Policy and Charging Rules Function (PCRF)
With Alepo’s Policy and Charging Rules Function (PCRF), you can launch innovative services ahead of your competition and generate more revenue faster on fixed and mobile broadband networks.
Experience Policy 3.0
Policy 3.0 is an evolution of policy and charging control. It’s 100% about the customer experience.
Engage with Customers
Create highly contextual, personalized data plans and offers that resonate with your subscribers’ digital lifestyles—like bandwidth on demand, family shared data, location-based offers, international data roaming, pay-as-you-go, and so much more.
Put the Power of Policy in Your Subscribers’ Hands
Give subscribers control of their own data experiences with our award-winning My Mobile Buddy mobile app. With it, subscribers can–
- Buy prepaid & roaming data
- Gift data to friends & family
- Select their own bandwidth speeds
- Set child data allowances
- Manage usage and real-time alerts
Send Real-Time Usage Alerts & Instant Offers
Reach your subscribers in real-time with automatic SMS messages and emails to let them know – for example – that they’ve used 90% of their data or that there’s a new SnapChat promotion available or that they have exceeded your fair use policy.
Monetize Data Services
Advanced policy and charging control is the key to unlock new revenue streams over mobile broadband.
Break Away from One-Size-Fits-All Data Plans
Your customer base is diverse, and your data plans should be, too. With Alepo’s PCRF, you can endlessly segment customers with data-driven business insights and create targeted offers that maximize ARPU and customer happiness across all segments.
Be #1 in Prepaid Data and Pay-As-You-Go
Lead the prepaid data market with the most sophisticated and versatile prepaid data monetization platform available today. Alepo’s PCRF has everything you need to launch or expand your prepaid data business model.
Create Win-Win Partnerships with OTT Providers
Stand apart from your competition and win over customers with zero-rated and sponsored app promotions. Alepo’s PCRF makes it simple to create revenue-sharing agreements with over-the-top (OTT) providers and other partners.
Beat the Competition
Stay ahead of fast-moving mobile data trends and respond instantly to your competitors’ offers.
Slash Time to Market (TTM) from Days to Minutes
Define new policy packages in a matter of minutes with our rich library of pre-built policy templates and modern user interface.
- Drag and drop use cases into play
- Reorder use cases based on priority
- Visualize your rule logic and hierarchy
- Significantly reduce configuration time and error
Get New Policy Use Cases as they Emerge
Get the policy use cases you need today and tomorrow with Alepo’s PCRF. We constantly add innovative, in-demand use cases to our template library so that you can get new use cases as you need in order to stay ahead.
Unite Your Business and Technical Teams
Bring your business and technical teams together with a common language for policy and charging control. In the Alepo PCRF, rule configurations are mapped directly to the business use cases they enable, saving you time and effort in translation.
Interested in creating your own custom policy use cases? Download the PCRF Whitepaper >
Make Smart Decisions
Take advantage of real-time business insights and analytics to drive your decision making.
Discover Meaningful Subscriber Insights & Trends
Get info on your subscribers, networks, applications, and more with Alepo PCRF’s built-in reports and real-time analytics. Use this intelligence to optimize your resources, segment customers by usage patterns, and create targeted data offers that drive up revenue.
Related Resources – PCRF
Alepo won a 2016 Policy Award in the category of “Best Use of Policy on a Device” for its policy control companion mobile app. The policy control awards were presented by Informa and judged by a panel of leading policy control experts. The announcement was made during the 2016 Policy Control Conference in Berlin, Germany. Read the news release.
Africell selects Alepo for 3G and LTE data charging and policy control in a multinational agreement. Africell will employ Alepo’s Policy and Charging Rules Function (PCRF) solution for its 3G and planned LTE networks across Sierra Leone, Uganda, the Gambia, and the DRC. Read the news release.
Bitflux, the winner of a national 2.3GHz spectrum license in Nigeria, chose Alepo’s convergent charging, billing, policy control and CRM platform to introduce wholesale LTE data services in Nigeria. Read the news release.
Bitflux Communication Ltd., a greenfield operator, chose Alepo’s MVNE billing platform including an affiliate management solution to deliver wholesale LTE services to MNVOs and MNO clients in Nigeria. Read the full story to learn how Alepo’s robust and flexible PCRF helped Bitflux rapidly create innovative data plans and promotions, reducing time-to-market.
Green Com S.A., a Central African mobile operator, wanted to offer sophisticated data plans and value-added services to its 3G subscribers, but their legacy BSS system lacked the capabilities to support them. Read the full story to explore how Alepo helped Green Com deliver both, leading the operator to gain 26K new subscribers and reduce their churn rate by 7.5% within three months of project completion.
Alepo’s Advanced Data Monetization Solution for ISPs, including the PCRF as a key component, enables fixed-line operators to rapidly launch differentiated and customer-focused “Policy 2.0” data plans. Read the solution brief to learn the role of the PCRF, and how it combats increasing market competition, boosts ARPU, enhances customer experience, and optimizes network resources.
The soaring demand for mobile broadband does not guarantee soaring revenues. Operators are turning towards intelligent solutions, like the PCRF, to boost revenue through policy monetization, service differentiation, and customer empowerment. Read Alepo’s white paper to learn about the benefits and challenges of policy and charging integration, innovative use cases, various integration scenarios, and more.