Press releases

2014

23/10/2014

Operators Rank Starhome Mach’s Steering of Roaming Best Solution in the Market for Second Year in a Row

Zurich, Switzerland; 22 October 2014 – For the second year running, Starhome Mach’s steering of roaming solution was selected by mobile operators worldwide as the best in the market in an independent survey conducted by Roaming Consulting Company Ltd. (ROCCO). Starhome Mach is the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network…

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22/10/2014

Starhome Mach Adds Six Operators in Q3 across Four Continents, Delivering Complete Financial Clearing Transparency

Zurich, Switzerland; 20 October 2014 – Starhome Mach, the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network and clearing services, announces that six major operators have chosen Starhome Mach’s Financial Clearing Solution in Q3 to get complete transparency and control over their international roaming financial clearing and settlement.

“With this much activity in…

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14/10/2014

Tango S.A. Chooses Starhome Mach’s Financial Clearing Solution

Zurich, Switzerland; 14 October 2014

Tango S.A. chose Starhome Mach’s Financial Clearing to deliver transparency and traceability. Starhome Mach is the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network and clearing services.

“Starhome Mach’s Financial Clearing provides complete transparency and control over the entire financial clearing process, which was not available in our…

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22/07/2014

Starhome Mach: Operators Losing Out on Major Revenue

Zurich, Switzerland; 22 July 2014 – Starhome Mach, the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network and clearing services has examined data gathered over the past year from its Unity real-time analytics and business management service. The results reveal many missed opportunities for operators to encourage

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24/06/2014

Starhome Mach Accelerates Globalization of LTE with Complete LTE Roaming Portfolio

Zurich, Switzerland, 23 June, 2014 – Starhome Mach, the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network and clearing services, announces the availability of its complete LTE Roaming Services Portfolio at the LTE World Summit in Amsterdam. The portfolio includes everything operators require to quickly implement and deploy LTE roaming as…

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21/05/2014

Operator saves millions of dollars yearly with Roaming Anti-Fraud Solution from Starhome Mach

Zurich, Switzerland, 21 May, 2014 – Starhome Mach, the global leader in mobile inter-carrier network and clearing house services, announced today that a major European Tier 1 operator has significantly reduced roaming fraud expenses by about 600%, saving an average of more than $7 million per year with Starhome…

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25/03/2014

Starhome Mach’s LTE Accelerator Speeds Up Availability of LTE Roaming

Zurich, Switzerland, 25 March, 2014 – The LTE Accelerator from Starhome Mach, the global leader in providing market-driven network and clearing services for the mobile industry, increases operator revenue by delivering LTE roaming without the need for LTE agreements.

Currently, each LTE roaming agreement…

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30/01/2014

STARHOME MACH Announces New Financial Clearing Solution for Enhanced Transparency & Traceability

Zurich, Switzerland, 30 January, 2014 – STARHOME MACH, the global leader in market-driven network and clearing house services for the mobile industry, has launched a new financial clearing solution giving operators new levels of control, visibility, and efficiency. Commercially operational since January 1st 2014,…

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22/01/2014

Claro Peru selects Starhome MACH to optimize network traffic

Zurich, Switzerland, 22 January, 2014 – Starhome MACH, the global leader in providing market-driven network and clearing house services for the mobile industry, announced today that Claro, Peru’s premium mobile operator, has selected its Gateway Location Register (GLR) and Optimal Voicemail Deposit (OVMD) solutions.

The Gateway Location Register gives Claro…

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2013

05/12/2013

Starhome MACH’s Steering of Roaming Solution Gets Top Rating in Global Independent Survey

Zurich, Switzerland, 5 December, 2013 – Starhome MACH, the global leader in providing market-driven network and clearing house services for the mobile industry, announced today that its steering of roaming solution was ranked the best on the market in a recent independent survey by the Roaming Consulting Company Ltd….

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20/11/2013

Starhome MACH announces US Patent for its LTE Roaming Broker

Zurich, Switzerland, 20 November, 2013 – Starhome MACH, the global leader in providing market-driven network and clearing house services for the roaming industry, announced today that Starhome has been granted a US patent for the core technologies of its LTE Roaming Broker service.

Implementing LTE roaming agreements for network operators…

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01/10/2013

Starhome successfully completes its acquisition of certain MACH assets

Zurich, Switzerland, 1 October 2013 – Starhome, the global provider of solutions to optimize multi-network mobility, announced today that it has completed its acquisition certain MACH assets, divested by Syniverse in June, 2013.

