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Entel S.A. Deploys Ulticom DSC for Diameter Signaling Traffic Optimization

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 04/15/14 -- Ulticom, the industry leader in signaling solutions, announces deployment of its Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) in the Entel S.A. mobile network. The Ulticom DSC will smooth multivendor interworking and IMSI-based Diameter routing, including load balancing with optimized transaction persistence, for Entel Online Charging (OCS) applications.

"We see the Ulticom Diameter Signaling Controller as an important part of our Diameter signaling deployment strategy going forward," said Hugo Miranda Centellas, Subgerente de Implementacion de Proyectos, Entel Bolivia S.A. "The Ulticom solution provides us with the versatility to integrate the DSC into our service offering and quickly realize cost savings that would not have been possible otherwise."

The Entel deployment utilizes Ulticom's proprietary Service-Oriented Routing™ technology, undetectably optimizing Diameter signaling load across the server pool. Transaction persistence, an integral piece of the Entel deployment, routes components of transactions to the same server, dramatically reducing operational overhead. The net result is a smoother, faster transaction response; a balanced load; higher throughput and, ultimately, lower costs.

"Ulticom's DSC provides a powerful, cost-effective solution enabling Entel to effectively optimize Diameter signaling as they continue to evolve their network," said Bruce Swail, CEO of Ulticom. "Our DSC offers a foundation for multivendor network growth -- keeping Entel firmly in control of central network resources."

Mobile Network Operators deploying Diameter services such as Online or Offline Charging (OCS or OFCS) choose the Ulticom DSC for its Full Persistence features, ensuring that such multi-message, long-lived transactions survive network equipment failures without losing transaction context.

Learn more about the Ulticom DSC at LTE Latin America 2014, part of Informa's LTE World Series

Ulticom invites you to Rio de Janeiro to learn how you can benefit from the industry's most powerful line of Diameter Signaling software products for Centralized Routing, LTE Roaming, IPX Hubbing, 2G-3G-4G Interworking, Policy Management, Dynamic Load Sharing, Signaling Storm Control, and Service-Oriented Routing. Learn how you can flexibly deploy Ulticom DSCs in traditional servers or blades, and virtual machines according to you operational requirements and business model.

To schedule a meeting, contact [email protected].

Providing Mobile Network Operators, Roaming Hub Operators, and Telecom Equipment Manufacturers with a turnkey, Linux-based software solution, the Ulticom DSC can be incrementally deployed as a stand-alone system or easily integrated into new or existing products.

The Ulticom DSC can be utilized as a Centralized Router, a Diameter Load Balancer, a Diameter Routing Agent (DRA), a Diameter Edge Agent (DEA), or an IPX Hub. DEA and IPX Hub functionality supports LTE Roaming while DRA functionality provides advanced policy management signaling routing (IP-CAN Binding).

The Ulticom Diameter product family also allows for interworking between Diameter and SS7 networks, enabling 2G-3G-4G integration.

Learn more at www.ulticom.com

About Ulticom, Inc.

Ulticom, a Platinum Equity Company, is a leader in high performance mission critical software products that evolve information delivery. With over 7,000 deployments worldwide, the company's flagship product, Signalware, is the premier platform for the deployment of applications and services within wireless, IP, and wireline networks.

For over 30 years, Ulticom has delivered carrier-grade solutions that are robust and reliable, all backed by the company's unmatched service and support.

Mobile Network Operators (MNO), Signaling Hub Providers (IPX, GRX), Telecom Equipment Manufacturers (TEM) and Systems Integrators (SI) trust Ulticom solutions to optimize information and application delivery with increased efficiency and security.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

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