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Vivacom Selects NetCracker’s Real-time Transaction Platform to Monetize Quad-Play Services

NetCracker Technology announced today that Vivacom, Bulgaria’s leading quad-play service provider, has agreed to upgrade to its real-time, converged BSS platform , including a five-year extension and professional services agreement. As a result of this upgrade, Vivacom will enable real-time transaction capabilities for its mobile, fixed-line, broadband and pay-TV services, all from a single platform.

“Extending our relationship with NetCracker is a logical step as our business grows and advances because of the success of our ongoing partnership,” said Ivan Cholakov, IT Director at Vivacom. “We look forward to benefitting from NetCracker’s real-time transaction functionality and common platform approach as we execute this strategic upgrade of our core BSS capabilities.”

Vivacom will realize a series of benefits as a result of this solution upgrade and long-term agreement. By using a single platform for all of its quad-play services, Vivacom will increase automation and accelerate time to market for new services and offers while reducing overall operational costs. Furthermore, Vivacom will benefit from enhanced real-time transaction capabilities as well as the highest level of transactional security.

“We are excited to continue helping Vivacom to grow and enhance its business across traditional fixed, broadband, mobile and pay-TV services,” said Robin Laliberte, Vice President EMEA at NetCracker. “Vivacom provides yet another example of a NetCracker BSS customer expanding its relationship with us, leveraging our single platform approach and adopting our real-time transactional functionality.”

About NetCracker Technology

NetCracker Technology, a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is the proven partner for communications service providers and cable operators offering comprehensive, end-to-end solutions and delivery capabilities to optimize their enterprise. With its global reach, leading-edge technology, and unbroken track record of successful implementations, NetCracker helps eliminate operational and business silos and delivers real-time experience in an on-demand world. For more information, please visit www.NetCracker.com.

NetCracker is a registered trademark of NetCracker Technology Corp. All other company or product names mentioned in this press release may be trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated.

About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company’s experience and global resources, NEC’s advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society. For more information, visit NEC at http://www.nec.com.

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