• Prepaid Voice Over IP
    When prepaid Internet calling cards hit the market several years ago, they didn’t have a broad appeal. Mostly due to their poor sound quality, prepaid VoIP cards were not viewed as serious challengers to cards issued by major long distance companies, but were specifically ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • LHS LAUNCHES BSCS ADVISE
    LHS in January debuted BSCS Advise, a decision support tool. The system lets telecoms use data extracted from LHS’ BSCS database to make decisions on up-selling, churn and campaign management. Operators can analyze usage patterns and trends to support customer profiling, ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • MAXBILL UPGRADES CRM FUNCTIONS
    MaxBill Ltd. recently released an enhanced version of MaxWeb, an online Internet gateway that can create an electronic interface in the MaxBill customer care and billing application. The system lets customers provision services online. New features include EBPP with secure ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Unisphere Delivers More Options for Cable
    Cable operators have already seen the broadband light and have been offering high-speed Internet service to more and more users. But just as traditional ISPs had to start offering services above and beyond the $19.95-a-month flat rate, multiple system operators (MSOs) are ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • TELET GETS NEW FRAUD SYSTEM
    Telet recently bought Lightbridge Tecnologia Ltd.’s FraudBuster and fraud consulting services. Telet, a digital B-band carrier in Porte Alegre in Brazil with coverage throughout Rio Grande do Sul, will use the system to combat technical and subscription fraud. FraudBuster ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • BUSINESSEDGE PREMIERS INTEGRATION LAB AT OSS 2000
    BusinessEdge Solutions Inc., a provider of operations support systems strategy, premiered its e-business and OSS integration lab, velOSSity.com, at the TeleStrategies OSS 2000 conference with its partners Cygent, MetaSolv, Daleen, DSET NightFire and Vitria Technology. ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • MEDIARING SELECTS BELLE
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    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • CONCENTRIC SELECTS CYGENT
    Concentric Network, a provider of e-business systems, recently selected Cygent’s e-business support system (eBSS) software for Web-enabled ordering of DSL and other service offerings. Under the agreement, eBSS software will be integrated with Concentric’s existing ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • WIRELESS SOLUTIONS BUYS PREPAID PROGRAM
    Wireless Solutions LLP, a telecom equipment reseller, will launch prepaid wireless services later next year in San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City using Telemac prepaid technology. The program will be initially offered under Wireless Solution’s resale agreements ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Convergence seen as Key in the new millenium
    Investors can expect continued strong growth in the customer care and billing (CC&B) systems market. Worldwide market projections show external spending in that area nearly doubling over the next four years: from about $14.8 billion in 1999 to an estimated $28 billion in ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing