DigitalRoute, has entered into a partnership with Forelink, a professional services company that dedicates itself to network integration, software development and Information Technology services. DigitalRoute is the world leader in billing mediation and also addresses other use cases including Policy Control, OSS Mediation, Mass Data Processing for enterprise, Usage Management and Diameter Routing Control.
These technologies play a key role in a telco’s IT Infrastructure where they reduce costs, enable significant offloading at various junctures within BSS, enable rapid new service launches, enrich the customer experience and serve as a platform from which to transform outdated legacy IT. Carriers globally including KT (APAC), Vodafone (UK), Vodacom (South Africa), Deutsche Telekom (EMEA) and Telus (North America) already leverage DigitalRoute technology to achieve these benefits.
Forelink focuses on providing network integration services, network equipment products and its application software solutions, and billing system outsourcing services for telecom industry customers.
Together, DigitalRoute and Forelink will partner to deliver DigitalRoute technology to telcos in South Korea and across the Asia Pacific region. A first win in South Korea is to be announced imminently where the customer has selected DigitalRoute’s Mediation and Usage Management offerings to serve as a platform from which its BSS infrastructure can be transformed.
Commented Song Ki-bong, CEO, Forelink: “We are excited to partner with DigitalRoute to bring the leading data integration solution for telcos globally to carriers in South Korea and across the APAC region. DigitalRoute’s reputation in billing mediation is unsurpassed and its Usage Management extension will enable carriers to reinvent how BSS drives their businesses. In South Korea, the DigitalRoute brand name is growing strongly and we are very pleased to be their local partner providing expertise on DigitalRoute solutions”
Added Johan Bergh, CEO, DigitalRoute: “We are pleased to partner with Forelink, a key player in the South Korean IT landscape, to extend our footprint in the region, a geography in which growth is a focal point for our company. Our work with Forelink, already cemented with a customer win, underlines our commitment to delivering the market’s best mediation products across Asia with them.
Topics: Mediation, partner business, APAC, South Korea, software development, Usage Management, Forelink, Network integration
Forelink (forelink.co.kr) is an Information Technology services provider, whose business includes network integration as well as software development and operations. It focuses on supplying network equipment products and its application software solutions, and providing billing system outsourcing services for telecom industry customers. Its customers include not only telecom operator, but also high-tech companies and government offices. Forelink was founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seoul, Korea.
DigitalRoute (digitalroute.com) has been providing new approaches to enterprise data management since 1999. Its software platform offers high throughput and provides a unique degree of user configurability, processing all usage and statistical data extracted from the networks, including both billable and non-billable events. This means customers gain greater cost efficiencies, improved times-to-market for new service offerings, the ability to monetize any data, and the means to enhance end-customer satisfaction. DigitalRoute makes network events available to the right systems in the right formats in the most appropriate volumes at the required times, without losing a single bit. This is the foundation from which multiple, mission-critical use-cases can be addressed in the areas of Online Control and Data Processing.
Over 300 leading companies worldwide actively use DigitalRoute technology to meet their data management needs, including a number of OEM partners who use our platform as a central part of their own offerings. DigitalRoute is built on the core values of Expertise, Open- Mindedness and Commitment. DigitalRoute is a venture-backed, privately held company with a turnover of 30m EUR in 2013 and a record of profitability since 2005. With close to 200 employees, the company is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with regional offices in Gothenburg, Atlanta, and Kuala Lumpur.