Combined, the company will be known as Starhome MACH. The combination of Starhome’s Value Added Services with…

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02/07/2013

Mobile network operators can now effectively reach their silent roamers

Zurich, Switzerland; 2 July 2013 – Starhome, the leading provider of solutions to optimize multi-network mobility, announced today its new Silent Roamers solution, which will enable operators to identify and approach silent and low usage roamers, tapping into this large, lucrative segment. While silent roamers tend to refrain from…

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04/06/2013

Starhome acquires MACH’s European DCH and NRTRDE Business

Zurich, Switzerland, 4 June 2013 – Starhome, a global provider of solutions to optimize multi-network mobility, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire almost the entirety of MACH’s data clearing and NRTRDE business within the European Economic Area (European Union countries plus Iceland, Lichtenstein and…

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20/02/2013

Starhome to Present its Cloud Solution for the EU Roaming Regulation and More at the 2013 Mobile World Congress

Zurich, Switzerland –  20 February 2013 – Starhome, the leading provider of solutions to optimize multi-network mobility, announced today that it will be presenting its solutions aimed at tackling new 2014 EU Roaming Regulations and other mobile industry trends at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

The Starhome® 2014 EU…

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12/02/2013

Starhome Launches its LTE Roaming Solution at Tier 1 Operator

ZURICH, Switzerland; 12 February 2013 – Starhome®, the leading provider of solutions to simplify multi-network mobility, announced today that it has successfully implemented its LTE Steering of Roaming (SoR) and Campaign Management solutions at one of North America’s largest mobile operators.

The Starhome® LTE solution provides upgrades and new capabilities…

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28/01/2013

Starhome Predictions for 2013 – The Year of the Network

Zurich, Switzerland; 28 January 2013 – Starhome®, the leading provider of roaming value added services, predicts that 2013 will be the year for new strategies to optimize network traffic performance in response to increasing data demands.

As the global deployment of LTE (4G) networks continues to grow, so does the…

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07/01/2013

Starhome Appoints Tal Meirzon as New CEO

ZURICH, Switzerland – 7th January 2013 – Starhome®, a leading provider of VAS solutions and services for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) today announced the appointment of Tal Meirzon as its new CEO.

Tal spent more than 20 years at various telecom vendor companies. He held several positions during his 13-year…

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2012

10/10/2012

Starhome Files Appeal over Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Zurich, Switzerland - 10 October 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider of solutions to simplify multi-network mobility, announced today that it has filed a Notice of Appeal with the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit following a summary judgment of non-infringement handed down by the District Court for the…

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30/09/2012

Starhome Announces its New EU 2014 Roaming Regulation Solution

Zurich, Switzerland - 30 September 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider of multi-network mobility solutions, announced today that its new EU Regulation solution will effectively address the EU 2014 Roaming Regulation and the GSMA Initiative. The solution is set to provide mobile operators with the tools to comply and leverage…

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07/06/2012

Starhome’s Data Roaming Suite Warms up Revenue and Keeps the Heat off Roamers

Zurich, Switzerland - 7 June 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider of solutions to enable multi-network mobility, is preparing its mobile operators for the summertime surge in data roaming usage with its Fearless Data™ Suite. The suite encompasses the best features of Starhome’s field-proven roaming solutions to assist mobile operators…

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08/05/2012

Starhome Receives Patents in USA and Mexico for its Local Roaming Number Solution

Zurich, Switzerland; 8 May 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider of solutions to enable multi-network mobility, announced today that the innovative core technology of its Local Roaming Number™ (LRN) solution has been granted a patent in the USA and Mexico. The solution provides frequent roamers with a local number…

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01/02/2012

Starhome Releases New Product Suites to meet the Complex Challenges of Multi-Network Mobility

Zurich, Switzerland – 01 February 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider of solutions to enable multi-network mobility, unveils a new strategy designed to dynamically adapt and react to the complex multi-network environment.

The increased use of smart phones, mobile applications and M2M, along with growing demands for extra bandwidth, is…

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02/01/2012

Starhome Predicts the Beginning of Major Changes to the Traditional Roaming Environment in 2012

Zurich, Switzerland - 2 January 2012 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force behind roaming profitability for mobile network operators, predicts the fast growing technological progress within the industry is creating a new multi-network environment that will change roaming as we know it.

New technologies and usage patterns have…

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2011

28/06/2011

Starhome Adds Three Powerful New Modules to its OMNYX Service

Zurich, Switzerland, 28 June 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has announced that it has added a new suite of modules to its OMNYX™ service. The new modules further advance the service by providing across-the-board expansion into all…

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15/06/2011

Starhome’s New Roaming Call Optimizer Solution Enables Optimal Rerouting of Outbound Calls

Zurich, Switzerland – 15 June 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has announced the release of its Roaming Call Optimizer. The solution transfers control of routing outbound calls to the home network operator , for both prepaid and…

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30/05/2011

Starhome selected as one of this year’s Red Herring Top 100 Europe

Zurich, Switzerland - May 30, 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, was selected for the award for its innovation and technology in the roaming telecom industry.

