LONDON and AUSTIN, Texas, September 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BT Group, the UK’s largest mobile and broadband service provider, has selected Oracle Communications Cloud Native Convergence Policy Management to optimize its network resources and bring new 5G offers to market more quickly. The solution will allow BT to quickly and transparently test and implement 5G services, such as live streaming and duty-free 5G content, over its EE mobile network.
Oracle Communications Cloud Native Convergence Policy Management makes it easier for network engineers to design, test and deploy new services on 4G and 5G networks. Oracle’s easy-to-use policy design engine will allow BT to quickly test and implement new 5G service plans and experiences, such as live streaming and augmented reality (AR), reducing time to testing and implementation in minutes instead of months. Oracle’s policy management will also give BT the flexibility to optimize network and subscriber resources to launch 5G-enabled Internet of Things (IoT) service offerings to residential and business customers.
By leveraging Oracle’s built-in analytics and edge routing support, BT will be able to make intelligent business decisions using subscriber, class of service, quality of service data. real-time service (QoS) and network resources to provide the best, most reliable experience for customers.
“BT Group, and EE in particular, have a long and successful track record with Oracle,” said Howard watson, CTO, BT. “As we move into this next networking evolution, Oracle is helping us reduce complexity with solutions that facilitate the migration to 5G and provide the flexibility to both introduce innovative new services and also ensure that we provide our customers with the right levels of service according to their needs. Working with Oracle further supports our ambitions to provide a mobile network that continues to exceed customer expectations.
BT chose Oracle Communications for this initiative based on Oracle’s decades of expertise in network infrastructure and security in multi-vendor networks around the world.
“Providing a reliable and unified customer experience during the 4G to 5G migration process is essential to ensure the long-term adoption of 5G services by the market,” said Caroline chappell, Mason Analysis. “Oracle provides a best-in-class converged policy solution that leverages the cloud native technologies needed to successfully deploy the next generation mobile network in the UK.”
Oracle communication consulting (OCC) will support the implementation of the policy solution and the eventual migration of BT’s 4G voice and data services to 5G; assist BT in policy design, optimization and testing of 5G software using Oracle Automated Test Suite.
“Oracle Communications technology is helping forward-thinking operators like BT to sustain their 5G vision,” said Andrew Morawski, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oracle Communications, Networks. “With a unified, future-ready policy management platform, BT can optimize network resources appropriately and deliver new, innovative services and experiences to customers faster. “
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About EE and BT
BT Group is the UK’s leading telecommunications and network provider and a leading provider of global communications services and solutions, serving customers in 180 countries. Its main activities in the UK include the provision of fixed voice, mobile, broadband and TV (including sports) and a range of products and services over converged fixed and mobile networks for consumers, businesses and customers of the United Kingdom. public sector. For its global customers, BT provides managed services, security and network and IT infrastructure services to support their operations around the world. BT consists of four customer-centric units: Consumer, Enterprise, Global and its wholly owned subsidiary, Openreach, which provides access network services to more than 650 communications provider customers who sell telephone, broadband and Ethernet to individuals and businesses across the UK. For the year ended March 31, 2021, BT Group’s reported revenue was £ 21,331 million with pre-tax profit of £ 1,804 million.
British Telecommunications plc is a wholly owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all activities and assets of BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange.
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About Oracle Communications
Oracle Communications provides integrated communications and cloud solutions to service providers and enterprises to accelerate their digital transformation journey in a communications-driven world, from network evolution to digital enterprise to experience customer. www.oracle.com/communications
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