VIVO Signs Multi-Year Managed Services Contract With NetCracker Technology

  VIVO Signs Multi-Year Managed Services Contract With NetCracker Technology

  NetCracker to Implement and Operate Comprehensive BSS Solution for VIVO’s
                                Mobile Service

Broadband Latin America 2013

Business Wire

SAO PAULO -- July 2, 2013

NetCracker Technology announced today that it has signed a multi-year managed
services contract with VIVO to develop, implement, and operate a comprehensive
BSS solution for VIVO’s mobile service.

VIVO is the mobile brand of Telefonica Group in Brazil. Launched in 2003, it
is a leading Brazilian telecommunications provider offering mobile and
fixed-line voice, television, and Internet broadband services to more than 90
million subscribers throughout the nation.

VIVO will leverage NetCracker’s next-generation technology, proven solution
delivery methodology, and extensive managed services expertise as part of its
strategy to reduce CapEx and OpEx while increasing revenue. By utilizing
NetCracker’s BSS solution and partnering with NetCracker’s CMMI Level 5
Services Organization, VIVO will significantly enhance its ability to launch
new operations more rapidly, execute modernization and innovation projects,
drive superior customer experience, and strengthen its overall competitive
position.

“NetCracker is firmly dedicated to the Latin American market, and we have a
particularly strong presence in Brazil through our São Paulo office, which is
staffed by highly experienced individuals with extensive local knowledge,”
said Bob Titus, NetCracker’s Vice President of Global Converged Solutions. “We
are pleased to be expanding our relationship with VIVO and are looking forward
to providing them with the critical resources that will help them attain their
business goals.”

For more information about NetCracker’s Billing and BSS solutions as well as
its managed services and end-to-end outsourcing capabilities, please visit
www.NetCracker.com.

About NetCracker Technology

NetCracker Technology, a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is the leader in
enabling communications providers and other verticals to maximize revenue and
profits through innovative, end-to-end BSS/OSS solutions. NetCracker supports
the rapid monetization of new infrastructure, adoption of new business models,
creation of value-added content, and delivery of unique customer experience.
For additional information, please visit www.NetCracker.com.

NetCracker is a registered trademark of NetCracker Technology Corp. All other
company or product names mentioned in this press release may be trademarks or
registered trademarks of the respective companies with which they are
associated.

About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is one of the world's leading providers of Internet, broadband
network and enterprise business solutions dedicated to meeting the specialized
needs of a diversified global base of customers. NEC delivers tailored
solutions in the key fields of computer, networking and electron devices, by
integrating its technical strengths in IT and Networks. The NEC Group employs
more than 140,000 people worldwide. For additional information, please visit
the NEC website at: http://www.nec.com.

Contact:

SmartMark Communications for NetCracker
Juliet Shavit
+1-215-504-4272
jshavit@smartmarkusa.com
or
NetCracker Technology
Joanna Larivee
+1-781-419-3374
Joanna.Larivee@NetCracker.com
 
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