Communications service providers will need to prepare their networks, systems, operations and organisation to ensure a successful vNGN transformation.
As CSPs continue to adopt multiple communications protocols in their converged telecom networks, all-in-one optical network field testers are required to support technicians that install and maintain mobile-access, fixed-access, metro and core transmission telecoms networks. Anritsu has announced the launch of its MT1000A Network Master Pro transport tester to meet those needs and give the user the capability to test the network with ethernet and SDH/SONET client signals.
MetraTech which provides metadata-based billing, commerce and settlement solutions that are applicable to multiple business models and industries is to be sold to Ericsson.
Bango has launched one-click direct operator billing (DOB) for Samsung Galaxy Apps with Etisalat. Etisalat subscribers using Samsung Galaxy Apps, Samsung’s own app store, will enjoy frictionless payment for apps and in-app purchases, paying on their phone bill without the need to register personal details, the company says.
Bharti Airtel Ltd, which provides telecom services in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, on Monday announced that it has crossed the 300 million customer mark across operations. The milestone includes customers across mobile, fixed line, digital subscriber line (DSL), and direct-to-home (DTH) services.
Cellcom Israel, the country's largest cellular operator, has selected Amdocs to replace disparate CRM systems with software from Amdocs' latest CES 9.1 portfolio, consolidating CRM operations across wireless, wireline, internet and international-calling lines of business.
Market research firm Infonetics Research has released data from its 2014 Telecom and Datacom Network Equipment and Software report that projects US$1 trillion will be spent by service providers and enterprises.
WALTHAM, MA — July 23, 2014 — NetCracker Technology announced today that Sprint has agreed to a multi-year agreement that will expand its use of NetCracker’s OSS solutions to support its Sprint Spark™ enhanced LTE rollout. Sprint Spark uses next-gen wireless technology to deliver a whole new level of mobile Internet experience.
Venezuelan mobile operator, Digitel, is to have a single billing system to cover voice and data services, all customer groups and all payment methods. The CSP has chosen the Orga Systems GOLD Convergent Charging and Billing products to enable it to increase revenues through new services and models. The vendor says the deployment will reduce total cost of ownership through delivering operational efficiencies.
Global broadcast control and monitoring systems provider, L-S-B Broadcast Technologies, has entered into a partnership with Dimetis, a software supplier providing operations support systems (OSS). The new partnership of two Germany-based companies aims to gives broadcast customers globally best-of-breed management tools for video production and live video transport.
Reston, VA, USA - Cell C, a mobile operator in South Africa, has selected the TNS Nextgen portfolio of financial clearing and settlement services, including IOTRONTM Inter-Operator Tariff (IOT) discount management, to address its roaming needs.