Venezuela’s Digitel has upgraded its network capabilities using Optiva’s BSS platform.
Optiva's next-generation convergent solution enhances Digitel's capabilities for new service offerings and long-term growth in VoLTE, 5G and IoT. The platform empowers Digitel to offer a converged digital experience to its market and confidently execute its digital transformation strategy.
Digitel has successfully migrated its 7.2 million subscribers on the platform, with Optiva delivering a parallel migration solution, ensuring complete business continuity for the operator and its subscribers. The BSS solution will accelerate Digitel’s capability to unlock new revenue growth opportunities and innovate with ease and agility, including a new 5GCP interface function for 5G core network integration support.
The operator was the first to offer a 4G/LTE network in Venezuela, and has underlined its mission to invest in telecom innovation to guide and strengthen social development in the market. The BSS upgrade provides vital enhancements in functional and operational areas, supporting Digitel's mission and business strategy and making it future-ready for new market needs and sustainable long-term growth.
"Our digital transformation is building momentum as we further embrace cutting-edge technologies and methodologies to future-proof our operations and provide our customers with a world-class, BSS solution from Optiva," said Luis Bernardo Pérez, President of Digitel.
"We collaborated closely with Digitel to understand their next-gen commercial and operational needs. We incorporated these requirements into the product capabilities and functionalities of their upgrade, enabling them to enhance their ongoing excellence in service to their subscribers", said John Giere, President and CEO of Optiva.