ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is bringing a greater level of control, security and flexibility to cloud-based application development and delivery with a single-tenant version of Bluemix, IBM's platform-as-a-service. The new platform enables developers to build ap...
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|July 1, 2014 11:21 PM EDT||
Infobright, the database analytics platform for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that Global Convergence Solutions, Inc. (GCS), the leading provider of next-generation OSS & BSS solutions to the inter-carrier voice market that is revolutionizing the way carriers do business with each other, has selected Infobright’s Enterprise Edition (IEE) to drastically improve the delivery of real-time analytics for their customers.
GCS is one of the first OSS & BSS solution providers in the marketplace to use a third-party database analytics platform that delivers on speed and scalability to change the way carriers operate. Through this OEM partnership, GCS will use IEE to improve the way they provide real-time analytics to telecom customers. With the GCS solution, carriers can now analyze billions of data points coming in from their voice traffic in a matter of minutes, identifying which carrier customers are operating under/over a performance threshold and whether that threshold is quality, price or business policy based. By elevating these insights from M2M data, GCS customers will be able to identify effects on call quality, revenues and margins all in real-time, proactively addressing issues before they impact the business.
“The maturation of machine to machine communications has resulted in a flood of data that can bog a carrier’s business down as it tries to proactively identify trends and insights in that data. At GCS, our goal is to help telecom carriers to acquire, analyze and utilize the data to find the trends and performance issues that will help them optimize every aspect of their inter-carrier voice business,” said Jay Meranchik, GCS Chief Technology Officer & President. “The Infobright platform is a critical component of our real-time analytics offering. Infobright was the only solution we could find on the market able to handle the massive amounts of data generated by M2M communications on a carrier network, transforming a process that normally took days into one that took only minutes.”
Infobright’s analytic database platform is a scalable solution specifically designed to achieve high performance for large volumes of machine-generated data used in complex ad-hoc analytic environments. Infobright combines semantic intelligence with advanced compression technology to accelerate queries and reduce hardware footprint resulting in a cost-effective solution designed to ensure on-demand performance without database tuning and administration.
“Our clients rely on us to provide fast, real-time analysis of massive amounts of data that is vital to the success of their business operations. The telecommunications field is drastically impacted by the uptick in M2M data that constantly streams in from millions of connected devices around the world,” said Don DeLoach, Infobright CEO. “By incorporating their own code around our Infobright platform, GCS is able to gain valuable insight into their customers’ data to deliver quick, intuitive and actionable business decisions that carriers need to act upon in today’s rapidly evolving telecommunications industry.”
For more information about the Infobright platform, and how it serves as the underlying infrastructure for the Internet of Things, visit www.infobright.com.
For more information about Global Convergence Solutions, Inc., visit www.globalconverge.com/page/home.
Infobright delivers a high performance analytic database platform that serves as a key underlying infrastructure for The Internet of Things. Specifically focused on enabling the rapid analysis of machine generated data, Infobright powers applications to perform interactive, complex queries resulting in better, faster business decisions enabling companies to decrease costs, increase revenue and improve market share. With offices around the globe, Infobright’s platform is used by market-leading companies such as Mavenir, Yahoo! Bango, JDSU and Polystar. For more information on Infobright’s customers and solutions please visit www.infobright.com and follow us on Twitter @Infobright.
About Global Convergence Solutions, Inc. (GCS)
GCS is a leading provider of communications transaction management solutions. The company, with offices in New York & New Jersey (USA) is solving the critical challenges that both existing and emerging communications service providers face. The company’s customers include: Vonage, Earthlink, KDDI and dozens of international and North American communications service providers. To learn more about GCS, visit their website, http://www.globalconverge.com
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