Ra’anana, Israel – March 11, 2010 – MTS – Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (Nasdaq Capital Market: MTSL), a global provider of enterprise Telecom Expense Management (TEM) and Customer Care and Billing (CC&B) solutions for service providers announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has named Application Suite as a recipient of its 2009 Product of the Year Award.
Application Suite (AS) offers a comprehensive approach in providing enterprises the ability to manage their communications environments and associated costs. Alone or bundled, Application Suites modules deliver TEM options aimed at reducing enterprise communications costs, increasing visibility and maximizing staff resource time. Application Suite works in any telecom environment – IP-based, hybrid or traditional PXB switch and supports multiple vendor switch environments including Siemens, NEC, Avaya, Nortel, Cisco and more.
“MTS continues to build solutions to meet the needs of our customers in helping them manage their communications infrastructures,” said Eytan Bar, CEO, MTS. “The development and evolution of the Application Suite solution is grounded in responding to our customers’ emerging telecom technology needs. We’re honored to receive this award.”
“INTERNET TELEPHONY is proud to grant MTS a 2009 Product of the Year Award for their Application Suite solution. MTS has proven its commitment to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “We’re happy to recognize and honor MTS for their development of IP communications technology. We look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the future.”
All functions of the Application Suite enterprise TEM system including Call Accounting, Invoice Management, Wireless Management, Budget Management, Tenant Resale, Mobile Management, Help Desk, Cable Management and Private Calls Management are available on a licensed or outsourced managed service basis.
A complete list of Product of the Year winners is published in the February 2010 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, (www.itmag.com). INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the authority in IP communication since 1998™.
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Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (MTS) is a worldwide provider of innovative solutions for comprehensive telecommunications expense management (TEM) used by enterprises, and for business support systems (BSS) used by information and telecommunication service providers.
Since 1984, MTS Telecommunications’ expense management solutions have been used by thousands of enterprises and organizations to ensure that their telecommunication services are acquired, provisioned, and invoiced correctly. In addition, the MTS’s Application Suite has provided customers with a unified view of telecommunication usage, proactive budget control, personal call management, employee cost awareness and more.
Acquired by MTS in December 2008, AnchorPoint TEM solutions enable enterprises to gain visibility and control of strategic assets that drive key business processes and crucial competitive advantage. The AnchorPoint’s software, consulting and managed services solutions – including integrated Invoice, Asset, and Usage Management and Business Analytics tools – provide professionals at every level of the organization with rapid access to concise, actionable data.
MTS’s solutions for Information and Telecommunication Service Providers are used worldwide by wireless and wireline service providers for interconnect billing, partner revenue management and for charging and invoicing their customers. MTS has pre-configured solutions to support emerging carriers of focused solutions (e.g. IPTV, VoIP, WiMAX, MVNO) to rapidly install a full-featured and scalable solution.
Headquartered in Israel, MTS markets its solutions through wholly owned subsidiaries in the United States, Hong Kong and The Netherlands, as well as through OEM partnerships with Siemens, Phillips, NEC and other vendors.
MTS shares are traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market (symbol MTSL). For more information please visit the MTS web site: www.mtsint.com.
Certain matters discussed in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, risks in product development plans and schedules, rapid technological change, changes and delays in product approval and introduction, customer acceptance of new products, the impact of competitive products and pricing, market acceptance, the lengthy sales cycle, proprietary rights of the Company and its competitors, risk of operations in Israel, government regulations, dependence on third parties to manufacture products, general economic conditions and other risk factors detailed in the Company’s filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
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