The BC5120, combined with BCSM software, enables the fastest time to market for integrating Bluetooth connectivity into consumer products: A typical design takes a matter of weeks thus saving development costs.
CSR's BC5120 with BCSM software is specifically designed to tackle this problem and offers a quicker and lower cost alternative to current standalone Bluetooth chips.
MDSI(R) is providing its Advantex(TM) software as the wireless workforce management component of the BCSM solution.
Cruickshank continued, "With the BCSM project, MDSI is part of a team of premier hardware and software developers steered by a leading systems integrator-all with strong industry experience, a global presence, and a common vision to build a first class solution with pre-integrated, best-of-breed OSS applications.
The BCSM catalyst is about `evolution at revolutionary speed,' it is a vanguard initiative.
The BCSM solution will be demonstrated next week in the Catalyst Showcase at TeleManagement World in Chicago, a semi-annual event produced by TM Forum.
Cap Gemini Ernst & Young U.S., Cisco, Cygent, IGS, MDSI, MetaSolv, Micromuse, Portal, Sun Microsystems, Syndesis, TCSI, TIBCO Software, and Trendium Develop a Solution to Expand Market Opportunities for Multi-System Operators
The participants for BCSM
include: Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Cisco Systems, Cygent, Syndesis, MetaSolv Software, TIBCO, IGS, Portal Software, MDSI, Trendium, Micromuse, TCSI, and Sun Microsystems.
TCSI's premier product Catalant(R), a scalable, plug-and-play application designed to deliver element and network management solutions for next-generation networks, will be providing the performance management link in the BCSM Catalyst showcase.
TCSI is collaborating in the BCSM Catalyst showcase with leading technology team members, which include Cap Gemini Earnst & Young, Cisco, Cygent, IGS, MDSI Mobile Data Solutions, Metasolv, Micromuse, Portal, Sun Microsystems, Syndesis, TIBCO Software and Trendium, to offer MSOs rapid deployment in new markets.
The BCSM architecture is an Operational Support System (OSS) that significantly streamlines cable business and network operations and enables the rapid deployment of new services such as cable-based telephony, high-speed Internet access, interactive TV and video-on-demand.
The Information Bus(R) At The Core Of BCSM Solution
catalyst employs some of the concepts that will be central to our new generation OSS initiative, providing proof that the concepts work and that they function well in a commercial product environment.