Aricent Co-Creates the Wireless Revolution at MWC 2009

Palo Alto, Calif., Feb 3, 2009 - Aricent™, a global innovation, technology and services company focused exclusively on communications, will be showcasing a complete portfolio of wireless consulting, products and services at Mobile World Congress 2009 in Barcelona. Aricent's wireless portfolio is aimed at co-creating the world's most innovative communications products and services together with leading mobile operators, device manufacturers and network infrastructure manufacturers. At the heart of the wireless revolution today, Aricent is helping customers develop innovative new user experiences, productize new infrastructure, and evolve operational and business systems.

"Mobile World Congress is perhaps the one time each year when the entire communications ecosystem comes together," said Sudip Nandy, CEO at Aricent. "There are few companies today capable of delivering communications expertise from innovative concepts to complete commercialization. Aricent however is uniquely positioned to co-create, along with our customers, the next generation of equipment and services required to fuel the wireless revolution."

Aricent will be showcasing its wireless solution portfolio, and how it enables customers to thrive in the wireless revolution by:

Creating innovative user experiences
Aricent will be demonstrating the very latest in user interface technology, including Aricent CellTop. Designed to give users smart features without a smartphone price tag, Aricent is at the forefront of easy to use, easy to access UI technology that brings the simplicity, customization and easy navigation commonly found on smartphones and high-end wireless devices to operator's mid-tier devices

Simplifying wireless infrastructure development

Aricent is the industry leader in co-creating new wireless infrastructure products for its customers. At Mobile World Congress, Aricent will present a wide breadth of services that include access to technology experts, pre-packaged software and frameworks, state-of-art lab facilities and a comprehensive set of product lifecycle services.

Monetizing wireless business and operational systems

Aricent will be showcasing end-to-end OSS/BSS offerings including Product Lifecycle Management, Operations Support, Fulfillment, Assurance, and Billing.

In addition to the company's Co-Creating the Wireless Revolution exhibit, Aricent experts will discuss Femtocell technology, implementation and deployment  as part of the Mobile World Congress FemtoZone.  Aricent will host a session on Monday February 16th at 1:45PM located in Hall 2, Level 1, 2.1,B34.

Aricent will also showcase next generation Multi-Service Gateways for Enterprise and Residential deployments that include WAN access with advanced routing and QoS, LAN switching, Wi-Fi access, VPN and security services - all with remote carrier management at the Advantech Booth - 2.1F64 (2-1)

To showcase Aricent's role co-creating small screen high fidelity, high definition video recording and playback, the company will be demonstrating its solutions at the Texas Instruments booth at 8A84 (8) - February 16-18, 2009

About Aricent

Aricent is a global innovation, technology and services company focused exclusively on communications. Aricent combines the leading innovation capabilities of frog design with unparalleled domain expertise in communications as a strategic supplier to the world's foremost infrastructure, application and service providers. The company's investors include Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Sequoia Capital, The Family Office and Flextronics International Ltd. For more information, visit

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