• GADLINE, MIND CTI PARTNER
    GADline and Mind recently signed an agreement to make available GADline's multiservices-over-cable network systems with Mind's convergent billing and customer care systems. The partnership combines GADline's VIVID1 (VoIP-over-CATV) or ANEXT (POTS/ISDN-over-CATV) headend, ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • ALYSIS DEVELOPS DATA CONVERSION SYSTEM
    Alysis Technologies filed a patent application for technology that is designed to extract data from computer systems, including legacy systems, for use in e-business applications. Instead of utilizing a monolithic parser, the Alysis approach is to generate a new parser ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • BELL ATLANTIC SIGNS ONELINK
    OneLink Communications Inc. will implement its TeleSmart Web business intelligence service for Bell Atlantic during 3Q 2000. OneLink typically performs customization and integration, including designing and branding of interfaces, defining data transmission protocols and ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • SCC LAUNCHES 911 ACCESS SYSTEM
    SCC Communications Corp. has launched SafetyNet, a turnkey technology system designed to offer wireless carriers and other non-traditional telecom service providers the ability to properly route and deliver 911 calls throughout the U.S. SafetyNet will process boundary ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • BILLING CONCEPTS TO BUY OSC
    Billing Concepts Corp. plans to buy privately held OSC, a Lubbock, Texas-based provider of inbound, directory assistance, interactive voice response and CRM services. Billing Concepts will acquire OSC through the issuance of 3.846 million shares of common stock, of which ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • ICT GROUP LAUNCHES HOSTEDTOUCH.COM
    ICT Group Inc., recently introduced HostedTouch.com, an integrated suite of customer relationship management (CRM) services available on an ASP basis to dot.coms, clicks-and-mortar companies, and ASPs. At the client’s site, HostedTouch.com provides cost-effective customer ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Financial Watch : Sema to Acquire LHS for $4.7 Billion
    The $4.7 billion merger between systems integrator Sema Group and mobile biller LHS Group, announced in mid-March, will give LHS shareholders 2.6 Sema shares for each LHS share. LHS will become part of Sema’s Global Telecommunications Strategic Business Unit, formed in ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Executive Profile: Stephen Thomas, CEO and Steven Edwards Chairman and CTO Geneva Technology Ltd.
    The primary business of Geneva Technologies, based in the UK, is to develop and deliver billing software. Currently, they have a customer base of 23 with a recent win from British Telecom’s ISP division. Geneva received $20 million in investment capital from Spectrum and ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • H.O. SYSTEMS, GIANTBEAR.COM TEAM
    H.O. Systems and GiantBear.com Inc. will co-develop a Web-to-wireless content exchange service and information management portal. The portal is designed to let subscribers personalize, manage and act on information across various computing devices. ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Preparation is Kkey for Effective Bill Reconciliation CLECs use different approach for same billing problem
    The person in charge of bill reconciliation at the CLEC is not in charge. She’s in the middle of converting from manual bill reconciliation to an automated system, and things aren’t working out as planned. She’s caught in a vortex of paper bills and overworked staff, ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing