Wipro and Subex to help Aircel expand operations across India

Bangalore, INDIA: Nine year contract to implement and manage Revenue Assurance and Fraud across 23 circles.

Wipro Infotech,the India and Middle East IT Business of Wipro Ltd. and Subex Limited, a leading global provider of OSS/BSS solutions for communications service providers jointly announced today that the Subex platform has been chosen for Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management in the 23 circles of Aircel across India.

Aircel is one of the fastest growing telecom companies in India, with a subscriber base of over 10 million. It currently operates across nine circles and has recently won a pan-India license to operate in 23 circles, and is looking to expand to 14 more circles within the country.

Aircel was looking at a solution that could centrally manage revenue assurance and fraud management across all its proposed 23 circles. Aircel and Wipro, which has a long term outsourcing contract with Aircel, chose Subex, to provide the required network infrastructure. This will be implemented across all of Aircel’s 23 circles. Subex’s Revenue Assurance solution, Moneta™M and Fraud Management solution, Nikira™M will form the core of the implementation.

Mr. Ravinder Jain, CIO, Aircel said, “We have partnered with Wipro and Subex for our past requirements, and they were the natural choice for us to manage the entire infrastructure, as we look to expand our footprint in India.”

“Subex’s industry leading Moneta and Nikira provide the best capabilities for an implementation of this nature and scale. Having worked with Subex in the past, we know that they can support the requirements of this implementation”, said Mr. Anil Jain, Vice President – Corporate Business Unit, Wipro Infotech.

Vinod Kumar, President – Revenue Maximization Business Unit, Subex Ltd, said, “This contract win with Wipro is a great achievement for us. Partnering with Wipro to provide the revenue assurance and fraud management solutions to Aircel is an added advantage owing to our long standing partnership. This deal not only signifies the robustness and scalability of our solutions, but is also an indication of the rising maturity of Indian telecom operators.”

About Subex Limited

Subex Limited is a leading global provider of Operations and Business Support Systems (OSS/BSS) that empowers communications service providers to achieve competitive advantage and deliver new service experiences to subscribers. The company pioneered the strategic concept of the Revenue Operations Center (ROC) – a centralized framework for end-to-end control of a service provider’s revenue and costs, fostering operational dexterity for sustained profitability.

Subex’s software portfolio powers the ROC and its best-in-class solutions enable new service creation, operational transformation, subscriber-centric fulfillment, provisioning automation, revenue assurance, cost management, data integrity management, fraud management and interconnect/interparty settlement.

Subex’s customers include 32 of the world’s 50 largest service providers. The company has more than 300 installations across 70 countries.

For more information please visit www.subex.com

Forward Looking and Cautionary Statements

Certain statements in this release concerning Subex’s products, strategy and future growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks, and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, market acceptance of Subex’s products and services, Subex’s ability to implement its growth strategy, competition in Subex’s areas of business and general economic conditions affecting the telecom industry.

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Nov, 03, 2008