Alcatel-Lucent MNC to provide Buyster integration services

Alcatel-Lucent’s CRM, m-banking and m-infotainment subsidiary, MNC, has joined France’s Buyster partner ecosystem as services integrator. MNC will integrate e-commerce sites that want to add the Buyster m-payment system. Buyster is the m-payment system chosen by Bouygues Telecom, Orange, SFR and Atos. It uses mobile phone numbers to facilitate the electronic and mobile payment management. MNC has been working for several years with financial institutions in Switzerland for public transport m-ticketing, 3D Secure m-banking and access to mobile accounts on the go. MNC also offers couponing and other campaign services. Buyster has signed up over 85 e-commerce companies since its launch in the fourth quarter of 2011. Another 15 e-commerce sites are under production.