Comverse Wins Mobile Broadband & BSS Awards at Global Broadband Management Congress 2012

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WAKEFIELD, Mass., Nov. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comverse® (Nasdaq:CNSI), the global leader in business enablement through BSS, mobile Internet, value-added and managed services, announced today that it has won two Broadband Traffic Management (BBTM) Congress Awards for 2012 for data charging and BSS.

The unprecedented achievement makes Comverse the first solution vendor ever to win more than one such award in a single year.

The prestigious Broadband Traffic Management Congress Awards – the industry's only mobile broadband traffic management awards – confer distinction upon winning companies for quality, innovation and leadership. They celebrate and give recognition to leaders in the traffic management industry for key achievements and notable advances in the field.

Double Distinction

Independently judged by an esteemed panel of eminent analyst judges prioritizing quality, innovation and leadership, the two awards granted to the Comverse ONE® BSS and Comverse Mobile Internet solutions are:

  • Best Real-Time Charging Platforms for Customers
  • Best Integration of Traffic Management into OSS/BSS Architectures

Moreover, Comverse reached the finalist stage in two additional categories.

"Being honored as a finalist in several categories and being the first company to win multiple Broadband Traffic Management awards in a single year highlights our portfolio's innovativeness and exceptional value to communication service providers (CSPs)," said Gabriel Matsliach, Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer at Comverse.

Innovation: Turning Today's Vision into Tomorrow's Services

"We pioneered effective data monetization through tight integration between policy and BSS elements and these awards bear strong testimony to our success. Our Policy Studio extends this trailblazing tradition, recently winning an additional key industry award as the first-ever marketing-oriented policy creation tool – enabling marketers to significantly speed creative revenue-generating plans to market.

"Our passion for practical innovation, turning today's vision into tomorrow's services, is the creative core of our rich solution portfolio and the value it delivers to CSPs and their subscribers around the globe," concluded Matsliach.

Learn how Comverse ONE, integrated with Mobile Internet Data Management and Monetization, provides you with powerful new tools to attain greater success with the Connected Customer Experience.

About Comverse

Comverse is the world's leading provider of software and systems for business enablement through converged billing and active customer management, mobile Internet, value-added and managed services. Comverse's extensive customer base spans more than 125 countries and covers over 450 communication service providers serving more than two billion subscribers. The company's innovative product portfolio enables communication service providers to unleash the value of the network for their customers by making their networks smarter. Comverse's solutions support flexible deployment models, including in-network, cloud, hosted and managed services. Comverse is ranked number 55 in PwC's Global 100 Software Leaders based on research by Pierre Audoin Consultants. For more information, visit www.comverse.com.

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CONTACT: Paul D. Baker Comverse, Inc. paul.baker@comverse.com (212) 739-1060

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