Orange, CT, February 26, 2013 — Tangoe, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNGO), a leading global provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and related services, today announced that ERPTech SPA, which is owned by BT Italia, the largest alternative telecommunications operator wholly dedicated to the businesses segment in Italy, has adopted Tangoe’s Real-Time Telecom Expense Management (Tangoe rTEM) solution as a value-added offering to its customers. ERPTech will utilize customized versions of Tangoe rTEM to provide enterprise customers with a mobile communications solution bundle that includes content management, policy enforcement, video compression, secure access to content and corporate e-mail, as well as usage management and real-time expense monitoring of mobile devices.
“We live in a complex mobile environment where trends like BYOD will continue to challenge the enterprise, making it more important now than ever before to have a comprehensive mobile strategy,” said Giuseppe Bellia, managing director of ERPTech. “With Tangoe rTEM, we are able to provide our enterprise customers with solutions that address important mobility issues such as BYOD, bill shock, and real-time cost control, while also helping organizations boost efficiency and productivity. Recognizing that every company has unique needs, Tangoe rTEM offers a flexible solution that that can adapt to a wide range of client requirements. Accordingly, the newly adopted Tangoe rTEM solution meets the individual needs of our mid- to large-sized customers.”
Tangoe rTEM will help ERPTech’s enterprise customers reduce mobile costs by proactively monitoring, reporting, and analyzing mobile data, voice, SMS, and roaming consumption across a wide array of device operating systems and carrier networks. In addition to its real-time capabilities, Tangoe rTEM provides predictive analysis and visibility and control over mobile usage and associated costs, helping businesses and employees avoid excessive charges before they are incurred. This solution is currently available to ERPTech customers under the name SmartTEM and can be purchased as part of a larger ERPTech solution bundle or as an individual solution.
“We are both pleased and excited to work with ERPTech on the launch of SmartTEM in Italy,” said Dan Rudich, senior vice president of business development at Tangoe. “In Europe, travel to different countries is easy and done regularly, so it is essential to offer a solution that can help organizations track and control mobile costs as efficiently as possible. Tangoe has deep expertise in working with global carriers and we offer a wide variety of services to fit their individual needs, whether it’s tracking global data and tariffs or simultaneously managing multiple roaming plans.”
For more information about Tangoe rTEM, visit Tangoe at Mobile World Congress, February 25-28, 2013; Barcelona, Spain in Hall 8.1, aisle H 8.1h4.
ERPTech SPA is one of the leading companies operating in systems management, remote administration, and outsourcing of complex IT infrastructures. It is one of the few Italian companies with SAP Hosting Partner certification.
Since ERPTech’s entry into the mobile business, it has established a strong reputation by leveraging its core competencies and creating a suite of mobility managed services.
ERPTech is entirely owned by BT Italy. As part of the BT Group, ERPTech has inherited the key capabilities and strengths of BT, which has an established reputation for delivering global solutions to help large organizations control and optimize their mobility costs, and is uniquely qualified as a provider of enterprise mobility services.
Tangoe (NASDAQ: TNGO) is a leading global provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and services to a wide range of global enterprises. CLM encompasses the entire lifecycle of an enterprise’s communications assets and services, including planning and sourcing, procurement and provisioning, inventory and usage management, mobile device management, invoice processing, expense allocation and accounting, and asset decommissioning and disposal. Tangoe’s Communications Management Platform (CMP) is an on-demand suite of software designed to manage and optimize the complex processes and expenses associated with this lifecycle for both fixed and mobile communications assets and services. Tangoe’s customers can also manage their communications assets and services by engaging Tangoe’s client service group.
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