• New Edge Adds MPLS To BigFoot Network
    Wholesale broadband provider New Edge Networks is combining MPLS technology with its “BigFoot” network that enables broadband network access for businesses in the United States and Canada. The company’s agents, VARs, systems integrators and other partners will be able to ...More
    May 6, 2005 Posted in News
  • FCC Denies SBC Petition
    Federal regulators on Thursday denied a petition by SBC Communications Inc. that requested deregulation of Internet Protocol services. The FCC said the forbearance petition filed by the second-largest local phone company was vague and requested exemption from requirements ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • SBC, AT&T Look to Covad for Out-of-Region Broadband Reach
    Counting on an approved merger, SBC Communications Inc. and AT&T Corp. have agreed to use Covad Communications Group Inc. for extended broadband services. Such an announcement could strengthen SBC's argument before the U.S. government that it plans to compete for ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • Vibrant Solutions Announces Customer Win, System Enhancements
    Billing and OSS company Vibrant Solutions said this week at Billing World it has signed a large contract with a North American wireless carrier and released a new version of its ViewLogic 7 Series. Vibrant Solutions signed the deal with the help of Netezza, a provider of ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • CGI Introduces IPCentricITy
    CGI Group Inc. at Billing and OSS World conference in Philadelphia launched IPCentricITy, a way for communications providers to design and deliver “revenue-producing services using IP technology,” said Cindy Ryland-Glynn, CGI director of consulting services, in a statement. ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • Info Directions Releases Latest Version, Partners for Workforce Management
    Info Directions Inc. will launch a new module for plant inventory, enhance support for E911 and the master street address guide (MSAG), and implement new workforce management capabilities within the next release of its net-centric OSS platform, CostGuard.NET. CostGuard.NET ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • EUR Partners with CPqD
    EUR Systems has partnered with Brazilian telecom research and development firm CPqD Telecom and IT Solutions to offer CPqD’s product portfolio as part of its business process outsourcing services. CPqD products available via EUR include Workforce Management, Outside Plant, ...More
    May 5, 2005 Posted in News
  • Azure Offers Hosted Revenue Assurance
    Azure Solutions Ltd. announced a hosted revenue assurance product, Azure RA Bureau, at Billing and OSS World 2005. The solution is based on recent acquisition Connexn Technologies’ flagship product, Certo. “Our vision of revenue assurance extends beyond traditional point ...More
    May 5, 2005 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Billing Concepts, Webpay International Partner
    Billing Concepts Inc. said today it is entering into a joint venture with Europe’s Webpay International AG to offer the new payment and billing service, Click&Buy, for online digital content in the United States. The companies made the announcement at the 2005 Billing ...More
    May 4, 2005 Posted in News
  • Telution, Microsoft Integrate Technologies
    Telution Inc. said today at Billing & OSS World it has successfully integrated its COMX Order Management software with the Microsoft Customer Care Framework (CCF). The company says the combined solution will provide cable and telecommunications clients a more advanced ...More
    May 4, 2005 Posted in News