Comptel's solution will ensure services are delivered on the government-funded National Broadband Network
Helsinki, Finland - Comptel Corporation (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: CTL1V), the leading vendor of dynamic Operations Support System (OSS) software, today announced a new, multi-year contract with Australia's NBN Co to supply Comptel Fulfillment. The solution will support the delivery of IP services on the ground-breaking broadband network NBN Co are currently deploying.
NBN Co Limited is tasked and funded by the Australian Government to design, build and operate a next generation National Broadband Network (NBN) that will connect 93% of all Australian premises with fibre based services, and the remaining 7% with next generation wireless and satellite technologies. NBN Co will use Comptel's catalog-driven fulfillment solution, including logical and service inventory and service lifecycle management, to ensure wholesale services are delivered fast and efficiently on the network to the retail channels.
o For Comptel, this is a major agreement with a new customer. NBN Co will eventually provide nationwide services to be accessible at approximately 10 million premises in Australia
o Comptel was selected after a comprehensive evaluation of all the solutions on the market
o The delivery will be done in collaboration with Comptel partner Alcatel-Lucent
o This NBN network project is a multi-billion dollar investment, and will be
Australia's single largest building infrastructure project in the nation's history
o "We wanted a catalog-driven fulfillment solution, to ensure a highly-automated order processing at volume", says Peter Wills, OSS Development Manager at NBN Co.
o "The NBN project is a very high profile project. Developments are being followed closely not just in Australia, but also worldwide. We are very proud to play a part in this exciting project, and look forward to working with NBN Co and Alcatel-Lucent", says Mika Korpinen, Senior Vice President, Asia-Pacific
o For more information about NBN Co, please visit www.nbnco.com.au
o For more information about Comptel, please visit www.comptel.com.
o Connect with Comptel on its blog, The Dynamics of OSS, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. Also visit the company's YouTube channel.
OSS, fulfillment, IP
About NBN Co
NBN Co is an Australian government-owned business enterprise formed in mid-2009 to design, build and operate the NBN. The NBN will enable high-speed broadband to be delivered to all Australian households and businesses through a combination of fibre to the premise, wireless and satellite. NBN Co is operating a wholesale-only, open-access network, and making its wholesale services available to retail service providers on non-discriminatory terms. The total projected capital cost of the 9.5-year construction project is AUD$36 billion. Further information about NBN Co is available from www.nbnco.com.au
About Comptel Corporation
Comptel Dynamic OSS solutions enable telecom service providers to deliver services flexibly and charge them effectively. Comptel's wide expertise in service fulfilment, mediation and charging empowers our customers to focus on delivering innovative services. Comptel has provided software solutions to 280 service providers with 800 million subscribers in 85 countries. The Group has about 600 employees world-wide and net sales were EUR 78 million in 2010. www.comptel.com
Olivier Suard, Marketing Director
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