Brian Hedstrom"Infonas has deployed the Cataworx Pre-Sales Platform to automate its sales activities. The Cataworx platform provides Infonas’ customers and wholesale partners with a secure, self-service platform for searching Infonas’ on-net service catalog, reviewing service details, availability and receiving instant online quotes. Cataworx pre-sales automation platform offers a bot-driven collaboration environment based on natural language and artificial intelligence where Infonas’ sales teams can interact with customers and wholesale partners using state-of-the-art private chat rooms, said the company.
MEF18’s Award-Winning Proof of Concept Demonstrations Accelerate Transition to Assured Services Across Automated NetworksBrian Hedstrom"MEF is pleased to recognize 20 service and technology companies as Proof of Concept (PoC) Award winners at the MEF18 event held this week in Los Angeles. More than 50 companies in 18 groups participated in MEF18 PoC demonstrations that showcased the ability to orchestrate dynamic and assured services across automated, virtualized, and interconnected networks in accordance with the MEF 3.0 framework. 2018 Proof of Concept Award Winners include the following... MEF18 Proof of Concept Silver Award MEF 3.0 LSO Federated Inter-carrier Data-on-demand Services Through [...]
Brian Hedstrom"Cataworx will demonstrate [at MEF18] LSO Sonata inter-carrier quoting solutions and LSO Cantata intent interfaces, enabling customers to rapidly discover and order services that span across multiple carrier networks... The PoC uses MEF LSO Cantata and Sonata inter-carrier interfaces for automation of bandwidth-on-demand product discovery, service eligibility verification, quote, order and blockchain-based settlement of services that are delivered across automated, virtualized and interconnected networks in accordance with the MEF LSO framework. In the PoC, customers state their intent via [...]
Brian Hedstrom"China Broadband, PCCW Global, Sparkle and Tata Communications are planning to demonstrate blockchain for the internet of things (IoT) and other new services. The four companies are working with Clear, the same specialist that earlier this year ran successful tests of blockchain with PCCW Global and Colt for wholesale voice settlement. The carriers are also working with Cataworx, a US company that operates in the wholesale connectivity market. They plan to demonstrate their proof of concept (PoC) at MEF18, this [...]