Alcatel selects LHS's billing and customer care system.
Telecomms customer care and billing systems company LHS, and Alcatel (Paris: CGEP.PA; NYSE: ALA), a communications solutions provider, announced on Thursday (8 June) that they have extended their strategic partnership to offer a combined pre-post-paid convergent billing solution.
According to the companies, the new solution combines LHS's billing and customer care system, BSCS iX, and Alcatel's Payment Suite 4.4 with Alcatel's project management and integration skills to provide an end-to-end billing solution from customer management to network interaction. The convergent solution reportedly includes features such as real-time call control, full real-time convergent rating engine, and unified provisioning and customer care for prepaid and postpaid customers.
The joint solution reportedly provides a unified billing system that will allow operators to manage rating, billing and customer interaction from one central point, enabling them to reduce operating expenditures.
No financial details were disclosed.
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|Publication:||Worldwide Computer Products News|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Jun 9, 2006|
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