International Operator V-Tell Selects BroadForward’s Next Generation DSC

Integrator CPM implements the BFX Interface Gateway to enable Diameter routing, 4G data roaming and legacy interworking.

Moscow, Russia, August 05, 2016 --( International mobile operator V-Tell, a provider of mobile services to customers around the world, today announced it has selected BroadForward’s BFX Interface Gateway, a Next Generation Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) to enable Diameter routing, legacy interworking and the launch of 4G data roaming services. V-tell provides international mobile services to its customers using a SIM card that supports an almost unlimited number of permanently active personal phone numbers from any country.

CPM, the leading Moscow based systems integrator has deployed and operates the BroadForward Next Generation Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) at V-tell to enable Diameter Routing Agent (DRA) and Diameter Edge Agent (DEA), as well as advanced interworking across protocols such as Diameter, SS7 (MAP/CAP/INAP), RADIUS, HTTP, ENUM and LDAP.

CEO of V-Tell, Aleksandr Kurochkin, commented, “Our success in LTE will depend upon fast service differentiation. With the BFX Interface Gateway we now have the ability to own and control our signaling network. We can independently and immediately take action to enable services and tackle signaling challenges found in our multi-vendor network. BFX offers this flexibility and affordable adaptability of services, independent of vendors and technology.”

BroadForward’s BFX is one of the world’s fastest growing signaling products, used by leading network operators and IPX providers around the world, enabling advanced service scenarios such as routing, mediation, 3G-4G interworking, Wi-Fi / Fixed integration, legacy billing integration, subscriber lookups (SLF), Number Portability, M2M signaling and virtualization of EPC and IMS.

Vice-president at CPM, Andrey Borovkov added, “We are very excited to work with V-Tell to drive accelerated innovation of LTE services to their customers. BroadForward and CPM have delivered a powerful combination of technology and expertise which brings local innovation across network borders. The BFX Interface Gateway provides V-Tell with a clear competitive advantage, using their signaling assets to build new services.”

About BroadForward
BroadForward is the leading expert in signaling interworking and routing for 2G, 3G, 4G/LTE, IMS, Fixed, Wi-Fi and M2M networks. BroadForward’s BFX Interface Gateway is the Next Generation signaling solution which was nominated by the GSMA for Best Mobile technology in 2014, 2015 and 2016 and winner of the Best M2M/IoT solution at the MVNO World Congress 2016. BFX provides a unique combination of any-to-any protocol interworking, routing and GUI based services orchestration, working across Diameter, RADIUS, SS7 and IT protocols. BroadForward’s solutions are hardware-agnostic, supporting network virtualization and cloud deployment. BroadForward was founded by an internationally recognized team of mobile telecoms experts with a track record in building carrier-grade, revenue generating products and services for global mobile operators. BroadForward’s software development is entirely done in The Netherlands.

About V-Tell
V-Tell is an International Mobile Operator providing mobile services to customers all around the world. V-Tell Subscribers do not require multiple devices and multiple SIM cards. A single V-Tell SIM card provides V-Tell customers with the ability to have an almost unlimited number of permanently active personal phone numbers from any country on one device. V-Tell Services makes communication limitless by dissolving borders between countries and continents: the roaming-free network allows V-Tell customers to forget about huge roaming rates, limited communication and unpredictable bills.

About CPM
Company CPM - system integrator, provider of IT/telecommunication solutions and professional services in this area. The company operates in the Russian and CIS market since 1996 and has partnered with major manufacturers of telecommunications equipment and IT solutions.
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