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Sylantro and Leapstone Announce Service Delivery Partnership

December 14, 2004

 

sylantroThe combination of Sylantro hosted IP solutions and Leapstone content management systems will offer carriers new service delivery options.

Sylantro Systems Corp and Leapstone Systems today announced a partnership to deliver fully integrated business and consumer VoIP offerings for telecommunications service providers worldwide.

Sylantro Systems delivers hosted IP-PBX and IP Centrex applications, voice VPNs and consumer broadband applications via its carrier-grade feature server, which has telco-grade scalability, reliability, operability and regulatory compliance required for massively scalable carrier deployments up to millions of users.

Leapstone Systems delivers intelligent service delivery and content management solutions to network operators through its Communications Convergence Engine product suite, which enables operators to accelerate revenues via rapid service introduction and reduce costs via simplified integration and better management of network resources.

The companies already have deployments together in a large-scale U.S. RBOC network, and are currently in trials with other incumbent service providers. Their interoperability and partnership is expected to allow carriers to provide their own differentiated applications to end customers.

Atreus Systems Signs OEM Telcordia to Deliver VoIP

May 20, 2004

 

Telcordia® Technologies, Inc., a global provider of telecommunications software and services, today announced a strategic OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) partnership agreement with Atreus Systems™, a provider of software solutions for the rapid creation and delivery of IP (Internet Protocol) services. Under the agreement, Telcordia will market and sell the Atreus xAuthority™ Service Fulfillment solution for Voice Over IP (VoIP) and other advanced services like IP Centrex and Messaging, as part of its Telcordia Elementive™ Portfolio.

Ottawa, Ontario, May 17, 2004 – Telcordia® Technologies, Inc., a global provider of telecommunications software and services, today announced a strategic OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) partnership agreement with Atreus Systems™, a provider of software solutions for the rapid creation and delivery of IP (Internet Protocol) services. Under the agreement, Telcordia will market and sell the Atreus xAuthority™ Service Fulfillment solution for Voice Over IP (VoIP) and other advanced services like IP Centrex and Messaging, as part of its Telcordia Elementive™ Portfolio.

“As service providers zero in on higher-margin, value-added services, the complexity of the operational challenges behind these initiatives grows,” explains Larry Goldman, Partner, OSS Observer. “The solution from Telcordia and Atreus will help streamline and automate the creation and provisioning of VoIP and other advanced data and application services in order to support the initiatives of service providers to capture new revenue streams and reduce churn.”

The ability to rapidly deliver advanced, IP-based service bundles requires managing complex processes and devices throughout the network. The partnership combines Telcordia’s ability to enable flow-through activation and provisioning of leading softswitch, application server and media gateway vendors with Atreus’s service fulfillment solution to support development and delivery of advanced VoIP services. Through self-service web portals, the partnership offers VoIP ordering, fulfillment and group management functions to dramatically reduce operating expenses and improve customer satisfaction. Service providers will also maximize the revenue potential of VoIP with the ability to easily create differentiated packages to target specific business customer needs.

“Our agreement with Atreus compliments our Elementive strategy to streamline the creation, provisioning and management of next-generation network applications and services to deliver cost-effective, end-to-end revenue-generating solutions for service providers,” said Chris Drake, Group Senior Vice President, New Generation Systems, Telcordia Technologies. “Our open, configurable Elementive Portfolio, combined with Atreus’ expertise in automated service definition and fulfillment, delivers the market’s only operations solution for flexible and user customizable service introduction, fulfillment and assurance for VoIP and other advanced services.”

“Atreus is pleased to announce an OEM agreement with Telcordia as it furthers our ability to provide our joint customers with cost-effective solutions for advanced services like IP Centrex,” said Len Castelli, Vice President of Business Development & Product Management at Atreus Systems. “As profits from traditional services continue to decline, Telcordia Elementive Portfolio gives providers a low-risk, adaptable solution that fulfills their customer’s VoIP needs today, while supporting their future requirements for converged voice, video and data.”

TeleGea to show VoIP Delivery Management Solution

March 29, 2004

 

Innovative VoIP Solution Enhanced to Support Additional Deployment Scenarios.

Waltham, MA (March 25, 2004) – TeleGea, a leading provider of software solutions for rapid IP service delivery, today announced its presence at next week’s Voice on the Net (VON) Conference & Expo in Santa Clara. Spring 2004 VON is being held March 28-April 1, 2004 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. TeleGea’s upgraded VoIP Delivery Management Solution will be showcased in a demonstration of automated service delivery. In addition, TeleGea executive Kevin Farrell will speak to the challenges of delivering hosted services like IP Centrex, and the innovative solution approaches now making VoIP a reality for market-leading service providers and enterprises.

TeleGea’s VoIP Delivery Management Solution uniquely combines automation, integration and visualization capabilities that solve the business and operational challenges of delivering hosted VoIP services. Building on recent customer wins, TeleGea continues to expand its customer base by enabling service providers to open new wholesale and retail channels and efficiently deliver innovative hosted services like IP Centrex and residential voice. The latest release (3.1) of the VoIP Delivery Management Solution, powered by TeleGea’s Accelerator PlatformTM (AP), expands support for deployments leveraging open source infrastructure, as well as offering additional capabilities for the consolidated management and control of multiple resellers and partner channels. “Our 3.1 release was driven by our customers’ requirements to leverage open source technologies to lower their total cost of ownership,” said Kevin Farrell, Vice President of Product Management. “With this release, we can now offer service providers a flexible solution that can grow with their business and effectively support evolution of both their service offerings and technology architectures.”

Service providers seeking cost and performance benefits can now leverage alternatives such as Linux, JBossTM and MySQL®, in addition to traditional commercial products from vendors such as Oracle, BEA and Sun. Additionally, TeleGea’s VoIP solution adds pre-packaged support for residential voice services, rounding out coverage for the full range of hosted residential and business services currently being offered. The VoIP Delivery Management Solution, powered by AP 3.1, has been in trials with beta customers since early February, and is now Generally Available.

Beginning Monday, March 29, 2004, TeleGea will present its showcase demonstration, automating hosted VoIP service delivery over an active network on the show floor. During exhibit hours, visitors to booth 705/707 can view the live demonstration in action. In addition, Kevin Farrell is the featured speaker in a session focused on the potential for VoIP services in the enterprise and strategies for eliminating the challenges in creating and delivering such services.