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posted in January 2016
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Charting a Course for Virtualization
Infographics  
1/29/2016   12 comments
Communications service providers (CSPs) need to have a roadmap for virtualization. Here's a look at some key areas they need to consider.
Poll: Cloud Services Will Cash In
Mike Robuck  
1/29/2016   31 comments
Over the next five years, cloud offerings will be the top revenue-generating service for operators, with gigabit broadband coming in second place.
Scorecard IDs Converged Charging Leaders
Mike Robuck  
1/28/2016   4 comments
IHS's report says Huawei, Amdocs and Ericsson are top convergent charging software vendors.
Billing Transformation & the Telco Obituary
The Digerati  
1/28/2016   14 comments
Telcos need to adapt their billing systems carefully if they are going to survive in the digital world.
Radio Show: Building Smart Cities
Mike Robuck  
1/28/2016   42 comments
TM Forum tees up a new forum to help prioritize strategic planning for smart cities.
Telcos Board OCP Bandwagon
Mike Robuck  
1/27/2016   20 comments
Verizon, AT&T, Deutsche Telecom and SK Telecom join newly minted OCP Telco project.
Contest: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner!
Mike Robuck  
1/27/2016   17 comments
There were numerous contenders in our first giveaway, but one in particular addressed CEM.
Liquid Telecom's Eurin Eyes Metro Success
The Digerati  
1/27/2016   5 comments
Besides targeting new opportunities in wholesale and enterprise markets, Africa's Liquid Telecom is ramping up investments in metro and FTTH networks.
Walmart Reaches for the Cloud With OpenStack
Mike Robuck  
1/26/2016   19 comments
Walmart is serving up its OneOps cloud management code to open source developers.
Liquid Telecom's Eurin Targets Africa's Enterprise Sector
The Digerati  
1/26/2016   5 comments
The African fiberco is busy ramping up its enterprise offerings but confident its wholesale business will continue to flourish.
F5 Networks Hires First Chief Information Security Officer
Mike Robuck  
1/25/2016   18 comments
Convertino's hiring shows that F5 is making security a bigger priority.
T-Systems' Marten Bets on Industrie 4.0 Opportunity
The Digerati  
1/20/2016   17 comments
Germany's telecom incumbent says Industrie 4.0 is about reclaiming the digitization initiative from other parts of the world.
AT&T's Fuetsch Provides Download on SDN/NFV Roadmap
The Digerati  
1/19/2016   26 comments
In Part I of this Q&A with Telco Transformation, Fuetsch also talks about Network on Demand.
Poll: NFV Will Play a Major Role in Service Provider Transformation
Mike Robuck  
1/15/2016   24 comments
NFV garners the checkered flag in our poll about the technologies that service providers will mostly likely embrace over the next five years.
Telco Transformation Contest: Win $250!
Mike Robuck  
1/14/2016   37 comments
Tell us your customer experience management challenges -- the best entry wins a $250 gift card and a virtual hug.
SD-WAN Will Stay Hot in 2016
Mike Robuck  
1/14/2016   9 comments
Want proof? VeloCloud scores $27 million in Series C round.
Orange's Paillassot Banks on Groupama Move
The Digerati  
1/13/2016   8 comments
The deputy CEO of Orange's mobile banking business tells Telco Transformation why the French operator can pull off a move into the banking sector.
TWC's Cooper Updates Cable’s Energy 2020 Program
The Digerati  
1/11/2016   11 comments
SCTE's all-encompassing power and energy program resets the US cable industry.
A New Role for the Service Provider
Joseph Franell  
1/11/2016   28 comments
Telecom service providers are uniquely positioned to be the conveners of industry sectors, argues Eastern Oregon Telecom CEO Joseph Franell.
Telefónica's Diego Lopez on the 'Unica' Evolution
Telco Transformation Video  
1/7/2016   1 comment
Diego Lopez, senior technology expert at Telefónica, talks about the operator's Unica network transformation and how it is creating new business opportunities and enabling greater operational agility.
IoT Gears Up for Smart Cities, Cars
Mike Robuck  
1/7/2016   19 comments
After several years of hype, the Internet of Things is starting to gain traction in the real world with smart cities, but IoT is dividing mobile operators.
Vodafone Transforms Itself Through Customer Innovation
Mitch Wagner  
1/6/2016   11 comments
By working closely with customers, the telco changes its own business as well as theirs.
Mobile Data Service Transformation in Africa
Telco Transformation Video  
1/5/2016   1 comment
Telco Transformation Editor-in-Chief Iain Morris talks about the evolution of mobile services that's taking place in Africa.
Deutsche Telekom Courts Startups for IoT Spark
Iain Morris  
1/4/2016   24 comments
The German incumbent is out to prove it is an attractive partner for technology entrepreneurs as it looks to fuel the growth of its smart-home and B2B offerings.




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