Lithuania's Telecom Regulator Selects Telcordia and Mano Numeris to Enable Number Portability; Underscores Telcordia's Global Number Portability Clearinghouse Leadership Position.PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Demonstrating its leadership in the international number portability See NP. arena, Telcordia Technologies Telcordia Technologies, formerly Bell Communications Research, Inc. or Bellcore, is a telecommunications research and development (R&D) company based in the United States and created on January 1 1984 as part of the 1982 Modification of Final Judgment that broke up today announced that Lithuania's Communications Regulatory Authority Noun 1. regulatory authority - a governmental agency that regulates businesses in the public interest
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[Spanish, hand, mano, from Latin manus, hand; see manner.] Numeris, enables Lithuania's RRT to promote expanded competition among operators through new market opportunities, creating new revenue streams while providing increased choices for subscribers.
"We recognize Telcordia as the de facto standard Hardware or software that is widely used, but not endorsed by a standards organization. Contrast with de jure standard.
de facto standard - A widespread consensus on a particular product or protocol which has not been ratified by any official standards body, such as ISO, in number portability and partnered with them to provide Lithuania, RRT the best solution on the market," said Arturas Mickevicius, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , Mano Numeris. "Telcordia's state-of-the-art solution, flexibility and focus on customer satisfaction will enable us to successfully meet critical deadlines for implementation."
With more than 3 million phone subscribers and 12 active service providers, Lithuania's RRT chose Mano Numeris and Telcordia's Number Portability Clearinghouse for its proven carrier grade software solution for providing superior fixed line and mobile number portability Mobile Number Portability (MNP) enables mobile telephone users to retain their mobile telephone numbers when changing from one mobile network operator to another.
MNP is implemented in different flavours across the globe. . Awarded a 10 year contract, Mano Numeris will act as the in-country data center and operations support provider with Telcordia providing the Number Portability Clearinghouse application and solution support.
"Number portability provides telecommunications service providers worldwide with the capabilities to capture greater market share and increase customer loyalty and satisfaction," said Patrick Joggerst, Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, Telcordia. "With Telcordia's deep expertise in number porting, we are uniquely positioned to manage portability requirements. The Telcordia solution seamlessly handles the complex process of porting numbers and ensures that it is handled quickly, efficiently and accurately, allowing telecommunications service providers to focus on their core business - their customers."
With its Number Portability Clearinghouse in Greece, which has been in operation for 12 months enabling fixed line and mobile number portability for 16 service providers, Telcordia continues to gain traction and solidify its global leadership position in number portability.
Telcordia's Number Portability Clearinghouse is a highly scalable software system that addresses the inherent challenges in number porting. It enables flow-through automation for the porting of numbers with trouble-free efficiency. The solution offers multiple standard interfaces for service providers to automate their porting process as well as direct access to the clearinghouse.
About Mano Numeris
Mano Numeris is a local data warehouse and operation support service provider focused on IT and the telecommunications industry.
Telcordia Technologies, Inc. is a leading global provider of telecommunications network A telecommunications network is a of telecommunications links and nodes arranged so that messages may be passed from one part of the network to another over multiple links and through various nodes. software and services for IP, wireline, wireless, and cable. As the industry continuously evolves, Telcordia is focused on being the undisputed transformation partner for its customers. By delivering flexible, standards-based software solutions and consulting services that optimize complex network and business support systems, Telcordia helps customers transform their business while aggressively reducing costs and growing revenues. Telcordia is headquartered in Piscataway, N.J., with offices throughout the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , Canada, Europe, Asia, Central and Latin America. (www.telcordia.com)