Kelyan Lab, the Italian leader in the field of multimedia converging services and platforms for mobile, broadband and wire-line worlds, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Cicero Networks, the leading provider of Voice over Wireless IP solutions for operators and service providers. Cicero Networks’ award winning Voice over Wi-Fi products enable operators to provide wireless voice services at a much lower cost than traditional cellular telephony.
Kelyan Lab will market a converged Wi-Fi GSM solution based on the Cicero Networks’ CiceroPhone and Cicero Controller products in the Italian market. This solution enables seamless handover between GSM and Wi-Fi networks and the use of a single device for all calls - fixed, cellular and VoIP.
The agreement forms the basis for the development of innovative converging voice services for the Italian telco and corporate market leveraging both Cicero Networks solutions and Kelyan Lab specific expertise and integration capabilities.
Luca Tomassini, CEO of Kelyan Lab, said: “We are delighted with the partnership agreement we have signed with Cicero Networks as it enables us bring to the Italian market solutions based on Cicero’s award winning Voice over Wi-Fi products. The market is ready for a convergent revolution and Kelyan Lab is positioned to be a central part of this new trend.”
Ross Brennan, CEO of Cicero Networks added: “This agreement underpins the synergies between Cicero Networks, an international technological leader and Kelyan Lab, a highly innovative Italian company in the converged services market. We believe that this cooperation will generate great success for both parties, but, most of all, for our customers”.