• CONVERGYS SIGNS VERIZON, OMNISKY
    Convergys Corp. signed a 5-year contract with Verizon Wireless to handle the merged subscribership of Bell Atlantic Mobile, AirTouch and GTE. Convergys will employ its client-server billing system with real-time rating and customer care in a service bureau environment. ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • COYOTE TO ACQUIRE OAN
    Coyote Network Systems Inc. wants to buy OAN Services, an electronic billing and call center business based in Northridge, Calif., with annual revenues of $20 million. OAN managers say the company can process 50 million transactions a month and processes $400 million in ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • WIRELESSNORTH, H.O. SYSTEMS PARTNER
    PCS carrier WirelessNorth and H.O. Systems have signed a contract for billing, customer care and EBPP. The carrier plans to offer the combined functionality of SpeedSuite for Internet and client-server platforms. The system consists of a billing engine, EBPP, point of sale, ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • TELESENS IN GERMANY
    German telco Debis Systemhaus and Telesens plan to develop and integrate billing software and provide IP billing services. The companies plan to create flexible and universal systems for carriers with complex communications networks. ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • IDS TELCOM CHOOSES INTEGRIS
    IDS Telcom, a CLEC based in Miami, Fla., has selected Integris, the system integration division of Bull, for the procurement, installation and integration of a complete billing system. Under the contract, Integris will define, install and integrate an NT-based billing ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • AP ENGINES JOINS TELLABS
    AP Engines, a provider of service creation and billing mediation systems, will join Tellabs’ SALIX SoftLink Partners Program. The program is designed to offer service providers interoperable standards-based, carrier-class systems. Member companies offer services for ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • BEA LAUNCHES J2EE PROCESS ENGINE
    BEA Systems Inc., has released its WebLogic Process Integrator, a process integration and workflow engine for e-business process management. Running on the BEA WebLogic Server, the WebLogic Process Integrator provides a J2EE standards-based system with fast time-to-market ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • From churches to airlines, telcos aim for affinity partnerships
    They’re not just long distance companies anymore. They distribute airline miles, raise money for churches and political groups, and reward subscribers for staying at hotels, renting cars or buying shirts. The relationships between telcos and affinity groups are complex, and ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • GENEVA JOINS AMS
    Geneva Technology Ltd. has joined AMS’ 360si program to provide IP-based billing services for audio- and video-based content, GPRS and WAP providers. Geneva’s convergent billing and rating product, Geneva 4.0, will be integrated into 360si. Geneva also recently became a ...More
    September 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 is using the tool, which has the working project name of Golden Eye. The carrier uses ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News