IDI enhances end-customer experience with leading provider of parental control and content monitoring software.
VICTOR, NY (September 28, 2022) – IDI Billing Solutions, a global provider of cloud-based billing, automation and workflow solutions for Communications Service Providers, announced today that it has partnered with online safety leader Bark Technologies, elevating their client service offering with an award-winning parental control application.
Based in Atlanta, Bark provides the best comprehensive parental controls for families. It allows parents to monitor content, manage screen time, block websites and apps, and get location alerts when kids are on the go.
“Bark is excited to integrate with the IDI platform to create a turnkey opportunity for service providers to offer our monitoring and parental controls to their customers as a value-add product,” said Skylar Walker, Bark’s senior director of business development. “Not only will this create new opportunities for recurring revenue but will also help differentiate and highlight providers that recognize the need to help keep children safer online in an increasingly dangerous cyber world.”
“Bark’s innovative approach and family-focused philosophy are an ideal fit for IDI,” said Tony Cotugno, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, IDI Billing Solutions. “We are thrilled to be partnering with a trusted leader in content monitoring and controls, and their superior level of expertise and commitment to helping keep families safe will undoubtedly enhance our seamless, end-to-end billing experience,” added Cotugno.
Bark is an award-winning parental control app that helps protect nearly 6 million children at home and in more than 3,300 schools and districts nationwide. Bark is currently available in the United States, Guam, South Africa, and Australia. Using highly sophisticated artificial intelligence, Bark alerts families to concerning behaviors in a variety of categories, including cyberbullying, depression, suicidal ideation, violence, and online predation, and gives caregivers best next steps for how to address those issues. Bark monitors more than 30 of today’s most popular social media platforms and apps, as well as text messages, images, videos, chats, emails, and files. Families also get the ability to create custom screen time schedules, block websites and apps, and receive location alerts when kids are on the go. Visit www.bark.us for more information.
Bark Media Contact:
Adina Kalish, Director of Media Relations
About IDI Billing Solutions
IDI Billing Solutions has been a leading provider of Billing, Automation and Workflow solutions for the communications industry since 1996. Servicing a diverse client base with an award-winning application, IDI’s comprehensive, highly secure, cloud-based solution enables providers with the ability to streamline operational efficiency, monetize services, automate operations, and seamlessly scale as their business demands. To learn more about IDI, please visit idibilling.com or call 1-888-924-4110.
IDI Billing Solutions Media Contact:
Frank Magnera, Director of Marketing