• CHECKFREE: MARKET DIRECT 2.0
    CheckFree i-Solutions released Market Direct 2.0, a Web marketing application that can perform marketing and campaign management throughout the electronic billing and payment process. The system is designed to turn bills and statements into customer relationship management, ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • AVOLENT: BIZCAST
    Avolent (formerly Just in Time Solutions) unveiled a data-centric, business-to-business EBPP software system. The BizCast system is designed to deliver interactive electronic invoices among billers, biller service providers, banks and business customers. The system has the ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • GLOBALSTAR GETS NEW BILLING SYSTEM
    Globalstar de Brasil, Brazil’s provider of Globalstar satellite telephony, will use Logica’s billing system. Globalstar will use the system to activate and bill its wireless and wireline customers and to connect them globally via its satellite and gateway infrastructure. ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Motorola and Portal Establish IP Billing Competency Center
    In an attempt to further the development of billing for wireless IP, Portal Software and Motorola are each sinking money—to the tune of several million dollars a piece—and other resources into creating a “competency center” in the Chicago area. The area is not only home to ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Billing Q&A with Jim O'Neill
    Q—What is UMTS, and what are the challenges in UMTS for billing? A—Here is a summary of information from the UMTS Forum Web site (www.umts-forum.org) and other reports on the subject from the GSM Association and the Global Billing Association. Next- or third-generation ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • AMS INTRODUCES 360si
    AMS recently introduced AMS 360si, an end-to-end systems integration approach for the telco industry. The system encompasses business processes, business logic, and integration tools designed to deliver an integrated OSS platform that improves a firm's time to market for ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • PORTAL SOFTWARE, ALCATEL JOIN FORCES
    Portal Software Inc. and Alcatel are co-marketing an IP billing system. Alcatel will market, distribute, integrate and deploy customer care and billing solutions for IP and data telecommunications service providers based on Infranet, Portal’s IP billing system. The alliance ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Billing problems didn't help GST: ISPs say errors were rampant, customer service unresponsive
    GST Telecommunications Inc., with 6,000 miles of fiber optic backbone on the West Coast, Texas and Hawaii, couldn't find a buyer before it moved to Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The Vancouver, Wash.-based CLEC, which offers voice, data and Internet access over an ATM backbone, is ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • LIGHTBRIDGE, TELEPHIA DESIGN MARKETING SYSTEM
    Lightbridge Inc. and Telephia, a provider of wireless marketing intelligence, plan to give wireless carriers data for improving customer acquisition, retention and risk management. The point-of-sale system will be designed to let carriers and manufacturers tailor sales ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • AVOLENT USING ATG SERVER
    Avolent (formerly Just In Time Solutions) will use the Dynamo Personalization Server from Art Technology Group Inc. to create personalized Internet billing applications for its BillCast software platform. Avolent previously integrated the server with BillCast to provide ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing