Cerillion Technologies and Tele2 Team Delivers Rapid Rollout

London, 15th August 2003 - Convergent CRM and Event Based Billing specialist, Cerillion Technologies, has successfully implemented the Cerillion system for Tele2 Lithuania in 12 weeks from project start-up to go live.

Cerillion Technologies and Tele2 Team Delivers  Rapid Rollout
The project team involved consisted of staff both from Cerillion Technologies and Tele2 Estonia.  This has resulted in the rapid migration of over 300,000 Tele2 Lithuania subscribers onto a system that will also support the existing Tele2 Estonia subscriber base. The total system supports both fixed wire and mobile services for over 500,000 subscriptions.

Said Jez Rudkins, Cerillion Services Director:  “I am delighted with the rapid progress which has been achieved on this project. The approach of defining a work share between experienced implementation staff from both Cerillion and Tele2 Estonia on the Tele2 Lithuania project has undoubtedly been central to the success of this project.”
Mart Nielsen, CIO / CTO Tele 2 Baltics, said:  “This indeed is a great pleasure to see us having successfully taken the first step in our strategic plan to homogenize Tele2 Baltic postpaid fixed and mobile subscribers into a common billing platform. The migration was accomplished in a very short time and I am overall very satisfied about the well working co-operation between Cerillion and Tele2 implementation teams”

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About Tele2

Tele2 AB, formed in 1993, is the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company offering fixed and mobile telephony, data network and Internet services under the brands Tele2, Tango and Comviq to 17.7 million people in 22 countries. Tele2 operates Datametrix, which specializes in systems integration, 3C Communications, providing integrated credit card processing, web payment solutions and public payphones; Transac, providing billing and transaction processing service; C³, offering co-branded pre-paid calling cards and Optimal Telecom, the price-guaranteed residential router device. The Group offers cable television services and, together with MTG, owns the Internet portal Everyday.com. The Company is listed on the Stockholmsbörsen, under TEL2A and TEL2B, and on the Nasdaq Stock Market under TLTOA and TLTOB.