Comverse Introduces Its CAMEL Phase 2 IN-Based Prepaid Solution Friday 1 February 2002 PDF Print - Comverse Expands Market Opportunity For Prepaid Roaming - Comverse, a unit of Comverse Technology, Inc, and the world's leading supplier of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communications services, has announced the introduction of its Intelligent Network (IN)-based prepaid solution that uses Customised Application of Mobile Enhanced Logic (CAMEL) Phase 2 Intelligent Network protocols, to provide increased capacity and international prepaid roaming. This solution enables GSM carriers to provide international prepaid roaming services to subscribers that roam on any GSM network that also supports CAMEL Phase 2. Additionally, it helps carriers to cost-effectively manage network resources as their customer base expands, with fewer ports required and the ability to process more calls. "Comverse's CAMEL Phase 2 IN-based prepaid solution enables carriers to provide additional value added services such as roaming to their prepaid subscribers", said Zeev Bregman, Chief Executive Officer of Comverse. "With this solution, carriers can provide their customers with expanded features while leveraging infrastructure investment." Comverse's IN-based prepaid solution provides carriers with advanced service delivery based on an open system using CAMEL Phase 2 and International Telecommunications Union (ITU) architecture. CAMEL is an ETSI standard for GSM networks that enhances the provision of Intelligent Network services. Comverse has deployed its prepaid systems, supporting 25 languages, in more than 55 carrier networks and 80 sites in 45 countries. For service providers who want to extend prepaid functionality to other enhanced services in the drive to obtain incremental revenue, Comverse's prepaid solution also supports prepayment and real-time billing of new services, including prepaid SMS and data services. -ends- 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 380 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. For additional information, visit the Comverse web site at http://www.comverse.com ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to see this news release as it appears on the Brodeur News Room website and obtain full contact details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/release.asp?rid=1939&cid=... ______________________________________________________________________ Click the link below to login and update your company and subject preferences, or personal details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/login.asp ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to have your login details re-sent to you. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/forgot.asp ______________________________________________________________________ This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Pleon in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.