Nashville, TN - December 13, 2005 - Nashville-based Equinox Information Systems today announced that Startec, an international carrier providing communications services to ethnic communities in major metropolitan areas, has licensed a suite of Equinox software applications. The software applications are Collector, Manager, Protector, TeleLink, TeleScope, and TeleTrace. These six applications will enable Startec to manage and protect their global network in real-time.
"We anticipate that these Equinox software applications will help us manage our extensive network of IP gateways, international gateways, and domestic Nortel (DMS GSP) and Sonus switches in an efficient and cost-effective fashion," commented Gustavo Pereira, Chief Technology Officer of Startec. "Our team is excited about implementing these advanced software applications for network and usage data management. By managing call data efficiently, we can offer excellent customer service and maintain the lowest possible rates to our valued customers."
The software applications purchased by Startec include:
Startec is a facilities-based provider of communications services, including voice, data and Internet access. Founded as a corporation in 1989, Startec's mission is to become a leading provider of Internet Protocol, ("IP") communication services, including voice, data and Internet, to targeted ethnic markets, comprised of ethnic communities from the Asia Pacific Rim, Middle East, Central Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit Startec at www.startec.com.
Founded in 1986, with hundreds of customers worldwide, Equinox Information Systems is a global provider of software solutions for the telecommunications industry. Providing a full range of software applications, which are backed by exceptional customer support, the company offers solutions in areas critical to profitability and network efficiency, including mediation, fraud detection, CDR and switch administration, and network management, as well as custom application development. For more information, visit Equinox at www.equinoxis.com.