ENTEREST Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm


  • Vendors Selected for the "Cool Vendor report" are Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing

Norderstedt, Germany, May 11, 2009 – ENTEREST GmbH. today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the March 2009 "Cool Vendors in Telecom Operations Management Systems, 2009" by Gartner, Inc.

ENTEREST is driving the next generation of Usage Data Processing and Management solutions for the telecommunication, media and entertainment sector to improve flexibility, cost, performance and openness in this arena. ENTEREST's EDR Workbench flagship product provides value in short time and can reflect any kind of Usage Data processing scenario at unprecedented time-to-market and flexibility.

"Wherever you look, the cost and time for bringing new services to market and connect additional revenue streams is still challenging. Our product EDR Workbench is here to change that and has proven itself in numerous installations around the globe. Our customers are achieving much faster time-to-market at less cost. EDR Workbench is network and service agnostic and enables them to react to changed market conditions very rapidly. It’s the only framework of its kind which is used for such a broad bandwidth of use cases, ranging from end-to-end mediation down to purely interactive usage data analysis."

"We are delighted to be selected as a Cool Vendor by Gartner Inc. We think that the recognition will make ENTEREST more visible in our target markets. We believe it is a confirmation that our product philosophy and company’s approach is worth paying attention to. For our customers and potential customers making far-reaching technology decisions, they can now also turn to Gartner to learn more about us, as well as get access to independent and unbiased research to verify their own findings."
About Gartner's Cool Vendors Selection Process

Gartner's listing does not constitute an exhaustive list of vendors in any given technology area, but rather is designed to highlight interesting, new and innovative vendors, products and services. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness of a particular purpose.

Gartner defines a cool vendor as a company that offers technologies or solutions that are: Innovative, enable users to do things they couldn't do before; Impactful, have, or will have, business impact (not just technology for the sake of technology); Intriguing, have caught Gartner's interest or curiosity in approximately the past six months.


Established in 2003, ENTEREST GmbH is a specialized provider of BSS/OSS applications and consulting for the Telecommunications industry.

EDR Workbench is ENTEREST’s flagship product and unrivalled in terms of Usage Data Management capabilities ranging from interactive usage data browsing and editing, up to fully automated 24x7 processing of even the most complex usage data scenarios. Its flexibility, configurability and cost/value-ratio are unmatched in the industry. Typical areas of deployment are mediation, test-XDR-Generation, revenue leakage detection, conversion as well as interactive XDR-analysis and ETL (extract, transform, load) challenges.

EDR Workbench enables operators to dramatically increase the quality of their processing while providing a wide range of XDR-handling possibilities at the same time. This enables carriers to focus on their core business and allows system integrators to explore new business opportunities. Customers like Softbank Mobile, T-Mobile and Swisscom have adopted EDR Workbench, just like renowned service firms like T-Systems, Accenture and Atos-Origin.

ENTEREST GmbH is a privately owned and self-financed company with headquarters in Norderstedt, Germany.

Contact: Mr. Andrew Tan, Partner, ENTEREST GmbH, Tel. +49 (40) 94 363 94-0, press@enterest.com

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