Gama Operations Awarded Israeli Ministry of Defense Contract to Supply Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Systems to the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF)

Follow-on contract a further endorsement of Gama's expertise in developing emergency mass notification systems for government and military organizations

PETAH TIKVA, Israel, Aug. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gama Operations Ltd., a leading provider of advanced telecommunication solutions, announced today that it was awarded a follow-on contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense for supplying additional emergency interactive voice response (IVR) systems to the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). Under this contract, Gama will provide and deploy adaptive IVR applications designed specifically for large-scale army reserve call-up and homeland security training.

Based on a proprietary IVR platform developed over the last two decades, Gama's voice broadcasting and mass notification platforms enable military organizations, defense agencies, and emergency management units to deliver millions of voice and text messages simultaneously over multiple communications networks, track the delivery process in real time, and provide data-driven and personalized interactions.

"Gama combines great technology with a team of software engineers who know what it takes to deliver exceptional IVR experiences," says Eyal Alon, CEO of Gama Operations. "Being selected again by the IDF as a supplier of reserve call-up systems in today's technology-driven battlefield is an important milestone in our long-standing relationship. We are convinced that this contract will pave the way for additional contracts from other public and private organizations, both in Israel and overseas."

About Gama Operations

Gama Operations Ltd. is a leading provider of advanced telecommunication solutions; it specializes in the development of IVR, voice recognition, call routing, unified messaging, and voice processing solutions. Gama has developed a diverse portfolio of software products, from interactive emergency notification systems to cloud-based enterprise fax solutions and virtual receptionist applications with speech recognition features. Gama has served as an IDF supplier of reserve call-up systems since 2001. Gama's growing customer base includes IBM, Visa, the Israeli Ministry of Defense, the Israel Water Authority, the Israel Broadcast Authority, Israel Railways, and Israel's Social Security Administration. Gama is a portfolio company of Hagshama, a private equity firm based in Israel and the United Kingdom.

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