• 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
  • 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
  • SIGMA RELEASES SERVICEBROKER 5.0
    Sigma Systems Group, a provider of customer care, billing, and provisioning systems, has released ServiceBroker 5.0. ServiceBroker is a service provisioning and activation system designed for voice, data, Internet and broadband cable services. The workflow engine delivers ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Left in the Dust: Revenue Assurance for ISPs Your get-the-customer-at-any-cost drive to push up subscriber numbers may prove too big a risk if you let back-office functions suffer.
    Revenue assurance practices that may have worked for plain-vanilla subscriber bases won’t cut it in the changing ISP world. Historically, pushing revenue assurance to the back burner has been common practice. Today, however, ISPs stand to lose more than did their telecom ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • EBILLIT, PRODIGY TEAM
    Integretel Inc.’s Internet subsidiary, eBillit, and ISP Prodigy Communications Corp. plan to let Prodigy Biz customers pay for Internet services through their local phone bill. By leveraging eBillit’s LEC billing infrastructure, Prodigy plans to gain access to the local ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • AMS BUILDS WAP INTERFACE FOR INADVANCE
    American Management Systems recently introduced a WAP user interface for INAdvance, its latest prepaid customer care and management system. The INAdvance WAP Self Care interface is designed to let prepaid customers review call charges, reload balances, transfer balances to ...More
    September 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • A Catalyst for Mobile CommerceTMF Demonstrates Mobile Commerce Catalyst Project
    The TeleManagement Forum (TMF) recently demonstrated its mobile commerce Catalyst Project, with a demo in May at TeleManagement World in Nice, France, and another in June at Supercomm in Atlanta. TMF members Amdocs, EHPT, France Telecom and Motorola established this ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • THUMB CELLULAR CHOOSES H.O. SYSTEMS
    Thumb Cellular, of Pigeon, Mich., recently selected H.O. Systems’ CMIS and Speedbills.com as its billing, customer care and EBPP systems, respectively. Thumb plans to offer the combined functions to its client base in Michigan’s Huron, Tuscola and Sanilac counties. The new ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • DALEEN, CGI INTEGRATING DATA BILLING
    Daleen Technologies Inc. and Computer Generation Inc. plan to deliver an integrated customer management and billing system for the IP voice and data market. The companies plan to let service providers identify the kinds of multimedia applications their clients are using and ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • CLARITY, USHA PARTNER
    Clarity International and Usha Communications Technology have entered into a global joint sales and marketing agreement. Clarity will combine its management, provisioning and connectivity suites with Usha’s telecom and Internet-enabled systems for customer care and for ...More
    August 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing