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Windstream asks to shut down VoiceEclipse VoIP Service, says it can't bill for the service anymore

Windstream has asked the FCC for permission to shut down its VoiceEclipse VoIP Service, signaling its move to sharpen its next-gen service sets.

CenturyLink to consolidate ordering, billing across its markets

CenturyLink is moving to consolidate its local service ordering and billing systems so it can streamline its process and systems across its markets for wholesale CLEC customers.

Frontier enacts two-part OSS, customer transition plan for Verizon wireline acquisition

Frontier told the FCC in a filing that it has devised a cutover strategy with Verizon for its purchase of the ILEC's wireline properties in California, Florida and Texas, one that it says will ensure there will be no service disruptions to its retail and wholesale customers.

SaskTel International serves up new SaaS OSS suite

SaskTel International (SI) has introduced a new suite of Operations Support Systems (OSS) software services via a new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model targeting the back office needs of its service provider customers.

Ericsson buys MetraTech, extends OSS reach into transport, utilities

Ericsson has added another element to its growing OSS/BSS empire by reaching a deal to acquire Boston-based MetraTech, a move that will extend its presence beyond the telecom industry into other emerging markets, including transport and utilities.

BlueOSS' new billing platform sets focus on wholesale cloud opportunities

LAS VEGAS-- BlueOSS, a provider of cloud-based billing and analytics tools, has introduced its Wholesaler Pricing and Support Program that will target the emerging wholesale cloud services segment.

Ericsson overhauls CenturyLink's business OSS/BSS, provides single service platform

CenturyLink is employing Ericsson's next-gen OSS/BSS platform in an effort to improve service delivery times and control for the services it delivers to its growing enterprise customer base.

Zayo launches online portal to ease service ordering process

Zayo is giving its customers another way to ease the service ordering process with the release of its Tranzact portal.

Windstream extends its WAN reporting tool across U.S. footprint

Windstream is now offering its Advanced Application Reporting product for enterprise business customers throughout its entire U.S. network footprint, giving enterprises near real-time visibility into their WAN traffic.

Frontier Communications extends security, backup services line through TRG partnership

Frontier Communications and TRG Customer Solutions, an outsourced contact center solutions provider, established a partnership to extend the telco's computer security and backup services to TRG customers.