NetCracker Receives the 2015 Stratecast Global Market Leadership Award in CSP Billing for the Partner Management Market

Billing and Partner Management Award Validates NetCracker’s Solution Capabilities and Delivery Expertise

WALTHAM, Mass.--()--NetCracker Technology announced today that Stratecast | Frost & Sullivan has awarded NetCracker with the 2015 Stratecast Global Market Leadership Award in CSP Billing for the Partner Management Market. As the market leader in the partner management market, NetCracker was recognized for its ability to consistently innovate, maintain customer loyalty, improve brand presence, and deliver superior billing and partner management solution capabilities.

Stratecast examined the partner management market and the suppliers that operate in this market in an upcoming report. NetCracker controls a substantial portion of this market, with double the market share of its nearest competitor. Stratecast noted that the partner management market, while being one of the newer sectors, is the fastest growing segment of the end-to-end CSP billing market.

As part of its new NetCracker 10 solution suite, NetCracker’s cloud-based Partner Management solution is embedded with advanced analytics and pre-integrated with sophisticated Customer Management, Operations Management, Orchestration and other solutions through a single platform. The offering helps CSPs understand and deploy new customer-oriented business models which will enable long-term success in the competitive communications market.

“Stratecast examines the CSP billing marketplace annually, including the partner management sector,” said Troy Morley, Operations, Orchestration, Data Analysis & Monetization Strategy Analyst with Stratecast. “NetCracker entered this market early and has continued to build upon its initial success. Stratecast believes that partner management is of key importance to the future health of the communications marketplace and that NetCracker is well positioned to help in this regard.”

In addition to market leadership, Stratecast also highlighted the company’s ability to keep its existing customers happy, allowing it to continue to gain new customers. Validated by its CMMI Level 5 certified delivery organization, NetCracker’s ability to deploy next-generation offerings and maintain customer loyalty by ensuring its implemented products meet evolving customer needs underscores a critical competitive differentiator.

“We understand the growing need for cutting-edge partner management solutions, especially as the vendor ecosystem evolves and expands, introducing new opportunities and challenges for operators,” said Sanjay Mewada, Vice President of Strategy at NetCracker. “Our Partner Management offering, which is part of our new NetCracker 10 solution and services suite, can give CSPs the tools and functionality needed to make the most of their diverse relationships with partners and vendors around the globe.”

For more information on NetCracker’s Partner Management solution, please contact Juliet Shavit of SmartMark Communications at jshavit@smartmarkusa.com.

About NetCracker Technology

NetCracker Technology is the proven partner for cable operators and CSPs in enabling product innovation and bringing IT and networks into the next generation. The end-to-end NetCracker 10 solutions and services portfolio brings together comprehensive business and operations management offerings, big data analytics, service and network orchestration and virtual functions management onto a single cloud-enabled platform. NetCracker’s in-depth technical and operational expertise, wide range of professional services and unbroken track record for successful implementations enables operators of all sizes to deploy hybrid virtualized environments, establish end-to-end process visibility, introduce critical new revenue opportunities and deliver personalized customer experience.

For more information about accelerating product and service delivery, optimizing customer experience management and bringing virtualization out of the lab and into production, please visit www.NetCracker.com.

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Contacts

SmartMark Communications for NetCracker
Juliet Shavit, +1-215-504-4272
jshavit@smartmarkusa.com
or
NetCracker Technology
Joanna Larivee, +1-781-419-3374
Joanna.Larivee@NetCracker.com

Contacts

SmartMark Communications for NetCracker
Juliet Shavit, +1-215-504-4272
jshavit@smartmarkusa.com
or
NetCracker Technology
Joanna Larivee, +1-781-419-3374
Joanna.Larivee@NetCracker.com