• Financial Watch : Industry Cynical Over Partnerships
    It’s a well known fact that sheer numbers of strategic alliances, partnerships and relationships are announced day after day. “I am always amazed when I see companies with 50 to 60 strategic partners,” says Doug Ashton, senior VP for equity research at Jefferies and Co. ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • APEX, MOTOROLA AND VSYS PARTNER
    APEX Voice Communications, a provider of open-architecture computer telephony systems, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Motorola and Vsys, a provider of packet telephony software switching, to supply enhanced services and billing systems for their ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • SOLECT, IONA PARTNER
    Solect Technology Group, a developer of IP billing and customer care software, and IONA Technologies, a developer of e-business applications, recently announced a formal OEM agreement. Solect has been conducting extensive testing with IONA’s Orbix as the foundation for ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • APTIS AND INTERMEDIA EXTEND WORK
    Aptis Inc. and Intermedia Communications Inc. have signed a series of contracts to extend existing license and product support agreements to an enterprise-wide agreement for convergent billing software, officials of both companies said. The companies will use Aptis’ ICP ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • CHECKFREE LAUNCHES GENESIS 2000
    CheckFree Corp. announced CheckFree Genesis 2000, an integrated electronic billing and payment engine. The product is designed to allow clients to offer their customers an electronic billing and payment service that integrates electronic bills, “pay-everyone” capabilities, ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • ACECOMM PARTNERS WITH SOUTHERN COMPANY
    ACE*COMM Corp. has recently executed agreements with Southern Linc, the integrated digital wireless communications service from Southern Company, an international energy company, to deliver and implement ACE*COMM’s data collection, mediation and analysis products. Under the ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • ALLTEL DEBUTS WEB-ENABLED SYSTEM
    Alltel Communications Inc., a provider of wireline and wireless communication, has introduced an electronic bill presentment and payment system designed for online customer service and billing via the Internet. The system features archiving capabilities and multiple account ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Tax Jurisdictions Challenge Billiers
    One of the least understood and most often neglected issues in billing and taxation is the assignment of accurate tax jurisdictions. For many businesses dealing with large geographic areas and multiple jurisdictions, assigning the correct tax jurisdiction is crucial to ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • PRINCETON ECOM CHOOSES SUN
    Princeton eCom Corp., a provider of electronic billing systems, has selected Sun Microsystems Inc. servers to run its bill presentment and payment services over the Internet. The Oracle database and Sun’s mid-range Web servers are configured in a redundant architecture that ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • APTIS RELEASES BILLING AND CUSTOMER CARE SUITE
    Aptis Inc. a subsidiary of Billing Concepts Corp., announced its release of Aptis ICP, a software suite for billing and customer care. The software is designed to meet the needs of integrated communications providers, especially the CLEC market and VoIP companies, and to be ...More
    January 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing