03 Dec 2006:
ITU Telecom World -- IBM (
The new IBM solutions launched today will help telcos to compete more effectively in a marketplace characterized by declining voice revenues and high consumer demand for rich content and services. The new IBM hardware, software and services solutions build on IBM's major investments in its telecoms solutions labs and software acquisitions. These investments improve service creation and delivery capabilities for telcos, enabling them to better integrate and reduce system complexity and cost.
"Telcos are struggling to meet customer demand for rich content via any device over any network," said Mike Hill, General Manager, Global Telecommunications Industry, IBM. "To compete and win, telcos need to transform their operating and infrastructure systems to support the convergence of telecoms and media, and the multi-media rich content that customers are demanding."
IBM telecom solutions announced today, include:
Available from IBM and its partners, IBM's new solutions and services for telcos build on IBM's heritage in helping enterprises transform their operational systems and infrastructure to meet evolving market requirements.
At stand #5002 in the ITU Telecom Village, IBM will feature demonstrations of its latest telecom offerings including:
Business partner information including strategic alliances
System i, System p, System x, System z, BladeCenter, and Supercomputers
|Services and solutions
News about IBM solutions for the telecommunications industry