• Spinning Customer Data Into Gold
    A familiar fairy tale tells of a young girl forced by unkind fate to spin a vast pile of straw into gold, with dire consequences should she fail in her task. Today's communications and media companies face a similar situation. They're sitting on an immense stockpile of ...More
    May 28, 2009 Posted in Articles
  • cVidya Revenue Assurance Deployed in South Africa
    One of the largest wireless carriers in South Africa – MTN – has chosen cVidya with HP South Africa as system integrator to provide a full revenue assurance solution.This agreement follows a successful RFP evaluation and an extensive technical proof of concept. ...More
    April 29, 2009 Posted in News, Revenue Management
  • HP Enhances Mediation Software
    HP has announced enhancements in its mediation and real-time charging solutions that help telecom companies offer – and bill for – converged voice and data services. The enhancements are focused in HP Internet Usage Manager (IUM) 6.0 software that forms the core ...More
    April 14, 2009 Posted in News, Service Creation & Delivery
  • Allot, HP Deliver Policy Control Solution
    Allot Communications, a provider of IP service optimization and revenue generation solutions based on deep packet inspection (DPI), announced today that it has cooperated with HP to deliver an integrated solution for mobile operators to deploy intelligent Policy Control and ...More
    April 14, 2009 Posted in News
  • Break Out the Coconut Curry for HP’s Mobile OSS Deal
    Hewlett-Packard Co. is heading to the land of fragrant cuisine and ancient temples: Its newly reorganized telecom-focused division will deploy a next generation OSS platform in Thailand, for mobile operator DTAC.HP’s consulting services and back-office software will ...More
    March 26, 2009 Posted in News
  • Matching Apple’s App Store and Going One Better
    There was so much hoopla at Mobile World Congress this year in Barcelona about the app store concept that even those of us who stayed home still hear it ringing in our heads. And much like it was at Supercomm a few years back when every speech or spiel mentioned Vonage ...More
    March 17, 2009 By Tim McElligott Posted in Articles, Service Creation & Delivery
  • Mobile World Congress: Aircom, HP Deliver Joint Management Solution
    Aircom International and HP struck a partnership deal to offer fixed-line service providers with a network management solution that combines Aircom’s performance management tools with HP’s widely deployed OpenView network management system.The companies will ...More
    February 20, 2009 By Tim McElligott Posted in News
  • HP Aligns EDS Acquisition With New CMS Group
    HP has created a new business unit that better aligns its professional services and software assets for the communications, media and entertainment industries. The new Communications and Media Solutions group includes a tightly integrated EDS, which HP acquired last year ...More
    February 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Putting Services Behind the Service Delivery Platform
    While industry bodies and some vendors still are trying to determine exactly what a service delivery platform is, the market is moving forward — another example of a need that just won’t wait.The service delivery platform and integration services market grew by ...More
    January 7, 2009 By Tim McElligott Posted in Articles, Service Creation & Delivery
  • HP, Microsoft Team to Help VARs Increase Revenue
    HP (HPQ) and Microsoft (MSFT) this week announced they’re teaming up to help provide new revenue streams to value-added resellers. The VARs will benefit from a joint software-plus-services business model, the companies said."This initiative recognizes the strength of ...More
    December 12, 2008 Posted in News