• INTEGRAL ACCESS RELEASES OMS
    Integral Access Inc. recently introduced its PurePacket Operations Management System (OMS). The system lets competitive carriers reduce lead time for entering new markets, accelerate service provisioning and activation, and create a portfolio of voice and data offerings. By ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Portal Targets the Cable Marketplace
    At this year’s Portal Users’ Conference in Cupertino, Calif., Portal held a press and analyst event at which it unveiled its plans for the cable industry. Late last year, Portal was playing up the wireless billing features of Infranet 6.0. This year, advanced cable services ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • OMNIPOINT LICENSES AM EXEL
    Omnipoint Communications has licensed Objectives Systems Integrators’ accounting management system, AM Exel. Ominpoint will use AM Exel to automate the collection and management of billing records for its No-Fee Prepay wireless calling plan. Using the system, Omnipoint can ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • TRISENSE LAUNCHES PAYSENSE
    TriSense Software Ltd. recently launched PaySense 3.0, a distributed architecture platform that now has modular toolsets for enhanced data extraction and bill layout capabilities. The platform also lays the groundwork for the introduction of a multi-model digital billing ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • SEPRO, HP
    Sepro and Hewlett-Packard Co. plan to co-develop a mobile e-commerce billing system for the mobile telecommunications industry. The system will integrate the HP Smart Internet Usage (SIU) platform with Sepro e-rate and will be implemented by HP Consulting. HP will resell ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • NEXTRA TO USE OPENET’S IP MEDIATION
    Swiss telco Nextra successfully implemented Openet Telecom’s Fusion Works, an IP billing mediation system. Nextra selected Fusion Works to support its landline telephone operations. ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • PARADIGM SELECTS LIGHTBRIDGE
    Lightbridge Inc. won a contract to streamline Paradigm Direct LLC’s customer acquisition process. Lightbridge call center representatives will perform credit analysis and account activation services via a Web browser using its Telesto Portal system. In other news, Corsair ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Web self-care: Changing the Face of Customer Relations
    Like never before, companies must be willing to put customers in the driver’s seat. The old rule “the customer is always right” has now become “the customer has the right of way.” Businesses are seeking to give customers the green light to manage their own accounts via the ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • ACE*COMM UPGRADES MEDIATION
    Ace*Comm recently released Version 3 of N*Vision, its convergent mediation platform. The release has functionality and performance enhancements, including SS7 mediation, IP device mediation, generation of softswich billing records, real-time rating and wholesale generation ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • BILLING CONCEPTS MAJORITY OWNER OF PRINCETON ECOM
    Billing Concepts Corp. became the majority shareholder of privately held Princeton eCom with the purchase of $33.5 million in that company’s stock. The purchase ups Billing Concepts’ ownership to approximately 51 percent from 24 percent. The investment includes $27 million ...More
    April 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing