SOURCE: Openet

September 24, 2007 09:00 ET

Openet to Participate in WiMAX World Panel Presentation

DUBLIN, IRELAND--(Marketwire - September 24, 2007) -

WHO:       Marc Price, Senior Telecom Strategist, CTO Office, Openet

WHAT:      Panel Presentation on the Collision Course of WiMAX and IMS

WHEN:      Thursday, September 27, 2007 from 4:15-5:00 p.m. CDT

WHERE:     WiMAX World USA, Chicago, Ill.

Openet, a provider of Transactional Intelligence solutions for the world's largest and most innovative service providers, will participate in a panel discussion on the challenges service providers face when the worlds of WiMAX and IMS inevitably collide at WiMAX World USA in Chicago, Ill.

At 4:15 p.m. CDT on Thursday, September 27, 2007, Openet Senior Telecom Strategist Marc Price will address how operators can successfully deploy an IMS strategy to benefit a WiMAX network. He will also discuss how flexible software platforms can help operators effectively mitigate the risks of deploying IMS and WiMAX in today's rapidly-changing wireless and mobile broadband landscape.

WiMAX World USA will take place at McCormick Place Chicago from September 25-27, 2007. The conference provides a forum for telecommunications industry professionals to discuss the wireless/mobile broadband marketplace, focus on the present and future of WiMAX and address their business communications needs and challenges.

About Openet

Openet is a leading worldwide provider of event processing and transaction management solutions. The Transactional Intelligence of the company's solutions extracts increased value from diverse service provider networks, enabling rapid introduction of new services and reliable, cost-effective management of existing services. Openet is focused on delivering best-in-class network edge solutions and specialized engagement processes that create business value from network activity. A global company, Openet's implementations include long-running engagements with the world's leading service providers such as British Telecom, Orange, AT&T and Verizon Wireless. For more information, visit