Global Mobile Selects Bridgewater for WiMAX



    OTTAWA, Sept. 7 /CNW/ - Bridgewater Systems (TSX: BWC), the mobile
personalization company, today announced that Global Mobile, Taiwan's leading
4G operator, is deploying the Bridgewater(R) Service Controller and Policy
Controller to deliver mobile multimedia services to consumers and enterprises.
The solutions are being delivered in collaboration with CommVerge Solutions, a
leading network services company in the Asia Pacific region.

    
    News

    -   Global Mobile is deploying Bridgewater's market leading WiMAX(TM)
        solutions in the northern region of Taiwan to deliver services such
        as mobile Internet, mobile TV, interactive media services, digital
        audio, and mobile advertising. The company plans to launch commercial
        services in the Hsinchu area before the end of 2009, and extend
        coverage to the Taipei area in 2010.

    -   Bridgewater's WiMAX solutions are enabling Global Mobile to:

        -  Rapidly launch services through over-the-air provisioning of
           subscribers, devices, and on-demand service models. This gives
           subscribers the freedom to activate their subscription at their
           own convenience and select plan features and applications without
           having to visit a store or call customer service.

        -  Deliver innovative, personalized services including casual usage
           based on time or volume such as day passes for a new application,
           prepaid services, and applications that can be personalized based
           on the subscriber's location, context or usage.

        -  Reduce operating costs by eliminating the need for customer
           service representatives to manually activate service, devices and
           firmware updates.

    -   The market leading Bridgewater Service Controller authorizes and
        authenticates subscribers and provides critical accounting functions.
        It is fully compliant with the WiMAX Network Working Group Stage 3
        specification.

    -   The Bridgewater Policy Controller is a policy decision function that
        provides real-time network, application and subscriber policies to
        personalize services and manage mobile data growth. It also enables
        over the air provisioning and on-demand services.

    -   Bridgewater's Subscriber Data Broker is a sophisticated subscriber
        data management product that unifies subscriber information including
        service entitlements, devices, networks, billing profiles,
        preferences and context, and provides the tools to broker this data
        to systems and applications.

    Quotes

    Rosemary Ho, Chairman, Global Mobile Corporation
    
    "Our goal is to deliver 'anytime, anywhere, and any device' applications
and services to our customers. We selected Bridgewater's market leading
service and policy control products including over-the-air provisioning
because they are enabling us to rapidly commercializing new 4G services and
meet our time-to-market goals."

    David Sharpley, Senior Vice President, Bridgewater Systems

    "We are delighted that Global Mobile is deploying Bridgewater's 4G
solutions to bring mobile multimedia services to consumers and enterprises in
Taiwan. Bridgewater is a leader in WiMAX solutions with over 35 operators
worldwide deploying our products to deliver personalized mobile services
rapidly and cost effectively."

    Tags / Keywords

    Bridgewater Systems, Global Mobile, CommVerge, WiMAX, Service Control,
AAA, Subscriber Data Management, Subscriber Data Broker, Policy Control,
Mobile Personalization

    
    Links

    http://www.globalmobile.com.tw

    http://www.bridgewatersystems.com/Service-Controller.aspx

    http://www.bridgewatersystems.com/WiMAX.aspx

    http://www.bridgewatersystems.com/Assets/Downloads/Whitepapers/WiMAXCommercialLaunch.pdf
    

    About Global Mobile Corporation

    Global Mobile strives to become a world-class mobile broadband service
provider, providing innovative and telecommunication services to our
customers. Global Mobile believes WiMAX is the beginning of 4G standards,
which eventually should be a convergence of technologies to facilitate mobile
internet data, video, voice and mobile commerce. Global Mobile is committed to
provide "anytime, anywhere, any device" applications and service portfolio
which will run on the nation's most advanced and reliable 4G network.
Customers will experience a new mobile life style with enriched content and
service offering that will bring convenience to life. Global Mobile commits to
innovation, integrity, trustworthiness by creating a customer experience with
the deployment of cutting-edge, reliable, high-quality products and a service
oriented customer care framework. For more information please visit Global
Mobile Corp. website.http://www.G1.com.tw

    About Bridgewater Systems

    Bridgewater Systems, the mobile personalization company, enables service
providers to efficiently manage and profit from mobile data services, content
and commerce. The company's market leading mobile personalization portfolio
provides a real-time, unified view of subscribers including entitlements,
devices, networks, billing profiles, preferences and context. Anchored by
Bridgewater's Subscriber Data Broker(TM), the portfolio of carrier-grade and
standards-based products includes the Bridgewater(R) Service Controller (AAA),
the Bridgewater(R) Policy Controller (PCRF) and the Bridgewater(R) Home
Subscriber Server (HSS). More than 140 leading service providers including
America Movil, Bell Canada, Clearwire, Cox, Hutchison Telecom, Iusacell,
Scartel, SmarTone-Vodafone, Sprint, Tata Teleservices, Tatung, Telmex,
Telstra, and Verizon Wireless use Bridgewater's solutions to rapidly deliver
innovative mobile services to over 150 million subscribers. For more
information, visit us at www.bridgewatersystems.com.

    Bridgewater, Bridgewater Systems, the Bridgewater Systems logo, WideSpan,
Smart Caps, myPolicy, and Subscriber Data Broker are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Bridgewater Systems Corporation. All other company, product
names and any registered and unregistered trademarks mentioned are used for
identification purposes only and remain the exclusive property of their
respective owners.





For further information:

For further information: Joanne Steinberg, Bridgewater Systems,
joanne.steinberg@bridgewatersystems.com, (613) 591-9104 extension 2032; Tony
Tan, MS&L Asia Pacific, tony.tan@mslworldwide.com, Tel: +65 6595 9812, Mobile:
+65 9048 6981

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