• AVOLENT, E.PIPHANY PARTNER
    Avolent Inc. recently combined marketing efforts with E.piphany Inc., an Internet billing software provider, to provide Internet billing and CRM software systems. The companies plan to improve the value of customer interaction in industries such as telecommunications, ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • ADC, HARRIS FORM ALLIANCE
    ADC, a global supplier of network equipment, software and integration services for broadband, multi-service networks, announced an alliance with Harris Corp.'s Network Support Division (NSD). Under the terms of the alliance, Harris NSD will become an OEM and systems ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • CISCO TO BUY PIXSTREAM
    Cisco Systems is buying PixStream Inc. of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.PixStream develops hardware and software designed to distribute and manage digital video across various broadband networks. Under the terms of the sale, Cisco common stock worth approximately $369 million ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • NEWWAVE SELECTS MIND
    NewWave, a provider of integrated voice and data services over IP, will use MIND CTI’s iPhonEX for the billing of post-paid, credit and debit customers. Using the system, NewWave customers will have online access to real-time billing and account status information. NewWave ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Billing Q&A with Jim O'Neill
    Q & A With Jim O’Neill—October 2000 Column Q—Our company is a fairly new entrant to telecommunications and we don’t have much experience with interconnection. Can you shed any light on this subject? A—Well, given the ever shifting sands and rapid changes underway not only ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Uniform sourcing forces tax changes
    Two significant developments are creating opportunity for telecom tax software vendors at the state level. First, the federal Mobile Telecommunications Sourcing Act, passed this summer, bases taxation for wireless services on the place of primary use, or the single address ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • NOKIA TO SUPPLY GPRS SYSTEM
    Taiwanese mobile operator Chunghwa Telecom will use Nokia’s GPRS Core network system to provide mobile Internet access to more than 1 million subscribers, offering packet-switched data via its GSM network. Nokia will integrate its Connecting@care support services to ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • SBC AND E-PLUS TO USE AMDOCS’ HORIZON
    Amdocs will implement IAF Horizon, its billing, rating, customer care and service management system, for SBC Internet Services, Southwestern Bell’s business ISP. The system is designed to support Web hosting, virtual private networks and dedicated products for large and ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • HNC SIGNS FRAUD SERVICE CUSTOMER
    HNC Telecommunications Solutions signed the first customer for its ATACS Online fraud detection and management service. Canadian CLEC Axxent Inc. signed a multi-year service agreement designed to reduce its exposure to fraud. ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • ACE*COMM SIGNS $9 MILLION PACT
    Ace*Comm Corp. recently signed a $9.2 million contract with an unnamed European voice and data carrier. The agreement calls for Ace*Comm to deploy an operations management system to monitor and manage a network of more than 80 switches. Ace*Comm NetPlus Enterprise OSS will ...More
    October 1, 2000 Posted in News