• Derivion Releases inetBiller 2.0
    Billing software provider Derivion has released inetBiller Version 2.0. The latest release includes a throughput engine designed to process nearly 400 percent more bills per second, detailed reports for monitoring conversion, and data searching capabilities. ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News, Billing
  • Williams to Deploy Narus
    Williams Communications will use Narus systems throughout its entire network infrastructure. Williams plans to use Narus’ Internet platform and Billing Mediation System to deliver customized services and usage-based billing for its customers. ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News, Billing
  • Nortel Networks Launches CRM Suite with Service Analytics
    Nortel Networks has launched its Service Provider Customer Relationship Management suite with a service analytics capability. Users can deploy and analyze advanced network services while correlating both network metrics and CRM statistics to manage customers. ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News
  • Optical Networks Find OSS
    Optical equipment and fiber have long been used in the network core to provide very high bandwidth from one point to another. Because fiber optics was mostly used in point-to-point communications, network management and other software issues weren't all that ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Lucent and Verizon Enter $5 Billion Contract
    Lucent Technologies signed a three-year, $5 billion contract to supply Verizon wireless with a 3G network infrastructure. Verizon will use Lucent’s mobile switching centers, base stations and software to expand its wireless coverage. The platform is designed to support ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News
  • Web Cookies and Bugs Erode Web Privacy
    Under Fire, E-Tailers Reexamine Their Privacy PoliciesIt’s not that Internet users thought they had any privacy, did they?If they’re truly put off by lack of privacy, they should zip off an e-mail complaining about it to … on second thought, never mind. If they send that ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in Articles
  • Proxima Upgrades Mystral
    Proxima Systems has upgraded its Mystral 4.1.6 software for telcos that offer multiple services. New features include the ability to capture and accumulate data from multiple customer accounts to apply volume-driven discounts and a collection plan integrated with accounts ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News
  • Softricity and MetraTech Developing Systems
    Softricity plans to work with Web billing systems provider MetraTech to develop technology for delivering and metering software over public and private networks. The two will combine MetraTech’s billing software with Softricity’s Open Application Services platform for ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News, Billing
  • Apogee Teams with Sitara Networks
    Apogee Networks plans to integrate its NetCountant Accountability platform with Sitara Networks’ QoS platform to give enterprise customers instant visibility into their IP networks. The two also plan to combine their technology to enable service providers to introduce ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News
  • Telcordia to Support BellSouth Line Services
    BellSouth will use Telcordia’s ISCP Network Database system for control-point support of toll-free calls, alternate billing and other line services. The ISCP system stores subscriber data for toll-free calls and line number queries by region. The platform is designed to ...More
    May 1, 2001 Posted in News