SmartFren Indonesia Selects Telenity for Its Multiphased VAS Modernization Program
MONROE, Conn., Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Telenity, a leading provider of innovative services and solutions for communications networks, today announced that its next-generation NFV-based VAS Consolidation Platform (VCP) is selected by SmartFren Indonesia, one of the leading providers of mobile communication services in the region, to improve the efficiency of its legacy VAS operations.
Telenity’s cloud-based consolidation solution enables the management of traditional and next-generation VAS services on an all-in-one platform that offers unified administrative and self-care portals, unified provisioning, reporting, monitoring, and OA&M functions across services. The platform is built upon a flexible and robust architecture that enables easy migration to Network Function Virtualization (NFV) infrastructure.
“We are glad to be collaborating with Telenity in the transformation process of our network. With the growing market size and network requirements of application to person (A2P) messaging for text and rich communication services, the VAS cloud platform transformation is timely and in line with Smartfren’s network cloud transformation strategy,” said Mr. Shurish Subbramaniam, CTO of SmartFren Indonesia. “Telenity’s solution has been instrumental in significantly improving the efficiency of our VAS network management. Moreover, this investment in an NFV-ready, future-proof platform has also helped us improve our carbon footprint.”
“This partnership marks an important milestone in the digital transformation for the region,” said Dr. Gurol Akman, CTO of Telenity. “We applaud SmartFren Indonesia’s decision to upgrade their platforms for optimum operational efficiency, flexibility, agility, and total cost of ownership. We are humbled by their trust in us and in our 5G-ready Canvas consolidation platform and technologies.”
Telenity is an industry-leading provider of state-of-the-art services and solutions for communications service providers around the globe. We help our customers harness the power of their network with our NFV-enabled, 5G-ready VAS Consolidation Platform and Digital Services Platform, both of which comprise modular products and services that can be tailored to the needs and demands of the operators. Our Digital Services Business Line connects the digital service providers and the operators, creating new streams of revenue for both and enriching the digital experience of the subscribers. It provides unparalleled flexibility in terms of the business models it offers, including revenue sharing, SaaS, and managed services. Through our customers’ networks, our products and services enhance the lives of over one billion people worldwide.
Learn more about Telenity’s services and solutions at www.telenity.com
PT Smartfren Telecom Tbk (IDX: FREN) is one of the leading telecommunications service providers in Indonesia. In 2015, Smartfren launched the first commercial 4G LTE Advanced service in Indonesia, and in early 2016, Smartfren again established another milestone as the first telecommunications company in Indonesia to provide Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services commercially. In 2017, Smartfren strengthened its position as a leading telecommunication operator service provider in providing 4G-based telecommunication services and made Smartfren the only operator that operates fully on a 4G network. In 2019, Smartfren successfully carried out 5G trials in Jakarta. Same year, Smartfren became the first operator in Indonesia to present the eSIM innovation. With the eSIM innovation, Smartfren customers are able to get the advantage of using their devices to access the Smartfren network without using a physical SIM card. eSIM stores phone numbers, subscription packages, and network configurations that allow your device to connect to Smartfren network. Now, with a widespread network coverage, through around 35,000 4G BTS in across 200 cities throughout Indonesia, Smartfren has been trusted to become the official telco partner for well-known global smartphone brands, such as iPhone (Apple) and Samsung.
Smartfren is currently establishing itself as a telecommunications operator that provides various starter packs and internet package services, starting from the “Smartfren Super4G Unlimited Package” and “the Super4G Kuota Package”. In 2020, Smartfren released “the Starter Pack” and “Smartfren 1ON + internet” package. Apart from offering a variety of data and voice products and services, Smartfren also provides corporate business solutions for institutions and corporations in Indonesia.
For more information, please visit www.smartfren.com.
This Press Release is published on Cision PR Newswire on December 18th, 2020