Winterville, NC, December 15, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- ONLINE Information Services, Inc. announced today that ATS recently enhanced their integration with the ONLINE Utility Exchange, adding the capability to send account data through their CIS platform directly to ONLINE. This enhancement will allow ATS customers to send their customer payment information to ONLINE automatically, helping to track customers who do not pay their bills from utility to utility through ONLINE’s national Utility Exchange database. Benefits of this enhancement include increased protection against bad debt and secure, automated data transmission.
Through its partnership with ONLINE, ATS offers an integrated real-time credit risk assessment and Red Flag compliance tool to their customers. The ONLINE Utility Exchange utilizes application data entered in ATS to verify the applicant’s identity, return an accurate deposit amount according to the Utility’s policies, and highlight unpaid utility bills and disconnects from ONLINE’s unique national Utility Exchange database and other national sources.
About the ONLINE Utility Exchange
Established in 1956 as a credit bureau and collections agency, ONLINE Information Services, Inc. is currently the nation's leading developer of risk management and debt recovery solutions for the Utility, Property Management, Healthcare, and Mortgage industries. Servicing Utilities throughout the nation, the ONLINE Utility Exchange is a utility-specific credit bureau with the single goal of providing the tools necessary to eliminate bad debt. For more information, visit www.ONLINEUtilityExchange.com or contact:
Headquartered in Castle Hayne, NC, Applied Technology Solutions (ATS) is the leading provider of integrated software solutions for the utility industry. The ATS OpenOne suite of solutions has revolutionized the way utilities function through integration—enter data only once through an easy-to-use web interface and share it throughout the entire organization. The ATS team is built upon leading edge technologists and utility business experts with extensive experience in software development, implementation and systems integration.
For more information, visit www.ats.coop.