Siemens Convergence Creators siriOSS® BCM is Tested and Ready to Run on Oracle Database
March 12, 2014 – Siemens Convergence Creators today announced that its siriOSS® BCM (Billing and Charging Mediation) version 6.0 has achieved Oracle Database Ready status through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), demonstrating that Siemens Convergence Creators has tested and supports siriOSS® BCM version 6.0 on Oracle Database.
Huge volumes of transaction and accounting data and highly complex communication networks make launching new services a time-consuming and complicated process. Nevertheless, telecom service providers must ensure smooth charging and billing of all services – correctly, completely, and reliably to facilitate the outstanding customer experience their service subscribers will expect.
siriOSS® BCM is Siemens Convergence Creators powerful charging data mediation between multi-vendor and multi-domain networks, and multiple business support systems, such as billing systems and data warehouses, for all kinds of services (voice, data, video). siriOSS® BCM integrates separate platforms for prepaid and postpaid subscribers into one single solution, thereby ensuring data integrity and consistency
In combination with a billing system, such as Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management, Siemens Convergence Creators siriOSS® BCM can provide a powerful out-of-the-box solution that covers billing and charging requirements of a telecom service provider.
To achieve the necessary “carrier-gradeness” for siriOSS® BCM, characterized by high-availability and high scalability, Siemens Convergence Creators decided to rely on the market-leading capabilities of Oracle Real Application Clusters . Siemens Convergence Creators is a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork.
Oracle Database Ready is part of the Oracle Exastack Ready program which allows partners, such as Siemens Convergence Creators, to be recognized by Oracle for developing, testing and tuning their applications on the latest component products of the Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, or Oracle SuperCluster engineered systems. Oracle Database offers Siemens Convergence Creators industry leading performance, reliability and scalability to power the most demanding applications. It also helps customers save money by lowering storage usage, reducing administration tasks, and enabling consolidation onto secure private database cloud environments.
“The Oracle Exastack Ready program enables partners to deploy their applications with a complete, integrated and cloud-ready infrastructure that will help them accelerate innovation, unlock new features and functionality, and deliver faster, more reliable solutions,” said Kevin O’Brien, Senior Director, ISV and SaaS Strategy, Oracle. “By achieving Oracle Database Ready status, Siemens Convergence Creators has established a foundation for their application to efficiently run on and leverage the latest features in Oracle Database, to deliver superior value to customers.”
About Siemens Convergence Creators
Siemens Convergence Creators GmbH, headquartered in Vienna, provides its customers with innovative products, turnkey solutions and services in the fields of communication networks, service and customer management, public safety and security, multimedia infotainment, as well as space technology.
Among the most important customers are the top players in their respective industrial sectors, i.e. telecommunications, media (TV, publishing houses), transport (cruise ships, railways, aircraft manufacturers, airlines and airports), space, public safety (action forces) and energy (wind power, oil and gas).
Siemens Convergence Creators’ presence in emerging and mature markets like Central and Eastern Europe, Germany, USA, India, and China together with its powerful network of partners provides a strong basis for activities all over the world.
For more information please visit us at http://www.siemens.at/convergence-creators
About the Oracle Exastack Program
The Oracle Exastack program helps enable Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and other members of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) to rapidly build and deliver faster, more reliable applications. Leveraging the Oracle Exastack program, qualifying OPN members have access to Oracle performance experts and dedicated labs for testing and tuning their applications on Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine and Oracle SuperCluster. Customers can be confident when selecting Oracle Exastack Optimized applications that they are supported, and have been tested and tuned with the goal to achieve optimal performance, scalability and reliability. Also part of the program, Oracle Exastack Ready is dedicated to helping ISVs run their solutions on the latest major release of Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine, Oracle SuperCluster and their component products, including Oracle Database, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Solaris, Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. These products provide partners with a lower cost and high performance infrastructure for database and application workloads across on-premise and cloud based environments. With an Oracle Exastack Optimized or Oracle Exastack Ready status achievement, partners will receive access to corresponding Oracle branding, logos and related benefits to effectively differentiate their offerings. To find out more, visit http://www.oracle.com/partners/goto/exastack
About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle’s partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle’s growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more, visit http://www.oracle.com/partners.