Press Release Summary:
Providing suite of tools to increase digital content sales, Qpass 6 Digital Commerce Software helps service providers and media companies manage hundreds of complex digital partner relationships via web-based self-service application. Service providers can sell any kind of digital content such as music, games, or movies over any network or any interactive device. With search capabilities and recommendation engine, program also helps consumers find and buy digital content.
Original Press Release:
Amdocs Launches Digital Commerce Solution to Help Service Providers Market and Sell Content to Consumers
The new Qpass 6 is the only solution that allows consumers to find and buy any kind of digital content over any network and on any interactive device
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12 / Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), the leading provider of software and services to enable integrated customer management and the intentional customer experience(TM), today launched Qpass 6, a digital commerce software solution that enables service providers and media companies to improve how they sell content to their customers, while making it easier for consumers to find and buy content. The solution allows media companies and service providers to increase market share in a growing digital commerce market. The announcement was made at Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association (CTIA) Wireless IT and Entertainment show (Amdocs booth No. 1011).
"Selling digital content is becoming more complex as the demand and variety of digital content has increased in the past three years," said Paul Hughes, Vice President from the Yankee Group. "Amdocs' Qpass 6.0 provides the necessary set of tools to help digital content providers, such as service providers and media companies, manage complex digital partner relationships, sell digital content and turn a profit."
Digital content sales continue to increase at a rapid pace. This exponential growth presents a number of challenges for service providers and media companies who have to distribute a greater number of applications to every kind of interactive device and manage an ongoing stream of multi-party partnerships. In addition, service providers and media companies need to ensure they deliver a positive experience to their customers.
The new Qpass 6 solution offers a suite of tools to help increase digital content sales as well as to build loyalty among consumers. The offering also helps service providers and media companies manage hundreds of complex digital partner relationships via a Web-based self-service application.
Qpass 6 allows service providers and media companies to sell any kind of digital content (music, games or movies) over any network (wireless, broadband cable or satellite) on any interactive device (personal computers, mobile phones, set-top boxes, or kiosks).
Service providers and media companies also need to ensure that consumers can find and purchase content quickly and easily. The Qpass 6 solution allows consumers the ability to customize their discovery experience across all devices, making it simple to find and buy digital content. Its updated search capabilities and recommendation engine provides instant access to an extensive array of digital content. In addition, Qpass 6 offers the ability for a provider to deliver targeted promotions which will encourage consumers to purchase more content.
"As service providers and media companies strive to stay competitive and grow their digital commerce business, they need a way to manage the complicated world of content distribution and create a superior and intentional customer experience," said Michael Matthews, chief marketing officer of Amdocs. "Amdocs' Qpass 6 is the first complete solution to help service providers and media companies manage, deliver and sell digital content to consumers as well as maximize their profitability through new customizable marketing tools."
The Qpass platform has processed over $1.4 billion in retail consumer sales worldwide and provides access to over 500,000 digital products from over 1,000 content providers. Qpass 6 is available now. For more information or to view the multimedia press release, visit http://www.amdocs.com/qpass6info.
Amdocs combines innovative software and services with deep business knowledge to accelerate implementation of integrated customer management by the world's leading service providers. By delivering a comprehensive portfolio of software and services that spans the customer lifecycle, Amdocs enables service companies to deliver an intentional customer experience(TM), which results in stronger, more profitable customer relationships. Service providers also benefit from a rapid return on investment, lower total cost of ownership and improved operational efficiencies. A global company with revenue of more than $2 billion in fiscal 2005, Amdocs has approximately 15,000 employees and serves customers in more than 50 countries around the world. For more information, visit Amdocs at http://www.amdocs.com/.