Access Point, Inc. Moves to IDI Billing Solutions’ Cloud-based Billing and OSS Solution, Adds Workflow Module

Integrated communications provider Access Point, Inc. will leverage enhanced workflow capabilities to automate and enforce business processes

VICTOR, N.Y. (Aug. 5, 2014) — IDI Billing Solutions, a leading developer of billing, rating, order management, workflow and selling solutions for the communications industry, announces Cary, N.C.-based Access Point, Inc. will move to the company’s cloud-based CostGuard® billing and OSS solution and implement its enhanced workflow capabilities.

Access Point Inc. is one of the most competitive and innovative integrated solutions providers in the industry today.  They have continually evolved their service footprint and product platform in order to offer the most complete and robust telecommunications portfolio. Access Point targets the telecom needs of the business customer with competitive voice and data choices.

The move to IDI’s cloud-based CostGuard billing and OSS solution will give Access Point, Inc. the ability to receive continuous feature updates and leverage the solution’s enhanced workflow capabilities.  Unlike many workflow solutions, CostGuard’s workflow module is not tied strictly to order management and can be used by any part of the business to manage complex, multi-step processes.  Using APIs and a drag-and-drop user interface, CostGuard’s workflow module will help Access Point, Inc. enforce business processes and provide immediate visibility into errors and exceptions.

“We are eager to move to IDI’s cloud-based CostGuard billing and OSS solution and leverage the new capabilities that will help us streamline the order-to-cash process,” said Richard Brown, Chief Executive Officer at Access Point, Inc.  “Working with IDI for a decade, we continue to appreciate the investment the company makes in adding new features that allow us to grow our business in any direction.”

“Access Point, Inc. is a progressive service provider that continues to expand its footprint both geographically and from a service perspective.  IDI is pleased to play a key role in helping the company capitalize on these new growth opportunities,” said Tim Wrona, vice president, marketing and product strategy for IDI.  “CostGuard provides a flexible, powerful billing and OSS solution that supports integrated communications providers like Access Point, Inc. as they build out value-added services to their customers.”

About Access Point, Inc.

Headquartered in Cary, North Carolina, Access Point, Inc. was founded in 1996. Since inception, they have positioned themselves to be an alternative for businesses that want superior, personalized attention and quality customer service along with competitive market pricing.   They deliver integrated communication solutions utilizing best of breed technologies. From traditional voice to advanced services, their extensive partnerships enable them to deliver a complete portfolio of services nationwide with the most competitive rates.

About IDI Billing Solutions

IDI Billing Solutions is a leading billing and OSS services provider for the communications industry. IDI’s Billing as a ServiceSM includes the award-winning CostGuard® application, expert back-office and professional services, and a cost-effective SaaS-hosted platform. Billing as a Service helps providers engaged in wholesale, cloud/SaaS, unified communications, IP telecom, local, long distance, mobile, MVNO, data, convergent and VoIP monetize their services and streamline operations related to selling, activating, managing and billing customers. IDI maintains a Gold Hosting Competency in the Microsoft Partner Program.

IDI Billing Solutions contact

Jim Lazeroff
Marketing Director
7615 Omnitech Place
Victor, NY  14564

Access Point, Inc. contact

Laura Klemick
Director of Marketing
1100 Crescent Green, STE 109
Cary, NC  27518