VIENNA, Va., and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ --
Telarix, Inc., formerly known as Emerging Technologies Group, today announced
that TELUS has selected Telarix's iXTools software solution to enable better
management of interconnect traffic, dial codes and pricing. TELUS, the
largest telecommunications company in Western Canada and the second largest in
the country, sought a software solution to help manage the company's rapidly
growing carrier-to-carrier call volumes. iXTools will enhance visibility into
TELUS' interconnect business, providing a scalable and cost effective solution
for delivering timely, detailed traffic information to business and service
"Telarix's comprehensive solution will increase the transparency of TELUS'
network to its customers. It will enable TELUS to proactively provide
information about traffic and quality on the network at intervals determined
by the customer as well as rapidly respond to specific requests," stated Joe
Grech, executive vice president and president, TELUS Partner Solutions.
"Telarix understands our commitment to leveraging technology to deliver
superior service and maximum value to our customers. This solution provides
the intelligence and associated metrics to run our business at the best
practices level within the telecom industry. We look forward to working with
Telarix's team of experts to implement this solution."
Telarix's iXTools software will deliver summary and detail voice traffic
information through a web-based reporting portal. TELUS traffic managers will
use this to provide information about traffic, dial codes, and prices to their
customers. The software solution utilizes network intelligence to dynamically
suggest routing changes, allowing TELUS to make rapid changes as needed to
manage network quality.
"Telarix consistently delivers innovative solutions," said Amir
Yazdanpanah, CEO of Telarix. "In part, this is because of the knowledge and
experience we've gained as we've worked closely with our customers to develop
solutions that optimize their interconnect business. We are pleased that
TELUS will be using iXTools to enhance their ability to deliver the best
service to their customers."
Telarix, Inc. delivers the leading Interconnect Business Optimization
(IBO) software solution, which gives telecommunications companies the ability
to easily manage costs and drive profitability on their interconnect traffic.
Telarix's innovative platform, iXTools, maximizes carrier profitability by
leveraging operational intelligence to enable real-time business decisions.
The company's web-based tools analyze and report on traffic, rates, and
destinations almost as quickly as the calls move across the global network.
The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Vienna, VA. Please
visit www.telarix.com for more information.
TELUS (Toronto: T; T.A)(NYSE: TU) is the largest telecommunications
company in Western Canada and the second largest in the country, with more
than 24,000 employees. The company provides subscribers with a full range of
telecommunications products and services including data, Internet Protocol,
voice and TELUS Mobility wireless services across Canada. TELUS was a premier
founding supporter of Canada's successful bid to host the 2010 Winter Games.
For more information about TELUS, please visit telus.com.
CONTACT: Lyn Chamness of Telarix, Inc., +1-703-564-9622, or
SOURCE Telarix, Inc.