EUR Systems Selects Group 1's DOC1 to Create and Manage Highly Personalized Web-based Customer Bills

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Group 1 Software

    LANHAM, Md., and MECHANICSBURG, Pa., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1
 Software (Nasdaq:   GSOF) today announced that EUR Systems has selected Group
 1's DOC1 to develop and deliver individualized bills via EUR's Application
 Service Provider (ASP) offering.  EUR Systems is a premier provider of
 outsourced billing and customer care solutions to the telecommunications
 industry and has long-term relationships with leading global and domestic
 carriers and enterprise customers.  DOC1 enables companies to create and
 manage personalized communications, delivered through a customer's preferred
 channel.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010116/DCTU002LOGO-b )
     "Our clients' bills are typically the only correspondence they have with
 their customers on a regular basis, and such communications must accurately
 reflect a client's corporate image," said Chuck Achuff, chief operating
 officer of EUR Systems.  "DOC1 enables us to easily create, present, and
 manage high quality bills that are professional in appearance.  We selected
 DOC1 due to its ease of use, ease of integration into our billing solution,
 cost-effectiveness, and its ability to handle large billing volumes."
     "We are very pleased that EUR Systems has selected DOC1 for the
 development and delivery of one-to-one customer communications via the
 Internet," said Alan Slater, general manager of Group 1's DOC1 Division.
 "Working with EUR Systems, an industry leader, further solidifies our position
 as the document creation and management vendor of choice for
 telecommunications providers."
     Over 400 customers worldwide rely on DOC1 to generate millions of
 customer-focused documents that get read and get results.  Marketers use DOC1
 to create and manage highly targeted messaging campaigns.  With automated
 workflow and content management, customers receive consistent messages across
 all touch points, including print documents, Web, e-mail, fax and wireless
 devices.  DOC1 combines an easy-to-use NT-based development environment with a
 high-performance production engine to meet today's stringent time-to-market
 requirements. The DOC1 production engine runs under MVS, Windows NT, Windows
 2000, UNIX (Sun Solaris, HP/UX and AIX, DEC UNIX), Open VMS, OS/400 and PC
 DOS.  DOC1 generates XML for data interchange, PDF and HTML for Web
 presentment as well as AFP, HP/PCL, Postscript, Metacode, and line data for
 high-speed production printing
 
     Group 1 Software is a leading provider of software for data quality,
 marketing automation, customer relationship communications, and direct
 marketing applications.  Group 1 supports MVS, VSE, AS/400, UNIX (including
 Linux), Windows NT, Windows 2000 and other operating systems and various
 computers.  Group 1 has offices throughout the United States and in Canada,
 the United Kingdom, continental Europe, and Latin America.  The company is
 also represented in Asia and Australia.
 
     Serving the telecommunications industry for over 40 years, EUR Systems is
 a leading billing and customer care outsourcing service provider offering
 complete, flexible solutions for maximum revenue. EUR supports some of the
 world's foremost communications providers, including AT&T, Global One, Working
 Assets and Time Warner Telecom, with end-user customer care & billing,
 interconnect and access billing, and wholesale billing services.  To offer a
 complete, custom solution, EUR augments its high quality billing services with
 bill print/stuff/mail, remittance processing and customer service
 capabilities, and a renowned data center offering complete, 24/7 backup
 protection.  The most valuable service EUR offers is its experienced, reliable
 staff of over 220 IT professionals who are dedicated to offering creative
 solutions.  EUR's website is located at http://www.eursystems.com .
 
     This press release may contain statements relating to Group 1's future
 plans, events or performance.  Such statements may involve risks and
 uncertainties, including risks associated with uncertainties pertaining to
 customer orders, demand for products and services, development of markets for
 Group 1's products and services and other risks identified in the company's
 SEC filings.  Group 1's actual results, events and performance may differ
 materially.  Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
 forward-looking statements, which address the conditions as they are found on
 the date of this press release.  Group 1 undertakes no obligation to release
 publicly the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that
 may be made to reflect events or circumstances that arise after the date of
 this press release or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
 Group 1 Software and DOC1 are registered trademarks of Group 1 Software, Inc.
 All other brand names, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property
 of their respective owners.
 
