iusacell (“Iusacell”), a leading mobile services provider in Mexico, selected Openet to deliver charging and rating capabilities for all of the carrier’s pre- and post-paid data service offerings.
“Iusacell’s strategic approach is to focus on mobile data products and services. With third generation CDMA network and EVDO, Iusacell offers innovative mobile telephony and data services which place the company as a leading edge technology operator” said Eduardo Kuri, COO of Iusacell.
Iusacell selected the Openet FusionWorks™ products for their performance, availability, and scalability while working in converged deployments and integrating with existing network or billing infrastructure. The Openet solution will enable Iusacell to improve data services delivery with flexible pricing models to meet their subscribers’ needs.
Openet’s FusionWorks™ ActiveCharge and ActiveRate products will enhance infrastructure assets in Iusacell and provide an economical platform for the creation of innovative billing models to Iusacell’s post and prepaid subscriber base. The solution enables Iusacell to rapidly roll out new services and in turn create new kinds of value for customers, differentiation in the marketplace and new revenue for shareholders.
“This recent win with Iusacell demonstrates Openet’s ability to meet evolving Operator requirements and facilitate the provision of new mobile services” said Apollo Guy, VP Sales Americas, “Openet was chosen as the best technical solution in the market with the most experience with other major customers in this emerging area where wireless service providers wish to maximize their data services ARPU and give their customers more choices in accessing and paying for data services.”
Openet’s new deployment at Iusacell is one of several FusionWorks™ ActiveCharge and ActiveRate installations in North America.
Openet is a leading worldwide provider of event processing and transaction management solutions. The Transactional Intelligence of the company's solutions extracts increased value from diverse service provider networks, enabling rapid introduction of new services and reliable, cost-effective management of existing services. Openet is focused on delivering best-in-class network edge solutions and specialized engagement processes that create business value from network activity. A global company, Openet's implementations include long-running engagements with the world's leading service providers such as British Telecom, Orange, AT&T and Verizon Wireless. For more information, visit www.openet.com