• ANDERSEN, EDOCS PARTNER
    Andersen Consulting says it will sell and recommend edocs Inc.'s electronic billing systems to clients. The EBPP systems are based on edocs' BillDirect. In similar developments, Net Perceptions and edocs will co-market a combined system that creates EBPP systems for ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • UPS CAPITAL LAUNCHES EBPP
    UPS Capital, a provider of EBPP systems, Princeton eCom and Bottomline Technologies have created a EBPP business-to-business system. ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • The Realities of Electronic Bill Payment and Presentment
    The “I” word is being used to sell to consumers, yet do residential customers believe it’s the best place to get customer care, or to receive and pay their bills? In an Insight Research Corp. survey released in early 2000, 1,022 consumers connected to the Internet at home ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • KABIRA, DALEEN DEBUT ADAPTER
    Kabira Technologies Inc., formerly Objectswitch, and Daleen Technologies Inc. recently debuted the Kabira BillPlex Adapter for eBusiness systems, a combination of Kabira’s BillPlex Adapter with Daleen's BillPlex customer management and billing system. The system is designed ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • BIRCH TELECOM SELECTS DSET
    Birch Telecom, a Midwest CLEC, will use DSET's ezLocal ordering gateway for UNE-P components and the ezSubscribe system for sales force productivity. ezLocal is designed to enable a CLEC to place orders with an incumbent carrier for all of its network elements--including ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • POINTONE CHOOSES AMDOCS
    PointOne Telecommunications, a provider of voice-over-packet communications, will deploy Amdocs' IAF Horizon Platform for its IP/ATM packet voice services. The system will enable PointOne to support its pre-paid voice service. The project will be executed by Amdoc’s Solect ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • CSG EXPANDS WORKFORCE SYSTEM
    CSG Systems recently expanded its automated workforce management system, called CSG TechNet CE. The system is optimized for wireless communications and the Windows CE operating system and is designed to provide an additional wireless option for the mobile communications ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • VOICESTREAM WILL USE OSI
    GSM operator, Voicestream Wireless Corp., recently licensed Objective Systems Integrator’s NetExpert VSM and FM Exel to automate service assurance for its networks. The system is based on OSI's unified management architecture. It's designed to automate the detection and ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Executive Profile: Tom Goldman, President and CEO, Apogee Networks
    Apogee Networks, Inc., of Rochelle Park, N.J., was launched in February 1997 by Pablo Tapia. Apogee provides usage based and IP-content billing for network service providers, enterprises and application service providers (ASPs). Apogee's President and CEO, Tom Goldman, ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Billing Q&A with Jim O'Neill
    Q—I understand that direct debit of a bank account for a telecommunications payment is used in many other countries. Can you explain how that works? A—Direct debit is very common in other parts of the world. Until recently, direct debit had been fairly rare here in the ...More
    June 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing