Leading OTT Service Provider leverages GENBAND’s market-leading solution to enhance subscriber services across Australia and Asia-Pacific
Frisco, TX, June 21, 2011 – GENBAND, a leading developer of IP infrastructure and application solutions, today announced that iVoisys, a leading international broadband phone service provider, has selected GENBAND’s A2™ Converged Application Server to support the delivery of hosted services to subscribers across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
As one of the largest Over The Top (OTT) service providers in the region, iVoisys will leverage GENBAND’s market-leading A2 Converged Application Server and comprehensive professional services, to support the delivery of cost-effective, advanced Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) voice, video, multimedia and web collaboration services to wholesale and retail consumer and small business customers.
“GENBAND’s innovative SIP-based IP solutions and technical expertise help us improve our competitive advantage and continue our rapid growth in the hosted business and residential markets by seamlessly expanding our network, not just in Australia, but across the region,” said Amadu Yahaya, Chief Operating Officer of iVoisys. “GENBAND’s A2 product is easily one of the most advanced multimedia application servers on the market and will be a key component of our future mobile and wireless offerings.”
iVoisys will leverage the GENBAND A2 platform’s capabilities to provide multimedia meet-me conferencing, web-collaboration and advanced business and residential voice services to end-user desktops and mobile handsets. GENBAND’s industry-leading technology and Professional Services will help enable iVoisys to realize measurable improvements in network stability and reliability. In addition, iVoisys subscribers will benefit from more productivity-enhancing services, such as GENBAND’s Personal Agent, Video and Web Collaboration applications.
“Innovative providers like iVoisys recognize that in order to grow and enhance their subscriber base, they need a reliable and scalable SIP applications server solution that can support the delivery of advanced communication capabilities like video, multimedia and web collaboration,” said Pablo Gargiulo, President of Global Sales, GENBAND. “We’re pleased that iVoisys chose GENBAND’s A2 to meet those needs and we look forward to working with them to help improve their customers’ communication experience.”
GENBAND’s A2 Converged Application Server is a carrier grade, full-featured telephony and multimedia applications server, currently servicing more than 14 million lines and 190 operators worldwide. The A2 provides consumer, business, SIP trunking, and unified communication for Mobile, Fixed Line, Broadband and Cable Operators. GENBAND Professional Services includes expert resources, tools and best practices to support the transformation from legacy technology to IP and mobility.
A pioneer of integrated business technology in Australia, iVoisys provides advanced retail internet telephony services, cutting-edge solutions and technical expertise to business customers. iVoisys supplies hosted business services under its own name, and to over 280,000 residential services as PennyTel.
The company’s PennyTel business is one of Australasia’s leading broadband phone services, with offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia.
GENBAND is a global leader of IP infrastructure and service solutions, enabling fixed, mobile and cable service providers around the world to evolve communications networks through IP innovation. The Company offers market-leading Switching, Networking and Service solutions, with products deployed in over 600 customer networks spanning more than 80 countries. GENBAND is headquartered in Frisco, Texas, and has operations in 50 countries. To learn more, visit us on the web at www.GENBAND.com.
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