MADRID and ISTANBUL, May 26, 2016 /CNW/ - Telefónica, one of the world's leading telecom operators, has chosen P.I. Works, a leading provider of mobile network performance improvement solutions deployed globally, to provide network optimization services.
As part of the agreement, P.I. Works will be using their own proprietary, centralized SON (Self-Organizing-Network) solution uSONTM, which allows to solve capacity and coverage issues in Telefónica mobile network.
As a result of Telefónica's extensive evaluation of P.I. Works services and solutions, radio access network quality has been improved, while network overload has been reduced. This has improved subscriber mobile experience, and reduced the need for base station upgrades.
"We collaborated with P.I. Works in the optimization of our network and the results were very good. Consequently, we have chosen P.I. Works as one of our radio optimization services partner for the Telefonica group," said Carlos López Calvo, Optimization and Performance Manager in RAN-GCTO unit.
"This engagement shows P.I. Works as a trusted, reliable third-party chosen by Telefónica for improving global network performance, maximizing its network capacity and at the same time, improving customer experience in a cost-effective manner with our best in class SON solutions," said Eren Sivasli, Director of Sales, P.I. Works.
Telefónica is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world by market capitalization and number of customers with a comprehensive offering and quality of connectivity that is delivered over world class fixed, mobile and broadband networks. As a growing company it prides itself on providing a differential experience based both on its corporate values and a public position that defends customer interests.
The company has a significant presence in 21 countries and 322 million accesses around the world. Telefónica has a strong presence in Spain, Europe and Latin America, where the company focuses an important part of its growth strategy.
About P.I. Works
P.I. Works is a leading provider of next-generation network performance improvement solutions. Our expertise combined with our commercially available products enable mobile operators to improve their network quality and subscriber experience.
Our latest product family, unified Self Organizing Networks (uSONTM), automates routine optimization and operational tasks of complex mobile networks 24/7 to solve capacity and coverage issues. P.I. Works has deployed solutions for 38 operators in 27 countries. P.I. Works also plays an important role as an independent software solution provider in the 3GPP SON standardization forum.
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