GLDS, Ignite Team on Subscriber Management, Payment Processing @B/OSS World

July 29, 2013 by Craig Galbraith | Great Lakes Data Systems has completed integration between its BroadHub subscriber management and billing system, and Ignite Payments – a subsidiary of First Data – a credit-card processing platform using the GGe4 (First Data’s premiere processing gateway). The companies say the combined solution will offer additional cost-effective credit-card processing options to hundreds of GLDS customers nationwide.With the new billing system integration, GLDS says it will help operators further minimize credit card processing expenses and ensure greater customer satisfaction.

“As one of the largest payment processors in the nation, Ignite Payments represents a number of associations and buying groups as a preferred vendor. NCTC has fully explored and tested our ability to deliver on our promises,” said Ignite Payments’ agent Jerry Smith. “Our desire to streamline payment processing for member companies in order to maximize efficiency and ultimately improve profitability creates a synergy between the three organizations, which transforms into a win-win-win for all stakeholders. We are very excited for the opportunity to demonstrate our gratitude through the superb service and savings for members which have made us a recognized leader in our industry.”

Solutions from GLDS include both standalone and cloud-based billing, subscriber management, field management and provisioning software. Ignite Payments offers SMBs merchant accounts that enable them to accept nearly every type of payment solution to give their business the tools it needs to succeed.

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