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CSPs Revenue Sharing Model for Digital Partner Settlement

CSPs Revenue Sharing Model for Digital Partner Settlement

       To stay relevant and competitive, Communications Service Providers are embracing the digital journey to evolve into Digital Service Providers. And their digital transformation journey is incomplete without their partners too joining in. Rise of inclusive technologies, business expansion dynamics and subscribers’ acceptance of new life style has created an ecosystem of network providers, content creators, Read More

MVNOs resurgence in India

MVNOs resurgence in India

       With 1.2Bn telecom subscriptions India’s telecom market is 2nd largest in the world after China. It can, perhaps, be characterized as large and over competitive market due to high density of service providers leading to one of the lowest call rates, consequently, declining revenues, higher operating and high regulatory costs above all this. Moreover, the Read More

Telcos 2020 and OSS/BSS of future

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There are major trend that will impact the explosion of connected devices and add billions of new connected data sources globally by 2020:5G, M2M, IoT, Smart Cities, AI and VR. The upswing of all of these devices will be an astronomical growth in data volumes; we will quickly push through exabyte volumes and enter the Read More

Rise of MVNO market in Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand

Rise of MVNO market in Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand

MVNOs have been around since the launch of first Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) i.e. Virgin Mobile, UK in 1999. According to GSMA intelligence, as of the end of 2015, the world’s Mobile Network Operator (MNOs) hosted 1038 MVNOs and 277 MNO sub-brands. But the recent gains – according to latest estimates the global MVNO Read More

EMPOWERING THE CSPs with INTEGRATED SOLUTION

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Telecom industry is at the forefront of leading the transformation the world is witnessing. With the evolving technologies and surging demand for data, solution providers will be addressing the needs of expanding broadband infrastructure and as well as business enablement requirements. The telecom focused companies may need to offer capabilities which straddle across all the Read More

HOW 5G CAN CATALYSE IOT

HOW 5G CAN CATALYSE IOT

       In our last post we covered how 5G can open up monetization opportunities for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) and also touched upon how 5G will be a catalyst to the IoT/M2M segments, where sensor technology would take the center stage as an overlay over faster networks. The Internet of Things is the pulse of businesses, Read More

5G for a hyper connected world

5G for a hyper connected world

Even though 5G won’t arrive until at least 2020, the race is on and is set to gain steam. The next big thing in ‘connectedness’ along with IOT, Digital Transformation, 4G, Connected Cars, Smart Homes and Sensor Technology is 5G. In fact, it is a foundational uplift set to enable all the technologies mentioned earlier Read More

Are MVNOs more relevant in matured markets?

Are MVNOs more relevant in matured markets?

                              In a fiercely competitive telecom landscape Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNOs) are mushrooming pretty quickly, as they make better business sense. MVNOs essentially resell voice and data services of a larger operator. Several reasons why MNO’s allow such MVNOs to Read More

The case for convergent billing

The case for convergent billing

          The need for convergent charging has been a fairly simple one: telecom companies have been adding subscribers, and with that a growing market of diverse services. Billing and charging are critical components to any telecom infrastructure, and using convergent charging is a mechanism that will help drive simplicity and flexibility through a consolidated means Read More

A New Paradigm in Billing and Revenue Assurance

A New Paradigm in Billing and Revenue Assurance

      To say that the telecom industry has grown, might be an understatement. Worldwide, there are 50 billion connected devices. Consumer demand for all things internet and mobile has seen unprecedented growth. And, with the advent of the internet of things (IoT), demand for internet and allied services (such as Public Wi-Fi) is only going to Read More