SOURCE: BroadSoft, Inc.

April 19, 2007 14:00 ET

BroadSoft Hosts 'Korea VoIP Industry Forum 2007'

Forum for Fixed and Mobile Telecom Providers Explores Best Practices in Delivering VoIP Services to SMBs, Enterprises and Residential End-Users

SEOUL, KOREA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 19, 2007 -- BroadSoft, Inc., a leading provider of VoIP application software, today announced that it will host the "Korea VoIP Industry Forum 2007" at COEX Intercontinental Hotel in Seoul on May 9.

This is the second consecutive year BroadSoft has held the Korea VoIP Industry Forum. At this year's VoIP forum, BroadSoft will present more effective ways service providers can deploy and utilize VoIP solutions for enterprises, small and medium businesses and residential customers. Forum attendees will include representatives from Korea's leading telecom companies, including KT, Samsung Networks Inc., SK Telink, Dacom and Hanaro.

"Adoption of VoIP is now picking up steam after the government announced a plan to promote VoIP service in March this year," said Hak-Song Park, a noted telecom veteran and senior counselor of BroadSoft's Korea division, who is honorary chairman of the Korea VoIP Industry Forum. "This year's forum will promote sharing of information among service providers that are increasingly turning to VoIP platforms to roll out add-on services."

BroadSoft will present case studies of its successful VoIP and IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) deployments with major telecoms in overseas markets. Also, BroadSoft will share best practices and strategies for promoting and delivering advanced voice services to business and residential customers.

"BroadSoft solutions not only deliver a wide range of offerings on a single platform, but also allow installation into all types of networks -- both existing and IMS. By leveraging BroadSoft's BroadWorks® platform, service providers can also create many different service models," said Myung-Kyoo Choi, regional vice president of BroadSoft in Korea. "Our VoIP solutions are flexible and differentiable, allowing providers to easily develop add-on offerings while using existing equipment."

The Korea VoIP Industry Forum is an invitation-only event. For more information, call +8-22-737-2944.

ABOUT THE BROADWORKS PLATFORM

BroadSoft's IMS-compliant BroadWorks® platform provides a comprehensive range of VoIP applications, including hosted PBX, IP Centrex, mobile PBX, business trunking and residential broadband services fully integrated into a single VoIP application platform. BroadWorks is capable of providing these applications with the reliability, redundancy, scalability and regulatory capabilities required to deliver carrier-class service.

ABOUT BROADSOFT®

BroadSoft provides VoIP application software that enables the delivery of hosted telephony and multimedia services. Its flagship BroadWorks® technology empowers wireless, wireline and cable carriers to deliver next-generation voice and multimedia applications and advanced features that enable them to increase revenue, enhance competitive differentiation and elevate customer satisfaction. BroadSoft's family of carrier-class software products delivers the scale, open architecture and reliability that the world's leading telecommunications companies demand to serve mission-critical enterprise and residential broadband customers. BroadSoft provides VoIP applications to 7 of the top 10 and 13 of the top 25 largest carriers worldwide, as measured by recent annual revenue, including Korea Telecom, Singtel, Sprint, Telefonica de Espana, Telstra, T-Systems, and Verizon. For additional information, go to www.BroadSoft.com.

BroadSoft and BroadWorks are registered trademarks of BroadSoft, Inc. All other names are trademarks of their respective companies.

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:

    BroadSoft
    Francis Hopkins
    +1 (240) 364-5375
    Email Contact

    The Hoffman Agency Korea (for BroadSoft)
    Sam Lee
    +82 2 737 2944
    Email Contact