From the Wires
On-Waves Selects IMSWorkX Feature Rich Service Delivery Platform
On-Waves Set to Enhance its Valued-Added Services for Mobile Telephony on Cruise Ships and Merchant Marine Vessels
By: PR Newswire
Jan. 18, 2013 03:36 PM
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Jan. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Maritime mobile operator On-Waves Ehf, a subsidiary of Icelandic global telecom service provider Siminn (formerly Iceland Telecom), has selected the XpressWorkX Service Delivery Platform from IMSWorkX, Inc. as a base from which to enhance its range of rich IP-based mobile telephony services on cruise ships and merchant marine vessels.
In announcing this move, On-Waves Chief Technology Officer, Roch-Alexandre Nomine said, "The reason for this selection is the comprehensive feature set of the existing telephony applications available from IMSWorkX and the ease and flexibility with which new applications can be built. The XpressWorkX Service Creation Environment is quite remarkable because of its fully visual interface and ease of use. And the Application Server is 'SIP-ready' out of the box with all necessary interfaces already provided. Overall the IMSWorkX solution offers us the quickest time to revenue that we could find in the market and it will integrate fully with our existing GSM and CDMA core networks."
The On-Waves customer base of vessels is diverse, multi-national and multi-lingual. "XpressWorkX is an ideal platform for carrier companies like On-Waves because it offers rapid customization and adaptation of existing applications as well as creation of new ones. New applications can be created by On-Waves or as a service from IMSWorkX," commented Shannon Chevier, President & CEO of IMSWorkX.
On-Waves will initially deploy the IMSWorkX Unified Messaging application to provide feature-rich voicemail and advanced telecom services on cruise ships. This will also be used to further enhance On-Waves crew welfare provision on merchant marine vessels.
About On-Waves (www.on-waves.com)
On-Waves, Ehf is the maritime mobile GSM and CDMA service provider of parent company Siminn, Iceland's largest operator and the country's leading provider of wireless communication services. On-Waves have constructed a next generation all-IP maritime mobile phone network that is fully compliant with GSM Association and CDG maritime standards and regulations. On-Waves currently provide service to over 500 vessels across cruise, passenger ferry and mega-yacht segments with a significant backlog for additional vessels. On-Waves also offer its services to the merchant marine, offshore oil, gas and fishing industries to enhance crew welfare at sea.
About IMSWorkX (www.imsworkx.com)
IMSWorkX, Inc., a Delaware corporation, delivers high quality, high availability Service Delivery Platforms and other NGN network technologies and solutions for use in "IP everywhere" networks. This includes the XpressWorkX Service Delivery Platform, XpressWorkX Service Creation Environment and fully managed hosted environments together with the capability to provide ready to deploy NGN applications and rapid custom application development options. IMSWorkX is headquartered in Rochester NY, USA with its EMEA regional operations based in Oxford, UK.
For more information or to arrange interviews please contact:
Roch-Alexandre Nomine, Chief Technology Officer
Susan Inzero, Customer Relations
IMSWorkX, the IMSWorkX logo, and all other IMSWorkX marks contained herein are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of IMSWorkX, Inc. The names of actual companies, products, or services may be the trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of their respective owners.
© 2013 On-Waves Ehf all rights reserved
Media Contact: Susan Inzero IMSWorkX Inc, 1(585)455-4512, firstname.lastname@example.org
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