Ericsson and Telenor plans to bring to market new services to corporate communications

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

The company Ericsson and the Swedish unit of Telenor announced a conclusion of the first contract for the provision of a service package of corporate communications (Business Communication Suite, BCS), which, from the words of the companies will expand the multimedia capabilities of corporate clients Telenor in Sweden at the expense of services of collective work. Ericsson will also ensure the expansion, modernization and system integration of IMS-network of Telenor.

States Ericsson, Business Communication Suite - this is the first service of its kind, based on a use of the IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem). It allows you to implement a corporate system of unified mobile communications and increase efficiency of communications through user-friendly means of work in social networks, such as the status of presence, messaging, chat, video, managing incoming calls, file sharing and the corporate directory. Such a system can be used for communication with employees and business partners.

Under the terms of the contract, Ericsson will act as the main integrator of IMS, which among others includes the provision of services of system integration. Multimedia solutions based on Ericsson IMS will enable Telenor to provide additional services, but will focus on mobile applications, corporate destination. Supply and integration of base stations controllers, as well as extended IMS-networks have already begun.