Redknee Unified Drives Faster Monetization for Communications and Connected Industries

June 3, 2014

TORONTO, June 3, 2014 /CNW/ – Redknee Solutions Inc. (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of real-time monetization and subscriber management
software, has announced the availability of Redknee Unified 10, the
latest release of its integrated charging, billing, policy management
and customer care solution. Designed to empower service providers in
the communications and connected industries, Redknee Unified brings
greater flexibility, scalability and the ability to monetize new
revenue streams faster in today’s challenging market.

Lucas Skoczkowski, CEO, commented:

“Mobile users are becoming more connected and are demanding to be in
control, informed and always on. The same is true for more enterprises
where being connected is critical for them to better serve their
customers. The rise of data services and social media is transforming
traditional business models and service providers need greater agility
to differentiate. Redknee Unified brings together our combined product
portfolio into a single, modular solution that supports the
monetization of today’s business models and equips service providers to
drive profitability into the future. As the largest independent
provider of real-time monetization and subscriber management software,
Redknee is helping service providers to deliver innovative offerings
and achieve the scalability needed to support their growth.”

Supporting service providers with a combined base of more than two
billion mobile subscribers, Redknee Unified brings a highly
configurable end-to-end converged charging, billing, policy management
and customer care solution. Redknee Unified empowers service providers

        --  Real-time charging, policy and billing and customer care
            solutions that meet customers' need to be informed, empowered
            and connected, regardless of network access or payment type.
        --  Integrated policy management and dynamic marketing to support
            data monetization, differentiated service-specific charging and
            quality of experience.
        --  Real-time CRM to manage the full customer lifecycle from the
            initial online or in-store retail experience, to activation and
            provisioning, to delivering a connected customer care
            experience with self-care and customer support via the web,
            customer care, in-store, or social media.
        --  Flexibility, high resiliency and scalability with on-premise,
            cloud-based, and Software-as-a-Servicesoftware delivery.

Redknee Unified enables businesses to monetize digital services across
various industries – from utilities and smart meters, to
transportation, connected homes and vehicles, and other future
businesses as the growing ecosystem of the Internet of Things (IOT)
continues to evolve. Providing real-time rating, charging and billing
with carrier-grade scalability and real-time accuracy and speed,
Redknee Unified provides charging and billing solutions, including
roaming, partner management and partner settlement, to support various
business models, different vertical industries and flexible tariff and
rate plans. With Redknee Unified, service providers in the Connected
industries can obtain the benefits of a flexible, easy to deploy
solution that supports the monetization of billions of transactions and
deliver an enriched customer experience.

Profiling Redknee in a recent Technology Spotlight*, IDC highlighted
Redknee’s rich product-based BSS portfolio offering highly robust and
scalable pre-integrated solutions to support the growth of CSPs. IDC’s
research emphasizes the importance of flexibility, which extends to the
deployment models operators’ deploy such as a cloud-based solution or a
hybrid model, where a mix of on-premise and SaaS can enable operators
to quickly utilize additional software capabilities to meet the needs
of their business. The Technology Spotlight noted that Redknee is one
of the few vendors qualified to offer such flexibility via its proven,
product-based solution portfolio.

Elisabeth Rainge, Analyst at IDC commented:

“The dynamic communications market is continuously challenging
communications service providers (CSPs) to be able to support rapid
shifts in subscriber tastes for innovative applications, services, and
content. To be successful, CSPs are increasingly seeking vendors that
offer a modular, pre-integrated suite of business support systems that
can be rapidly deployed and configured to meet their the business,
financial, and operational requirements. IDC believes Redknee provides
a compelling solution that offers a rich BSS portfolio and is able to
deploy its offerings to suit the CSP’s particular situation or

In addition, the IDC Technology Spotlight highlights Redknee’s extensive
solution portfolio that supports Tier 1 operators with the advantages
of best-of-breed and best-of-suite solutions.

A full copy of the IDC Technology Spotlight is available for download at

About Redknee

Redknee is a leading global provider of innovative software products,
solutions and services. Redknee’s award-winning solutions enable
service providers to monetize new services, business models and content
and to deliver a connected customer experience – through either SaaS or
on-premise based solutions. Redknee’s real-time monetization and
subscriber management platform provides innovative converged charging,
billing, policy management and customer care solutions for over 200
communications service providers and is supporting service providers to
monetize the growing ecosystem of the Internet of Things.. Established
in 1999, Redknee Solutions Inc. (TSX: RKN) is the parent of the
wholly-owned operating subsidiary Redknee Inc. and its various
subsidiaries. References to Redknee refer to the combined operations of
those entities. For more information about Redknee and its solutions,
please go to www.redknee.com.

* IDC Technology Spotlight, sponsored by Redknee, “Empower CSPs with
Business Agility, Differentiation, and Delivery Model Flexibility,” IDC
# CAN09V, November 2013.

SOURCE Redknee Solutions Inc.

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