Archive for OSS/BSS

Centralized Product Catalog – A pre-requisite for operational efficiency

Centralized Product Catalog – A pre-requisite for operational efficiency

        In today’s real-time data driven operator scenario, every telecom service must create next generation products and services in shorter time to derive ability of differentiating products and services, and gain the agility needed to succeed against competitors while maximizing their revenue streams. Below are few drawback of maintaining multiple product catalogs: Operational difficulty: Various products Read More

SDN and NFV: The mantra for customer centric CSPs

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       One of the significant catalyst to hasten the historical transformation in Communication services is the shift from infrastructure to the software-defined technology – a programmable model, pioneered by the leading cloud providers. How the Communication Service provider (CSP) design and deploy this transition will define their business to survive and thrive in the coming years. Read More

Customer Experience at the center of transformation for CSP to DSP

‘Customer Experience’ at the center of transformation for CSP to DSP

Communication Service Providers (CSPs) have laid the networks for a connected world. They have matured up from providing basic Voice and SMS services to offering high speed data, which has opened up access to new ways and means – OTT and other value added services. This has led to decline in traditional source of revenues, Read More

3 pillars of BSS transformation: Agility, Customer experience, Efficiency

History suggests that CSPs have a pedigree of innovation and adaptation to changing dynamics. Even as consumers we have witnessed, accompanying changes in CSPs efficiency with the network, technology and the customer base. CSPs braced technologies, which made them more efficient, faster and more profitable – improvements to the customer proposition were incidental. However, evolving Read More

CSPs Revenue Sharing Model for Digital Partner Settlement -2

CSPs Revenue Sharing Model for Digital Partner Settlement

       In continuation with our previous Blog CSPs Revenue Sharing Model for Digital Partner Settlement, we had identified three types of revenue sharing models i.e. Fixed Rate, Revenue Sharing and Hybrid. Let us explore all the three models in detail. A)    Fixed-rate B2B2C Model: Operator is able to prioritize the delivery of certain services in case 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

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 budding up 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 Read More