Samsung Networks Services Deliver Cost-Effective Productivity Enhancements to Large National and Multinational Corporate Market
CommunicAsia, Singapore, June 14, 2005 - BroadSoft® Inc., the leading provider of VoIP application software, today announced that Samsung Networks selected BroadSoft's BroadWorks® platform to support its hosted VoIP e-business services. Samsung Networks is the telecommunications business division in Samsung - the most profitable South Korean conglomerate and a world leader in consumer electronics.
Samsung Networks provides a full portfolio of communications services, including network, telephone and digital multimedia services that leverage the company's global infrastructure. The company's new hosted PBX services enable its customers to compete more effectively by offering up to 70% savings over traditional long distance and international services. Using the platform's open interface, Samsung Networks fully integrates BroadSoft's leading set of advanced features, such as selective call forwarding, voice-to-email and click-to-dial into its web portal to provide a seamless user experience.
"We chose BroadSoft over the competition because their technology fully meets our service requirements for reliability and flexibility," said Mr. Park, Internet Telephony Team Head at Samsung Networks. "By taking advantage of the BroadWorks open architecture and comprehensive range of integrated VoIP applications, we can offer a suite of services that bring business benefits directly to our corporate customers. We look forward to a long working relationship with BroadSoft and to delivering compelling new services that meet the needs of major organizations."
"As a network provider in one of the most wired countries in the world with a highly sophisticated consumer and enterprise market for communications services, Samsung Networks is ideally positioned to identify new trends and leading technologies," said Michael Tessler, CEO and president at BroadSoft. "For this reason, being chosen by Samsung further validates the strength of BroadSoft's technology and the company's leadership position in this market."
BroadSoft's BroadWorks platform provides a comprehensive range of advanced applications, including hosted PBX, IP Centrex, mobile PBX, business trunking and residential broadband services fully integrated into a single VoIP applications platform. BroadWorks is uniquely capable of providing these applications with the reliability, redundancy, scalability and regulatory capabilities required to deliver carrier-class service.
About Samsung Networks
Samsung Networks Inc. is a leading IP communication service provider in Korea, providing customized telecommunications services to suit the needs of corporate customers. Samsung Networks' business spans across seven areas: Network Service, Optical Network Service, Virtual Private Network (VPN) Service, Network Consulting, Network Solution Integration; Telephony Service, Voice over IP, Corporate Telephone Services (for local, long-distance, and international calls), International call service on Mobile Phone, 00755 and Digital Media Services; IDC (Internet Data Center) Service; EDI Service; Samsung Mobile Service; IP Contact Center Service; and Broadcasting Service.
Since its launch in 1987, Samsung Networks has rapidly expanded its global information communication services for enterprises and now connects more than seventy countries all over the world. Samsung Networks continues to be a leader in this market by providing excellent technology and reliable service. More news and information is available at www.samsungnetworks.net .
BroadSoft's VoIP application software is revolutionizing the delivery of hosted telephony and multimedia services. Its flagship BroadWorks® technology empowers wireless and wireline carriers to deliver next-generation voice and multimedia applications and advanced features that increase revenue, enhance competitive differentiation and elevate customer satisfaction. BroadSoft's family of carrier-class software products delivers the scale, open architecture and reliability that the world's leading telecommunications companies demand to serve mission-critical enterprise and residential broadband customers. BroadSoft's customer base of more than 100 network operators, including BellSouth, MCI, Singtel, Telstra, Verizon and XO Communications, leads the industry with more than 900,000 lines deployed. Additional information is available at www.broadsoft.com.