Sunday, April 13, 2008

Nokia Siemens Networks Signs Gateway Deal with GENBAND

GENBAND announced a five-year OEM agreement under which Nokia Siemens Networks will be the preferred supplier of trunking media gateways for their global fixed network market. The companies have also reached a definitive agreement for GENBAND to acquire Nokia Siemens Networks' SURPASS hiG fixed line trunking media gateway product line. Nokia Siemens Networks will continue with its fixed core networks solution portfolio and provide service and support to its current installed base and future customers.

GENBAND said the deal strengthens its position in the fixed network gateway market and expands its international reach, especially in the APAC and CALA regions. GENBAND will also attain a team in Brazil, focused on hiG research and development, program- and product management.http://www.nokiasiemensnetworks.com