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ASPIDER-NGI launches BroadForward Diameter Solution

BroadForward deploys its Next Generation Diameter routing and interworking solution at ASPIDER-NGI

The Netherlands and Boston USA, August 19, 2015. ASPIDER-NGI, a leading IaaS provider of provisioning, billing and revenue management solutions for operators, today announced it has integrated the BFX Interface Gateway, BroadForward’s software-based signaling solution for Diameter routing and interworking.

ASPIDER-NGI delivers branded services for mobile network operators, helping them to improve customer engagements, provide better service delivery, and boost profitability. The company provides services to traditional mobile operators, MVNOs, MVNEs and Enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives to help them manage connectivity to manage loyalty and revenue.

BroadForward’s BFX Interface Gateway provides ASPIDER-NGI with a single design software solution for Diameter routing and any-to-any protocol interworking. BFX enables signaling scenarios across 2G/3G, 4G/LTE, IMS Wi-Fi, Fixed-Line and M2M networks, without the need for scripting or development.

Taco Schoute, CEO of BroadForward said “We are very pleased to see that innovative players like ASPIDER-NGI have deployed our solution. BFX fits perfectly into ASPIDER-NGI’s virtualization approach and provides the routing, mediation and interworking functions needed to interconnect and control traffic in their cores.” Jan Mooijman, CEO of ASPIDER-NGI commented “We launched the BroadForward Diameter solution specifically for NFV and service orchestration across different signaling technologies and vendors”. He further added “This supports our innovation strategy by optimizing network policy, providing legacy mediation and adding dynamic routing for geo-redundancy. Bottom line: this helps us improve our services to our customers and increase our flexibility”.

BroadForward’s BFX Interface Gateway is deployed at leading operators around the world enabling various signaling use cases such as Diameter routing, mediation, LTE roaming, VoLTE, 3G-4G network interworking, fixed-mobile convergence, M2M communications and network function virtualization (NFV). BFX is designed to be the most agile and cost effective signaling solution available to service providers.

About BroadForward: BroadForward is the leading expert in signaling interworking and routing for 2G/3G, 4G/LTE, IMS, Fixed, Wi-Fi and M2M networks. BroadForward’s BFX Interface Gateway is the Next-Generation signaling solution that provides a unique combination of any-to-any protocol interworking, routing and GUI based services orchestration, working across Diameter, RADIUS, SS7 and IT protocols. BroadForward’s solutions are hardware-agnostic, supporting network virtualization and cloud deployment. BroadForward was founded by an internationally recognized team of mobile telecoms experts with a track record in building carrier-grade, revenue generating products and services for global mobile operators. BroadForward’s software development is entirely done in The Netherlands.

About ASPIDER-NGI: ASPIDER-NGI allows mobile operators to engage their customers with compelling service plans, engaging promotions and innovative content, all designed to build loyalty and increase revenue. Our global solutions are delivered as-a-Service to reduce operational costs and reduce time to market. ASPIDER-NGI is an operator independent supplier of innovative solutions for mobile voice, data and content requirements. Services are designed for rapid development of mobile revenue streams where clients use “configure on-demand” IaaS approaches based on ASPIDER-NGI Core Mobile network, OSS/BSS, Care and Billing. Over 100 clients have been launched around the world, from traditional M2M and MVNO projects, to OTT and IoT OEM solutions for consumer connectivity. For more information, visit www.aspider-ngi.com.

Contacts:
BroadForward Press Contact:
Steven van Zanen
steven.van.zanen@broadforward.com
+31 6 2025 7535

ASPIDER-NGI Press Contact:
David Traynor
david.traynor@aspider-ngi.com
+1 781 820 4424