Openet to present at TM Forum Management World Africa 2011
September 21, 2011 - Openet
DUBLIN, Ireland – September 21, 2011 – Openet, the leading provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers,will today be presenting with Telkom SA at TM Forum Management World Africa. The session will focus on the operator’s successful 2010 entry into the crowded South African mobile market through the use of innovative services and promotions, many of which were enabled exclusively through Openet’s software.
WHAT: Case-study oriented presentation with Telkom SA
WHEN: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. SAST
WHERE: TM Forum Management World Africa 2011 at the Hilton Sandton in Johannesberg, South Africa
Now in its third year, TM Forum Management World Africa is one of the leading conferences focused on the African market. Openet will be participating in the Driving Service Innovation through Agile Business Operations track, which comprises all of Wednesday’s morning sessions. For the Company’s presentation, Openet’s Chief Marketing Officer, Mike Manzo, will be joined by Hugo van Zyl, Telkom SA’s Executive: Core, Applications and Services.
Both presenters will provide an in-depth examination of Telkom SA’s mobile rollout with its 8ta brand, along with the services 8ta has launched to gain market share and reduce customer churn. Specifically, the discussion will center on how the operator was able to utilize network software together with existing Telkom SA wireline assets to deploy innovative promotions and network initiatives. This unique presentation will provide attendees with a more regionalized understanding of software-driven initiatives that generate revenue and keep subscribers loyal.
Openet is the most innovative provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers, and a world leader in proven policy management solutions. To succeed, service providers in all markets must know their customers, deploy innovative business models and effectively monetize services. Openet's offerings are engineered to provide an optimal experience while minimizing cost and maximizing revenue—making the most of every network and customer. Ranked #1 by Infonetics, Openet’s Policy Manager and associated software has been deployed by operators in the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. For more information, please visit www.openet.com.