TITLE

The Quad-Play Bill

AUTHOR(S)
Kuhl, Craig
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;1/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on billing issues concerning quad-play services available on mobile phones and wireless networks. According to industry analyst Gary Arlen, quad-play increases customer lifetime revenue but has technical and billing issues. Ed Hueck of Hargary Communications says that applicability of billing systems to all quad-play services becomes difficult because of pre-pay models and roaming.
ACCESSION #
23901741

 

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