Global Mobile Selects Bridgewater For Wimax

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Global Mobile Selects Bridgewater for WiMAX

OTTAWA, Sept. 7 /CNW-AsiaNet/ --

Bridgewater Systems (TSX: BWC), the mobile personalization company, today announced that Global Mobile,

Taiwan's leading 4G operator, is deploying the Bridgewater(R) Service Controller and Policy Controller to

deliver mobile multimedia services to consumers and enterprises. The solutions are being delivered in

collaboration with CommVerge Solutions, a leading network services company in the Asia Pacific region.


     -   Global Mobile is deploying Bridgewater's market leading WiMAX(TM)

         solutions in the northern region of Taiwan to deliver services such

         as mobile Internet, mobile TV, interactive media services, digital


audio, and mobile advertising. The company plans to launch commercial

         services in the Hsinchu area before the end of 2009, and extend

         coverage to the Taipei area in 2010.

     -   Bridgewater's WiMAX solutions are enabling Global Mobile to:

         -  Rapidly launch services through over-the-air provisioning of

            subscribers, devices, and on-demand service models. This gives

            subscribers the freedom to activate their subscription at their

            own convenience and select plan features and applications without

            having to visit a store or call customer service.

         -  Deliver innovative, personalized services including casual usage

            based on time or volume such as day passes for a new application,

            prepaid services, and applications that can be personalized based

            on the subscriber's location, context or usage.

         -  Reduce operating costs by eliminating the need for customer

            service representatives to manually activate service, devices and

            firmware updates.

     -   The market leading Bridgewater Service Controller authorizes and

         authenticates subscribers and provides critical accounting functions.

         It is fully compliant with the WiMAX Network Working Group Stage 3


     -   The Bridgewater Policy Controller is a policy decision function that

         provides real-time network, application and subscriber policies to

         personalize services and manage mobile data growth. It also enables

         over the air provisioning and on-demand services.

     -   Bridgewater's Subscriber Data Broker is a sophisticated subscriber

         data management product that unifies subscriber information including

         service entitlements, devices, networks, billing profiles,

         preferences and context, and provides the tools to broker this data

         to systems and applications.


     Rosemary Ho, Chairman, Global Mobile Corporation

     "Our goal is to deliver 'anytime, anywhere, and any device' applications

and services to our customers. We selected Bridgewater's market leading

service and policy control products including over-the-air provisioning

because they are enabling us to rapidly commercializing new 4G services and

meet our time-to-market goals."

     David Sharpley, Senior Vice President, Bridgewater Systems

     "We are delighted that Global Mobile is deploying Bridgewater's 4G

solutions to bring mobile multimedia services to consumers and enterprises in

Taiwan. Bridgewater is a leader in WiMAX solutions with over 35 operators

worldwide deploying our products to deliver personalized mobile services

rapidly and cost effectively."

     Tags / Keywords

     Bridgewater Systems, Global Mobile, CommVerge, WiMAX, Service Control,

AAA, Subscriber Data Management, Subscriber Data Broker, Policy Control,

Mobile Personalization



     About Global Mobile Corporation

     Global Mobile strives to become a world-class mobile broadband service

provider, providing innovative and telecommunication services to our

customers. Global Mobile believes WiMAX is the beginning of 4G standards,

which eventually should be a convergence of technologies to facilitate mobile

internet data, video, voice and mobile commerce. Global Mobile is committed to

provide "anytime, anywhere, any device" applications and service portfolio

which will run on the nation's most advanced and reliable 4G network.

Customers will experience a new mobile life style with enriched content and

service offering that will bring convenience to life. Global Mobile commits to

innovation, integrity, trustworthiness by creating a customer experience with

the deployment of cutting-edge, reliable, high-quality products and a service

oriented customer care framework. For more information please visit Global

Mobile Corp. website.

     About Bridgewater Systems

     Bridgewater Systems, the mobile personalization company, enables service

providers to efficiently manage and profit from mobile data services, content

and commerce. The company's market leading mobile personalization portfolio

provides a real-time, unified view of subscribers including entitlements,

devices, networks, billing profiles, preferences and context. Anchored by

Bridgewater's Subscriber Data Broker(TM), the portfolio of carrier-grade and

standards-based products includes the Bridgewater(R) Service Controller (AAA),

the Bridgewater(R) Policy Controller (PCRF) and the Bridgewater(R) Home

Subscriber Server (HSS). More than 140 leading service providers including

America Movil, Bell Canada, Clearwire, Cox, Hutchison Telecom, Iusacell,

Scartel, SmarTone-Vodafone, Sprint, Tata Teleservices, Tatung, Telmex,

Telstra, and Verizon Wireless use Bridgewater's solutions to rapidly deliver

innovative mobile services to over 150 million subscribers. For more

information, visit us at

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     Bridgewater, Bridgewater Systems, the Bridgewater Systems logo, WideSpan,

Smart Caps, myPolicy, and Subscriber Data Broker are trademarks or registered

trademarks of Bridgewater Systems Corporation. All other company, product

names and any registered and unregistered trademarks mentioned are used for

identification purposes only and remain the exclusive property of their

respective owners.

SOURCE: Bridgewater Systems

    CONTACT: Joanne Steinberg, 

             Bridgewater Systems, 


             (613) 591-9104 extension 2032;


Tony Tan,

             MS&L Asia Pacific, 


             Tel: +65 6595 9812,

             Mobile: +65 9048 6981



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