Eitan Achlow, CEO at Starhome commented: “We are extremely proud to have been given…

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17/05/2011

Starhome Selected as Finalist For The Red Herring 100 Europe 2011

Zurich, Switzerland – May 17, 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has today announced that it has been named a finalist of the Red Herring 100 Europe, an award given to the top 100 private technology companies each…

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09/02/2011

Starhome sets new standard with the release of its Local Roaming Data solution

Zurich, Switzerland - 9 February, 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force behind roaming profitability for mobile network operators, is pleased to announce the release of its Local Data Roaming™ solution. The current boom in global data usage has been fuelled by a shift in subscriber usage,…

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05/01/2011

Starhome Predicts a Rise in Roaming Data Usage and Revenue-based Steering of Roaming for 2011-2012

Zurich, Switzerland - 5 January, 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force behind roaming profitability for mobile network operators, is predicting a further rise in roaming data usage together with an increase in revenue-based steering of roaming solutions throughout 2011 and 2012.

There are several…

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2010

07/09/2010

Innovation Breathes New Life into the Roaming Market

Zurich, Switzerland - 7 September 2010 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has been observing the positive changes in the roaming market and has identified new trends that indicate the return of the global roamer.

Analysts and mobile operators have reported…

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15/07/2010

Starhome Looks at the World of Managed Services

Zurich, Switzerland - July 15, 2010 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has been watching the proliferation of managed services and the impact the trend is having on the roaming industry.

The global economic downturn has left network operators looking for…

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26/01/2010

Current Roaming Trends Create New Challenges for Mobile Operators

Zurich, Switzerland; January 26, 2010 – Current roaming trends have resulted in decreasing revenues, declining margins and fierce operator competition. Starhome, the leading provider of roaming solutions, focuses on the current market trends and the effect they are having on the mobile operator in meeting their business challenges.

New regulations,…

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2009

17/11/2009

Starhome Releases its Next Generation IPN Solution

Zurich, Switzerland; November 17, 2009 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force for roaming services for mobile network operators, is pleased to announce the release of its Next Generation Intelligent Preferred Network® Solution (NG-IPN).

The first fully automated Steering of Roaming (SoR) solution, NG-IPN enables operators to automatically…

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14/10/2009

Starhome Expected to Increase Mobile Operator’s Annual Revenue by $1 Million

Zurich, Switzerland - October 14, 2009 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has announced that TelCell St. Maarten (TelCell), the mobile services division of the St. Maarten Group of Telephone Companies, has increased its customers’ roaming minutes by more than…

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23/06/2009

Mobile Operators Seeking Solutions for New European Voicemail Regulation

Zurich, Switzerland - June 23, 2009 – In response to a recently adopted regulation, European mobile operators are seeking solutions that will enable them to cease charging their customers for received voicemails while roaming and will reduce operators’ costs, according to top personnel at Starhome.

This search has been triggered by…

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18/05/2009

European Mobile Operators Rushing to Meet Imminent Deadline

Zurich, Switzerland - May 18, 2009 – European mobile operators are seeking to quickly find and implement Roaming Control solutions that will enable them to comply with tariff-reduction and roaming legislation set to take effect in less than two months, according to industry experts and analysts at Starhome®, the leading…

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06/05/2009

Starhome Acquires 4th Indian Customer

ZURICH, 06 May 2009 – Starhome, a leading provider of roaming solutions, has tied up with Loop Mobile, one of the leading mobile operators in Mumbai, to provide them with advanced roaming solutions. With this partnership, Starhome has acquired its fourth Indian customer, Loop Mobile.

Statistics based on live services…

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03/02/2009

Starhome Predicts a Substantial Roaming Data Increase in 2009

Zurich, Switzerland – February 3, 2009 – Starhome®, the leading provider of roaming services, has predicted that solutions that stimulate roaming traffic and add new data subscribers will be in high demand in 2009. These solutions will increase individual mobile operators’ revenues by up to 40 percent, and operators…

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08/01/2009

Eitan Achlow Named New CEO of Starhome

Zurich, Switzerland - January 8, 2009 – Starhome®, the leading global provider of roaming solutions to mobile operators, announced today that Eitan Achlow has been named the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

A ten-year veteran of Comverse and a member of Comverse’s senior management team, Achlow successfully led its Asia Pacific…

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2008

26/11/2008

Starhome Is Participating in a Cutting-Edge “Extended Home” Mobile Services Project with European Companies

Zurich, Switzerland - November 26, 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, is part of a consortium that has completed integration of an “extended home” remote control platform.

As part of the Celtic EnComPAs2 (Enabling Community Communications – Platforms and Applications phase 2) project, Starhome is…

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18/11/2008

Next Generation Service Broker Announced

Zurich, November 18, 2008 – Starhome®, a leading IN solution provider and standard-bearer in roaming and convergence services, is pleased to announce the evolution of its Service Broker™ Solution.

