• DALEEN, XACCT, PROLAN TEAM
    Daleen Technologies Inc., XACCT, and Prolan, a Brazilian systems integrator, are co-marketing an integrated system for billing and customer management for the Brazilian IP data market. The partnership's efforts are designed to let IP data providers accurately identify the ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • IPLAN CHOOSES TMNG
    iPlan Networks, new facilities-based competitive telecom provider in Argentina, has chosen The Management Network Group, Inc. (TMNG) to plan and execute entry into the South American market. TMNG and iPlan Networks will deploy a BSS/OSS infrastructure over a fiber optic and ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • STRATOS TO BUY DATACOM
    Stratos Global Corp., a provider of wireless IP, data, and voice systems, plans to acquire Datacom Inc., a Lafayette, La.-based CLEC, for $65 million. ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • PAYTRUST.COM, EDOCS PLAN E-BILLS PLATFORM
    Paytrust.com plans to combine its online billing service with edocs Inc.'s BillDirect Internet billing and customer management platform. Paytrust.com will allow for consumers receive, review, pay and organize all their bills online. BillDirect’s role will be to transform ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • Inter-Carrier Billing Faces Uncertain Future: Industry experts discuss trends in carrier access billing
    They're boasting about it on their Websites. "ICG Collects Again: US West and Pacific Bell Pay More than $20 Million in Reciprocal Comp." "US LEC Receives Payment of $11.2 million From BellSouth." "ESpire Wins $14.2 Million from BellSouth For Past Due Reciprocal Comp." US ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • METROCALL TO INSTALL PRIMAL BILLING SYSTEM
    Metrocall, a paging and wireless messaging company, will license Primal's Connect CCB, a Web-based, convergent IP and wireless system designed to manage customers, orders and billing over the Internet. Under the terms of the three-year agreement, Primal will supply the ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News, Billing
  • SEMA TO BUY LHS GROUP
    Sema Group will merge with LHS Group Inc., for $4.7 billion in fully diluted LHS stock. Sema shareholders will own 73 percent, while LHS shareholders will own 27 percent. LHS shareholders will receive 2.6 Sema shares for each LHS share, valued at $69.7. Officials from both ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • VALITY INTEGRITY DEBUTS E SEARCH
    Vality Technology’s INTEGRITY eSearch, a product indexing and high-speed matching engine, is designed to help consumers and businesses find products in Web catalogs. The system optimizes the indexing and matching process for content with formatting or structure, such as ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News
  • Eyes North
    Canadian companies play a key role in North American and global communications. Established and emerging Canadian vendors are finding markets in the United States and beyond, but are active in the changing Canadian communications market, too. A number of trends spell ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • XENOS RELEASES E-BUSINESS SYSTEM
    Xenos Group, a developer of software for online document, statement, and bill presentment, has enhanced its Documorph 2.1 system. The system includes an intuitive GUI that enables extraction of information from documents for self-service customer support, e-care, and ...More
    May 1, 2000 Posted in News