Pairing of leading softswitch and industry’s highest-density VoIP gateways expected to deliver new benefits to service providers in Asia and beyond
SINGAPORE – June 16th, 2010 – At the CommunicAsia 2010 industry conference in Singapore, TelcoBridges Inc., a leading provider of enabling technologies for telecom network convergence, value-added services, and network performance management, today announced that Xener Systems, Ltd., of Seoul, a leading provider of softswitch solutions, has agreed to undertake interoperability testing between TelcoBridges’ Tmedia™ family of VOIP gateways and Xener’s family of Class 4 and Class 5 softswitch solutions to ensure that they deliver optimum compatibility and performance to the marketplace.
“We are committed to providing customers of our market-leading family of softswitches with a choice of media gateway hardware to deploy with”, said Hyoung-Il Jun, Senior Vice President, Business Division, Xener Systems, Inc. “Based on our initial discussions, TelcoBridges Tmedia VOIP gateways can meet the needs of the most advanced network convergence and switch replacement projects, and we expect our testing efforts to bear that out.”
“Xener has demonstrated its technology leadership first in Korea and now more and more in the broader Asian market with a softswitch solution that meets the needs of the most demanding mobile and wireline service providers”, said Daniel Paradis, Director, Global Sales at TelcoBridges Inc. “We believe that by working with Xener to ensure interoperability between our own market-leading high-density VOIP gateways and their softswitch,we can assure service providers looking to achieve the next level of carrier-grade reliability, performance, and energy-efficiency that they can rest easy when choosing a solution based on Xener and TelcoBridges products.”
The Tmedia family of VOIP gateways offer connectivity options ranging from 1-1024 T1/E1/J1, 1-48 DS-3 or 1-48 STM-1 interfaces, scaling to over 32,000 universal voice channels in a single system. Recognized for their high density and energy efficiency, Tmedia media gateways provide support for SS7, ISDN, SIGTRAN, SIP, and H.248 in a single device, enabling them to perform the work of multiple devices while using the power, cooling and rack space of just one. This results in energy savings of up to 2/3rds when compared to competing products. For more information on TelcoBridges’ Media Gateway Partner Program, please visit the TelcoBridges web site at www.telcobridges.com.
Xener Systems is Korea’s number one NGN & VoIP solution vendor commanding over 70% softswitch market share in Korea as well as having a proven track record in the overseas market. Delivering top-of-the-class IP based service platforms and service solutions for NGN since its inception in February of 2000, Xener has outperformed and outpaced its competitors and has established itself as one of leading groups in NGN, packet-based convergence network technology. Today 8 of 9 major VoIP service providers in Korea including KT, SK Broadband, LG Telecom have adopted and deployed Xener’s VoIP solutions since Xener commenced the roll-out of Korea’s first softswitch in 2002. Xener’s VoIP, NGN and IMS platforms have been up and running in the field for a decade, currently catering to around 3 million end users in the domestic and overseas markets, which proves its carrier-class platform’s scalability and reliability to accommodate mass users. In addition, Xener has implemented the IMS/TISPAN-compliant 3G multimedia service solution for all Korean mobile carriers and recently has provided a large scale fixed-mobile-convergence service solutions over the Smartphone for Korea’s carriers and major enterprises. Meanwhile, Xener has expanded its global presence by supplying its solutions for the major overseas carries including Starhub (Singapore), Telecom Malaysia (Malaysia), Indosat (Indonesia) and T-Mobile (USA). The Company can be reached at its headquarters in 5F Hyundae Intellex Bd. 261 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, and Seoul, South Korea or on the internet at www.xener.com.
TelcoBridges is clearly defining the future of telecommunications technologies. With the industry’s premier unified hardware platform for network convergence, value-added services, and performance management, TelcoBridges is enabling service providers to meet and exceed their service goals while ensuring exceptional operating cost-efficiency. TelcoBridges’ channel partners, including value-added resellers, system integrators and solution developers, have delivered and deployed carrier-grade solutions in over 50 countries around the world. These include VoIP gateways, mobile value-added services, unified communications, network monitoring, lawful intercept, location-based services, and many others. TelcoBridges is a recognized leader within the telecom industry, ranked as #175 within the 2009 Deloitte North American Fast 500, thanks to its revenue growth, which exceeded 777% during the period spanning 2004-2008. For additional information, please visit http://www.telcobridges.com. For ongoing company news and events, follow TelcoBridges at http://twitter.com/telcobridges.
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