03 February 2000
With its new "Data Warehouse" Comfone it improves the information level of customers enormously. Logging in on their internet browser, customers can view their TAP file exchange which is updated several times an hour. The first release of "Data Warehouse" enhances file status and financial information and is the most advanced solution worldwide.
Swiss ClearLine supplies the TAP Testing Toolkit (TTT) for TAP (Transferred Account Procedure) files to the GSM Association which, in turn, distributes it to all GSM operators. This standardised solution simplifies the testing of billing data exchanged between different operators. The experience and expertise in cellular billing ideally positioned Swiss ClearLine to handle this crucial task in the implementation of TAP3 (latest version of the GSM standard) in the current year. The TTT is currently undergoing user-testing and will probably be distributed in April.
SICAP® offers modules for different needs like prepaid services, prepaid roaming, various reload possibilities, I-Commerce and all sorts of Solutions for Innovative Communications APplications. Its open architecture and modular system meet the prepaid and post-paid demands of mobile operators today and in the future. Based on the SICAP® prepaid roaming module Swisscom developed its GSM CARD easyRoam with additional value added-services.
GSM CARD easyRoam has seen remarkable success since its commercial launch in April 1999. It is available from distributors and now also over Internet.
In Cannes 2000, Ernest Cavin, Head of International Service Providing Swisscom mobile, presents four new value-added services:
Short message service: To send and receive Short Messages is now also possible for GSM CARD easyRoam-Holders
InfoService: Round-the-clock information via Short message Service (SMS) for prepaid roaming customers to over 100 countries.
E-Mails: To send an e-mail from a handy with a GSM CARD easyRoam is easy, quick and reliable
easyGambling enables easyRoam customers around the world to participate in lotteries and bets, not concerning time or place.
Berne/Cannes, 3 February 2000