Telekom enlists Comverse for VAS platform overhaul

7 Jan 2015

Telekom Srbija has selected Comverse to modernise its messaging and value added services (VAS) infrastructure into a single fully converged virtualised architecture. Under the terms of their agreement, the US-based vendor will provide its Evolved Communication Suite (ECS) Core and Comverse mVAS technologies, as well as support services. Commenting on the deal, Telekom’s chief technical officer Filip Bankovic said: ‘Unification of all VAS services in a single virtualised environment is a springboard to delivering a superior experience – including compelling new services and capabilities that our subscribers can now find here instead of seeking OTT [over-the-top] alternatives.’ In its press release, Comverse explained that its systems would enable the delivery of popular services such as group chat, as well as voice and video calls over IP.

Serbia, Comverse, Telekom Srbija (MTS)