T-Mobile Czech Republic selects Mavenir for IMS Core and RCS-e/VoLTE
Richardson, TX and Barcelona, Spain– Feb. 26, 2013 – Mavenir Systems, a leading provider of software-based networking solutions, today announced that it will provide both the converged IMS core and the Application Servers, supporting services across wireless, wireline and enterprise, to T-Mobile Czech Republic.
Mavenir’s end-to-end IMS solution is designed to deliver converged services from a common platform with the Converged Telephony Application Server (CTAS) and Rich Messaging Server (RMS), providing both Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Rich Communication Services (RCS-e) to T-Mobile Czech Republic.
“Our IMS initiative is about implementing a single converged Voice AS and IMS Core that will also support wireless and wireline segments. We provide the flexibility and innovation to accelerate time to market and lower TCO by minimizing network impacts, reducing complexity and harmonizing the architecture,” said Pardeep Kohli, President and CEO Mavenir Systems. “We are proud that Mavenir was selected as the RCS-e IM AS supplier for T-Mobile CZ and we are committed to successfully completing the RCS-e IM AS integration in T-Mobile’s multivendor network environment.”
“We continue with the development of the fastest network for our T-Mobile customers and the convergent Mavenir solution perfectly fits into our future strategy,” said Frank Meywerk, CTO at T-Mobile CZ. ”We selected Mavenir for their ability to solve and overcome IMS deployment challenges quickly, their proven know how and their solution portfolio in the converged IMS core space, as well as for their flexible application solution set (VoLTE and RCS-e).”
Mavenir’s European VoLTE/RCS Centre of Excellence located in Cologne, Germany supports the deployment of VoLTE and RCS solutions to mobile operators in Europe.
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About T-Mobile CZ:
T-Mobile Czech Republic has been operating in the Czech market since 1996. As of 30 September 2012, 5.4 million customers were using T-Mobile’s mobile services; T-Mobile thus remains the number-one operator in the Czech mobile market. T-Mobile is an integrated operator: in addition to mobile and fixed-line telecommunications services, it offers ICT and T-Mobile TV satellite TV services.
T-Mobile has long focused on the quality of its services. Independent tests have repeatedly confirmed that T-Mobile is the quality leader in 2G and 3G (UMTS FDD) data services, as well as in GSM voice service since its establishment, the company has placed emphasis on excellent customer service and proper conduct towards business partners, employees and the environment. T-Mobile has received, among other awards, Employer of the Year, Employer of the Decade, Company of the Year: Equal Opportunities, and the VIA Bona 2009 award for the involvement of its employees in philanthropic and volunteer activities. In 2012, the magazine World Finance named T-Mobile Czech Republic the Best Wireless Telecoms Provider in Eastern Europe.
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