Xalted Information Systems — the principal operating subsidiary of Kranem Corporation — announced that Nepal Telecom has selected Xalted's Roaming Fraud Detection and Analytics solution, xNODE, as an integral technology in connection with the expansion and upgrade of Nepal Telecom's GSM Roaming and NRTRDE System.
It is the second time that Xalted has been awarded a contract by Nepal Telecom for the installation and deployment of Xalted's xNODE Hardware, Software and Services, it said.
The revenues expected to be generated by Xalted in connection with this expansion order is approximately $200,000. The first contract for Xalted's xNODE solution was in 2009. Nepal Telecom is one of the leading players in telecommunications sector — as it has the largest market share in the telephony in the country — and provides GSM cellular telephone services to millions of subscribers.
The telecom service provider, which provides roaming services to postpaid subscribers in 75 districts, has already been using Xalted's xNODE solution for GSM Roaming and NRTRDE-compliance.Xalted supplied, delivered, installed and commissioned successfully the initial GSM Roaming and NRTDTE solution for Nepal Telecom in 2009, it said, adding that the expansion order provides NT with a 300 per cent increase in capacity as compared to the previous implementations of the xNODE system.
Xalted's xNODE technology provides Nepal Telecom with a solution that reduces roaming charge revenue that would otherwise be lost by NT as Xalted's xNODE can efficiently manage NT's roaming related data transfer and Fraud detection systems. "Nepal is a growing telecom market and the GSM operator NT needed roaming revenue maximisation solution that could help them achieve competitive advantage by offering advanced services in a faster way while keeping the total cost of ownership of solution lowest. We are proud that our Innovative technology solution has not only supported operator's vision to be a major player in the Nepal telecom market, but also accomplished the inherent need for revenue maximization," chairman and chief executive of the Kranem/Xalted Group Ajay Batheja, said, adding that they are seeing more of others opting for Xalted's Telecom and Digital Security Solutions. "IT is testament to the quality of our Analytics and Security portfolio. Implementing multiple Telecom Security solutions will enhance the CSP's operational efficiency, leading to better service for their customers."
The Kranem/Xalted Group is a leading global provider of end-to-end actionable Intelligence, Analytics and Revenue Maximization software and solutions serving some of the world's largest law enforcement agencies, government agencies and telecom and data services providers.
The company is headquartered in San Jose, California, USA, with additional offices located in Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, and Baddi, India and Rome, Italy.