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TMCNet:  GENBAND and Verscom Join Forces to Bring Talk Today Advanced IP Peering and Interconnect Capabilities

[January 15, 2015]

GENBAND and Verscom Join Forces to Bring Talk Today Advanced IP Peering and Interconnect Capabilities

GENBAND, a leading developer of real time communications software solutions, today announced that Talk Today, one of the leading and fastest growing Wholesale Carrier Services aggregators, has selected GENBAND's (News - Alert) QUANTiX™ Session Border Controller (SBC) solution to enable advanced IP Peering and Interconnect capabilities for its European voice network. Verscom Solutions (Verscom), a turnkey Next-Generation-Network/IMS solution provider and GENBAND's value-added Master Reseller in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), partnered with GENBAND to deliver the solution to Talk Today's London hub.

"GENBAND, the unquestioned market leader in IP Peering in the EMEA region, together with Verscom offered a best-of-breed solution for our growing voice interconnect network," said Nasir Saleem, Managing Partner, Talk Today. "GENBAND's intelligent peering technology and advanced session routing capabilities allow us to optimize bandwidth usage and deliver superior service quality as well as unsurpassed network security and scalability."

GENBAND's QUANTiX SBC is a next-generation solution that reduces complexity and simplifies the network edge by securely managing, routing and controlling real-time voice and multimedia sessions across fixed, wireless and enterprise IP networks.

"This milestone deployment provides Talk Today with a distinct competiive advantage, allowing them to step into the premier league of Wholesale Voice Operators by leveraging one of the most proven SBC solutions on the market," said Alper Tunga Burak, Vice President of Sales for Middle East & Africa at Verscom. "GENBAND's advanced IP Peering and Interconnect solution enables the secure and profitable exchange of voice and multimedia services across any network border and any technology and provides seamless connectivity between diverse networks."

"Talk Today required a field-proven IP Peering solution, so we are delighted to team with our longstanding partner Verscom to deliver the latest technology to enable Talk Today to seamlessly exchange voice traffic and deliver superior user experiences," said David Hiscock, GENBAND's Senior Vice President of Sales for EMEA. "Our peering solution has been deployed in some of the world's largest and most well-known telecom companies' networks and we continue to gain market share in EMEA."

Key Takeaways:

  • Talk Today is leveraging GENBAND's market-leading QUANTiX SBC to deliver advanced IP Peering and Interconnect capabilities for its international wholesale services.
  • Verscom, which deploys GENBAND's QUANTiX family of SBCs throughout the EMEA region, delivered the solution.
  • GENBAND's IP Peering and Interconnect solution is deployed in some of the world's largest networks.

About Talk Today

Talk Today Ltd. is one of the fast growing Wholesale Carrier Services (News - Alert) aggregators in the world. Their customers range from the world's largest telecom carriers to innovative emerging service providers. The company specializes in catering to the specific needs of their elite customer base and managing voice and data traffic throughout their vast network. Talk Today provides its customers with 24/7-365 days a year support to ensure superior quality and services. The company's engineers are highly trained and certified on the industry's latest technology. Talk Today has plans to launch an MVNO in the European Union. For more information on Talk Today visit www.talk-today.com.

About Verscom Solutions

Verscom Solutions is a leading next-generation solutions provider and IP services enabler that takes a pioneering approach to act as a strategic partner for Tier-n wireline and wireless carriers, network operators and service providers to build solid and cost-effective infrastructures and operations. Its advanced carrier architecture solutions, comprehensive consulting, strategic outsourcing and knowledge services, and revenue-ready managed IP voice services are driving aggressive growth and turning market opportunity into service profitability for its clients across the emerging markets in EMEA. Using its first-hand knowledge of the regions in its operation base, Verscom Solutions has successfully deployed and managed various IMS-ready all-IP, fixed-mobile and multimedia networks with state-of-the-art VoIP/Pre-IMS services, localization and compliance. Verscom Solutions operates with its HQ in Istanbul, Turkey and regional offices in Dubai, UAE and London, UK. For more information please visit: www.verscomsolutions.com

About GENBAND

GENBAND is a global leader in real time communications software solutions for service providers, enterprises, independent software vendors, systems integrators and developers in over 80 countries. The company's Network Modernization, Unified Communications (News - Alert), Mobility and Embedded Communications solutions enable its customers to quickly capitalize on growing market segments and introduce differentiating products, applications and services. GENBAND's market-leading solutions, which are deployable in the network, on premise or through the cloud, help its customers connect people to each other and address the growing demands of today's consumers and businesses for real time communications wherever they happen to be. To learn more visit www.genband.com.

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