* Globacom and Acision - Nigeria

Globacom, Nigeria's National Operator, has selected Acision, a leading messaging company, to provide Value Added Services (VAS) for its new mobile network in Ghana. The products deployment will include the Acision SMSC, Acision MMSC, Acision Voicemail, Acision High Speed Proxy for mobile data services and Acision Prepaid System will allow Glo Mobile Ghana to provide compelling value-added services in an increasingly competitive market.

* IMX Software and Travelex – South Africa

Travelex Retail Foreign Exchange South Africa, operated by FX Africa locally, (Travelex) has selected the Travel Money Exchange (TMX) online solution, developed by IMX Software and implemented by Business Edge, to manage its retail foreign exchange outlets throughout South Africa.

* Warid Telecom and Aircom - Uganda

Aircom International has been chosen by Uganda's Warid Telecom to provide network planning and optimisation support for its GSM and WiMAX networks. Warid will use Aircom’s ASSET network planning and optimisation tool to enhance the design, management and performance of both networks, providing improved quality of service to customers while significantly reducing network costs through professional network planning.

* Orascom Telecom and Nokia Siemens Networks - Algeria

Algeria's leading mobile operator Orascom Telecom Algeria (OTA) has announced that Nokia Siemens Networks will be the provider of its Home Location Register (HLR) solution. The Subscriber Data Management Solution from Nokia Siemens Networks will enable OTA to develop a single database for subscriber information, unifying data that is currently fragmented and thereby modernising OTA's installed base of 17 million subscribers, as well as providing additional capacity of 3 million.

* SNCFT and Nokia Siemens Networks - Tunisia

Nokia Siemens Networks has won a GSM-R contract from the Tunisian national railway service, SNCFT. ­Under this turnkey contract, Nokia Siemens Networks will supply an end to end GSM-R solution, including hardware such as base stations, base station controllers, dispatcher equipment, and hand held devices. The project will commence in Q4 of 2008 and implementation will be completed by 2010.

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