Tanla Solutions announces deployment of its 3G platform with MTNL

Written by Businesswire India | Hyderabad | Updated: Dec 12 2008, 17:02pm hrs
Tanla Solutions Ltd., the leading telecommunications software and services provider with worldwide operations announced deployment of its 3G VAS platform with state owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL). Tanla now has the distinction of being the first company to have live services over a 3G network in India.

MTNL is the first Indian mobile operator to launch 3G services in India and the services were formally inaugurated by Honble Prime Minister Mr. Manmohan Singh in New Delhi.

Commenting on the occasion Mr. Uday Reddy, Chairman & Managing Director, Tanla Solutions Ltd said We are proud to be associated with MTNL in this marquee event and look forward to operationalising our international suite of products and services here in India. Tanla is helping operators attract new users and build loyalty with existing customers by offering the newest applications and services supported by third generation networks.

Tanlas 3G VAS platform enables a number of Video based interactive applications like Video IVR Portals, Video Chat, Video SMS and Video alerts. This enables mobile operators and service providers to enhance portal offerings with feature-rich, personalized video interactivity. The visual component of services created with Tanlas Video IVR platform makes the user experience much more intuitive and attractive than traditional voice-or-text based services and is proven to drive the uptake of 3G services like Video Calling.

Other deployments of Tanlas 3G platform within the sub continent include Dialog Telekom, Sri Lankas largest network with over 5 million subscribers.

Tanla Solutions Ltd was recently named as the Seventh fastest growing company in India as part of the Deloitte Fast 50 program. Its Finnish subsidiary Tanla Oy (formerly Openbit Oy) was ranked 2nd in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Finland 2008 program. With the combined strength of its subsidiary businesses Tanla now operates in over 50 countries with over 150 operator relationships.

Tanla Mobile is one of the youngest and fasted growing Network Aggregators working in partnership with leading operators like MTN, Vodafone, O2, T-Mobile, Airtel and 3 amongst others. Tanla Oys mobile payments and application rights management solution is now on tens of millions of Nokia and other smartphones powering Navigation, Business and Entertainment applications.