Syniverse Enables LTE Roaming for Alfa Telecom in Lebanon

Syniverse has signed a multiyear agreement to provide LTE roaming and real-time monitoring services to Lebanon-based operator Alfa, managed by Orascom TMT, the company said.

The services support an enhanced 4G LTE experience for roaming subscribers and those visiting Lebanon.

A crucial part of LTE roaming involves the deployment of an IPX network, and Diameter, the industry-standard signaling protocol for messages from mobile devices, and the management of proper routing and delivery of Diameter signaling messages. Syniverse is providing its IPX with Diameter Signaling Service to Alfa Telecom in Lebanon as part of its global, reliable and secure platform. Syniverse´s IPX provides a comprehensive solution for LTE roaming with a carrier-grade connection to the company´s all-IP network connects over 1,000 operators, including over 280 direct connections.

The LTE service, combined with real-time network monitoring, takes a holistic approach to roaming that enables operators to efficiently and proactively solve subscribers´ problems and tailor their individual experiences within a flexible, cloud-based framework.

Syniverse´s agreement with Alfa in Lebanon continues a series of recent LTE accomplishments around the globe, including Cable & Wireless in the Seychelles, Warid Telecom in Pakistan, Ooredoo in Oman, Telin in Indonesia, LG Uplus in South Korea, and Saudi Telecom company in Saudi Arabia.

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