Billing


  • CONVERGYS WINS AIRTOUCH CONTRACT
    Convergys recently signed a contract with AirTouch Cellular for the Precedent 2000 billing and customer care system. The system performs real-time rating in a service bureau environment, and is capable of supporting 10 million subscribers, Convergys officials said. ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • Large Customer Billing and Beyond
    Large customer billing and management is not the conjured media image of families chit-chatting. It is not about 30-second prime time television spots, which play more to consumer and medium business markets, but it is the prime time for carriers who contend for the ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • PAGING DIMENSIONS INSTALLS NEW SYSTEM
    A paging provider in Orange, Calif., recently installed a billing product from In-Touch Management Systems Inc. over a single weekend, company officials said. Paging Dimensions, licensed for both 900 MHz and UHF frequencies, chose the company’s In-Touch II system to replace ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • DUTCH CARRIER TO USE SAVILLE
    Versa Tel Telecom B.V., a telco in Holland, will use Saville Systems’ Convergent Billing Platform (CBP) for Oracle and its Interconnect Billing Platform for its operations in the Benelux region. Meanwhile, Scottish Telecom also implemented CBP to provide convergent billing ...More
    June 1, 1999 Posted in News, 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