Monday, October 20, 2008

Digicel Deploys Veraz's Network-Adaptive Border Controller

Digicel Group, the fastest-growing mobile telecommunications company in the Caribbean and new entrant into the Central American market, has deployed Veraz Networks' session border controller (SBC), the Veraz Network-adaptive Border Controller. Digicel is using the Veraz Network-adaptive Border Controller to extend security to 20,000 sessions distributed across three sites, centrally managed by the Veraz ControlSwitch. Financial terms were not disclosed.

As part of Veraz's Global Multimedia eXchange (GMX) solution for wireless carriers, the Network-adaptive Border Controller and the ControlSwitch deliver enhanced security and session management while reducing operating expenses through centralized management, billing, and routing. For broadband wireline, wireless, and enterprise networks, Veraz provides security and interconnection at the edge of the network for the full range of voice, video, and data applications.