4G speeds for Eircom pre-paid mobile subscribers

19 Dec 2014

Irish fixed and mobile operator Eircom has teamed up with Dublin-based software vendor Openet to launch 4G data services for its pre-pay mobile subscribers in time for Christmas. According to Openet, which is supplying the carrier with its Business Support System (BSS) to support the launch, customers to Eircom’s eMobile-brand pre-pay mobile broadband services and those signed up to its Meteor Mobile unit’s ‘Simplicity Plans’ can now enjoy 4G speeds in time for the festive period. Geoff Shakespeare, managing director of Technology Evolution and Development at Eircom, commented: ‘The [Openet] team enabled us to deliver … 4G capability to our pre-paid users in ultra-quick time and with no disruption. Openet’s solutions provide us with a flexible and reliable platform for the future monetisation of our 4G services.’



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