Telenor group today announced that a new, corss-border unified billing platform in three countries covering 60 million subscribers.
To be built and maintain by Huawei this new common solution for billing and charging will be deployed for three business units in Telenor Group, telenor Pakistan, DiGi (Malaysia) and DTAC (Thailand).
A Telenor official told that billing and charging solutions for all telenor subsidiaries were independent and outsourced by different vendors before this newly announced implementation.
Hild Tonne, Executive Vice President, Group Industrial Development, Telenor group further, “This innovation at the very core of a telecommunications company. It is a strategic requirement where business models are constantly changing. In the future, operators will need to find inventive ways of packaging the new data-based services in a way that consumers find attractive. Our ability to quickly adapt to changing customer needs and find ways to leverage on our cross-border companies and size deliver direct competitive advantage.”
Telenor Group, for implementation of this system signed a global frame agreement with Huawei. In some markets, the implementation phase will be conducted by a third party system integrator.