Archive for IoT(Internet of Things)

Partner Management in the era of Digital Convergence

Partner Management in the era of Digital Convergence

           How a robust partner management system helps CSPs ensure profitability and help in retaining right partnerships With the increasing use of smart devices and high-speed internet, consumers are accessing an extensive list of online services that are impacting and redefining the way they perceive day-to-day activities. The changing digital landscape and the increasing demand Read More

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

Telcos 2020 and OSS/BSS of future

telcos-2020-and-oss-bss-of-future

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

Evolution from Interconnect to Partner Management

Evolution from Interconnect to Partner Management

Partnerships play a critical role in the continued business success of service providers. And enhancing partner profitability is critical to retaining the right partnerships. Low partner profitability due to lack of settlement processes and systems may lead to loss in valuable partners, affecting service levels, revenues and margins. Earlier, Voice revenues used to be 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

MVNOs: A growing opportunity

MVNOs: A growing opportunity

Mobile virtual network operators (MVNO), are wireless communication providers that do not own the underlying hardware and infrastructure. Rather, MVNOs tend to lease and obtain bulk access to mobile network operators (MNOs). With this model, MVNOs create lean businesses, and MNOs monetize unused bandwidth. While the model is centred on utilization of unused bandwidth, it Read More

Telecom 2020: The future and beyond

Telecom 2020: The future and beyond

      For the last two decades, the telecom industry has been driven primarily by continuous technical transformation, and the disruptions in the need to access information. Now, with the industry having matured significantly, the new waves of growth will hinge on service led models – models that are tied to consumption patterns than technical innovation. Such Read More

Here’s why Wi-Fi is key enabler of IoT and M2M revolution

Here's why Wi-Fi is key enabler of IoT and M2M revolution

      The Internet of Things (IoT) has industry experts and consumers excited. Pegged as the next industrial revolution, or ‘the new internet’, IoT will lay the foundation of how businesses, governments and consumers interact with the world in near future. Research by Business Insider Intelligence projects over 34 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020 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