November 29, 2007 08:00 ET

Telenor Selects TietoEnator and 2Wire as Supplier for Auto Configuration Server (ACS)

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - November 29, 2007) - Telenor, Norway's largest fixed line and broadband service provider, has selected the 2Wire Component Management System (CMS) for remote management of DSL customer premises equipment (CPE) for residential and business customers.

In its efforts to maximize customer satisfaction, operational excellence, and overall efficiency, Telenor is moving toward full automation for provisioning broadband services such as VoIP and IPTV, and a stronger integration of CPE management into customer care services. Expected benefits include improvements in service delivery, usability, and technical support.

Telecom Solutions Germany, a business unit of TietoEnator, will act as system integrator and prime supplier, with responsibility for complete installation and integration of the 2Wire CMS within Telenor's network.

2Wire CMS is a comprehensive platform for the deployment and management of next generation home networking equipment and services. CMS improves customer care by enabling instant subscriber provisioning, activation, and delivery of new high-value services, as well as by providing a live link for customer care agents to directly access customer premises equipment for real time diagnostics and trouble shooting. CMS also provides the foundation for rapid delivery and support of next-generation services in the home, including triple play and fixed/mobile converged services.

About Telenor

Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, Telenor is an international provider of high quality telecommunications, data and media communication services. Telenor is one of Norway's largest companies with revenues in 2006 of approx. NOK 91.1 billion and a work force of 34,350 domestically and abroad. Telenor is listed at the Oslo Stock Exchange (TEL).

About TietoEnator

TietoEnator is among the leading architects in building a more efficient information society and one of the largest IT services providers in Europe. TietoEnator specializes in consulting, developing and hosting its customers' business operations in the digital economy. The Group's services are based on a combination of deep industry-specific expertise and the latest information technology. TietoEnator has about 16,000 experts in close to 30 countries.

About 2Wire

2Wire provides global telecom carriers with broadband products, software, and service platforms that enable an integrated triple play of networked data, voice, and media services. Award-winning products and services include residential gateways, broadband multimedia set-top boxes, remote management systems, and call center customer support. 2Wire customers are leading broadband providers throughout the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Europe, Australia, and Asia, including AT&T, Telmex, BT, Embarq, Bell Canada, SingTel, and others.

2Wire is the trademark of 2Wire, Inc. in the United States and in other jurisdictions throughout the world. All other company names may be trade names or trademarks of their respective owners.

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