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posted in December 2015
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Russia's MTS Tackles OTT
Iain Morris  
12/30/2015   61 comments
Russia's biggest operator reckons RCS technology gives it a weapon to use against its web-scale rivals.
Transformative Times
Mike Robuck  
12/28/2015   15 comments
Digital transformation will be vital to operators' future prosperity.
My Transformation Road Trip
Slideshows  
12/23/2015   35 comments
I encountered a number of telco transformation stories on my trips around Europe during the latter part of 2015 and took some pics along the way.
African Telcos Feel the Venom of Viber
Iain Morris  
12/23/2015   12 comments
The growing appeal of Internet telephony and messaging applications leaves Africa's telcos in a quandary.
Tales of Telco Transformation
Iain Morris  
12/23/2015   8 comments
Telcos are facing a cataclysmic upheaval that will force them to overhaul their technologies, culture and business practices.
Telco Transformation: Setting the Scene
Telco Transformation Video  
12/22/2015   7 comments
Light Reading editors Iain Morris and Ray Le Maistre discuss some of the key issues that are driving telco transformation strategies.
Transformation Steps
Flash Poll  
12/18/2015   6 comments
Which of the following should a telco transform first?




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