Dublin, Ireland (ots) - Redknee Inc. today announced that O2
Ireland, one of Ireland's leading mobile communications providers,
has selected Redknee's Call Return services using Redknee's Call
Return and Call Control. O2 Ireland's Call Return service, available
immediately to customers, simplifies the return of voice mail calls
for O2 Ireland's post paid and prepaid customers.
"O2 Ireland foresees a significant increase in call return/voice
messaging use with the introduction of Call Return. We continue to
enhance our service offering to our customers, ensuring satisfaction
and ease of use for our customers," said Danuta Gray, Chief
Executive, O2. "In less than three months, Redknee was able to
deliver the solution that enables us to provide our customers with
Call Return services."
Redknee continues to build on its success with O2 Ireland by
quickly delivering revenue-generating solutions that are easily
deployed in existing networks. Redknee's Call Return allows service
providers to quickly reap bigger financial returns by driving
additional traffic over existing networks. In addition, Redknee's
Call Control solution for O2 Ireland provides revenue assurance from
Redknee's proven suite of service applications integrates
seamlessly and securely with existing mobile network infrastructure
and easily scales to support a rapidly expanding base of customers
and applications. Redknee solutions accelerate the development and
adoption of revenue-generating mobile network services through Open
Standards Architecture (OSA) and compliance with the Parlay group's
open API specifications. This means fast deployment of new services
in existing networks, and quicker ROI.
Redknee's commercially deployed suite of service applications
includes Call and Data Control, Payment, Messaging, and Mobile
"Redknee is proud to provide O2 Ireland with new opportunities for
profitability and revenue generation," says Chris Newton-Smith,
Managing Director, Redknee Europe. "The rapid introduction of
profitable services demonstrates the value of Redknee's OSA solutions
for wireless services."
About Redknee Inc.
Today Redknee products are deployed in 20 networks around the
world and support more than 50 million subscribers generating 10
million transactions per hour, making Redknee Inc the worldwide
leader in Open Services Architecture (OSA) products for 2G, 2.5G and
3G mobile networks. Redknee successfully develops and deploys
products into Tier 1 networks around the world and continues to be
selected by major telecom network operators as vendor of choice for
mobile service architecture solutions. Redknee products are
air-interface independent and OEM vendor independent.
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O2 is a leading mobile communications provider in Ireland. O2 is a
wholly owned subsidiary of mmO2 plc, which is listed on the London
and New York Stock Exchanges. O2 also operates in the UK, the Isle of
Man, the Netherlands and Germany. mmO2 was the first company in the
world to launch and roll out a commercial GPRS (or 2.5G) network and
has secured third generation mobile telephony ("3G") licences in the
UK, the Netherlands, and Germany. In Ireland, confirmation of a 3G
licence is expected by the end of August 2002. mmO2 has approximately
17.5 million customers and some 14,000 employees, with revenues for
the year ended 31 March 2002 of GBP£4,276 million (¤6,927 million).
Data represented 14.6% of total service revenues in the most recently
reported quarter ending 30 June 2002.
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