Mycom signs with Alcatel-Lucent

Mycom International, a global provider of leading-edge OSS software solutions and services to the telecoms industry, announced today that they have signed a global partnership agreement with Alcatel-Lucent for the delivery of their leading-edge performance management solution for Alcatel-Lucent’s UMTS Access networks.

Under the agreement Mycom will integrate its best-in-class NIMS-PrOptima Service Assurance solution into Alcatel-Lucent’s UMTS Access technology. The embedded solution branded NIMS-PrOptima for WMS will be delivered as part of Alcatel-Lucent’s UMTS Access infrastructure releases.

Siamak Sarbaz, founder and CEO of Mycom said: “This agreement is a further testament to Mycom’s growing reputation in the service assurance field. It not only ensures continuity for the NIMS-PrOptima 3G customers who have moved over to Alcatel-Lucent but also provides a proven UTRAN performance management capability for Alcatel-Lucent’s rapidly expanding portfolio of 3G customers.”

Performance management is a key OSS Service Assurance component of any UMTS network and helps operators to ensure that their radio networks operate with optimal efficiency at all times. Alcatel-Lucent will offer NIMS-PrOptima along with its Wireless Management System to its UMTS Access customers globally.

Mounir Ladki, general manager of Mycom’s OSS Products Business said: “We are proud to add Alcatel-Lucent to our portfolio of key strategic partners. The combination of Alcatel-Lucent’s cutting edge technology and Mycom’s best-in-class OSS Performance Management solution will ensure optimal delivery of UMTS, HSDPA and HSUPA solutions to wireless operators worldwide.”