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What Is Telecom Billing Management? How Real-Time Tracking and Other New Technologies Put an End to Shock Billing (and the Mastodon Vendor Era)

In the mastodon era of telecommunications (think: huge companies; slow, lumbering change), telecom billing and charging was a complex and error-prone process that frustrated both the phone companies and their customers. But times have changed – a lot, and for the better. So, let’s dive into the evolution of telecom billing software, and how it is liberating telcos and users alike from high prices and low choices.

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How to Launch an MVNO

How to Launch an MVNO (Fast)

This story builds on our recent MVNO article and digs deeper into the nuances of the MVNO launch stage. Like childbirth, the launch of an MVNO has a profound impact – this time on the future of the business. Following best practices and avoiding common mistakes can improve your chance of success.

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Routing Engine CPaaS Routing Cover

PortaOne Routing Engine: Your Secret CPaaS Call Routing Hack

Many CPaaS providers paint a rosy picture for their clients. Still, we know that the “one outgoing carrier” CPaaS model works best in developed markets, where prices for calling to the most popular destinations are roughly the same across regions and network types. Read this story to learn our solution for the many other situations that telcos are likely to come across.

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Advice to Developers of Add-on Mart Apps

Publishing Your Apps to PortaOne Add-on Mart: DOs and DON’Ts

“If only I knew” is sometimes the astonished reaction of entrepreneurs once they discover the nuances of the ecosystem they are building for (hello, Steve). This story explains what you need to know, do, and refrain from doing to reap the rewards of publishing your Add-on Mart apps.

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PortaOne Partners Add-on Mart Launch Fast

Add-on Mart Partners Guide: Launch ⚡️Fast and Safe

Learn how to launch your product via the PortaOne Add-on Mart – and do it fast, safe, and fun. You’ll find out what we are looking in prospective Add-on Mart partners, and how to capitalize on our excellent field expertise and friendly customer base.

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PortaOne 💕 Microsoft Teams PBX: A Love Letter to Redmond (and New PoCs for the Add-on Mart)

Microsoft might remind you of that super-ex with whom you may feel a kind of love-hate, but definitely not indifference. Right now, Redmond is scoring a big hit in office telephony with the add-ons for Microsoft Teams PBX – already drawing more daily active users than any competition. Microsoft has been taking a radically different approach with Teams since the very inception of the project. And that approach is now paying back hugely.

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