With Alepo’s complete, carrier-grade solutions for policy control, real-time charging and billing, roaming and interconnect billing, subscriber data management, and CRM, Green Com S.A. has launched new 3G voice and data services in Equatorial Guinea.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016, Austin, TX, USA; Malabo, Equatorial Guinea– Alepo (www.alepo.com) – an award-winning global provider of core network and IT software solutions for communications service providers, announced today that Green Com S.A. – a mobile network operator, doing business under the brand name Muni in Equatorial Guinea – has launched 3G services powered by Alepo’s complete BSS transformation solution for voice, data, and roaming. The successful completion of the BSS transformation project has enabled Green Com to modernize the customer experience and to gain a competitive edge with advanced mobile offers and bundles.
Green Com leadership cited the need to evolve the existing network and IT infrastructure in order to streamline business processes and operations. The project resulted in a more agile and convergent network environment that enables Green Com to launch innovative mobile offers and service bundles faster than ever. With Alepo’s policy and charging control (PCC) framework, Green Com S.A. today can launch popular mobile data offers and promotions, such as app-based bundles, turbo or on-demand bandwidth, family plans and shared wallets, location-based offers, and much more.
Oumar Bonkoungou, CEO, Green Com
Alepo’s PCC solution enables real-time data usage alerts and the ability to require SMS authorization from a subscriber before mobile data overage services are charged. With Alepo’s solution subscribers enjoy full control over their data usage leading to a more transparent and positive customer experience. In addition, this allows Green Com S.A. to deliver hyper-contextual, in-the-moment promotional offers and brand-boosting discounts.
“We understand the need for telcos to be focused on subscribers’ demands and come up with innovative services that resonates with their digital lifestyles,” said Charles Borome, CTO at Green Com S.A. He added, “With Alepo as our technology partner, we are now able to deliver unprecedented quality and value of services to our subscribers based on their needs and lifestyles in real time.”
Since the implementation of Alepo’s solution, Green Com S.A. has reported early signs of subscriber growth. The project was implemented within ten months with no customer disturbances and with no reported data errors. As part of the project, Alepo delivered a carrier-grade BSS software framework that combines advanced policy and charging control, DPI, CRM, and convergent billing on a unified cross-functional platform. Alepo SE made it possible for Green Com to bring together multiple communications services, including mobile voice, data, content, and VAS, as well as multiple access technologies in a single, truly convergent BSS environment. This led to reduced complexity and operational costs for Green Com.
“Green Com S.A. has shown tremendous leadership in the region through its efforts to modernize its legacy system, which will benefit its customers, employees, and stakeholders alike,” said Shivani Sardesai, Director for Africa region at Alepo. She added, “We’re proud to be Green Com’s preferred technology partner to turn this vision into reality.”
Alepo’s partnership with Green Com S.A. marks the company’s second deployment in Equatorial Guinea, following a successful deployment of policy, charging, and billing solutions for fixed and mobile data networks in the region. In the surrounding region, Alepo supports mobile operators and internet service providers in Ghana, Nigeria, and Niger.
About Green Com
Green Com S.A is an established mobile network operator in Equatorial Guinea, offering 2G mobile services. In August 2016 Green Com launched its 3G data services in Equatorial Guinea. The company is built on the principles of making quality products and providing innovative and reliable services. Green Com S.A.’s unique service has established its place in this industry. This allows the company to make a distinctive and substantial impact for its clients.
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Alepo was recently shortlisted for the 2016 AfricaCom Awards in the category of “Delivering Excellence in Customer Experience” for its Data Monetization Solution.
Monday, November 07, 2016, Austin, TX – Alepo (www.alepo.com) – a global provider of core network and IT software solutions for communications service providers – announced today that it has recently been shortlisted for the 2016 AfricaCom Awards in the category of “Delivering Excellence in Customer Experience” for its Data Monetization Solution. AfricaCom Awards celebrates and acknowledges leaders in digital technology, ICT, telecommunications and media across the African region.
The nomination comes shortly after the deployment of Alepo’s new, advanced Data Monetization Solution with multiple operators in Africa and the rest of the world. The “All Things Data” expert technology provider has announced several data monetization projects recently, including a multinational group agreement with one of the fastest-growing telecommunications companies in Africa, Africell.
