Astellia, leading provider of network and subscriber intelligence for mobile operators, acquires Ingenia Telecom, provider of network analysis and radio optimization solutions for mobile operators, reinforcing its E2E offering with a probeless solution.. With this acquisition, Astellia completes its E2E offering with Ingenia Telecom’s probeless RAN and SON optimization solution. Founded in 2007 and based in Valencia (Spain), Ingenia Telecom has developed innovating technologies to optimize 2G, 3G and 4G networks and have rapidly been recognized as a leading telecommunications player in the Spanish and Latin American market.
According to Astellia, both the companies meet the needs of operators in their transition to 4G and are helping them reduce their OPEX / CAPEX while guaranteeing their subscribers with the best customer experience.
IDC estimates that the SON and RAN optimization market will reach $1 billion in 2015, compared to $700 million in 2013.
“Domingo Muñoz, CEO Ingenia commented: “We believe this is an opportunity to work with a partner that has the right experience to develop the market presence of our advanced offer and keep the strong value of our Company. Astellia is an excellent choice for our team”
Christian Queffelec, CEO of Astellia said: “We quickly identified a strategic interest for Astellia but the turning point was the fact that our company cultures are very similar. This will allow us to move quickly towards the essential, namely the availability of an enriched and highly anticipated E2E solution to offer a high performance and quality mobile internet.”
Source – Astellia