• CONVERGENT LICENSES OPENCON BILLING
    Convergent Networks, a provider of packet-based switching and signaling systems, has licensed OpenCon Systems’ (OCS) standards-based billing mediation platform (BMP). The agreement intends to let Convergent Networks provide carrier customers with an integrated voice and ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • DELOITTE, MCIWORLDCOM PARTNER
    Deloitte Consulting has recently completed the implementation of a $12.8 million SAP project in partnership with MCIWorldcom International. The project included both change management and process design. Deloitte used the SAP accounts receivable to interface nine legacy ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Executive Profile: Ike Elliot, Senior Vice President, Level 3
    Investors are going wild over IP. The thought of putting anything and everything over Internet protocol (IP) networks is shaking the industry and is forcing industry players to look at the future of telecommunications. Level 3 Communications announced in January that the ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • LGE TO USE BILLPLEX THROUGHOUT UK
    Texas-based Local Gateway Exchange will buy and implement Daleen’s BillPlex convergent customer management and billing system to be used throughout the United Kingdom. In addition, IP Communications, a Dallas-based provider of high-speed network and Internet access systems ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • VERAMARK GETS ORDER FROM KOSOVO
    Veramark Technologies Inc.’s billing and customer care system will be used by a GSM wireless telephone provider in Kosovo, Yugoslavia. The operator will use the VeraBill billing and customer care system in that war-torn part of Europe. The VeraBill model ordered will be ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Global Roaming Initiatives make Progress
    While customers have been able to roam within their home countries, and in some cases a few neighboring ones, the goal of making a wireless call from anywhere on the planet and having that call be reconciled and billed for accurately still eludes most carriers. A number of ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • SAVERA, 4T SOLUTIONS PARTNER
    Savera Systems Inc. and 4T Solutions have partnered under a financial and technical agreement. The partnership has dedicated resources to developing APIs to ensure that the Savera InterCarrier system and the 4T Solutions mediation device are compatible. ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • INTEGRITY TO INSTALL APTIS SOFTWARE
    Integrity Online, a Jackson, Miss.-based ISP, will install Aptis Inc.’s TotalBill 3.0 billing system. Integrity will use the billing system to streamline customer service and increase operational efficiencies. TotalBill 3.0 is designed for Internet and data service ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • CPNI rules in limbo: Carriers use own interpretation to comply with Section 222
    Although the FCC’s rules for customer proprietary network information (CPNI) are in limbo after being shot down Aug. 18 by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, carriers must still abide by rules outlined in Section 222 of the Telecom Act that protect customer privacy. ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in Articles
  • IBASIS, BELLE SYSTEMS TEAM
    iBasis Inc., a provider of international Internet telephony, and Belle Systems A/S, will create a platform for advanced, value-added VoIP services, including comprehensive pre- and post-paid services and unified messaging. As part of the agreement, iBasis will deploy Belle ...More
    March 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing