Flexible, scalable BroadWorks communication platform meets feature requirements for a broad range of business customers
GAITHERSBURG, MD, April 12, 2012 – BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT, news, filings), today announced Telekom Slovenia Group, Slovenia's leading telecommunications operator, has chosen the BroadWorks® platform to power its IP Centrex offering which targets the Slovenian enterprise and government market.
Telekom Slovenia Group has experienced significant growth of business IP telephony users in recent years, and currently serves more than 2.3 million users of mobile services, as well as more than one million residential and commercial users of fixed telephony, and 'triple play' services including voice, IPTV and Internet services. The operator selected the BroadWorks platform as it sought to expand Telekom Slovenia's comprehensive portfolio of fixed, mobile, Internet and state-of-the-art integrated telecommunication solutions to include in-demand enterprise services such as video, call center and messaging.
"Telekom Slovenia serves a diverse range of customers, including small businesses, large enterprises and government agencies - each with its own set of feature and functionality requirements - and BroadWorks has proven itself uniquely suited to meet each of their communications needs," said Andrej Kristan, Product Manager Managed Services at Telekom Slovenia. "BroadSoft has established a premier reputation in the European region, and enables us to provide customers with superior features, flexibility and cost savings over traditional public switched networks. We look forward to expanding our relationship."
Telekom Slovenia benefits from a single application platform from which it can quickly, seamlessly and cost-effectively deploy IP Centrex services to:
Large enterprises and government organizations - BroadWorks enables Telekom Slovenia to deliver enhanced call center capabilities, comprehensive front office/auto-attendant tools, and unified messaging, voicemail, voicemail to email. Additionally, the service enables Telekom Slovenia to support integrated communications for multi-location enterprises.
Small and medium-sized enterprises - By leveraging a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model, Telekom Slovenia's SME customers experience a rich set of enhanced capabilities for hosted voice without the operational and maintenance expenses associated with on-premises PBX equipment.
"We believe deploying bandwidth-intensive services such as video and voice translates into an enhanced end-user experience and new revenue opportunities for Telekom Slovenia," said Leslie Ferry, vice president marketing, BroadSoft. "As is the case with service providers across the globe, increased competition demands rapid innovation and differentiation. Using BroadWorks, Telekom Slovenia will be able to roll out services that enhance business productivity and communication."
This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements may be identified by their use of terms and phrases such as "believe," "enable," "will," and other similar terms and phrases, and such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the statements regarding the benefits to Telekom Slovenia of using the BroadWorks platform to deploy IP Centrex and other services and offerings for its customers. The outcome of the events described in these forward-looking statements is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results anticipated by these forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to financial and other benefits to BroadSoft resulting from the deployment of the BroadWorks platform by Telekom Slovenia and the adoption of services using the BroadWorks platform by Telekom Slovenia's customers, as well as those factors contained in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, on February 29, 2012,and in BroadSoft's other filings with the SEC. All information in this release is as of April 12, 2012. Except as required by law, BroadSoft undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement made herein for any reason to conform the statement to actual results or changes in its expectations.
BroadSoft provides software that enables mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to deliver voice and multimedia services over their IP-based networks. The Company's software, BroadWorks®, enables service providers to provide enterprises and consumers with a range of cloud-based, or hosted, IP multimedia communications, such as hosted IP private branch exchanges, video calling, unified communications, collaboration and converged mobile and fixed-line services.
About The Telekom Slovenije Group
The Telekom Slovenije Group is Slovenia`s leading and most advanced telecommunications operator in all key segments of the well-developed and highly competitive Slovenian market, delivering a comprehensive portfolio of fixed, mobile, Internet and state-of-the-art integrated telecommunication solutions via its modern proprietary network. Beyond its clear number one presence in Slovenia, Telekom Slovenia Group is present in several high growth markets in Southeast Europe, in Croatia, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo and Albania. The Group's acquisition of 50% stake in Gibtelecom, Gibraltar's dominant fixed, mobile and Internet operator, represents further steps in the strategy to extend Telekom Slovenije's geographic footprint into selected Southeast European and Mediterranean markets. www.telekom.si
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