Sunrise Communications AG Deploys Broadband Command Center for Centralized DHCP and MAC-less Provisioning
Fully integrated end-to-end MAC-less provisioning solution
VANCOUVER, BC (September 30, 2010) – Incognito Software, a global provider of broadband software provisioning and activation solutions since 1992, announced today that Sunrise Communications AG (Sunrise), the largest private telecommunications provider in Switzerland, has fully deployed Incognito’s Broadband Command Center to automate the delivery of broadband triple-play services to its fixed line customers.
Incognito simplified the interaction between the back office and broadband devices served across the network through a unified, redundant SOAP interface. This enables Sunrise to deliver services to its subscribers in a geographically-redundant and cost effective manner assuring increased security, performance, scalability and stability. Further cost reduction has been achieved through the capabilities of MAC-less provisioning where subscriber and service identification can be translated in a seamless manner from the back office down to the broadband device.
“We are very happy with the rollout of our centralized DHCP solution as it enables the innovative delivery of MAC-less provisioning across our network” said Andreas Pfisterer, CTO of Sunrise Communications AG. “Incognito fully supported the concepts that we envisioned and completed delivery of the solution to a very high standard. Sunrise is very satisfied by the outcome of our partnership with Incognito.”
Broadband Command Center is built on a distributed architecture with support for the latest emerging technologies and standards. Its network and vendor agnostic capabilities facilitate the deployment of data, voice and video services in an efficient and cost effective manner for cable, wireline, wireless and converged network operators.
Centralized DHCP greatly improves the manner in which mobile and fixed line operators provide broadband services to their customers. “Our Broadband Command Center product offering has become all the richer from completing this project with Sunrise,” added Stephane Bourque, President and CEO of Incognito Software. “We are proud to be part of the success of a project that delivers on such advanced provisioning concepts.”
About Sunrise Communications AG
Sunrise is the largest privately held telecommunications provider in Switzerland, with offices in Zurich, Bern, Biel and Renens. More than 2.85 million customers use its services in the areas of mobile telephony, fixed network and the Internet. Its mobile network, which is based on GSM, EDGE, UMTS and HSDPA technologies, covers over 99% of the population with state-of-the art mobile network services with transfer rates of up to 7.2 Mbps. A high-performance fiber optic network, with a total length of 10,000 km, enables high-quality voice and data services to be offered throughout the country. Sunrise is able to reach around 80 % of households with its own broadband services and operates 78 Sunrise centers throughout Switzerland. Sunrise is a brand of Sunrise Communications AG.
For more information, please visit www.sunrise.ch