SOURCE: Cedar Point Communications

August 10, 2009 11:01 ET

Flow Goes Live With Voice Service in Grenada Using Cedar Point Communications' SAFARI C3

Grenada Follows Jamaica and Trinidad in Launching Voice With the SAFARI C3

DERRY, NH--(Marketwire - August 10, 2009) - Cedar Point Communications, a worldwide leader in integrated Voice over IP (VoIP) switching technologies for service providers, and Flow announced today that VoIP service is now being offered to the residents of Grenada using Cedar Point's SAFARI C3 Multimedia Switching System.

Flow is the brand under which Columbus Communications (Grenada) Limited provides its services in Grenada, and is also the brand under which its sister companies in Trinidad and Jamaica provide their services in their respective territories. Flow now offers a full suite of voice, video and data communications services to over 300,000 service subscribers across the Caribbean.

"Flow has been extremely pleased with its partnership with Cedar Point. This is the third major deployment of the SAFARI C3 in our footprint and we are excited to be delivering a high quality, feature rich telephone service to our customers in Grenada," said John Reid, President & Chief Operating Officer of Flow in Grenada. "We have been very successful in the other countries where we have deployed the SAFARI C3."

"Flow has taken a creative approach to launching their voice services and we are proud to be a part of that rollout," said Chris Zanyk, vice president, sales, North American Region and CALA for Cedar Point Communications. "The simplicity, low total cost of ownership, and quality of SAFARI C3 has enabled them to offer superior voice features and are helping them to attract and retain subscribers."

Cedar Point has shipped more than five million SAFARI C3 lines to customers in the Americas, the Caribbean and Europe. SAFARI C3 supports up to 250,000 lines of capacity in less than a cubic meter of space, incorporating all of the components that make up the voice switching infrastructure. It is being deployed for residential and business services by a diverse customer base that includes Cable System Operators, CLECs, Wireless Operators and Universities.

About Cedar Point Communications

Cedar Point Communications' integrated switching platform enables the scalable, simplified and cost-effective delivery of VoIP and multimedia services for communication providers and network operators. Designed to provide carrier-class performance and reliability, while increasing network integrity, security and privacy, Cedar Point's SAFARI C3 Multimedia Switching System supports legacy circuit, NCS and SIP-based voice services, as well as a migration path to IMS. The company is based in Derry, NH with offices in Meersburg, Germany, and Sophia Antipolis, France. For more information, please visit www.cedarpointcom.com.

About Columbus Communications (Grenada) Ltd (Flow)

Flow is the brand of Columbus Communications (Grenada) Limited, the largest cable television service provider in Grenada. The company is wholly owned by the international telecommunications company, Columbus Communications Inc., a leader in broadband network construction and in the provision of telecommunications services in the Caribbean and Central America.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Jim Gayton
    Cedar Point Communications
    1-603-216-3124
    Email Contact

    or

    Gail Purcell
    Columbus Communications (Grenada) Ltd (Flow)
    1-473-444-3300
    1-473-534-0703 (mobile)
    Email Contact