1&1 Versatel chooses StableNet®
Network management & engineering and rollout services powered by Infosim®
Würzburg/Austin/Singapore, April 28th, 2020
1&1 Versatel GmbH, one of the market leaders in B2B telecommunications, and leading German software manufacturer Infosim® GmbH & Co. KG have entered into a strategic partnership for the delivery, implementation and future support of the StableNet® unified network and services management platform at 1&1 Versatel. StableNet® by Infosim® will provide assistance in network monitoring, configuration and capacity planning. The extent of the relationship will intensify in pre-planned phases. While completion of phase one is planned for Q4 2020, further phases will entail new features which will be cooperatively defined and developed.
With one of the biggest and most powerful fiber networks in Germany, 1&1 Versatel is part of the United Internet Group and already serves more than 50,000 business customers. In addition to using StableNet® as a vendor- and technology-independent network monitoring tool, future cooperation will entail the incorporation of capacity planning, strategic network management, trend analysis and the standardized rollout of business services. With this partnership, 1&1 Versatel takes an important step towards network automation and standardization while Infosim® furthers its commitment to the Telco industry as a reliable and trusted partner for a wide array of unified network and services management solutions.
1&1 Versatel and Infosim® GmbH & Co. KG are convinced that their alliance will achieve a historic milestone in regards to efficiency, service quality and scalability.
Infosim® develops and markets StableNet®, the leading unified network and services management platform with a 4-in-1 solution that combines Inventory, Configuration, Fault, and Performance Management. It is available in two versions: Telco (for Telecom Operators and ISPs) and Enterprise (for IT and Managed Service Providers). Given the many operational and technical challenges of managing distributed and mission-critical IT infrastructures, StableNet® is the vendor-independent solution in today’s multi-vendor environment.
About 1&1 Versatel
1&1 Versatel is a B2B provider for fibre gigabit connections and network-related services. The company is a subsidiary of United Internet AG (ISIN DE0005089031). 1&1 Versatel operates one of the biggest and most powerful fibre networks in Germany – providing its own network in more than 250 German cities. Due to its powerful infrastructure and the consistent focus on B2B customers, 1&1 Versatel is able to offer solutions for all modern telecommunications requirements of the gigabit society. 1&1 Versatel is constantly expanding and developing its network and forwards the nationwide expansion of the fibre network in Germany.
“1&1 Versatel is one of the top three companies for broadband connections in Germany and we are pleased that they were also convinced by the StableNet platform. StableNet will support 1&1 Versatel in automating and monitoring their network and corresponding business processes, thus further increasing the availability and cost efficiency of network operations.“
“Our fiber optic network is at the heart of 1&1 Versatel – on this basis, we implement high-performance networking solutions for our customers. With the Infosim® product StableNet® , we are introducing a state-of-the-art monitoring system with which we can further optimize our network and service operations and continuously improve the quality of our services.”
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