Billing


  • VENEZUELAN PROVIDER LICENSES ALPHA SOFTWARE
    Consorcio ELCA, the Iridium provider in Venezuela, recently chose Alpha Software Consulting’s Wireless Business System’s client/server Web application for billing and customer care, company officials said. WBS provides convergent billing capabilities for wireless, wireline, ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • Convergys, Alltel Can't Make a Deal
    Legal battles such as the one between Alltel Communications and Convergys over Convergys’ billing service contract with 360 Communications could become more common as the industry sees more carrier-to-carrier acquisitions, telecommunications lawyers say. And the inability ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • Publisher's LetterTop Ten Wireless IP Events for 1999 and Implications for Billing Systems
    The wireless year in the United States, and to a degree the rest of the world, begins at the annual CTIA show. This year, as in the past, wireless data-or more to the point, wireless Internet access-took center stage. In general, the wireless industry is excited about ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • AMS SIGNS BILLING CONTRACT WITH TELECEL
    Telecel S.A. of Portugal recently hired American Management Systems (AMS) to upgrade its prepaid billing system. The work, which will take eight months, will enable Telecel to implement new pricing structures for new market segments, AMS officials said. The system will ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • In Race to Outsource Everyday Data Functions, Convergent Billing Systems Remain Untouched
    Megadeals for IT business process outsourcing promise carriers new economies and efficiencies, but their next-generation billing systems are staying in-house. Billions in IT outsourcing contracts have been negotiated by major carriers. One example impossible to ignore is ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • RCC LICENSES BILLING COMPANY TO REPLACE LEGACY SYSTEMS
    Rural Cellular Corp. recently signed new billing and customer care software licensing agreements with Billing Concepts Corp. and its CommSoft group. The phased conversion and implementation will replace two disparate billing systems at RCC’s Unicel-Maine and Atlantic ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • OSG, INTELLISOFT RENEW PACT WIRELESS NEWS
    OSG Billing Services renewed its contract as the preferred billing presentment vendor for IntelliSoft’s customers, the companies announced recently. IntelliSoft provides installation, customer support, training, consulting and product development, as well as billing and ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • SAUDI ISP HIRES TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS INC.
    Electronic Concepts, a new Internet service provider in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, has hired St. Louis-based Technology Applications Inc., for its billing and customer care services. Electronic Concepts will be one of the first ISPs operating in the newly opened Saudi Internet ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing
  • AT&T Wireless Case Highlights Practice of Rounding to the Minute
    AT&T Wireless, rebuffed by the U.S. Supreme Court in February, now faces a large civil suit from angry subscribers who say they were cheated by the wireless giant. Subscribers in five Western states are asking for tens of millions of dollars in damages after AT&T allegedly ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in Articles, Billing
  • DALEEN NAMES PREFERRED INTEGRATOR
    Daleen Technologies recently chose OSS developer Beechwood as the preferred integrator for its BillPlex billing and customer care software, company officials said. As it now stands, Beechwood is the prime integrator for OnSite Access’s adoption of the billing system in New ...More
    April 1, 1999 Posted in News, Billing