Call Centre Integrator and solutions provider Innovax Systems Pte Ltd today announced that it has signed an agreement with Kyocera Communications Systems Co, Ltd (KCCS) and Orange Gum Pte Ltd to form a joint venture company, Kyocera Communications Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (KCAP). Based in Singapore, KCAP will provide wireless content and applications, as well as provision of other services such as systems, network integration and maintenance, data housing and hosting and other related integration and consultancy services in relation to systems and networks.

“We are extremely delighted with the launch of WebW@lkers-Mobile Internet Content & Data Services for Singapore and the Asia Pacific region. The establishment of our Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore provides strategic access to the region in expanding our operations, technical platforms & infrastructure services” said Masafumi Morita, Managing Director of KCAP.

“We are going to work with KCAP very closely in providing support, expertise and experience that we have in Singapore and the region in KCAP’s push in the systems and network integration space for their existing customers under the KCCS group who are looking to expand their infrastructure network into Singapore or the region.” said Patrick Tan, President of Innovax Systems.

About Kyocera Communication Systems

Kyocera Communication Systems (KCCS) is established in Japan since 1995. It offers IT, hosting, system integration and other services for large-scale enterprises. Its four divisions of Information System, Network System, Communication Engineering and Management Consulting offers multi dimensional high value solution for customers in the information and communication sectors. KCCS employs more than 1200 people worldwide. The company’s sales for fiscal year 2001 were approximately 53,396 million yen. For more information, refer to www.kccs.co.jp

About Innovax Systems

Innovax Systems is a leading provider of systems development and integration of end to end integrated Contact Center solutions and Web-based applications. Headquartered in Singapore, Innovax has three offices including a subsidiary in Japan, and a development center in Singapore. Innovax’s solutions include computer telephony integration (CTI), Multi-channel contact center management, customer relationship management (CRM), e-procurement, backend enterprise system integration and mobile internet platform solutions. Established in 1998, Innovax’s list of clients include government departments and Fortune 500 organisations in the Asia Pacific region.www.innovax.com.sg

About Orange Gum

In operations since 2000, Orange Gum Pte Ltd (www.orangegum.com) provides expert mobility enabling services for enterprise partners, and develops, aggregates and delivers premium mobile content and wireless Internet services through mobile carriers to consumers in Asia. Orange Gum aggregates contents from Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines and the US. It distributes content through its network of carrier customers which includes China Mobile, China Unicom, Taiwan Cellular, Chung Hwa Telecom, Far Eastone, KG Telecom, Mobitai, Trans Asia, CSL, Hutchison, Smartone, Sunday, Peoples, New World Mobility, Singtel, Mobileone, Starhub, Globe, Smart, DTAC and Maxis. Orange Gum’s mobile content delivery platform m.Ark is being deployed by customers such as NEC, Kyocera, Samsung and ACCS. The company is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Tokyo, Shanghai, and Taipei.