SOURCE: Telcordia

June 30, 2008 07:00 ET

Telcordia Opens Technology Research Center in Poland

Demonstrates Commitment to Customers and Technology Development in Europe

PISCATAWAY, NJ--(Marketwire - June 30, 2008) - Telcordia Technologies, a global leader in the development of IP, wireline and mobile telecommunications software and services, today announced that it has opened a research center in Poznan, Poland. The Poznan Technology Research Center will play a critical role in extending Telcordia's research and collaboration capabilities across a wide range of government and commercial partnerships in Europe.

The foundation behind Telcordia's industry-leading software and services comes from its globally recognized research organization. With more than 1,800 patents issued to the company, Telcordia consistently leads technology and business transformation to allow communication service providers, government entities and enterprises worldwide to differentiate their offerings and drive revenue through growth and service innovation.

The research center further extends the company's reach and innovation by leveraging the local talent pool of highly qualified and motivated scientists and engineers in Poland.

"This is a very important development for the science and technology community in Poland, creating opportunities for the next generations of engineers and innovators in our region," said Professor Wojciech Cellary, Head of the Information Technology Department at the Poznan University of Economics. "Telcordia is a leading American communications software and services company that has invented many of the core technologies that enable communications today and continues to create the communications technologies of the future."

The official opening for the research center was held at the University of Poznan and distinguished guests included Poland's Vice Minister of Research, Marshal and Governor of Province Wielkopolska, the President of Poznan City, and the presidents of Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan University of Economic and Poznan University of Technology.

"Telcordia is in an enviable position to build collaborative relationships with local universities, R&D institutions and communications providers, governments and enterprises eager to embrace a path of network evolution and discover new services and features for their customers," said Mark Greenquist, CEO of Telcordia. "Telcordia will continue to extend its footprint in Europe to further our reach, leverage our experience and help carriers succeed."

Telcordia has a collective expertise of more than 2,500 employees that have supported more than 800 clients, including 18 of the 20 largest telecoms operators worldwide. To learn more about Telcordia, visit www.telcordia.com.

About Telcordia

Telcordia Technologies, Inc. is a leading global provider of telecommunications network software and services for IP, wireline, wireless, and cable. As the industry continuously evolves, Telcordia has the experience and reach to deliver the critical elements of success to help communication providers worldwide deploy innovative and profitable new services via any network or device while helping carriers aggressively reduce costs and grow revenues. Telcordia is headquartered in Piscataway, N.J., with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia, Central and Latin America. (www.telcordia.com)

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