Chunghwa boosts customer experience with real-time charging and policy control
* Ericsson named as the sole supplier of online charging and policy control
solution for Taiwan's leading operator, Chunghwa Telecom
* Chunghwa will be able to create flexible, innovative and differentiated
service offerings for its existing and LTE customers
* Chunghwa's LTE consumers will benefit from real-time control of their
services and usage - regardless of their desired payment method
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (NYSE:CHT), has selected Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) as the
consulting and systems integrator of an online charging system (OCS) and policy
and charging rules function (PCRF).
The new BSS (business support systems) environment supported by Ericsson will
include a single integrated online charging and policy control solution that
serves existing and LTE prepaid and postpaid subscribers.
Ericsson's solution will allow Chunghwa to offer its existing and LTE customers
real-time control of their service usage, account balances and richer offerings
with the right QoS (quality of service) and enhanced user experience.
Lin Kuo-Feng, President of Chunghwa Telecom Mobile Business Group, says: "We
know from Chunghwa Telecom's long-standing cooperation with Ericsson that we
will get the best solution and support the market has to offer for this
Jan Signell, Head of Region North East Asia at Ericsson, says: "We're pleased
that Chunghwa Telecom trusts us to drive this BSS transformation and deliver an
integrated online charging and policy control solution. Consumers and
enterprises increasingly expect transparency, control and individualization of
their online experience. Delivering on this creates an invaluable competitive
advantage for Chunghwa in a rapidly evolving marketplace."
Worldwide, Ericsson delivers more than 1,500 consulting and systems integration
projects every year in multi-vendor and multi-technology environments, and is
the clear market leader in real-time charging with more than 280 charging and
billing customers worldwide.
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NOTES TO EDITORS
About Chunghwa Telecom
Chunghwa Telecom (TAIEX: 2412, NYSE: CHT) is Taiwan's leading telecom service
provider. The company provides fixed-line, mobile and internet and data services
to residential and business customers in Taiwan.
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