CSG Selected to Support Inmarsat Global Xpress® Offering
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(Business Wire)--
Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, and CSG International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS), a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, have joined forces to support the new Inmarsat Global Xpress service.
Global Xpress is the world's first globally available Ka-band, high-speed, broadband satellite network for mobile and fixed consumers. It is designed to enable seamless global coverage from a single operator and to support consistently higher performance (up to 50Mbps) delivered with the market-leading network reliability for which Inmarsat (News - Alert) is known.
"Global Xpress is a game-changer," said Leo Mondale, Managing Director, Growth Management and Support at Inmarsat. "It offers airborne as well as land-based and maritime connectivity across a secure, global, high-speed broadband network. Our commercial success requires robust revenue management and billing solutions that enable us to take the complexity out of global high-speed connectivity and allow us t support the growing needs of our partners and customers."
CSG will help deliver those robust solutions with CSG Singleview, CSG's next-generation convergent billing platform, and CSG Intermediate, one of the most trusted offline and online network mediation platforms in the world.
"Our holistic billing and mediation solution will allow Inmarsat Global Xpress to evolve, adapt, and adjust to changing market needs while staying far ahead of the competition," said George Fraser, vice president of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa at CSG.
The CSG solution will create sophisticated models to manage wholesale channel and reseller billing partners; it will also deliver the next-generation solutions necessary to meet the complex retail billing needs of direct subscribers. Pre-paid, post-paid, and hybrid billing will be supported across all Global Xpress applications and content services.
Headquartered in London, Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) has offices in more than 40 locations worldwide, including regional offices, operations centres, sales offices, installation and maintenance centres, and satellite ground stations. It employs about 1,500 staff and has a presence in ports and centres of commerce on every continent. As the industry leader and pioneer of mobile satellite communications, Inmarsat has been powering global connectivity for more than three decades. The company offers an unrivalled portfolio of global satcom solutions and value-added services for use on land, at sea and in the air.
About CSG International
CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS) is a market-leading business support solutions and services company serving the majority of the top 100 global communications service providers, including leaders in fixed, mobile, and next-generation networks such as AT&T, Comcast, DISH, France Telecom, Orange, Reliance, SingTel Optus (News - Alert), Telecom New Zealand, Telefonica, Time Warner Cable, T-Mobile, Verizon, Vivo, and Vodafone. With more than 30 years of experience and expertise in voice, video, data, and content services, CSG International offers a broad portfolio of licensed and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS (News - Alert))-based products and solutions that help clients compete more effectively, improve business operations and deliver a more impactful customer experience across a variety of touch points. For more information, visit our website at www.csgi.com.