CSG International Executives Propose Dynamic, Profitable Business Models at AfricaCom 2013

Thursday, November 7, 2013 9:00 am EST

Dateline:

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.

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CSGS
"We continue to invest heavily in next-generation products and services to help our customers achieve higher margins and transform their businesses with more dynamic and competitive offerings."

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CSG International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS), a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, today announced its participation in AfricaCom 2013, in Cape Town, South Africa.

AfricaCom is Africa's largest annual communications congress and exhibition. The event covers the most strategic issues affecting companies in Africa’s digital market - services, efficiency, profitability, customer experience, partnerships, policy and more. CSG will be onsite to discuss these issues throughout the conference.

Who:

  George Fraser, vice president of Europe, the Middle East and Africa at CSG
 

Where:

AfricaCom 2013, stand number P98
 

When:

12 -14 November 2013
 

What:

CSG executives and regional experts offer insights into the ways telecom providers can succeed by:
  • Switching to flexible cloud- and license-based business models to support effective plug-and-play technologies and speed-to-profit engines
  • Building innovation frameworks to support service aggregation businesses that enable dynamic bundled services, support creative and flexible pricing structures, and integrate directly into peer-, competitor-, or business partner-owned IT systems
  • Optimizing wholesale revenues by attracting more traffic, routing traffic effectively, and identifying and mitigating carrier bypass fraud to improve quality of service and bottom-line performance
  • Improving the customer experience by offering flexible, easy-to-access tools that support real-time account, credit, and usage monitoring and management
  • Exploring next-generation delivery models that enable providers to benefit from the value of managed services, global reach and scale, and proven IT support and maintenance
  • Using state-of-the-art mediation tools designed to manage the explosive growth of device availability, the diversity of network applications, and the complexity of service offerings

“CSG has a longstanding commitment to provide the most effective and innovative solutions to its client base across Africa,” said George Fraser, vice president of Europe, the Middle East and Africa at CSG. “We continue to invest heavily in next-generation products and services to help our customers achieve higher margins and transform their businesses with more dynamic and competitive offerings.”

CSG will be onsite to review the current retail and wholesale telecommunications ecosystem. Company executives will address the evolving competitive landscape and the revenue and profitability challenges in Africa’s rapidly growing digital economy. They will present ways to optimize international traffic routing to reduce revenue drain from carrier bypass fraud, decrease operational costs, and increase quality of service. The company will also demonstrate how cloud-based managed services can enable carriers to meet the dual mandate of reducing costs while increasing innovation and bringing new products and services to market more quickly than the competition.

About CSG International

CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS) is a market-leading business support solutions and services company serving the majority of the top 100 global communications service providers, including leaders in fixed, mobile, and next-generation networks such as AT&T, Comcast, DISH, Orange, Reliance, SingTel Optus, Telecom New Zealand, Telefonica, Time Warner Cable, T-Mobile, Verizon, Vivo, and Vodafone. With more than 30 years of experience and expertise in voice, video, data, and content services, CSG International offers a broad portfolio of licensed and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based products and solutions that help clients compete more effectively, improve business operations and deliver a more impactful customer experience across a variety of touch points. For more information, visit our website at www.csgi.com.

Contact:

CSG International
KC Higgins
Public Relations
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kc.higgins@csgi.com
or
Liz Bauer
Investor Relations
303-804-4065
Liz.bauer@csgi.com
or
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Derek Harris
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derek@harriscomms.com