Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Telefónica Selects Ericsson as Prime Integrator for Latin America

Telefónica's has selected Ericsson to serve as its prime network integrator for its fixed and mobile operations across Latin America. Under the agreement, Ericsson will provide business consulting services including financial-risk evaluation and revenue assurance life-cycle management, supported by technical analysis. Ericsson will also provide systems integration services such as design, adaptation and integration of customized Revenue Assurance solutions for Telefónica's Latin American operations. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ericsson said its services will enable Telefónica to gain greater control of its operations and prevent the recurrence of inconsistencies that adversely affect revenue.