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Telesoft to power Spice VAS Africa Colour Ring Back Tone Services

05 Dec 2016

Telesoft Technologies ( a global provider of government infrastructure, cyber security and telecoms mobile products and services, today announced that its flexible software media server, the vARNE has been selected by Spice VAS Africa ( to offer Colour Ring Back Tone (CRBT) services.

With this service Spice VAS Africa enables subscribers of network operators to reflect their personality and emotions by playing different ring back tones for different callers. Using Telesoft’s vARNE and Spice VAS Africa’s CRBT service, subscribers can replace the ring tone that callers normally hear with a personal choice of music or audio content – creating a cooler, more interactive calling experience.

“Telesoft is committed to bringing innovative value-added services (VAS) that enhance and personalise the experience of all subscribers whether prepaid, postpaid, fixed or wireless. We are excited to have Spice VAS Africa as our customer and delivering these new and exciting infotainment services to their rapidly growing customer base. CRBT has enjoyed enormous success with operators throughout European and Indian markets and we are confident of replicating that success together with Spice VAS Africa.”Rob Downham, Telesoft Technologies Founder.

"Spice VAS Africa has always been on the fore-front when it comes to adapting the latest technology and delivering the best in quality. After several round of tests and evaluations, our technology and research wing cleared vARNE as the approved solution for the proposed Cloud based CRBT platform and we are extremely happy with the performance and the support extended by the Telesoft team” Bijon Roy, Technology Head

Although CRBT has been well known for a number of years, it has viral properties that enable it to spread rapidly in a market and to generate significant incremental revenue for both service and content providers. The Telsoft vARNE IVR is a single, high-density platform, on which CRBT applications can be deployed alongside other media and IVR services, find out more about Telesoft and the vARNE IVR at our website.

Find out more about the Telesoft vARNE IVR and the other products in our product range from our website or contact our sales department.

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