|[February 20, 2013]
Andorra Telecom Selects NetCracker to Deliver Comprehensive, End-to-End BSS/OSS Transformation
WALTHAM, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
NetCracker (News - Alert) Technology announced today that Andorra Telecom has selected
NetCracker as the single supplier of its Business and Operations Support
System. Leveraging NetCracker's comprehensive BSS/OSS, which is built on
a unified underlying platform, the new, fully convergent next-generation
infrastructure will provide customer management, product management,
revenue management, and service fulfillment and assurance capabilities.
Andorra Telecom is the national telecommunications operator and
regulator for the Principality of Andorra. The company provides mobile
and fixed voice, transmission data, Internet, and other supplementary
services for domestic and international telecommunications, and is also
responsible for managing the technical infrastructure and national
broadcasting networks for the country's radio and Terrestrial Digital
Building on the deployment of its nation-wide optical fiber network and
on its state-of-the-art mobile network, Andorra is focused on
strengthening its role as a service provider and bringing greater value
to its customers. The company will use NetCracker's end-to-end BSS/OSS
to ensure that its contracting, supply, invoicing, and service assurance
operations can support the company's new direction. The advanced
functionality utilizing a single, unified platform for BSS and OSS will
enable Andorra to simplify operations, increase automation, and improve
ease of use. This, in turn, will accelerate the rollout of new products,
reduce CapEx and OpEx, and enhance the customer experience.
"The transformation of our BSS/OSS infrastructure is an important first
step as we begin to transition our operations to more closely reflect a
service provider business model," said Jaume Salvat, CEO of Andorra
Telecom. "We chose NetCracker because of their comprehensive product and
services suite that will enable us to operationalize both BSS and OSS on
a single, end-to-end platform."
"Andorra Telecom has long been recognized for their progressive vision
and their reputation for taking a cutting-edge approach to technical
innovation and business development," said Andrew Feinberg, President
and CEO of NetCracker. "Their selection of NetCracker underscores the
industry trend toward utilizing a single, unified platform for BSS and
OSS. We look forward to working with Andorra as they achieve their
About NetCracker Technology
NetCracker Technology, a subsidiary of NEC (News - Alert) Corporation, is the leading
provider of BSS/OSS solutions to service providers around the
world. NetCracker's comprehensive, end-to-end BSS/OSS offering includes
billing, customer care, online rating & charging, resource and network
management, IT platforms, and service fulfillment & assurance, as well
as an extensive professional services portfolio that includes managed
services and end-to-end outsourcing. Our innovative, end-to-end BSS/OSS
solutions enable service providers to operationalize next-generation
connectivity, maximize the convergence of network and IT, monetize
content, and deliver a compelling customer experience. For more
information, please visit www.NetCracker.com.
NetCracker is a registered trademark of NetCracker Technology Corp. All
other company or product names mentioned in this press release may be
trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective companies with
which they are associated.
About NEC Corporation
NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network
technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By
providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the
company's experience and global resources, NEC's advanced technologies
meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings
more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower
people, businesses and society. For more information, visit NEC at http://www.nec.com.
NEC is a registered trademark of NEC Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
Other product or service marks mentioned herein are the trademarks of
their respective owners. © 2013 NEC Corporation.
About Andorra Telecom Corporation
Created in 1975, the Telecommunications Service of Andorra (in the
future Andorra Telecom) is the public operator that manages and
operates, exclusively in Andorra, telecommunications services in general
- landline, mobile telephone, transmission data, Internet and other
ancillary or supplementary services for telecommunications even
regarding to international communications.
Andorra Telecom is also responsible for managing the technical
infrastructure and national broadcasting networks related to radio and
Terrestrial Digital Television (TDT).
[ Back To IBM News 's Homepage ]