Kabira Technologies to Share How to Leverage Mobile Payments Opportunities at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2009

Expanded Kabira Mobile Transaction Hub(TM) Complements Flagship Kabira Provisioning and Activation(TM) Solution (KPSA)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (AllPayNews.com) - Kabira Technologies, a leader in extreme transaction processing software for global enterprises, today announced that the company will showcase its industry-leading service-aware telecom solutions for communication service providers at the 2009 GSMA Mobile World Congress. The company plans to share how the current economic environment has created opportunities that are providing sizeable benefits for its Mobile Payments and Kabira Provisioning and Activation (KPSA) solutions customers.

In 2008, Kabira's solutions managed over 700 million telecom subscribers and serviced over 15 billion card payments worldwide. Designed to meet the demands of real-time telecom business applications, Kabira's service-aware solutions provide the infrastructure capabilities required to respond to the business and technical challenges faced by mobile operators as they need to create, activate, charge and transact convergent services in real-time.

Dirk Epperson, co-founder and global vice president of marketing and strategy for Kabira Technologies, states, "We have clearly evolved into a 'transaction-driven' society, and no one knows this more than telecom service providers. Regardless of the economic climate, the volume and urgency of transaction processing continues to crescendo at break-neck speed. With that comes the need for ultra-reliability, ultra-availability and ultra-low latency so as to ensure the security and complexity vital to success for today's business-critical processes like mobile payments." Epperson continued, "As will continue to be evident from Kabira's announcements describing activity from Europe, Asia, Latin America and elsewhere, innovative telecom service providers around the globe are seizing upon this directive and leveraging Kabira's technology to find new opportunities for advantage."

The company will highlight the latest developments in its industry leading real-time mobile payment solutions, the Kabira Mobile Transaction Hub(TM) (KMTH). KMTH is an open and robust real-time transaction processing platform that allows telecom carriers, banks and service providers that serve the unbanked and under-banked to offer a wide range of mobile payment services to their subscribers. These services include mobile airtime and money services, such as airtime recharges and remittance for utilities bill payments.

Alongside KMTH, Kabira will present the latest version of its widely-deployed Kabira Provisioning and Service Activation platform (KPSA). In its mission to constantly meet customers' expectations and maintain product innovation, Kabira has released significant service fulfillment achievements in 2008.

New technologies: IMS and WIMAX deployments - Agile connectivity
framework and service catalog
New provisioning usages: Self-care & activation on first access, MVNO
New product services: Extensive monitoring capabilities, Web service
connectivity for SOA environments

Kabira will also demonstrate how its technology is designed to help service providers achieve substantial business efficiencies with Kabira's Service-aware platform which can provide agility and "knowledge" to transaction networks. The Kabira Service-aware platform delivers real-time charging capabilities and leads to the creation of innovative data services since it is able to utilize data services usage information in real-time. This helps enable Kabira customers to deliver creative new services to market much faster, allowing them to more rapidly and successfully react to competitors' offerings.

Kabira is showing on stand 1F33, Hall 1, from February 16 - 19 at Fira de Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain).

About Kabira Technologies, Inc.

Kabira Technologies, Inc. ("Kabira") has provided proven "extreme transaction processing" software to enterprises for over ten years. Designed to meet the demands of real-time, always-on business processes, Kabira's products provide crucial infrastructure capabilities for mission-critical business applications, including card payment processing and charging and provisioning for real-time telecom services. Kabira software can be implemented rapidly with much higher performance and at substantially less cost than alternatives. Kabira products have been installed at over 100 customers, in more than 40 countries. VISA, ATT Corp., France Telecom, Bank of America, Alcatel and others rely on Kabira to support vital real-time business processes. Kabira Technologies is a privately held company.

Kabira, Kabira Charging, Kabira Provisioning and Service Activation, Kabira Payments, Kabira Mobile Transaction Hub, Fluency, Kabira Fluency and the Kabira logo are registered trademarks, registered service marks or trademarks or service marks of Kabira, and its affiliates, in the United States and certain other countries. These marks may not be used in connection with any product or service that does not belong to Kabira, unless expressly permitted by a license with Kabira, and may not be used in any manner likely to cause confusion among customers, nor in any manner that disparages or discredits Kabira, its licensor, its subsidiaries or affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

For more information, visit: www.kabira.com.

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