NetCracker Technology has announced that Bright House Networks has completed the first phase of a large-scale, multi-phase BSS and customer experience transformation programme. This programme encompasses billing system consolidation and replacement, new CRM and e-commerce implementations, as well as a large managed services relationship.
Australian CSP Telstra has deployed MATRIXX Software’s Convergent Charging system to deliver real-time mobile data usage alerts to millions of Telstra customers.
A new report from Juniper Research has found that that more than 770 million biometric authentication applications will be downloaded per annum by 2019, up from just 6 million this year and dramatically reducing dependence on alphanumeric passwords in the mobile phone market.
NFV allows CSPs to increase efficiency and lower costs, but it requires a transformation in the way networks are run, writes Kate O’Flaherty
To accommodate evolving broadcast needs in today’s fast paced media environment, Telstra has launched Global Media Switch – a professional video delivery platform that allows broadcasters and content creators to schedule, manage and distribute video in real-time across the world.
Redknee has announced it is supporting Vodafone India to deliver the benefits of real-time charging to its pan-India active prepaid and postpaid data subscribers. Vodafone India is using the latest release of Redknee Unified Charging to boost its data subscribers’ adoption and enhance customer satisfaction.
To make the most of transforming from a physical to a virtual network architecture operators need to avoid numerous bear traps. Jeremy Cowan asks industry experts where CSPs may feel the worst pain.
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Telekom Srbija, which serves Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro, has selected Comverse to modernise its messaging platforms, enable IP Communication, and lay the foundation for monetising future rich communication services (RCS).
AsiaInfo has opened its new European Nearshore Delivery Center (NDC). The NDC – which will support AsiaInfo’s increasing presence in Europe as the company begins a major joint project with Telenor Hungary – will be co-located within Telenor Hungary’s Törökbálint HQ near Budapest.
They start around Thanksgiving and end amid New Year hangovers and resolutions. We're talking, of course, about the spate of executive predictions that have grown in recent years from a trickle to a torrent. To save you wading through them all, we sat Jeremy Cowan in a corner with a sandwich and told him to list some of the most significant predictions for VanillaPlus readers in the year ahead.
Self-optimising network Reverb Networks has announced a new self-optimising network partnership to serve mobile network customers in the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Turkmenistan, Armenia, and Belarus.