“Atos rolls out OpenCloud SDP (Service Delivery Platform) at T-Mobile Austria”
Paris, Vienna, 5 February 2013
A flexible and cost effective telecom service platform
Atos has been chosen by T-Mobile Austria for the delivery and integration of its Next Generation Intelligent Network (NGIN - SDP). This platform allows T-Mobile Austria to replace obsolete, or soon-to-be obsolete, telecommunication services and set up a foundation for the quick and cheap implementation of innovative applications.
Atos IN & NGIN skill center delivers telecom operators with turnkey systems, in association with the leading software vendors on the market. In T-Mobile Austria, Atos uses OpenCloud Telecom Application Server, global partner of Atos since 2006 and provider of NGIN to several T-Mobile affiliates in Europe. The scope of the project awarded to Atos includes from functional specifications and hardware installation to rollout and support in operation.
While the project started mid July 2012, subscribers were already migrated to the new system in December of the same year, and were all successfully served during the new year traffic peak.
“We have chosen Atos because of their ability to work with us, take strong commitments and respond to our needs within a very short timeframe and meet the demanding time to market. Project execution fully confirmed our choice, to our complete satisfaction” says Markus Helferstorfer, Vice President Networks, Product & Core Development T-Mobile Austria.
“For more than 15 years, Atos has worked with its telecom clients in the area of service platforms. Atos proposes and develops industry solutions and products that are innovative and respond to changing subscriber behaviours. The NGIN reflects this goal and keeps pace with an ever changing environment,” comments Xavier Fouletier, Industry Leader, Telecom, Media and Technology at Atos.
About T-Mobile Austria
T-Mobile Austria has 4,076 million customers and is the second biggest mobile operator in Austria. The company is known for driving innovation in the telco business. Both brands "T-Mobile" and "tele.ring" address two different target groups. T-Mobile lives by the slogan "Life is for sharing" and offers innovation in regards to smartphones, services and applications. The brand tele.ring is the successful “value for price” leader in the Austrian telecommunications market.
In 2011 T-Mobile invested over € 100 million in the network with a specific focus on the roll out of HSPA+ and the next generation mobile network LTE. T-Mobile Austria has 1,400 employees. In 2011 the company received an award for the most attractive employer in Austria by Aon Hewitt. T-Mobile's headquarters, the T-Center, is based in Vienna on the Rennweg near the "Südost-Tangente." In addition to 46 T-Mobile shops, T-Mobile also has sales offices in Salzburg, Innsbruck, Graz and Klagenfurt.
T-Mobile Austria is a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG and hence, belongs to one of the world's leading companies in telecommunications. The company's international outlook allows T-Mobile customers to benefit from a wide range of products and services, both at home and abroad.
Atos is an international information technology services company with annual 2011 revenue of EUR 8.5 billion and 74,000 employees in 42 countries. Serving a global client base, it delivers hi-tech transactional services, consulting and technology services, systems integration and managed services. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, it works with clients across the following market sectors: Manufacturing, Retail, Services; Public, Health & Transports; Financial Services; Telecoms, Media & Technology; Energy & Utilities. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. It is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic and Paralympic Games and is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Atos Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.
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