Alcatel-Lucent has signed a three-year agreement with Accor Group S.A. to act as a preferred communications supplier of turnkey hospitality solutions. Accor is known for its customer service expertise in the hospitality industry, managing more than 4,100 properties worldwide.
The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), lead investor in the Main One Cable Company, joined Main One to mark the global operational launch of the Main One submarine fibre optic cable system project.
Insurance companies are competing for customers on new, more direct platforms - like the Internet and contact centres.
Intec, providers of Business Support System (BSS) solutions, has announced the availability of Version 5 of InterconnecT Optimised Routing, its wholesale trading and routing product.