Billing


  • CCMI AND INFO DIRECTIONS IN MARKETING AGREEMENT
    Info Directions Inc. and the Center for Communications Management Inc. will co-market CCMI’s QTEL 9000 databases in the CostGuard billing, rating and customer care system. The package will be marketed to telecom resellers and emerging carriers, officials from the two ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • Is Justice Being Over-Served?
    As the keeper of valuable customer care and billing information, the telco industry has become a valuable “deputy” to law enforcement. But as law enforcement increases its demand for customer records, are telecommunications companies becoming overburdened with ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Revenue Assurance: What is the ROI?
    While collecting every dollar owed is desirable, many executives tolerate some revenue leakage. In fact, most companies do not consider revenue assurance a top priority, because the likely payback from greater emphasis on revenue assurance is perceived as not worth it, at ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Case Study: AT&T Builds a Data Warehouse
    For the past three years, AT&T has been using a stand-alone credit and risk management data warehouse of critical data for its consumer sector. Sandy Hall, division manager for Credit & Accounts Receivable Management, and Ron Parks, Credit & Accounts Receivable Management ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Inter Domain Settlements in Multi-Service IP Networks
    Settlements between Internet service providers (ISPs) have never moved beyond the “bill and keep” peering model that evolved from the early days of Internet privatization. Informally, this means ISPs agree to terminate each other’s traffic without charge. At first, the ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • CLEC HIRES CHA FOR BILLING
    New England Voice & Data will use several modules of CHA Systems’ Strategic Software for billing and service delivery. The modules automate data management in subscriber information, billing, collections, service orders, plant records, automated assignment, trouble ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • INTERNATIONAL CARRIERS SELECTS PORTAL SOFTWARE
    Rapid Link Telecommunications will use Portal Software’s Infranet IPT for billing and customer care requirements over its international long-distance IP and switched networks. Infranet is designed to help Rapid Link offer multiple services and give the company the ability ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • FCC Issues Truth-in-Billing Guidelines New rules bring headaches to billing system developers
    When the Federal Communications Commission adopted its truth-in-billing guidelines April 15, one commissioner likened it to the death of liberty. “Truth is a common word in the language of repressive governments,” Harold Furchtgott-Roth told his fellow commissioners. “Where ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • ASC WINS CARIBBEAN CONTRACT
    East Caribbean Cellular recently selected Alpha Software Consulting Inc.’s Wireless Billing System (AWBS) for deployment in ECC’s St. Maarten-based cellular telephone network. The carrier will use the Web-based technology for wireline, satellite, cable, Internet and paging ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • AUSTRALIAN BILLER ORDERS WORKOUT
    E-Bill Pty. Ltd. of Australia recently licensed the WorkOut Internet billing statement distribution system from @Work Technologies Inc. E-Bill will use the system to provide EBPP service to some of the largest telecommunications companies, utilities and financial service ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing