Evolving Systems Taps AT&T Business Solutions for Global Networking Services
New Contract Expands Two-Way Business Relationship between the Two Companies
Englewood, Colorado, January 8, 2009
AT&T Business Solutions announced today that Evolving Systems (NASDAQ-EVOL) has signed a three-year contract for a global networking solution and voice services linking company sites in the U.S., India and the United Kingdom.
Evolving Systems, a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and Internet Protocol (IP) carrier market, will begin using AT&T Virtual Private Network (VPN), which is an ultra-available, fully managed global VPN network, to streamline its voice and data communications across three of its core company locations. Evolving Systems expects the new network to improve operational efficiencies through information sharing, collaboration and IP telephony.
Additionally, as part of a mutual relationship, AT&T operating companies use Evolving Systems' NumeriTrack solution to support number inventory management for their wireless and wired business.
"AT&T Business Solutions is providing a comprehensive and cost-effective global networking solution that is designed to aid in the production of our core business products," said Thad Dupper, president and chief executive officer of Evolving Systems. "Similarly, Evolving Systems is a valued supplier to AT&T operating companies, providing efficient number porting and management solutions in support of their wireless and wired portfolio."
The new contract expands and extends an existing relationship between the two companies that spans more than a decade.
About Evolving Systems
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-EVOL) is a provider of software and services to more than 70 network operators in over 40 countries worldwide. Its portfolio includes market-leading products for Service Activation, Service Verification, Process Management, Dynamic SIM Allocation, Number Portability, Number Inventory and Mediation. Founded in 1985, the Company has headquarters in Englewood, Colorado, with offices in the United Kingdom, Germany, India and Malaysia. Further information is available on the web at www.evolving.com.
NumeriTrack® enables operators to store, assign, track and manage their telephone numbers for all services. It helps to improve customer service by providing a centralized, high performance system with instant access to accurate numbering. The NumeriTrack solution also helps to lower operational cost and effort by automating manual processes and integrating seamlessly with other OSS processes such as billing, activation and number portability. The solution provides extensive capabilities for forecasting, tracking and reporting number utilization to enable operators to manage their numbers proactively and meet regulatory requirements such as Number Portability.
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