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  • Chun-ling Woon

    Innovation is important — once you have the basics right

    8,995 views - Posted 20 February by Chun-ling Woon CEO - Etiya International

    In my last blog I discussed “how” communication service providers (CSPs) could successfully achieve their goal of transforming themselves into digital service providers (DSPs). Virtualization and cloud play an important role in this process, but innovation in BSS/OSS also needs to happen...

  • Sandeep Raina

    Intelligence for the Telco Cloud

    8,720 views - Posted 15 February by Sandeep Raina Head of Product Marketing - MYCOM OSI

    The Telco Cloud, defined as virtualized infrastructure to run digital services and agile operations, has not only paved the way for digitalization of CSP businesses, but also opened up new avenues for data monetization.   Through 2017, CSPs will continue to make investments in analytics to dr...

  • Mounir Ladki

    Leveraging OSS for network monetization and DS assurance

    3,965 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

    8,299 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

    7,674 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

    7,878 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?

    2,758 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

    2,294 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

    13,008 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

    5,861 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

    8,701 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

    15,322 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

    3,941 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

    4,799 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

    11,571 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...