Friday, June 29, 2012

ANTlabs Expands Relationship with MTS, Inc.

Press Release

Advanced Network Technology Services Expands Relationship with MTS, Inc.
--- Singapore Hospitality Technology Consortium (SHTC) sees HITEC as a strategic platform for North and Latin Americas

Advanced Network Technology Services (ANTSvc), a wholly owned subsidiary of ANTlabs, ( ) is pleased to reveal a strategic initiative with MTS Inc., ( ) a market leader in providing communication solutions to the hospitality industry, to distribute and support our HSIA gateway and services in Latin America.  This joint venture is supported by the US Department of Commerce and both corporations are pleased to bring into play the range of logistical and pro-business services from the International Trade Administration to further enhance a reputable successful working relationship.  This initiative will be officially announced at the 2012 HITEC Convention in Baltimore, MD in June celebrating the 40th birthday of the world’s largest hospitality technology show.
By utilizing the U.S. Commercial Service program, MTS and ANTlabs will continue to invest business resources within the USA but will now have the capabilities to expand their platform and establish a presence in other markets.  
“Since signing up as an ANTlabs’ North American distributor 3 years ago, MTS has been instrumental in the channel sales and marketing of our flagship InnGate3 product”, said Mr. Kwang-Tat, ANG, Head of the Hospitality Division and co-Founder of ANTlabs.  “We are pleased we have the opportunity to expand our market coverage to the Latin Americas by partnering with MTS”.  As a 24/7 HSIA service provider, Mark L. Sanders III stated “MTS is privileged for the opportunity to grow with ANTlabs and proud to promote their products to the Americas.  With today’s tech savvy users carrying so many mobile devices, it is critical to deploy a reliable gateway product.  Using real world performance and data collected from the hundreds of Hotel & MDU HSIA networks we support, ANTlabs’ InnGate 3 series has demonstrated 47% fewer gateway/server related inbound calls to our 24x7 Guest Support call center.   Fewer calls from guests directly correlate to higher satisfaction scores, reduced staffing needs, and lower costs for our customers.”
ANTSvc’s announcement at the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference reaffirms the position of HTIEC as the leading hospitality show for hoteliers and IT professionals.  ANTlabs and ANTSvc has been participating at HITEC for many years in various facets and will continue to participate in one of the most dynamic and innovative programs in the hospitality technology industry.
The SHTC is supported by International Enterprise Singapore (IE Singapore), a government body in Singapore responsible for promoting export of made-in-Singapore products and services.  The SHTC comprises of lead company, ANTServices, and BrillantEZ (a fully-customizable hotel PMS solution) and TalariaX (text messaging communications center for hospitality and enterprises).   All three companies are confident of using HITEC as a platform to meet strategic and value-added partners to further the North and Latin America business.

About ANTServices
ANTServices (Advanced Network Technology Services Pte Ltd) is a wholly owned subsidiary of ANTlabs, a leading technology innovator for guest network technology and services for more than 13 years.   ANTServices markets and sells the flagship HSIA gateway under the trademark of InnGate worldwide and a lead member of the Singapore Hospitality Technology Consortium – a group of Singapore companies supported by the IE Singapore, a Singapore government body is the government agency driving Singapore’s external economy.
About MTS
Founded in 1990, MTS Inc. has continuously proven to be a market leader in hospitality communication solutions, installation and service. Building off the solid foundation of being a dominant provider of voice and data for the hospitality industry, MTS now boast competencies in a full range of communication solutions including voice, data, converged communications, security, call accounting and internet help desk.


Ang Kwang Tat
Head of Hospitality
Tel: +65 6858 6789