 

SOURCE Group 1 Software
    LANHAM, Md., and MECHANICSBURG, Pa., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1
 Software (Nasdaq:   GSOF) today announced that EUR Systems has selected Group
 1's DOC1 to develop and deliver individualized bills via EUR's Application
 Service Provider (ASP) offering.  EUR Systems is a premier provider of
 outsourced billing and customer care solutions to the telecommunications
 industry and has long-term relationships with leading global and domestic
 carriers and enterprise customers.  DOC1 enables companies to create and
 manage personalized communications, delivered through a customer's preferred
 channel.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010116/DCTU002LOGO-b )
     "Our clients' bills are typically the only correspondence they have with
 their customers on a regular basis, and such communications must accurately
 reflect a client's corporate image," said Chuck Achuff, chief operating
 officer of EUR Systems.  "DOC1 enables us to easily create, present, and
 manage high quality bills that are professional in appearance.  We selected
 DOC1 due to its ease of use, ease of integration into our billing solution,
 cost-effectiveness, and its ability to handle large billing volumes."
     "We are very pleased that EUR Systems has selected DOC1 for the
 development and delivery of one-to-one customer communications via the
 Internet," said Alan Slater, general manager of Group 1's DOC1 Division.
 "Working with EUR Systems, an industry leader, further solidifies our position
 as the document creation and management vendor of choice for
 telecommunications providers."
     Over 400 customers worldwide rely on DOC1 to generate millions of
 customer-focused documents that get read and get results.  Marketers use DOC1
 to create and manage highly targeted messaging campaigns.  With automated
 workflow and content management, customers receive consistent messages across
 all touch points, including print documents, Web, e-mail, fax and wireless
 devices.  DOC1 combines an easy-to-use NT-based development environment with a
 high-performance production engine to meet today's stringent time-to-market
 requirements. The DOC1 production engine runs under MVS, Windows NT, Windows
 2000, UNIX (Sun Solaris, HP/UX and AIX, DEC UNIX), Open VMS, OS/400 and PC
 DOS.  DOC1 generates XML for data interchange, PDF and HTML for Web
 presentment as well as AFP, HP/PCL, Postscript, Metacode, and line data for
 high-speed production printing
 
     Group 1 Software is a leading provider of software for data quality,
 marketing automation, customer relationship communications, and direct
 marketing applications.  Group 1 supports MVS, VSE, AS/400, UNIX (including
 Linux), Windows NT, Windows 2000 and other operating systems and various
 computers.  Group 1 has offices throughout the United States and in Canada,
 the United Kingdom, continental Europe, and Latin America.  The company is
 also represented in Asia and Australia.
 
     Serving the telecommunications industry for over 40 years, EUR Systems is
 a leading billing and customer care outsourcing service provider offering
 complete, flexible solutions for maximum revenue. EUR supports some of the
 world's foremost communications providers, including AT&T, Global One, Working
 Assets and Time Warner Telecom, with end-user customer care & billing,
 interconnect and access billing, and wholesale billing services.  To offer a
 complete, custom solution, EUR augments its high quality billing services with
 bill print/stuff/mail, remittance processing and customer service
 capabilities, and a renowned data center offering complete, 24/7 backup
 protection.  The most valuable service EUR offers is its experienced, reliable
 staff of over 220 IT professionals who are dedicated to offering creative
 solutions.  EUR's website is located at http://www.eursystems.com .
 
     This press release may contain statements relating to Group 1's future
 plans, events or performance.  Such statements may involve risks and
 uncertainties, including risks associated with uncertainties pertaining to
 customer orders, demand for products and services, development of markets for
 Group 1's products and services and other risks identified in the company's
 SEC filings.  Group 1's actual results, events and performance may differ
 materially.  Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
 forward-looking statements, which address the conditions as they are found on
 the date of this press release.  Group 1 undertakes no obligation to release
 publicly the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that
 may be made to reflect events or circumstances that arise after the date of
 this press release or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
 Group 1 Software and DOC1 are registered trademarks of Group 1 Software, Inc.
 All other brand names, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property
 of their respective owners.
 
 SOURCE  Group 1 Software