Openet, IBM deliver cloud services to operators

Openet has teamed up with IBM to promote telecom and media service provider solutions.
The partnership covers an array of initiatives, the first of which is IBM’s service provider cloud solution initiative.
Along with IBM’s cloud initiative, the collaboration includes Openet's use of IBM software and hardware capabilities to deploy solutions directly to service providers, and a variety of joint marketing activities.
Rick Qualman, VP of strategy and business development at IBM Telecommunications Industry, said “the combination of Openet and IBM technologies can accelerate time to market and monetization of these services for their joint clients.