With Alepo’s Data Monetization Solution, communications service providers can unlock the full revenue potential of their mobile broadband networks by creating highly-contextual data offers that cater to their subscribers’ digital lifestyles and real-time needs. Offers can be based on multiple parameters: QoS, apps and content, time, device type, data usage, and subscriber profile. Offers can also be based on network-centric parameters like congestion, access network, location, and fair use.
“We are incredibly excited that our Data Monetization Solution is being recognized for an award,” said Derrick Gross, Director of Business Development at Alepo. “The recognition is a testament to the hard work we’ve put into listening to our customers and developing a solution that can successfully meet the demands of operators to rapidly launch innovative plans, to monetize growing data consumption in Africa and the rest of the world.”
Meet Alepo at AfricaCom 2016
Alepo will be exhibiting at AfricaCom 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa during Nov 15-17, 2016. While at the event, meet our expert team, and learn how Alepo’s Data Monetization Solution makes it possible for mobile operators to harness their 3G and LTE data services in order to increase the ARPU and profitability of the networks. To schedule a meeting or live demonstration with Alepo at AfricaCom 2016, please complete the form at http://www.alepo.com/news-events/upcoming-events/.
Longstanding Alepo client, Spectranet recently announced an upgrade to the latest version of Alepo BSS to support its LTE subscriber growth and data monetization strategy in Nigeria.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, Austin, TX – Alepo (www.alepo.com) – an award-winning global provider of core network and IT software solutions for communications service providers – announced today that Alepo’s longstanding partner Spectranet has called on Alepo to upgrade its 4G management platform for LTE services. Spectranet will also upgrade to the latest version of Alepo’s BSS to support its Data Monetization strategy.
With the upgrade, Spectranet will be able to streamline business processes and operations. As part of the upgrade, Alepo will offer Spectranet its complete LTE and Data monetization solution alongwith certain customized features designed exclusively for the ISP. With the upgrade, Spectranet will enjoy a responsive mobile-friendly web self-care, enhanced product catalog, enhanced trouble ticketing, architectural enhancements and much more. The upgrade will enable Spectranet to quickly create and launch app-, content-, and location-based offers and services, and increase customer satisfaction. In short, Spectranet’s customers will enjoy a better experience.
“At Spectranet, we are committed towards improving broadband penetration, promoting information and computer technology operations, and increasing customer satisfaction,” said David Venn, CEO of Spectranet. “With Alepo, we found a partner with the experience and innovation necessary to support our business as we expand our operations and offerings.”
Alepo will support delivery of a wide range of services, including data services for home and the SME sector. The solution is built to support existing services while deploying the enhanced network with no service interruption.
“We’re proud to be supporting Spectranet as their business evolves and grows,” said Shivani Sardesai, Director of Sales for Africa region at Alepo. “We’re confident that our solution will give the desired momentum to Spectranet to turn its vision into reality,” she added.
With a population of approximately 170 million coupled with the fact that large enterprises and SMEs are springing up in Nigeria, there is a great potential for 4G LTE in the country. In order to help Nigeria catch up fast with the developed countries of the world in the area of LTE technology innovation and accelerate the implementation of Nigeria’s National Broadband Plan (NNBP), Alepo will continue to work very closely with Spectranet.
Visit Alepo at AfricaCom 2016 from November 15-17, 2016 at Cape Town, South Africa.To learn more or to request a live demonstration of Alepo’s solutions, please fill the form at http://www.alepo.com/news-events/upcoming-events/.
Spectranet was founded in 2009 with the aim of promoting Internet Services in Nigeria and has since become the leading 4G LTE Operator in Nigeria. Spectranet’s 4G broadband services were first made available in Lagos in 2011 and within one year became known as the fastest and the most reliable wireless network in Lagos, Nigeria. Spectranet aims not only to provide top-quality internet services, but also to be known for its Customer Experience, reliability, responsiveness and innovative products and services. Spectranet was recently recognized as the “Broadband Company of the Year 2016” at the Nigerian Telecom Awards.
For more information, please visit https://www.spectranet.com.ng/.