September 19, 2005 17:00 ET

T-Com Expands Messaging Services With BASIS AudioNet Solution Offering

Expanded Multi-Year Commitment Doubles Volume of T-Com Messaging Services

BOSTON MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 19, 2005 -- VON Fall -- BASIS AudioNet, an IT leader in telecommunications Value-Driven solutions, announced today that T-Com, the fixed-network unit of Deutsche Telekom AG, headquartered in Bonn, Germany, has committed to expand their current agreement for an additional 7M mailboxes over the next two years.

T-Com is one of the largest fixed-network providers in Europe serving consumers and small business customers primarily in Germany, and is also represented in several eastern European countries. Its messaging services have been expanding exponentially, as its markets are expanding, and partnering with BASIS AudioNet offers the flexibility to customize services to meet the growing demands of these customers.

BASIS AudioNet provides T-Com with an integrated solution for their messaging services requirements. Multiple user access methods are offered allowing T-Com customers to customize their own user experiences. The solutions are reliable, flexible to meet T-Com customization requirements, and expandable to meet expanding next-generation IP network requirements. BASIS AudioNet also hosts and manages 24/7 call center services for T-Com messaging services.

Offering end-to-end IT messaging services for telecommunications networks, the BASIS AudioNet solution delivers a strong value proposition for T-Com. BASIS AudioNet not only supports the current messaging requirements of T-Com, but also provides a strong foundation for the deployment of new custom services on new networks quickly and efficiently.

"This long-term contract with T-Com validates the BASIS AudioNet commitment to customer service, enabling technology and exceptional value," stated Ralf Pflaume, COO of BASIS AudioNet. "Our customer care and value-driven solutions provide a winning combination for carriers around the world, helping them meet the challenges of today's highly competitive telecommunications market."

About BASIS AudioNet:

BASIS AudioNet GmbH enables, integrates, hosts and supports complex solutions and services in the Telecommunications industry for wireline, wireless and next-generation IP networks.

BASIS AudioNet offers a wide range of flexible, comprehensive Switching, Media Gateways, Application and Media Server platforms to enable Value-Driven solutions for wireline, wireless and IP networks.

Connecting areas of core competency, Telecommunication, Information Technology and Customer Care, BASIS AudioNet offers a one-stop approach to Consulting, Implementation-Development, Integration and After-Sales to their customers.

With offices in Hamburg, Germany, and Horsham, PA, BASIS AudioNet employs over 400 people with expertise and knowledge to support service providers worldwide. For further information, please visit

About T-Com:

With approximately 42.1 million narrowband and 7.1 million broadband lines, T-Com is one of the largest fixed-network providers in Europe. T-Com serves consumers and small business customers in Germany, and is also represented in Hungary, Macedonia and Montenegro (through Magyar Telekom), Croatia (through T-Hrvatski Telekom) and in Slovakia (through Slovak Telecom).

In Germany, T-Com offers basic fixed-network infrastructure services to other divisions in the Deutsche Telekom Group and third-party telecommunications enterprises. In Central Eastern Europe (CEE) T-Com is represented not only with fixed-network services but also with ISP (Internet Service Provider) and business customers. In the first half-year of 2005, T-Com generated revenues of around EUR 12.4 billion. For further information, please visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Mr. Adrian Weinhold
    BASIS AudioNet
    +49 (0)40 853114-21
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