Elitecore Technologies, a global provider of Integrated Policy, Charging, Billing and Revenue Management solutions, has won three orders from Cable MSOs (Multi-System Operators) for Pay TV and Broadband services; setting up a strong footprint in Asia Pacific Cable market.
As part of these deployments, Elitecore will offer a comprehensive, pre-integrated as well as modular stack of Convergent Billing and Subscriber Management, Centralized Product Catalog, PCRF, Online Charging, AAA, Captive Portal, Partner Settlement, Provisioning, Self-care Portals and IP Log Management system that will help these Cable MSOs to ramp up their digitization efforts and quickly capitalize on new revenue opportunities with digital TV and Broadband bundled services for around 5 million subscribers.
Asia-Pacific, owning over 55% percent of global Pay TV subscriptions is undergoing a rapid digital TV conversion. Due to mandatory digitization by regulatory bodies to bring full transparency across whole Cable TV ecosystem, MSOs are heavily investing to migrate their analog cable system to digital and maximize revenue opportunities through advanced offerings such as high definition TV, faster internet access, On-demand Music/Content/Video, Triple Play, etc. Elitecore’s high quality, robust solution provides MSOs the needed flexibility and scalability to clearly demonstrate their return on investment.
Says Dhaval Vora, VP, Product Management, Elitecore, “Elitecore Platform will enable the MSO to offer prepaid bundled plans for Pay TV and Data. The platform also enables offer subscription based charging creating new revenue generating opportunities for MSOs, thereby enabling them to offer service flexibility, achieve greater transparency and enhanced customer experience.”
Elitecore’s comprehensive solution offers an integrated product catalog, policy control and charging systems that will enable MSOs quickly roll-out range of customer-centric Ala-carte or Channel bouquet services, launch policy based plans such as zone wise bundled packages, FUP & Quota based plans, turbo boost, targeted promotional offers in real-time thus gaining competitive edge over DTH and IPTV players
Fully compliant with standard regulatory norms, Elitecore solution will effectively mange key information such as number of subscribers & services subscribed by them while fulfilling revenue sharing, settlement and auditing requirements of MSOs, their Resellers (LCOs/JVs) and Broadcasters/Content providers in order to prevent revenue leakage and achieve greater reliability across the whole ecosystem. The solution has extensive reporting and analytics module that will help MSOs to generate reports for regulatory purpose and innovative offer/package planning. The solution has a proven integration experience with multi-vendor ecosystem (Leading CAS vendors/Middleware/STB) that will give MSOs ease in interoperability, prevent vendor lock-in and reduce time to market. With an open, scalable modular architecture, MSOs will be able to quickly launch multiple business models which can be offered to Hotels, ISP and Telcos through a single, convergent platform.