FilAsia System Technologies Selects Alepo for IPTV and Wi-Fi Delivery in Philippines
On the heels of the Philippines government announcement to offer free citywide Wi-Fi services to half of its towns and cities this year and nationwide coverage by end of 2016, Alepo penned an agreement with FilAsia System Technologies Inc. (FAST) to provide a complete Wi-Fi management solution, including charging and billing, for the IPTV Service.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015, Austin, TX – Alepo (www.alepo.com) – a global provider of core network and IT software solutions for communications service providers, announced today a new partnership with FAST, a leading wireless internet service provider in Philippines, to provide a complete Wi-Fi hotspot manager, including charging and billing, for internet and IPTV over Wi-Fiservices.
As part of the new partnership, Alepo will employits carrier-class convergent charging, billing, and CRM platform, Alepo Service Enabler (SE), which will enable FAST to fully deliver and monetize its Wi-Fi and IPTV services.To create a sophisticated and enjoyable customer experience for FAST subscribers, Alepo SE includes end-to-end supportfor the entire purchase, activation, real-time charging, notifications, and customer care of Wi-Fi hotspot services.
“The high competition amongstISPs in Philippinesputs downward pressure onaverage revenue per user(ARPU) and limits revenue potential from traditional revenue streams. This drives ISPs to introduceservices like IPTV over Wi-Fi to differentiate themselves from the competition,” said Glenn Caagbay,President at FAST. “Alepo has a long and proven legacy in Wi-Fi and IPTVmonetization and is able to provide FAST with solutions that are both technologically advanced and highly sophisticated from a business standpoint.”
“FAST recognizes IPTVas part of a new breed of services that will continue to fit into their overall data monetization strategy,” said Vani Manian,Technical Directorat Alepo. “In its selection of Alepo, FASTis assured of a solutions partner with the knowledge and real-world proven products needed to launch new IPTV business models rapidly and cost-effectively without disruption to existing networks and services.”
About FilAsia System Technologies Inc.
FilAsia System Technologies Inc. or FAST provides Wi-Fi services in Philippines. The company is already servicing areas where broadband data infrastructure is not available and will continue to build its network to reach places where there is no or limited service, especially in rural communities.
Alepo makes next-gen data opportunities a reality, making advanced software solutions and services that enable global communications service providers to accelerate revenue growth, market share, and business success on next-generation fixed and mobile broadband networks. For over a decade, Alepo has been the go-to technology partner for “all things data” at leading service providers like Orange, Saudi Telecom, and Digicel.
Established in 2004, Alepo is today a mature technology solutions provider with presence in all regions of the world and with offices in Argentina, Cameroon, Colombia, France, and India. Alepo USA Corporate Headquarters is located in Austin, Texas.
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