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Netcracker Honored with TM Forum Digital World Award

Prestigious Award Recognizes Industry Leaders That Make Significant Contributions to Advance Digital Business Leaderships and Transformation.

NICE, FRANCE — May 11, 2016 — 

Netcracker Technology announced today that it was selected as a winner in TM Forum’s Digital World Award 2016. Netcracker was recognized in the category of Outstanding Contribution to Enabling Improved Business Agility.

TM Forum announced the Digital World Award winners at its flagship TM Forum Live! 2016 conference and expo in Nice, France, during the Digital World Awards Gala dinner on Monday, May 9th, at the prestigious Palais de la Méditerranée. TM Forum also highlighted the winners during the opening keynote session on Tuesday, May 10th.

Netcracker Technology offers a wide range of solutions to service providers around the world that are looking to overcome commercial, operational and organizational challenges that may be slowing their progress in becoming digital service providers. Its comprehensive portfolio of software solutions and professional services enables large-scale digital transformations, unlocking the opportunities of the cloud, virtualization and the changing mobile ecosystem. 

“Congratulations to Netcracker for its recognition in the 2016 TM Forum Digital World Awards,” said Peter Sany, President and CEO at TM Forum. “Operational and solution excellence, innovation, and digital industry leadership exemplify the winners of this prestigious award. Our sincere congratulations to Netcracker for its commitment to the Forum and our members, and for taking a leading role in making digital business a reality for organizations of all shapes and sizes that are increasingly operating and delivering products and services across multiple industries and ecosystems.”

“This is a very meaningful award for Netcracker because it validates our ability to help a major business outside the communications industry use its IT assets as a competitive advantage so it can provide as much value as possible to its customers,” says Cassidy Shield, Vice President of Marketing at Netcracker.

TM Forum’s Digital World Awards recognizes diverse members within TM Forum’s community that are making significant contributions to advance critical best practices and standards for the benefit of entire industries and digital ecosystems.  Since 2007, TM Forum’s Awards have recognized the world’s leading companies for their innovative achievements spanning digital transformation, business and IT agility, customer centricity, cross-industry partnering and collaboration, the Internet of Everything, and product and services innovation.

The winners of TM Forum’s 2016 Digital World Awards were judged by an impartial and independent panel of leading industry experts and analysts, including Dr. Anastassia Lauterbach, CEO and founder, 1AU-Ventures; Chris Lewis, Telecoms Industry Analyst, Lewis Insight; Joachim Horn, CTO and Information Advisor (CTIA), PLDT/Smart Group; Keith Willetts, founder and former chairman & CEO, TM Forum; and Radhika Venkatraman, Sr. VP and CIO, Verizon;. The judging panel was led by Chairman Steffen Roehn, CEO, Roehn Management Consulting GmbH and former group chief information officer of Deutsche Telekom.

About Netcracker Technology

Netcracker Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is a forward-looking software company, offering mission-critical solutions to service providers around the globe. Our comprehensive portfolio of software solutions and professional services enables large-scale digital transformations, unlocking the opportunities of the cloud, virtualization and the changing mobile ecosystem. With an unbroken service delivery track record of more than 20 years, our unique combination of technology, people and expertise helps companies transform their networks and enable better experiences for their customers.

For more information, visit www.netcracker.com.

About TM Forum

TM Forum is the global industry association for digital business, connecting talented individuals, leading companies, and diverse ecosystems to accelerate our members’ successful digital business transformation. The collective experience and interests of our member community – comprised of tens-of-thousands of professionals within 900+ market-leading global enterprises, service providers and technology suppliers that together account for trillions of dollars in annual revenues – drives everything we do, from thought-provoking research and publications, to practical guidance, collaboration programs, tools and best practices, hands-on events, and training for business and IT leaders.

Through three key programs – Agile Business and IT, Open Digital Ecosystem, and Customer Centricity – we provide an open platform for our members to connect and collaborate with individuals and groups from around the world to solve key challenges and rapidly innovate to deliver and monetize new services, improve business agility, partner for success, reduce cost and risk, and enhance customer value and loyalty. To accelerate your R&D and join our digital journey as a valued member and collaborator, please visit www.tmforum.org.

Netcracker Technology Contact

Erin O’Reilly
Netcracker Technology
+1-781-366-7049
Erin.OReilly@Netcracker.com

TM Forum Contact

Hanah Johnson
March Communications
tmforum@marchpr.com 
+1-617-960-9875