Telefonica partners with BICS to reinforce its leading LTE worldwide coverage

Wholesale 12 April 2016

Madrid, 12th of April - Telefonica Business Solutions, a leading provider of a wide range of integrated communication solutions for the B2B market, has signed a LTE strategic alliance over an IPX multiservice agreement with BICS,a recognized global leader in wholesale carrier services, to reinforce its leading LTE worldwide coverage providing service to its customers in more than 230 countries.

This confirms Telefonica Business Solutions’ Wholesale strong position in the LTE worldwide market providing a solution based on a strong coverage in the growing telco business and keeps reinforcing Telefonica’s IPX suite after the “Best IPX Exchange” award given at Global Carrier Awards 2015 during Capacity Europe in Paris and the IPX partnership recently announced with TeliaSonera.

Telefonica’s leading LTE Diameter Exchange service and its extensive footprint positions Telefonica as a market leader besides the high efficiency through simplicity, high quality and also enhances time to market. This milestone will also guarantee an end–to-end Quality of Service (QoS) within a private IP environment.

Through its leading IPX platform, BICS is facilitating a fast and easy roll-out of LTE, seamless 2G/3G/4G worldwide roaming experiences and interoperability with other networks. BICS supports Telefonica to carry on extending its global LTE footprint through an extensive on-net coverage, with an increase of approximately 10% in the number of countries where Telefonica LTE Diameter service is available.

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