TEM provider AnchorPoint announced a definitive agreement with MTS – Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (MTSL), a global provider of business support systems (BSS) for telecommunication management and customer care and billing solutions. The merger of AnchorPoint and MTS establishes the company as the provider of a full TEM solution suite for voice, data and wireless through various delivery models including software license, managed service and fully outsourced.
“MTS has been evaluating new opportunities to expand upon our core business,” said Eytan Bar, CEO, MTS. “Adding TEM managed services to our portfolio is the logical next step and this transaction accelerates our go-to-market strategy. AnchorPoint brings an established TEM customer base, a portfolio of TEM services and their market-recognized brand to the organization.”
MTS currently provides telecommunications management services to customers in Europe, South America and Asia through OEM partnerships which include Siemens, Phillips, NEC and other vendors.
MTS North America is headquartered in Fairlawn, N.J. The AnchorPoint TEM division will maintain locations in Framingham, Mass., and Powder Springs, Ga. The companies expect the transaction be completed on or before Dec. 31, 2008.