January 20, 2004
Contract for unified convergent mediation platform valued at nearly $1 million.
Atlanta/London, January 20, 2004 – Intec Telecom Systems, a global provider of Operations Support Systems (OSS) for fixed, wireless, and IP/next generation networks, today announced an Inter-mediatE™ software deal with Manchester, UK-based telecommunications company Your Communications. The contract, valued at nearly $1 million, enhances Intec’s existing agreement with the company. Under the terms of the new contract, Intec will upgrade Your Communications’ mediation platform to create a more powerful multi-service network using Inter-mediatE’s fully convergent mediation technology.
“Intec’s mediation solution will provide us with one unified platform, providing the opportunity for cost of ownership savings while offering unparalleled innovation and service to our customers,” said Gary Clarkson, Operations Director from Your Communications. “Intec’s reputation for cutting-edge technology and superior delivery capability will help guarantee the success of the project, thereby offering us the possibility of seeking market advantages from the moment we go live with the Inter-mediatE solution.”
Your Communications offers voice, data and mobile services to businesses throughout the UK, both directly to end-users through its Business Communications channel and to selected resellers through its Wholesale channel. It is part of the United Utilities group, a FTSE100 company.
“Intec is very pleased to have secured another business agreement with Your Communications, one of the leading business to business telecom companies in Britain,” says Intec’s CEO Kevin Adams. “As the company rolls out new products and services Intec’s mediation system will be customized to reflect the changes, ensuring that Your Communications is able to quickly and accurately charge for all network traffic.”
Intec’s Inter-mediatE solution will be used to support Your Communications’ real-time. fixed billing and, potentially in the future, wireless and content billing. Inter-mediatE is considered one of the world’s most scalable, flexible and powerful convergent mediation systems, with proven ability to gather, process and distribute usage data from any kind or size of network. Its distributed, component-based architecture will adapt quickly to Your Communications’ business needs, thereby delivering the highest quality of information to its downstream systems.