Nepal Telecom Purchases Friendly’s Solution for TR-069 via Airspan

Ramat Gan, Israel, July 09, 2012 --( Friendly Technologies provides solutions globally - from the highest to the lowest points on earth.

Nepal Telecom will be using Friendly Technologies’ TR-069 device management suite to manage broadband Internet access, improving the QoE for subscribers throughout the country. The selection of Friendly’s Technologies was made by Airspan, a global provider of 4G broadband wireless products. Friendly Technologies is the market leader for innovative TR-069 solutions internationally and its winning partnership with Nepal Telecom further expands the company’s growing presence in the Asian market.

“We are delighted to provide Friendly’s solution to Nepal Telecom, Nepal’s largest telecommunications company,” said Efi Paz, VP of Business Development at Friendly Technologies. “Friendly Technologies specializes in providing device management solutions and provisioning platforms around the globe − from the highest mountain tops in Nepal to the lowest point, at Israel’s Dead Sea. With our customer-oriented approach and commitment to continual improvement, we take great pride in providing consistently high QoE for all of our subscribers.”

Friendly’s solutions are used by carriers and xSPs to optimize operational expenses. Founded in 1997, Friendly Technologies improves the subscribers’ experience by streamlining the deployment and support of data, VoIP, IPTV & 4G services. Based on the TR-069 and OMA-DM standards, it dramatically reduces support costs while increasing customer satisfaction throughout the entire service lifecycle.

Nepal Telecom, which has approximately 6 million users, will be using Friendly’s solution for a country-wide WiMAX deployment. Using Friendly’s technologies, Nepal Telecom will reduce deployment costs, including ongoing management and support. Once implemented, the solution is expected to substantially improve Nepal Telecom’s customer experience and grant the company a very favorable ROI.

About Nepal Telecom

Nepal Telecom, officially named Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited (NDCL), is the leading telecommunications company in Nepal. It is a progressive and consumer-responsive company committed to providing reliable telecommunications services nationally, and serving as an impetus to the social, political and economic development of the country. Formerly a government corporation known as Nepal Telecommunication Corporation (NTC), it was converted to a public limited company on April 14, 2004 and is currently the sole provider of PSTN, ISDN and leased-line services in Nepal.

About Friendly Technologies
Friendly Technologies’ device management solutions improve subscriber quality of experience and streamline the deployment and support of data, VoIP, IPTV & 4G services. Based on the TR-69, OMA-DM, and SNMP standards, the solutions streamline and simplify the entire service life cycle of broadband and mobile devices, from deployment to on-going management and support.

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