COMVERSE SELECTED BY DIGI TELECOMMUNICATIONS TO PROVIDE UNIFIED MESSAGING SOLUTION Tuesday 27 November 2001 PDF Print Comverse, a unit of Comverse Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMVT), and the world's leading supplier of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communications services, today announced that it has been selected by DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd. (DiGi), Malaysia's leading GSM 1800 mobile network service provider, to provide its unified messaging solution. Comverse's unified messaging solution implements an IP-based distributed architecture and provides an open interface to integrate with any email server. The scalable system enhances DiGi's existing network and forms the core of the new infrastructure, enabling DiGi to offer a variety of enhanced services to their subscribers, such as "one-stop" access to all their messages from any mobile terminal, email notification services, email on the phone services and more "Continuous enhancement is key to attracting and retaining customers. Comverse's IP-based unified messaging service is an ideal solution that fully complements our existing network. It provides us the ability to offer our customers advanced messaging capabilities, thus giving us a competitive edge," said Mr. Jeff Chong, Deputy General Manager (Marketing) of DiGi. "Carrier-grade service, flexibility and scalability are also our major considerations. We found Comverse's unified messaging solution an excellent platform for deployment of new services and features." Zeev Bregman, Chief Executive Officer of Comverse stated, "We believe that unified messaging has the potential to be a killer application of 2.5G and 3G networks. We are honored that DiGi, one of the fastest growing mobile operators in Malaysia, selected Comverse. To stay competitive and to be ready for the growth opportunities in the market, DiGi needed a system that could meet their expanding business requirements - in terms of both performance and growth. Our unified messaging solution meets DiGi's current and future needs." About DiGi DiGi is Malaysia's leading GSM 1800 mobile network service operator with a customer base more than 1.1 million nationwide. DiGi is also the number one mobile operator for prepaid mobile system provision, enjoying more than 30% share in the mobile sector. DiGi, with its core philosophy of "Connecting You to Your World", is a telco that listens to its customers and tailors its services to suit their lifestyles - services that are meaningful and relevant, enhancing the way they live, work and play. DiGi is the first telco to launch the prepaid concept for mobile services in Malaysia and till today, DiGi remains the market leader. DiGi is also the first telco in Malaysia to launch a revolutionary and cost-saving postpaid mobile service to suit the different usage and lifestyle patterns of the customers of today in line with full deregulation. With its unwavering focus on providing customer-delight, DiGi offers the most comprehensive and innovative range of products and services to take its customers beyond mere satisfaction. This is reflected in its many industry-leading offerings, all of which are delivered with an exceptional standard of service that best exemplifies DiGi's professionalism and commitment to its customers nationwide. About Comverse Comverse, a unit of Comverse Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMVT) is the world's leading provider of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communications services. More than 375 wireless and wireline telecommunications network operators, in more than 100 countries, have selected Comverse's enhanced services systems and software, which enable the provision of revenue-generating value-added services including call answering with one-touch call return, short messaging services, IP-based unified messaging (voice, fax, and email in a single mailbox), 2.5G/3G multimedia messaging (MMS), wireless instant messaging, wireless data and Internet-based services, voice-controlled dialing, messaging and browsing, prepaid wireless services, and additional personal communication services. Other Comverse Technology business units include: Comverse Infosys, a world leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of intelligent digital voice, video and data recording and content management applications for the security, surveillance, law enforcement and contact center markets; and Ulticom, a leading provider of service enabling network software for wireless, wireline, and Internet communications. Comverse Technology is an S&P 500 and NASDAQ-100 Index company. 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