Oracle Press Release

LG U+ Implements Oracle® Communications Applications for Efficient Network Resource Management of 3G and 4G LTE Networks

Communications Service Provider Achieves Better Visibility and Improved Data Accuracy of Current and Next-Generation Networks

Redwood Shores, Calif., May 24, 2011

News Facts

LG U+, one of the leading communications service providers in South Korea, has deployed an integrated solution using Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management and Oracle Communications Network Integrity to model, discover and manage its existing 3G and planned 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network.
Deployed in less than six months, the integrated solution enables LG U+ to automatically discover network equipment configurations, manage them using a standards-based network resource management system, and ensure ongoing network data accuracy.
The solution will enable LG U+ to effectively meet new 4G LTE network requirements including 4G network modelling, support for integrated IP/Ethernet/Optical technologies, and hybrid 3G/4G network environments.
Both Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management and Oracle Communications Network Integrity are based on the TM Forum’s Information Framework (SID), which provides a unified, standards-based reference data model.

Supporting Quotes

“The integrated Oracle applications provide a flexible network resource management system with improved network configuration data accuracy,” said Young Keun Han, chief research engineer, network R&D unit of the research institute of technology, LG U+. “This solution prepares us to support the introduction and management of a more complicated 4G LTE network.”
“Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management and Oracle Communications Network Integrity, working as integrated components, help communications service providers plan, build and optimize new network technologies such as 4G LTE to accelerate revenue growth, maximize profit margins and limit risk,” said Dan Ford, Vice President of Product Marketing, Oracle Communications.

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About Oracle Communications

Only Oracle’s software and systems span the communications industry technology landscape — from carrier-grade servers, storage and IT infrastructure, to mission-critical business and operational support systems and service delivery platforms; from business intelligence applications and retail point-of-sale solutions to the Java platform running on more than two billion mobile and handheld devices.  Oracle helps 100 of the world's top 100 service providers innovate and exploit new business models, build strong, profitable customer relationships, and streamline operations.

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About LG U+

LG U+ is a total telecommunication service provider formed by the merger of three companies, LG Telecom, LG Dacom and LG Powercomm in 2010. LG U+ pursues Korea’s first nationwide 4G LTE and completion of All-IP network. LG U+’s New Vision is to be the World’s best in “Beyond Telecom”.

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Yoojung Han

Oracle Korea

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yoojung.han@oracle.com

Katie Barron

Oracle

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