Comverse To Provide Unified Messaging Technology For AT&T Wireless' 3G Network; Unified Messaging Services To Be Introduced To AT&T Customers.Business/Technology Editors
WOODBURY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2001
Comverse Network Systems, a division of Comverse Technology Comverse Technology, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CMVT) is an American Technology company located in Woodbury, New York, which develops and markets telecommunications software. Founded in 1982, the company focuses on providing services to third party telecommunication service providers. , Inc. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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See: New York Stock Exchange :AWE) to provide its Unified Messaging Having access to e-mail, voice mail and faxes via a common computer application or by telephone. For example, unified messaging may send faxes and digitized voice mail to a mail server that turns them into e-mail attachments. solution for AT&T Wireless' recently announced 3rd Generation network (3G). Comverse's Unified Messaging will enable AT&T to provide its customers with an extensive range of new value-added services. These include unification with mobile email, unified inbox, text-to-speech email, and voice messaging Using voice mail as an alternative to electronic mail, in which voice messages are intentionally recorded, not because the recipient was not available. . Under the terms of the agreement, Comverse will also supply its TRILOGUE INfinity(TM) multimedia messaging system Software that provides an electronic mail delivery system. It is made up of the following functional components, which may be packaged together or independently.
Mail User Agent to AT&T Wireless for their 3G network.
"We are very excited to be providing our Unified Messaging solution to AT&T Wireless for their 3G network," said Zeev Bregman, Chief Executive Officer of Comverse Network Systems. "The Comverse platform, which has successfully been deployed around the world, will offer AT&T Wireless the capability to deploy multiple value-added services that scale seamlessly to meet their current and future requirements," added Bregman.
About AT&T Wireless Services
AT&T Wireless Services (NYSE: AWE) operates one of the largest digital wireless networks in North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. . With more than 17 million subscribers (including partnership markets), AT&T Wireless is committed to being the premier provider of high-quality wireless communications wireless communications
System using radio-frequency, infrared, microwave, or other types of electromagnetic or acoustic waves in place of wires, cables, or fibre optics to transmit signals or data. services, whether mobile or fixed, voice or data, to businesses or consumers, in the U.S. and internationally www.attws.com http://www.attws.com/.
About Comverse Network Systems
Comverse Network Systems is the world's leading provider of software and systems enabling enhanced services for wireless and wireline communications service providers with over 350 communications customers in more than 100 countries. Comverse Network Systems' software and systems enable a wide range of multimedia enhanced communications services, which generate revenue, provide competitive differentiation, and increase customer acquisition and retention. The services include: call answering; Internet-based unified messaging (voice, fax, and email in a single mailbox); mailbox-to-mailbox messaging; device-independent, policy-driven mobile Internet platforms; wireless data and person-to-person short messaging services; voice-controlled web portal and other natural-speech recognition-based services; prepaid wireless services; interactive voice response; one-touch call return; and other personal communications services See PCS. . For additional information, visit Comverse Network Systems' web site at http://www.comversens.com.
About Comverse Technology, Inc.
Comverse Technology, Inc., headquartered in Woodbury, New York Woodbury is the name of some places in the U.S. state of New York:
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