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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

Where mobility evolves

Where mobility evolves

                It’s that time of the year! MWC is where history is written and future is made. Global Vendors, Operators, Media, Analyst, from across the Communication ecosystem are present at this mega event. It’s all set to start the latest edition of MWC 2017 from 27th Feb to Read More

NFV Promises Express Delivery

NFV Promises Express Delivery

Smartphones brought in data tsunami, which the operators are still struggling to get out off and the era of digital immediacy has again disrupted the flow. The customer is now more aware and highly demanding as he has much more to choose from and consume. The customers are changing. They have moved ahead and transformed Read More

Two pronged approach to Maximize CSPs’ Customer Lifetime Value

Two pronged approach to Maximize CSPs’ Customer Lifetime Value

      On one hand, operators are facing a huge ask to lower customer churn and on another, with the launch of high-speed data services, traditional voice and SMS services have taken a huge hit, resulting in lowering the overall ARPU for the operators. Although, all industries face “Churn” but it is more acute in DTH, Telco, Read More

Achieve Data Monetization with Effective Quota Management

Achieve Data Monetization with Effective Quota Management

        For telecom operators the marginal growth of data revenue share, in the realm of high opex and always on-the-toe competition, is an encouraging trend; hence they are in immense need to channelize every data monetization opportunity. Evident in deep customisation to upsell/cross-sell user plans, family packs, add-on service packs, time-of-day plans, smartbytes or additional usage Read More

How PCRF can encash VoLTE opportunity

How PCRF can encash VoLTE opportunity

Access-agnostic service delivery, lowering platform cost for delivering them, a more flexi environment to rollout newer applications with blended multimedia services support ‘+’ the revenue increase resulting from these added new services have made carriers march towards LTE as the successive carrier technology. The LTE IMS network has evolved to support the multimedia services over Read More

Know Carrier NFV and the Orchestration Intricacies

Carriers are witnessing a trend that’s transformational rather than incremental in nature. Changing the way it’s deployed, managed and operated. This overhauling trend is “NFV – Network Function Virtualization”. Traditional architecture has long deployment cycles, costly replacements/add-ons to meet new requirements.  With limited capability to adapt dynamically to new service opportunities and use cases, inflexibilities Read More

Dynamic QoS for the Mobile World

Dynamic QoS for the Mobile World

      In the backdrop of data demand explosion, there is the need felt by operators to differentiate through customer experience. Operators need to find out ways to manage and optimize their networks while managing and improving profits. This is where Policy Charging Rating Function (PCRF)  will claim a pivotal role in decision making of Chief Technology Read More

Are IP Networks merely ‘Dumb tubes’ ?

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    Why despite increasing market base, Telecom operators are under tremendous pressure to better their ROI from core infrastructure investments? Having invested billions of dollars in setting up the Network Infrastructure and other support services operators are still not able to leverage them for better margins. On the other hand OTT players and useers are leveraging Read More