Korea Telecom chooses Sonus signaling controller

The Sonus DSC 8000 helps Korea Telecom (KT) meet the strict levels of reliability, security and quality of service demanded by its global customer base, the company said.

The Sonus DSC 8000 provides essential STP and Diameter functionality, enabling KT to migrate its signaling network to next-generation protocols at its own pace.

Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS), a global leader in securing Cloud and real-time communications, announced today that Korea Telecom (KT), the largest tier one service provider in South Korea, selected the Sonus Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC) 8000 as the foundation for its signaling network.

The Sonus DSC 8000 helps provide dependability, security and superior service functionality to ensure KT´s fixed and wireless customers can communicate seamlessly whenever and wherever.

As the leading South Korean service provider, KT offers fixed wireline, wireless, end-to-end data transmission and IP-based access services to customers around the world.

The flexible scale and configuration of the Sonus DSC 8000 is key for KT´s fast-paced service expansion. The DSC 8000 also delivers critical performance, security and roaming functionality for KT´s growing signaling networks.

Sonus brings the next generation of Cloud-based SIP and 4G/VoLTE solutions to its customers by securing mission critical traffic for VoIP, video, IM and online collaboration. With Sonus, enterprises can secure and prioritize real-time communications, while service providers can deliver reliable, secure real-time services for mobile, UC and social applications.