Sterlite Tech (Elitecore), a leading global IT player, today announced, that, Sterlite Tech is positioned in the Visionary quadrant of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Integrated Revenue and Customer Management for CSPs. (*)
The IRCM MQ by Gartner evaluated more than 19 vendors. These vendors are rated on solutions that provide billing, customer care, rating, charging, pricing, partner relationship management, policy management, mediation, self-service, analytics and other related functions.
Sterlite Tech (Elitecore), IRCM product and solutions are aimed at, software needs, managing the customer experience effectively and to monetize networks of CSPs offering 3G/LTE/Wi-Fi/NGN. These solutions are highly flexible and interoperable with third party ecosystems.
Sterlite Tech offers out-of the box service management platform, targeted at a wide variety of CSPs and Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).
Nikhil Jain, MD, Sterlite Tech – Elitecore says, “Gartner’s recognition is for our broad based product portfolio, which incorporates all IRCM components for CSPs. Elitecore through continuous research has developed solutions that are; network agnostic and support open standards. They enable operators to save on infrastructure cost and offers’ flexibility to scale quickly”.
Sterlite Tech (Elitecore’s) IRCM product portfolio is offered under various brands "Elitecore Billing and Revenue Management”, "Elitecore Wi-Fi Service Management Platform (SMP)" and "Elitecore CSM" (CSM stands for core session management).
Nikhil further adds “Our modular architecture helps CSPs seamlessly integrate with complex network architecture for new roll outs. Elitecore supports various industry accepted delivery models including Built-Operate-transfer (BOT), Managed services, Operations & Maintenance (O&M) and cloud-based hosted model”.
CSPs need to be agile with growing services offering and multiple plans. IRCM is a valuable tool for the CSP to innovate and differentiate. Elitecore has consistently performed well on these parameters and has moved from Niche to Visionary Quadrant.
Sterlite Technologies' Telecom Software Division - Elitecore, is a global IT product and service provider, offering pre-integrated BSS, Packet-Core and Carrier Wi-Fi solution. Elitecore's Revenue and Customer Management (RCM) Platform has been enabling operators to launch, monetize and personalize Next Generation Services.
In a recent success story it enabled a tier-1 operator to roll out its next generation LTE high speed data & voice services. The platform will enable the operator to roll out new business models like, VoLTE, enterprise LTE and LTE roaming, this is in addition to the innovation of single bucket for fixed broadband at home (WiMAX) & mobile LTE voice and data services bundled with device.
Elitecore's NFV ready & virtualized platform comprises of Integrated Policy and Charging, 3GPP AAA, Convergent Billing, Fulfillment, M-Self Care catering to Voice, Data and VAS services supporting multiple networks i.e. LTE, Wi-Fi & WiMAX.
Elitecore's product roadmap alignment with operators' business vision and proven experience in Convergent Billing and Integrated Policy and Charging supports their growth strategy and helped multiple operators to migrate from our legacy billing and operational support. The platform offers high agility for faster time-to-market and feature rich functionalities.
Nikhil Jain, Elitecore's CEO, says: "Our RCM platform delivers the scalability and innovation to monetize network investments quickly and enhance their business performance through increased operational efficiency, agility and faster time-to-market."
Elitecore's LTE RCM is a modular and feature ready platform that offers operators the speed and flexibility to roll out, new monetization and personalization use cases needed to innovate in next generation data services. Moreover the platform significantly contributes to Capex and AMC cost reduction.
Sterlite Technologies' Telecom Software Division Elitecore announces the version release of its NetVertex PCRF v6.6. The platform empowers CSPs with service agility, faster monetization and optimization, a key enabler for the operators to enhance customer experience.
Dhaval Vora, Elitecore's VP - Product Management, Sterlite Technologies, says: "The latest release enables CSPs with innovative use cases such as group plan support, quota sharing, global emergency plan, dynamic QoS, and VoLTE. With the highly scalable platform, our customers can now support 20% more sessions in the same hardware capacity, thereby reducing TCO."
The new Policy Designer featured is a state of the art tool to manage subscriber, subscription & package configuration at 50% reduced time from previous version, simplified configuration of policy form with convenient drop down menus and responsive GUI for easy configuration by even non-technical staff, comprehensively supporting the agile policy management promise.
The new release also includes an enhanced SPR with DDF functionality which enables the distribution of subscribers across multiple SPRs (Subscriber Profile Repository). The DDF functionality has been further improved to support upward scalability of the architecture and enables communication between PCRF & any SPR
Additional key features of NetVertex PCRF v6.6 include: