• LEVEL 3 LAUNCHES IP DESTINATION PRICING
    Level 3 Communications Inc. has developed a high-performance network that could reduce bandwidth costs for service providers by as much as 50 percent. It unveiled CrossRoads, its Destination Sensitive Billing program, in late August. CrossRoads is one of the industry’s ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • COMPANIES GO TO PLAN B
    Plan B Communications, a provider of integrated voice, data and Internet services for business customers, will use CommTech, DSET and Info Directions for OSS, including workflow management, service activation, automated ordering gateway, and customer care and billing. ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • ATS LAUNCHES REVENUE ASSURANCE SYSTEM
    Advanced Technologies and Services Inc. recently launched its Mechanized Translations Platform (MTP), a set of revenue assurance and network integrity products. At least one major carrier uses the system to fully automate the opening and closing of new NPA/NXX codes in its ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • GENUITY SELECTS XACCT
    Genuity Inc. recently licensed and integrated Xacct Technologies’ XACCTusage system to create usage-based pricing models for IP services. Genuity deployed the system with its Cisco network to develop different pricing models for IP services. ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • ADERO TO USE APOGEE NETWORKS
    Network service provider Adero will use Apogee Networks' NetCountant Settlement as the foundation for its revenue sharing system for content distribution across the Internet. The system is designed to provided rating, centralized billing and revenue sharing services for ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • FORMUS WILL USE TELEKNOWLEDGE
    Broadband provider Formus Communications Europe BV will use TeleKnowledge Group Ltd.’s Total-e 2.4 customer care and billing system for its European operations. The system is designed for fast customization and implementation of telecom services and pricing plans. It is ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • TMNG AND DSET TEAM
    The Management Network Group Inc. (TMNG) and DSET Corp. plan to co-market OSS to telcos worldwide. The two companies will provide mutual clients with OSS, including OSS interconnection based on DSET’s electronic-bonding gateways. They will also collaborate in an effort to ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • SIEBEL TO ACQUIRE ONLINK
    Siebel Systems Inc. plans to buy OnLink Technologies Inc. so it can integrate OnLink’s e-commerce sales, marketing and service applications with its e-business applications. Under the deal, each outstanding share of OnLink stock would be exchanged at a fixed exchange ratio ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • KUBRA, TELPAY TO INTEGRATE SOFTWARE
    Kubra, a provider of customer communication and relationship management outsource systems, plans to integrate TelPay, a bill payment service provider, into the Kubra e-bill biller-direct system. The system is designed to let consumers view and pay their bills online from ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • ALLTEL LAUNCHES WEB-UNWIRED
    Alltel recently launched “Web-Unwired,” its new wireless Internet service using InfoSpace Inc.’s wireless platform and integrated suite of services. InfoSpace’s wireless infrastructure services are designed to let Alltel offer its customers access to information from their ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News