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  • Mounir Ladki

    Leveraging OSS for network monetization and DS assurance

    334 views - Posted 11 January by Mounir Ladki President and CTO - MYCOM OSI

    Digitization of businesses and virtualization of networks promise business benefits but are also introducing new challenges for the communications service providers. Ongoing exponential increase in data consumption by subscribers, especially of video applications and OTT, has taken a toll on the ...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Leveraging OSS for business benefits in digital networks

    1,023 views - Posted 6 December 2016 by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

    With transformation and incremental evolution of current OSS systems, the CSP’s digital business can realize digital business benefits faster   It is well acknowledged that digitization of services and networks reduces capex as well as overall cost of operation and allows launching serv...

  • Chun-ling Woon

    How to transform into a DSP

    1,036 views - Posted 6 December 2016 by Chun-ling Woon CEO - Etiya International

    In my last post I explored the reasons why communication service providers (CSPs) are now evolving into digital service providers (DSPs) in order to grasp the opportunities that the estimated $1 trillion digital economy will bring. The next question is “how” will they successfully achiev...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Getting ready for IoT monitoring

    1,652 views - Posted 22 November 2016 by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

    IoT devices, networks and services need extensive monitoring. Hundreds of thousands of devices are being added daily to the IoT ecosystem, connected to each other and the cloud through Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, cellular and fixed networks. New communication networks based on EC-GSM, LoRa, LTE-M, NB-IoT and ...

  • Chun-ling Woon

    What does it mean to be a digital service provider?

    695 views - Posted 15 November 2016 by Chun-ling Woon CEO - Etiya International

    There is still a wide-held belief among many people in this industry that today’s communications service providers (CSPs) will fail because they will be unable to provide value to the end user in this new digital economy. But in fact the opposite is true. CSPs are evolving precisely in order t...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Readying OSS for NFV

    1,106 views - Posted 11 November 2016 by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

    OSS systems are expected to fulfil many business objectives of virtualized telecommunication networks. One of the most spoken benefits of OSS for NFV is driving operational efficiency by over 50% through continuous closed loop self-healing, scaling up and down of resources and allowing introduction ...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Challenges in building OSS for future digital networks

    2,300 views - Posted 19 October 2016 by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

    Future digital networks will be associated with high speed communication, on-demand services and dynamic network orchestration. Current Operation Support Systems (OSS) will struggle in the future digital ecosystem. The future digital networks are being designed to make digital business a success fo...

  • Kent McNeil

    Building the OSS bridge as SDN & NFV steam ahead

    1,157 views - Posted 14 October 2016 by Kent McNeil Principal - DonRiver

    As the SDN and NFV train steams further on its journey towards network revolution, has the industry stopped to consider the wider impact? Is the infrastructure in place to serve the demands of the new system?   Trials continue with a bout of enthusiasm for the potential of SDN and NFV, which ...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Overcoming OSS barriers for future digital networks

    2,375 views - Posted 6 October 2016 by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

      Current Operation Support Systems need to quickly transform and evolve so that they can support and enable the future digital networks.   The future digital networks will be associated with high-volume, high-speed data transfers, on-demand services based on customer preference and dyn...

  • Andy Tiller

    Embed the operator – not just the SIM

    7,480 views - Posted 26 September 2016 by Andy Tiller VP Corporate Product Marketing - AsiaInfo

    The advent of the embedded SIM, or e-SIM, is seen by many operators as a threat to their business models.   SIMs that can be soft-switched between networks would appear to make it easier for customers – and in particular millions of devices on the IoT – to be moved between network...

  • Mohammed Sha

    Uber Goes From Cabs to Kebabs

    2,008 views - Posted 24 August 2016 by Mohammed Sha Director of International Marketing Communications - Asia Info

    These digital disruptors just do not stop, do they? Having totally transformed transport habits worldwide with its taxi-booking app, Uber now has the takeaways industry in its sights.   With its sister service UberEats, Uber is primed to gobble into a global takeaway market worth a whopp...

  • Akil Chomoko

    Omni-channel designed for the job

    2,865 views - Posted 22 July 2016 by Akil Chomoko Senior Product Marketing Analyst - Asia Info

    It was great to attend this year’s TMF event in Nice and catch up with the progress of theOmnichannel Collaboration Catalyst – a proof-of-concept project exploring the omni-channel experience in telecoms, from a customer perspective.   Led by a consortium of TMF members, the ...

  • Katie Matthews

    Because I’m ‘appy

    8,286 views - Posted 9 June 2016 by Katie Matthews Telecoms Industry Analyst - Asia Info

    In this fast moving digital age, the app revolution feels like a distant memory. Certainly, its halcyon days – when we consumers rummaged the app store, hungry to gobble up the latest app – are over. Long over. Nielsen’s latest research showed that app downloads actually flat li...

  • Mohammed Sha

    Omni-channel customer service matters

    4,226 views - Posted 9 June 2016 by Mohammed Sha Director of International Marketing Communications - Asia Info

    “If operators cannot get the basics of customer service and coverage right, then – regardless of the generosity of their data allowances and the speed of their networks – they will have difficulty holding onto their customers.”   That’s one of the key findings ...

  • Chun-ling Woon

    Orchestration everywhere – now what do we do?

    6,740 views - Posted 6 May 2016 by Chun-ling Woon CEO - Etiya International

    The B/OSS industry in general seems to have got a handle on network functions virtualisation (NFV) and the virtual network functions (VNFs), in part thanks to the work that some of have done in collaboration with TM Forum. Thoughts are turning to the actual building of services. The biggest focus...