Onemax, a broadband wireless provider, has launched Veraz Networks’s WiMAX 802.16e network in the Dominican Republic. The launch marks the first IP multimedia subsystem over mobile WiMAX deployment in the Americas.
Onemax has been using Veraz’s IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) over WiMAX solution, which includes the Veraz User Services Core, ControlSwitch and I-Gate 4000 series of media gateways to deliver services in a multi-vendor environment. Through its modular, programmable, and distributed architecture, Veraz’s solution provides Onemax with the flexibility to use the latest technology to provide advanced mobile, VoIP, data and multimedia services.
Raoul Fontanez, CEO of Onemax, said: IMS and WiMAX are two of the hottest technologies in networking and live traffic is proving the benefits of this solution. Veraz has been an outstanding partner who has been instrumental in getting this project off the ground.
Doug Sabella, CEO of Veraz, said: Veraz is pleased to deliver on the promise of IMS in this now commercially live network.