SOURCE: CTI Group (Holdings) Inc.

CTI Group (Holdings) Inc.

September 02, 2010 13:08 ET

Convergys Chooses CTI Group as Technology Partner for Advanced Enterprise Analytics Solutions

Global Leader in Relationship Management to Integrate CTI Group's A7 Analytics Technology to Enhance Enterprise Offering

LONDON--(Marketwire - September 2, 2010) -  CTI Group (Holdings) Inc. (OTCBB: CTIG), an international provider of electronic invoice processing and management (EIM), enterprise communications management software and services, enterprise and carrier class call recording solutions and carrier class voice over internet protocol (VoIP) management applications, today announced a partnership that will see CTI Group's advanced A7 analytics technology integrated into the Convergys Smart Enterprise Solution. This collaboration will enable Convergys to offer telecommunications operators serving enterprise clients deeper and richer analytics as part of its Smart Enterprise Billing Solution.

CTI Group's A7 analytics offers a scalable, efficient and user-friendly solution that provides Communications and IT managers with a drill-down platform that is available from their desktop. A7's extensive range of analytical reports provides organizations with a greater understanding of their voice, data and video usage and spend, allowing them to better control and manage their communications costs and staff resources.

The Convergys solution, paired with CTI Group's A7 analytics, can help operators reduce enterprise client churn by providing trend analysis, call tagging and real-time reporting, as well as alerts to spikes in usage. The Convergys billing solution also offers operators serving multinational enterprise clients with end-to-end, real-time rating, billing, and reporting for the clients' fixed, mobile, and data services.

Michael Lightfoot, Director of Business Development and Strategic Alliances for CTI Group, commented: "Businesses across the globe are looking for transparency of usage across real-time billing solutions that will help them to manage and control communications costs. By integrating CTI Group's A7 solution, Convergys will be able to offer operators serving enterprise clients a richer analytical application with a tangible return on investment. It will also provide Convergys with a differentiator from its competitors when targeting new clients."

Dr Alastair Hanlon, Global Director of Telecommunications for Convergys, said: "Future growth opportunities for service providers lie with enterprise customers, particularly large multinational corporations. By providing innovative services and bundling combined with advanced analytics, operators utilizing a sophisticated and versatile BSS environment crucial to maximize revenue returns can further monetize their networks by creating differentiation in the market."

For further information, please visit www.ctigroup.com.

About CTI Group
CTI Group (Holdings) Inc. is an international provider of electronic invoice processing and management, enterprise communications management software and services solutions, and carrier class voice over internet protocol (VoIP) management applications. CTI Group's SmartBill®, SmartRecord® and Proteus® product suites offer a full array of solutions for traffic analysis, post-billing call analysis, customer care and call recording.

CTI Group's products are used by some of the top service providers in North America and the United Kingdom, and play a trusted role in managing telephony costs at major corporations internationally. Headquartered in Indianapolis, CTI Group maintains overseas offices in London and Blackburn, UK. For more information, please visit CTI Group's website at www.ctigroup.com.

About Convergys
Convergys Corporation is a global leader in relationship management. We provide solutions that drive more value from the relationships our clients have with their customers. Convergys turns these everyday interactions into a source of profit and strategic advantage for our clients.

For more than 30 years, our unique combination of domain expertise, operational excellence, and innovative technologies has delivered process improvement and actionable business insight to marquee clients all over the world.

Convergys has approximately 65,000 employees in 68 customer contact centers and other facilities in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, and our global headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information, visit www.convergys.com

Safe Harbor Statement
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