Press Releases

Mar 26, 2012

Symphony Communication selects Telco Systems and TeoHong for Business Ethernet services

Expansion of Symphony Communications’ fiber based Metro Ethernet service network using Telco Systems solutions enable carrier-grade assured business services

MANSFIELD, MA and Bangkok, Thailand – March 26, 2012 - Telco Systems, a BATM company (LSE: BVC) and developer of CE2.0 compliant multi -service Carrier Ethernet access, MPLS and demarcation solutions, announced today that Symphony Communications (SYMC: Bangkok), the Thai information and Metro Ethernet communication service provider, has chosen Telco Systems T-Marc demarcation product line for its Business Ethernet services deployments.

Telco Systems joined forces with Teo Hong Silom Co.,Ltd. (THS) , its authorized reseller and the leading ICT solution provider in Thailand to support Symphony. THS has been providing advanced telecommunications ,IP technologies, and system integration solutions with 24 x 7 services to major telecom operators & service providers for over 38 years.

Symphony Communications continues to expand their Metro Ethernet service offerings and has been named as a finalist in the “Asia-Pacific Carrier Ethernet Service Provider of the Year”, sponsored by the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) for four consecutive years. Utilizing its extensive fiber optic network, Symphony offers quality assured MEF 9 & 14 certified Ethernet services for intranet, inter-office data exchange, internet connection for enterprises, as well as to other telcos and cable providers’ for ultra-fast Ethernet connectivity and digital broadcasting.

"Symphony communications chose Telco Systems and THS to build a resilient, flexible and scalable Ethernet-based solution which will support Symphony communications entire range of enterprise services and solutions for other carriers and allow further growth of the customer base" said Mr. Supornchai. EVP engineering from Symphony Communication.

"Service providers and enterprises in Thailand need reliable and cost-effective Ethernet connectivity services to succeed. Telco Systems Carrier Ethernet Solutions offer Teo Hong Silom the opportunity to provide carriers the tools needed to support the explosive bandwidth growth of their customer base" said Mr. Wisut Kaewbangkapom Deputy General Manager : ICT Solutions Business / THS, “Telco Systems’ end-to-end solution with its demarcation, aggregation and service management offers service providers unique cost-optimized solutions while allowing them rapidly deliver new managed services with guaranteed service quality agreements.

"Our MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE2.0) compliant demarcation deployed by Symphony Communications enables them to transition to a service-centric network and achieve new levels of capacity, scalability and reliability while ensuring cost-efficiency of its business services. By deploying our solution Symphony Communication can accelerate time to revenue, and increase profitability and competitiveness" said Orlando Tan, VP Sales APAC from Telco Systems.

About Telco Systems

Telco Systems provides a diverse product family of robust Carrier Ethernet and MPLS-based demarcation and aggregation solutions enabling service providers to create an intelligent end-to-end service assured Ethernet/MPLS network. Our solutions enable carriers to differentiate their services, address new revenue-generating opportunities, and transform the user experience while lowering overall operating expenses. Using a powerful service management system such as the EdgeGenie, eases customer network planning and activation to reduce OPEX and deliver cost effective TCO.

Telco Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of BATM Advanced Communications (London stock exchange ticker LSE:BVC). For more information, please visit Telco Systems' web site at .

Irit Gillath
Telco Systems
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