Policy and subscriber network solution will enable Open Mobile to rapidly launch new LTE data services; manage and monetize mobile data with real-time policy control
ST. LOUIS - Amdocs (NYSE: DOX), the leading provider of customer experience systems, today announced that Open Mobile, a leading mobile operator in Puerto Rico, has selected Bridgewater's advanced policy and subscriber network control solution, for its new Long Term Evolution (LTE) network.
The Bridgewater solution will enable Open Mobile, a Bridgewater customer since 2007, to rapidly launch new LTE data services such as the creation of volume-based packages with pre-set quotas, real-time subscriber redirection to top-up service quotas, and roaming controls to manage data usage and prevent mobile bill shock. The solution will also allow Open Mobile to manage and monetize mobile data with real-time policy control and improve subscriber transparency with dynamic notifications when service quotas are reached.
"We selected the Bridgewater solution because of its innovative 'control-plane-in-a-box' approach, which bundles real-time policy control with sophisticated subscriber, device, and service management capabilities, giving us a competitive differentiation through targeted service tiers and flexible pre-purchase service packages," said Edgar Jaen, Open Mobile's data services engineering director. "Not only does it give us a significant time-to-market advantage, it also offers us the flexibility to continue to innovate with new LTE services that leverage dynamic metering and control."
"Open Mobile's selection of the Amdocs Bridgewater solution for their LTE network validates our network control and monetization leadership and our unique ability to enable the transformation to LTE with integrated subscriber, service and policy control," said David Sharpley, vice president of business and products for Amdocs' Data Experience Solution Product Business Unit. "As Open Mobile currently deploys Bridgewater's Service Controller and Subscriber Data Broker, extending its Bridgewater subscriber management system will enable a seamless and holistic 3G/4G data experience, providing operational synergies and improving customer satisfaction."
About Open Mobile
Open Mobile is a wireless company where the consumer will find a variety of mobile phones and at the same time enjoy a purchasing process both fast and simple. In Open Mobile the customer will find the most attractive unlimited "Open Plans" from $35 to $55, without contracts, without credit verification or penalties. Open Mobile, established on June 12, 2007, owns 18 stores, 3 kiosks, a strong distribution chain of dealers and 196 points of sales. Open Mobile operates throughout the island for the benefit of the Puerto Rican consumer, thereby opening a new era in the telecommunications market in Puerto Rico.
For more information visit www.openmobilepr.com
Amdocs is the market leader in customer experience systems innovation. The company combines business and operational support systems, service delivery platforms, proven services and deep industry expertise to enable service providers and their customers to do more in the connected world. Amdocs' offerings help service providers explore new business models, differentiate through personalized customer experiences and streamline operations. A global company with revenue of approximately $3.0 billion in fiscal 2010, Amdocs has over 19,000 employees and serves customers in more than 60 countries worldwide. Amdocs completed the acquisition of Bridgewater Systems on August 17, 2011 and offers Bridgewater's industry leading subscriber and policy control solutions as part of the Amdocs Data Experience Solution Product Business Unit. For more information, visit Amdocs at www.amdocs.com.
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