B Communications Ltd. provides communications services in Israel. The company is a subsidiary of Internet Gold-Golden Lines Ltd. Products and Services The company’s principal asset is its controlling interest in Bezeq - The Israel Telecommunication Corp. Limited (Bezeq). Pelephone Communications Ltd. (Pelephone), Bezeq International Ltd. (Bezeq International), and DBS Satellite Services (1998) Ltd. (DBS) are wholly- owned subsidiaries of Bezeq. The company provides a range of telecommunications services for its business and private customers, including domestic fixed-line telephony and fixed-line broadband Internet infrastructure access services, cellular telephony services, Internet service provider (ISP), international telephony (ILD), data services, information and communication technology (ICT) solutions, multi-channel television broadcasts via satellite, customer call centers, maintenance and development of communications infrastructures, provision of communications services to other communications providers, and the supply and maintenance of equipment on customer premises, also known as network end point (NEP) services. The company offers packages that combine a subscription to its fixed-line broadband Internet infrastructure access and to the accompanying ISP service, with the ability to choose from any ISP provider in Israel, including Bezeq International Ltd (Bezeq International). The packages are ‘unbundled’ and offered at the same price that the standalone services would cost if subscribed to separately. In addition, the company offers packages to business customers that combine its business data lines and the accompanying ISP service from Bezeq International. Domestic Fixed-Line Communications (Bezeq) Fixed-Line Telephony Services The company’s fixed-line telephony services include basic telephony service on domestic telephone lines and associated value-added services, such as voice mail, caller ID, call waiting, call forwarding and conference calls. It also offers its business customers national toll free numbers which provide for full or partial payment for customer calls by the business customer. As of December 31, 2015, the company had 2.18 million active fixed telephone lines in Israel. It offers various payment plans, ranging from a monthly subscription fee per fixed telephone line and charge per second of use, to various fixed-line telephony packages comprised of monthly amounts of minutes for a fixed monthly fee. Fixed-Line Broadband Internet Infrastructure Access Services The company provides fixed-line broadband Internet infrastructure access services to approximately 65% of the Israeli market. It offers its fixed-line broadband Internet infrastructure access services in various packages, and offers its subscribers packages with bandwidth speeds ranging from 5 Mbps up to 100 Mbps. The company also offers add-on and value-added services to its fixed-line broadband Internet infrastructure access services subscribers, including its offering of a shared national free WiFi network (a service allowing the company’s broadband subscribers to share a portion of their wireless bandwidth with other subscribers in return for the ability to browse outside of their homes using other subscribers’ wireless bandwidth), free cloud services, anti-virus and parental controls. Transmission and Data Communication Services The company provides data and transmission services, both to its business customers and to other telecommunication operators. Its data service offerings include point to point, or point to multi point, network topology for business to business and multi-branch business customers, as well as connectivity, Internet access and remote access services. The company provides these services on multiple platforms, from its legacy infrastructures to its newer and more advanced infrastructures, such as IPVPN and metro Ethernet. The company offers high-speed transmission services to a substantial number of the communications operators in Israel. Among other services, the company provides backhaul services to cellular telephony operators and transmission connectivity services to wi
b communications ltd (BCOM:NASDAQ GS)
2 Dov Friedman Street
Ramat Gan, 5250301
Phone: 972 3 924 0000
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