ATIS develops OSS/BSS requirements

Billing, of course, is an issue on the minds of everyone in the IPTV value chain. ATIS (Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions) CIO Council has developed a new set of requirements that address the specific impacts to OSS/BSS service providers will face once they introduce IPTV services. The requirements cover:

  • The need for an OSS/BSS architecture standard
  • A standard for the ordering framework and APIs necessary to support end-user order for IPTV
  • A directive to study the various aspects of CPM transactional activities and their interactions with OSS/BSS

For more on ATIS' OSS/BSS requirements:
- read this article from Telecom Magazine

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