Infradata delivers the BroadForward BFX Interface Gateway to Tango Luxembourg for advanced any-to-any interworking and routing, kick-starts operator campaign
Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, February 25, 2014 - Tango Luxembourg, part of the Belgacom Group, has selected leading European network solutions provider Infradata to deploy the BroadForward BFX Interface Gateway, the world’s most advanced any-to-any interworking and routing solution. Multiple leading operators have already turned to Infradata to provide expert support in implementing next-generation networks involving advanced interworking and routing.
With this announcement, Infradata has formally kick-started a global campaign to provide network operators with a next-generation Diameter signaling solution to enable integration and service creation associated with the introduction of LTE, Diameter signaling, Policy Control, Wi-Fi offload, LTE-3G roaming and more.
As part of this deal with Tango, Infradata will enable various Diameter-related service scenarios, while further providing Tango with hands-on support and expertise in setting up interworking and routing scenarios across multiple access and signaling technologies, using the BFX service orchestration environment.
Didier Rouma, CEO of Tango, said: “To strengthen our 4G offering, we intend to provide our customers with an unrivalled user experience and fastest speed to market for innovative services. The choice for an expert partner, as well as a leading product, designed to provide maximum agility, is therefore of strategic importance to Tango.”
Infradata CEO Leon de Keijzer commented: “We are very excited to partner with Tango and support them in launching new services faster and more cost effective. Our mobile portfolio is geared on supporting operators implementing next-generation networks while ensuring interoperability with existing technologies.” He added: “Using the BFX Interface Gateway, operators have a productized capability in their network that offers flexibility to innovate services and resolve signaling issues without software development and vendor dependencies. Combining Infradata’s expertise and the capabilities of BFX, operators benefit from significant improvement in time-to-market for new services.”
Tango is Luxembourg’s leading alternative operator offering TV, internet, fixed and mobile telephony services. Tango has been a member of the Belgacom Group since 2008, thus giving the company even more of an international dimension. The partnership concluded with Vodafone allows Tango to offer highly competitive tariffs for calls made from abroad along with a huge range of cutting edge high-tech offers and services.
More information: Tango
Interworking Function (IWF)
Diameter Signalling Controller (DSC)