Energis Expands Deployment of MetaSolv IP VPN Activation Solution; Leading U.K. Service Provider Extends Use of MetaSolv to Exploit Rapid Growth in Demand for IP Services

Energis Expands Deployment of MetaSolv IP VPN Activation Solution; Leading U.K. Service Provider Extends Use of MetaSolv to Exploit Rapid Growth in Demand for IP Services

PLANO, Texas & LONDON — MetaSolv Software, Inc. (Nasdaq:MSLV), a global leader in communications management solutions for next-generation and traditional networks and services, today announced that Energis, a leading provider of business telecommunications services in the U.K. and Ireland, has upgraded and expanded its use of MetaSolv’s market leading IP VPN activation solution.

Energis deployed MetaSolv’s IP service activation solution to automate the delivery of MPLS-based IP VPN services to its large business and public institution customer base. Energis products including IP Connect and IP Native leverage MetaSolv’s automated activation solution, speeding time to service turn-up and reducing errors resulting in increased service quality and customer satisfaction.

“MetaSolv’s IP VPN activation solution has provided Energis with the foundation to create a market-leading portfolio of IP-based services with comprehensive QoS capabilities,” said Mark Dearnley, IS & Security Director, Energis. “As Energis continues to expand its leadership in IP service offerings, MetaSolv’s service-driven platform will support our IP service expansion and growth expectations.”

MetaSolv’s IP activation capabilities enable rapid and efficient provisioning of complex IP services, including Layer 2 and Layer 3 MPLS-based VPNs, Virtual Private LAN Services (VPLS), IPSec, Traffic Engineering Paths and IP Quality of Service, over large-scale, multi-vendor and multi-OS IP networks. MetaSolv delivers high-reliability activation through stateful service management, network auto-discovery and synchronization, as well as sophisticated policy-based configuration management.

MetaSolv’s multi-vendor, multi-service activation capabilities have been deployed by more than 75 operators in over 26 countries for an array of services including VoIP, IPTV, IP-VPN, mobile, broadband, voice and data. MetaSolv currently provisions numerous services over multiple network technologies for approximately 200 million subscribers globally.

“With a reputation built upon service innovation, flexibility and reliability, Energis is in a unique position to meet the growing demand for IP services,” said David Sharpley, senior vice-president of marketing and product management, MetaSolv. “As the recognized leader in service activation, with proven solutions and significant experience in deploying large-scale IP-based services, MetaSolv is pleased to be the strategic provisioning partner enabling Energis’ IP service offerings.”

About MetaSolv

MetaSolv, Inc. (Nasdaq:MSLV) is a global leader in comprehensive service fulfillment software solutions for communications service providers. MetaSolv’s multi-service order management, inventory management, and service activation capabilities automate the order-to-activate provisioning process for traditional and next-generation IP-based wireline and mobile service providers. More than 180 global service providers — including Brasil Telecom, BT, Cable & Wireless, Nextel, O2, T-Mobile, Vodafone, and others — use MetaSolv’s solutions to achieve increased revenues, reduced costs, and enhanced customer service. MetaSolv is a global company, headquartered in Plano, Texas. Visit http://www.metasolv.com/ for more information.

About Energis

Energis is the only major telecoms company focused exclusively on the largest organisations in the U.K. and Ireland. Specialising in building individual solutions for customers, its product portfolio spans voice, data, Internet, contact centre services and security and is underpinned by a commitment to deliver superior levels of service. Major customers include the BBC, Caudwell Communications, RAC, Royal & SunAlliance, the U.K. Government, Virgin and Wanadoo.

MetaSolv is a registered trademark. The MetaSolv logo and MetaSolv Solution are trademarks of MetaSolv Software, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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