MADRID, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NEO-SKY, a Spanish telecommunication service provider, announced that on June 21, 2013 it started marketing its Mobile Services in Spain. Elephant Talk is a key partner for NEO-SKY's Mobile Services launch, providing its mobile Software DNA™ platform.
NEO-SKY was founded in 2002 and specializes indata, voice and cloud solutions for the Spanish corporate market. NEO-SKY is the 6th MVNO in Spain powered by Elephant Talk's network and mobile platform that is operational now, next to Lebara, Orbitel, BT, Eroski and HITS. NEO-SKY will market its Mobile Services to the niche market of corporate clients and expects to reach approximately 100,000 SIMs over the next few years within the high-end active mobile customers within the Virtual Private Network (VPN).
Mr. Cesar Arranz Soler, NEO-SKY´s President and CEO, commented, "As we want to strengthen our presence in the medium and large corporate markets, we had to expand our portfolio with reliable and cutting edge Mobile solutions to complement our data, voice and cloud service offering. Working with Elephant Talk allows us to benefit from their state of the art platform, dramatically reducing the time to market of our Mobile Services product line."
"We are pleased to announce this new agreement with NEO-SKY to manage their SIM cards on our platform. NEO-SKY chose Elephant Talk as partner as we are specialized in complex integrations, required to service corporate mobile customers who are demanding high quality, security and a 24x7 service," stated Martin Zuurbier, CTO of Elephant Talk Communications. "Elephant Talk is rapidly becoming the vendor of choice to provide these services to markets in Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. We have quickly become the largest redundant Full MVNE in the European market with many GEO redundancies in place. Therefore we offer the highest possible service levels on our Spanish platform."
About Elephant Talk:
Elephant Talk Communications Corp. (NYSE MKT: ETAK), is a leading international provider of mobile proprietary Software Defined Network Architecture (Software DNATM) platforms for the telecommunications industry that empower Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs), Enablers (MVNEs) and Aggregators (MVNAs) with a full suite of applications, Full OSS/BSS Systems, Delivery Platforms, Support and Managed Services, on-site, cloud, hybrid and S/PaaS solutions, including Network, Mobile Internet ID Solutions, Secure Remote Access Management, Loyalty Management and Transaction Processing Services, superior Industry Expertise and high quality Customer Service without substantial upfront investment. Elephant Talk counts several of the world's leading Mobile Operators amongst its customers including Vodafone, T-Mobile and Zain, and virtually all business is focused on tier 1 and tier 2 operators worldwide. Visit: www.elephanttalk.com.
NEO-SKY is a Spanish telecom service and network provider specializing in data, voice and cloud services to medium and large companies, public administration and other carriers and telecom service providers, using its own nation-wide network. NEO-SKY´s network is based on 4G LTE and LMDS fixed wireless access, and fiber optics access and backhaul networks. In addition, NEO-SKY provides VSAT satellite access services as well as Local Access and Transport Services. NEO-SKY 2002 S.A. was incorporated on August 26th 2002 by the merger of the companies Abrared S.A. and Sky Point, S.A. Visit: www.neo-sky.com.
ValidSoft Limited has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Elephant Talk Communications since early 2010 and underpins its mobile/cloud security offering. The company is a market leader in providing solutions to counter electronic fraud and safeguarding consumer privacy relating to a variety of bank, card, internet and telephone channels. ValidSoft's solutions are used to verify the authenticity of both parties to a transaction (Mutual Authentication), the security of the relevant telecommunication channel used (Secure Communications), and the integrity of transactions itself (Transaction Verification) for the mass market, in a highly cost effective and secure manner while being very easy to use. The company counts several leading worldwide service providers and institutions amongst its customers. ValidSoft is the only security software company in the world that has been granted three European Privacy Seals. Visit: www.validsoft.com.
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