csg systems intl inc (CSGS) Key Developments
Eastlink Selects CSG International's CSG Ascendon to Further Strengthen the Consumer Viewing Experience
Mar 10 15
CSG International announced that Eastlink has chosen CSG Ascendon to further strengthen the consumer viewing experience. CSG Ascendon is a new platform designed to enable service providers like Eastlink to launch, scale and monetize new digital services such as movies, games, home security and over-the-top offerings with a seamless link to the customer’s existing services. Eastlink and CSG will introduce a new online storefront and digital services to customers across Canada this spring.
CSG Systems International Inc. Launches CSG Ascendon® Digital Services Platform
Mar 3 15
CSG Systems International Inc. introduced CSG Ascendon to enable current and future digital services providers (DSPs) to more easily transform their operations to capitalize on digital service opportunities. CSG Ascendon is a digital services platform that allows communications service providers (CSPs), content producers and retailers to launch, scale and monetize new digital services such as movies, music, games, home security and more. By overlaying existing BSS and other technology systems, CSG Ascendon enables providers to quickly launch new digital services without uprooting existing infrastructure. CSG Ascendon offers an overlay strategy that enables providers to quickly define, deliver, analyze and refine new digital content or service offers. The platform gives providers a better method to support always-connected consumer experiences across devices with the addition of cloud-based consumer profiles, preferences, digital entitlements, e-wallet and payment options. Ascendon leverages CSG’s extensive experience with SaaS to minimize initial costs and risk for providers as they evolve their approach to service presentation, ordering, delivery, payments and revenue settlement. Ascendon offers four solution configurations that unify CSG Content Direct® and the company’s BSS products into an integrated platform that supports various stages of digital service evolution: Evolved Customer build, manage and monetize new customer relationships for digital services across multiple devices and payment methods. Digital Commerce merchandize digital products and services with offer and order management. Network Commerce monetize network provider assets in new ways using charging, policy and network control. Business Transformation enable DSPs to deliver traditional services while rapidly introducing new digital services.
PT Hutchison 3 Indonesi Expands Use of CSG International's Singleview to Support the Projected Uptake in H3I Subscribers
Feb 26 15
CSG International announced that PT Hutchison 3 Indonesia will expand its use of CSG Singleview to support the projected uptake in H3I subscribers in the high-growth Indonesian market. CSG will support H3I’s aggressive subscriber growth through an upgrade of its CSG Singleview convergent billing platform. The solution will operate on cost-effective blade technology to further optimize its total cost of ownership.
Chorus Selects CSG Singleview to Support its Wholesale Operations
Feb 25 15
CSG International announced that Chorus has selected CSG Singleview to support its wholesale operations. Chorus delivers ultra-fast broadband to more than 830,000 homes and businesses across New Zealand through its wholesale channels. Chorus previously used CSG Singleview to support its wholesale operations while part of Telecom New Zealand.
CSG International Secures Multi-Year Managed Services Contract
Feb 12 15
CSG International announced that one of Chile's leading telecom service providers has awarded CSG a multi-year managed services contract for the operation and management of its wholesale and roaming systems. The service provider is a long-time CSG client, leveraging multiple components of CSG's award-winning Wholesale Business Management Solution, including Interconnect, Roaming and Intermediate. Previously, the provider operated the systems using internal and third-party consulting services. CSG now operates the systems in a dedicated managed services model, providing stability for wholesale business functions. Under the Managed Services agreement, CSG will manage the day-to-day functions including 24x7 operational support that follows CSG's Managed Services Operating Model, aligned with industry standards such as eTOM and ITIL.