The Service Broker™ solution has already proven its ability to enhance Intelligent Network (IN) capabilities in order to enable multiple services…

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13/11/2008

Prepaid Anywhere Solution Launched in Africa

Zurich, Switzerland – November 13, 2008 – Starhome®, the leading provider of roaming services, is pleased to announce the launch of its Prepaid Anywhere™ Solution in Africa.

The key challenge for African operators wishing to provide a cost effective, user-friendly solution for their prepaid subscribers has been the dependence on…

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12/06/2008

Starhome Awarded Hong Kong Patent for Steering of Roaming

Zurich, June 12 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announced that it has been granted a patent in Hong Kong Patent (No.1068490B.) for the core technologies of its Intelligent Preferred Network (IPN) solution.

Starhome’s unique service-node architecture is a major component of this…

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15/05/2008

Starhome Awarded European Patent for Home Short Code delivered via the Handset

Switzerland 15 May 2008 –   Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announced that it has been granted a US patent (US patent No: 7,356,337) for an innovative solution for home short code resolution. The new technology, for use by mobile subscribers while roaming, enables…

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31/05/2008

Starhome is Selected as Finalist For Convergence World Awards 2008

Switzerland, 31st May 2008 – Starhome, the pioneer and leading provider of roaming technology and services, today announced that the KPN Mobile-owned European mobile communications provider Sympac has signed a contract with the company to make use of Starhome’s turn-key solution ‘PBX Anywhere’ – intended to bridge the gap…

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16/04/2008

Starhome Selected as a Red Herring 100 Europe 2008 Winner

Malta, April 16  2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming and service mobility, has announced that it has been named one of the winning companies at the prestigious Red Herring 100 Europe 2008, an award given to the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe,…

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29/02/2008

Red Herring Reveals Starhome is Selected as Finalist for the Red Herring 100 Europe

LONDON February 29 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announced that it has been granted a patent in the US (No. 7 333 808) for it’s Intelligent Border Roaming™ technology. The patent is based on Starhome service node architecture for controlling and…

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29/02/2008

Starhome Awarded Patent for Intelligent Border Roaming

LONDON February 29 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announced that it has been granted a patent in the US (No. 7 333 808) for it’s Intelligent Border Roaming™ technology. The patent is based on Starhome service node architecture for controlling and…

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11/02/2008

Starhome Showcases Solutions to Monitor and Control Roaming Voice and Data Charges

Barcelona 11th February 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming and service mobility solutions is showcasing its new IP-Mobile Gateway™ platform at Mobile World Congress.  The new platform bridges the gap between the GSM and IP worlds and provides a seamless experience between different networks and devices.  The…

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11/02/2008

Starhome Showcases New IP-Mobile Gateway Technology

Barcelona 11th February 2008 – Starhome (www.starhome.com), the leading provider of roaming and service mobility solutions is showcasing its new IP-Mobile Gateway™ platform at Mobile World Congress.  The new platform bridges the gap between the GSM and IP worlds and provides a seamless experience between different networks and…

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04/02/2008

SmarTone-Vodafone Chooses Starhome’s Roaming Solutions

LONDON, 4th February 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announces that SmarTone-Vodafone, Hong Kong’s premium mobile operator, has selected Starhome’s roaming solutions to improve the experience of their outbound subscribers when travelling abroad.
By deploying solutions such as Starhome’s Intelligent Call…

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02/01/2008

Starhome Awarded Patent for Call4Action In Europe, The USA And Hong Kong

LONDON 2nd January 2008 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announced that it has been granted patents in Europe (No. 14 1565028), the USA (7,310,511) and Hong Kong (No. 1081033). The technology is an integral part of Starhome’s Call4Action service which analyses roaming…

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2007

06/12/2007

Starhome Awarded European Patent for Steering of Roaming

LONDON 06 December 2007 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, today announces that it has been granted a patent from the European Patent Office (No. 1463366) for the core technologies of its Intelligent Preferred Network (IPN) solution, among other solutions.

Starhome’s unique service-node architecture is…

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21/11/2007

Starhome & Gemalto Offer SIM/OTA Roaming

LONDON, 21 NOVEMBER 2007 – Starhome, the leading provider of roaming services and converged solutions, has joined forces with Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security and the leading provider of SIM and Over-The-Air (OTA) technology and services. By uniting Gemalto’s SIM/OTA applications with Starhome’s server…

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12/11/2007

Starhome Continues its Strong Growth in APAC

Macau, 12th – 15th November 2007 – GSMA Mobile Asia Conference sees Starhome consolidate its position as the premier supplier of mobile roaming and converged solutions in Asia Pacific’s mobile market. Starhome has continued its track record of success throughout 2007 with a series of contracts involving mobile operators…

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