Broadband Communities Wires – Customer management and billing solutions provider GLDS is leveraging the Calix AXOS common service model and standards-based interfaces to achieve a revolutionary “integrate once, deploy often” business transformation. AXOS, the only true SDA, removes the shackles of recurring OSS/BSS integration costs by allowing service providers to integrate AXOS without the burden of massive custom IT and development costs. Once tested and integrated using the Calix AXOS set of open APIs and common service data models, Calix customers will be able to rapidly adopt new AXOS systems supporting any PON and any PHY, well ahead of their competition. More
Adam McDonald, Belleville News Democrat – The Highland City Council on Monday approved a new landline phone service agreement between Highland Communication Services (HCS) and Momentum Telecom.
The new agreement will begin in May 2017, at which time the city will end its current partnership with Big River Communication Services for phone services. More
Laura Freeman, Hudson Hub-Times – Hudson — The speed of implementation is almost as fast as the speed of fiber as team members reported the progress of the city’s newest utility, Velocity Broadband.
“Hudson has the attention of Northeast Ohio,” said City Manager Jane Howington. “We’ve made a name for ourselves [implementing broadband] and a lot of communities are watching us, including Dublin.” More
Laura Freeman, Hudson Hub-Times – Velocity Broadband, the city’s Internet utility, is moving faster than expected, and city officials asked for Council to approve two resolutions Oct. 6 to meet the increasing demand.
“It’s moving faster than we thought,” said City Manager Jane Howington. “Demand has been much greater than we thought.”
Council members unanimously approved a resolution for a contract with Great Lakes Data Systems for the purchase and implementation of broadband management software More
By BTR Staff – Back office vendor GLDS says it has converted five new operators to its WinCable subscriber management and billing system in the last six months, including Digicel Group in Nevis, Monserrat, Anguilla, and Dominica; Gwaii Communications in Masset, BC, Canada; Bestview from Atlanta; Afcom in Sierra Leone; and an unnamed Caribbean operator. More
Alianza has integrated its Cloud Voice Platform with GLDS’ WinCable. The combined solution is designed to provide a voice service delivery solution and back-office functions, including account creation, number activation, billing, and customer care.