Syniverse Technologies selected by Canadian telecom provider for enhanced mobile messaging, roaming, and anti-fraud services

August 10, 2009

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TAMPA, Fla. -- Syniverse Technologies (NYSE: SVR) announced today that it was selected by Canadian telecommunications provider Videotron for enhanced mobile messaging, roaming and anti-fraud services. Syniverse will empower Videotron via a full suite of messaging, network, roaming, clearing and fraud prevention solutions that will enable it to provide cost-effective, industry-leading mobile services to the Canadian marketplace. Videotron is an integrated communications company engaged in cable broadcasting, interactive multimedia development, Internet access services, cable telephony and wireless telephone services.

Videotron’s new 3G network will employ a variety of Syniverse solutions. For messaging, Syniverse’s SMS-IG and MMS-IG solutions will enable Videotron’s mobile subscribers to seamlessly send text and multimedia messages to users on other networks. From a roaming and fraud prevention perspective, Data Clearing House for GSM and Financial Clearing House for GSM will facilitate the financial settlement of Videotron’s roaming traffic, while Syniverse DataNet will protect its subscribers from roaming fraud. Finally, the operator will use Syniverse’s IPX Network Transport solution to enable access to a full suite of mobile data services via a single ubiquitous network while supporting emerging 3G Plus solutions and ensuring high service quality.

Alfred de Cárdenas, Executive Vice President and General Manager, North America, Syniverse, said Syniverse’s diverse portfolio of mobile service offerings is specifically designed to help operators like Videotron grow their core business and expand in new directions. Syniverse’s flexibility and operator focus permits mobile operators to quickly react to market changes and demands, enabling the delivery of everything from voice calls to sophisticated data and video services wherever and whenever subscribers need them.

“Not only do we support traditional mobile operators, but we also are able to provide industry-leading solutions to new entrants to the mobile space, including cable operators, and Internet, VoIP and applications service providers,” de Cárdenas said. “We have a long history of helping operators launch mobile services rapidly and efficiently, and we are fully capable of supporting Videotron as it adds mobile to its comprehensive portfolio of subscriber services.”

Syniverse Technologies LLC

Vidéotron Telecom Ltd.

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