Rodopi Announces Automated Provisioning and Billing for MetaSwitch
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 17, 2006 – Spring 2006 VON: Rodopi Software Inc., an industry leader in new generation operations systems and software (NGOSS) and back office automation software for IP service providers, today announced automated provisioning for the MetaSwitch Class 4/5 Softswitch to complement the billing integration announced last year.
The support announced today for MetaSwitch pre-integrates Rodopi’s web-based billing and provisioning technology into MetaSwitch’s multimedia enhanced telephony architecture (META). Service provider customers of both companies now gain access to a turn-key platform that helps them reduce the time, cost and effort required to deploy voice, video and data solutions; provision thousands of customers for different services; and bill each customer for the voice, video and data solutions they subscribe to.
Integration for these industry leading offerings is available as part of Rodopi OSS version 5.5, which was also announced at Spring 2006 VON. For additional details on version 5.5, please see release entitled “New Rodopi OSS Enables Service Providers to Implement Turn-key Billing, Provisioning, and Customer Care for VoIP and Other IP Services". For additional details on MetaSwitch’s Multimedia Enhanced Telephony Architecture, please visit http://www.metaswitch.com/news/IMSmigrationwp.htm.
“Working with Rodopi gets our services to the market faster and more efficiently, and we can’t overstate the value of being able to provide automated self-provisioning services to our customers,” said Mohammad Khan, President & COO of VoIP Corporation. “The integration of MetaSwitch’s and Rodopi’s offerings combines everything we need to address our customer’s needs, and it also helps us lower our overhead costs in the process.”
VoIP Corporation is a global leader in providing IP Telephony services to residential, small business, and a vast array of industries.
MetaSwitch is a leading vendor of next generation carrier switching and applications solutions. Its widely deployed call agent, media/signaling gateway and application server platform supports a full range of legacy Class 4/5 capabilities and hosted unified communications services, and scales from a few hundred, to millions of subscribers in both integrated and distributed configurations. Customers include incumbent and competitive local exchange carriers, as well as operators of broadband wireless, cable and fiber networks.
Rodopi’s partnership with MetaSwitch strengthens service providers’ ability to delivery voice, video, and data services, while also increasing customer satisfaction, by enabling customers to self manage their services and access their account information via the web.
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