• YOURACCOUNTS.COM SELECTS AVOLENT
    YourAccounts.Com will use Avolent to provide standards-based technologies for YourAccounts.Com’s e.bill.anywhere 3.0 platform. The platform is designed to let billers provide business-to-business and business-to-consumers products and services. Features include access to ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • PEOPLESOFT LAUNCHES PEOPLESOFT 8
    PeopleSoft Inc. recently launched PeopleSoft 8 Internet e-business applications, offering browser-based access and open integration across enterprise boundaries. PeopleSoft 8’s XML-based open integration capabilities are designed to enable organizations to combine ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • CROSSWORLDS RELEASES CROSSWORLDS 3.0
    CrossWorlds Software Inc., an e-business infrastructure software provider, has released CrossWorlds InterChange Server 3.0, including enhanced versions of CrossWorlds development and system management tools. CrossWorlds’ unified approach and enhanced development tools are ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • DARWIN NETWORKS SELECTS PORTAL SOFTWARE
    Darwin Networks will use Portal Software Inc.’s Infranet, a customer management and billing system. Darwin is implementing Infranet to support high-speed Internet access services. It also plans to integrate the software with its OSS, designed to let customers submit service ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • PAYTRUST, PRINCETON
    Princeton eCom and Paytrust Inc., an online biller, plan to enhance their electronic billing and payment capabilities. The alliance is designed to let billers working with Princeton eCom access the Paytrust network. ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • DERIVION SIGNS TWO TELCOS
    Oklahoma-based Pioneer Telephone Cooperative Inc. and South Carolina-based Farmers Telephone Cooperative will use Derivion’s inetBiller service. InetBiller provides e-billing implementation, including electronic bill design, e-mail notification, bill presentment, payment ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Customer Privacy: Where Will CRM Draw the Line?
    Companies specializing in software for customer relationship management (CRM) promise to provide a total view of the customer. They mine through data to reveal every detail and trend, analyzing behavior that might better allow providers to market to consumers. But how much ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • AUTOPAGE TO USE LHS
    South African telco Autopage will use LHS’ BSCS 5.21. Autopage offers telecommunication services to GSM network operators Vodacom and MTN South Africa. The system implementation will support two CDR formats. Vodacom and MTN plan to retain their accustomed formats, with ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • The Fallout of Billing Blunders: Many Corporate Billing Errors May Yet Be Uncovered
    Bills are often acknowledged as the single most important touch point with the customer. As such, billers strive to make the presentment and payment process easy and painless. Since a company’s revenue stream flows from the billing process, it must be effective and ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Central/Eastern Europe Focus: Billing Systems in Hungary
    Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of articles on the international telecommunications marketplace for billing and OSS. Deregulation is in the works in Eastern Europe, including countries such as Hungary—and much as it has in the U.S. marketplace, this environment ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing