January 25, 2010 16:14 ET

Mobile Carriers Will Soon Add Another Nail to the Coffin of PBX Makers and Vendors

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, FRANCE--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2010) - Centile the European leader and provider of Hosted PBX and Unified Communications Platforms is launching its latest platform named 'ISTRA Mobile' at the Mobile World Congress 2010 in Barcelona.

ISTRA Mobile is a mobile carrier driven PBX Services Platform which allows mobile operators and MVNEs/MVNOs to provide business subscribers with advanced PBX features of the office telephone system delivered directly to mobile handsets from the network.

Additionally, a carrier branded provisioning and end-user management portal and a set of blended mobile phone and desktop applications are all part of the carrier's PBX service package.

A Mobile Carrier's launch of the service is made easy with a low up-front investment and a 'Pay-As-You-Grow' business model based on user activations.

Nadahl Shocair, Executive Director, strategy and business development at Centile states, "The ISTRA Mobile platform finally allows mobile operators to reduce churn and quickly add valuable business subscribers with increases in ARPU driven by this 'PBX add-on service' to the business tariffs while delivering increases in cumulative mobile minutes, local and international call traffic".

Centile's ISTRA Mobile Platform will be launched at Mobile World Congress 2010 in Barcelona and to set a meeting to view and discuss the ISTRA Mobile Platform please visit www.centile.com/mobile-world-congress2010/meetings.php

About Centile

Since 1998, Centile has been at the forefront of convergent technology developments and is now the leading European innovator of unified communications, network platforms, hosted solutions, applications and tools targeting enterprise customers working in partnership with fixed, mobile and web-based network operators. For more information please visit www.centile.com

Contact Information

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    Karine De Moraes
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