• PEOPLESOFT LAUNCHES VANTIVE 8.5
    PeopleSoft Inc. now has Vantive 8.5, a CRM Internet server architecture designed to link enterprise systems such as billing, inventory and supply chain management. The system provides an open platform for building high-performance browser-based Internet applications. ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • WAP and Wireless Data Are Here—Is Your Billing System Ready?
    The marriage of wireless devices and Internet data promises to be nothing less than explosive, considering that today over 500 million mobile devices are in use, and that the number is projected to double within the next five years. Since 1997, the Wireless Application ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • OPENCON'S BMP ADDS LANGUAGE SUPPORT
    OpenCon's Billing Mediation Platform (BMP), a comprehensive and flexible data and protocol mediation system for billing applications, now supports multiple languages, including Korean, Spanish and Chinese. The mediation platform has a Web user interface, which allows users ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • PUREPACKET SELECTS DALEEN
    PurePacket Communications will use Daleen Technologies’ BillPlex customer management and billing, and eCare self-care e-business systems. The integration is designed to let PurePacket produce a single bill, and lets customers manage services and view billing and usage ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • CONSORTIUM LAUNCHES IFORCE
    Sun Microsystems, iPlanet E-Commerce Solutions, VeriSign and Portal Software recently launched iForce Solution Set for Internet bill presentment and payment. The hardware and software package, defined by Sun, is designed to give telcos an end-to-end billing system, ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • COMMITTEE RELEASES STANDARDS
    Committee T1, a telecom standards development organization sponsored by the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions, recently released three standards: T1.266-2000 provides the code and format structures for identification of telecommunications circuits and ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • TMNG, MIND PARTNER
    TMNG.com, TMNG’s e-business subsidiary, and MIND plan to provide IP-based, back-office infrastructure systems for mutual clients. The groups also will collaborate to expand TMNG’s e-Lexicon toolset, using the functionality of MIND-iPhonEX. ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • INTERTECH, MOORE OFFERING EBPP
    Intertech Management Group and Moore Business Communication Services plan to integrate Intertech’s Network Strategies billing software with Moore’s EBPP system. Step 9 Software Corp. and Intertech also plan to integrate and jointly market their respective products, ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • USHA LAUNCHES UNICORN 5.0
    Usha Communications Technology recently launched its Unicorn 5.0 customer care and billing system, designed to let communications service providers change business models and product offerings. Version 5.0 has a CORBA-based open integration framework, which allows access to ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • The Number One Information Age Barrier: Carrier Interoperability
    Managed IP networks, with all their grand, 21st century Information Age promises—IT outsourcing networks, ASPs, video streaming, wireless Internet access and more—will reach nowhere near their potential, because of the No. 1 next-generation networking problem: carrier ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing