Mountain View, California, February 13, 2006 - Ditech Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DITC) has announced that Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E., a leading mobile telecommunications company in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, has selected Ditech Communicationsâ Voice Quality Assurance (VQAâ¢) embedded on its Quad Voice Processor (QVP) platform to deliver improved voice quality to subscribers across its mobile network.
Mobilink, a leading GSM operator in Pakistan, and Djezzy, a leading GSM operator in Algeria, are the initial Orascom networks to deploy Ditechâs VQA. These deployments will represent Ditechâs largest installations of VQA in these regions and signify acceptance of this powerful voice processing technology to improve call clarity and performance of mobile networks. The deployments upgrade portions of two of Orascomâs largest networks, elevating network performance and customer satisfaction through the use of advanced voice processing technology.
âWe chose Ditech Communicationsâ Voice Quality Assurance solution to enhance the overall quality of our network while improving our capacity utilisation. VQA provides our subscribers with a superior mobile call experience with significant sound quality improvement,â said Tamer El Mahdy, Chief Technology Officer of Orascom Telecom Holding. âDitechâs full set of voice quality features, which are designed specifically to improve the sound and clarity of mobile calls, enables us to deliver a high grade of quality and build even greater customer loyalty.â
âWe are very pleased that Orascom has selected our VQA solution,â said Tim Montgomery, president and CEO of Ditech Communications. âOur voice quality solutions are designed to enable our customers to increase the value of their service by providing a superior voice experience. Better service quality means greater customer satisfaction, which can translate into increased market share and additional revenue opportunities.â