Chief Analyst Teresa Cottam explains why mobile giant Vodafone and British incumbent BT are both looking to the SME sector for growth.
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Telesperience Chief Analyst Teresa Cottam looks at the latest telco buzz word aimed at producing more revenue from the enterprise sector – verticalization.
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CSPs worldwide are excited about the opportunities presented by the rapid change taking place in the utilities market. While there has been much talk about M2M traffic, other opportunities have largely been ignored. by Telesperience Chief Analyst, Teresa Cottam
Categories: Telesperience billing, BSS, BSS/OSS, business models, charging, Cloud, connectivity, CSPs, customer notification, customer service, dynamic tariffing, fixed, M2M, mobile, OSS, pricing, QoS, revenue maximisation, revenue maximization, smart grid, smart home, smart meter, tariffing, utilities, wireless, wireline
As CSPs see flat-lining revenues in many areas, and fret about the effect of OTT services and rising data traffic on their revenues and profitability, there is one area of the market that is highly underserved – offering considerable growth potential. This is the small and medium-sized enterprise sector. Telesperience Chief Analyst Teresa Cottam reveals some of the results of our latest research programme in this area.
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VOSS’s Christopher May looks at opportunities for CSPs in the enterprise and SME markets, and reminds them what needs to be done to support UC services.
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Categories: Telesperience bring-your-own-device, BSS/OSS, Business, business support systems, BYOA, BYOD, Christopher May, Cloud, Cloud computing, Communication, data, email, Enterprise, fulfillment, fulfilment, mobile, operational support systems, policy control, SaaS, service innovation, SMB, SME, split bill, telecoms, unified communications, user profile, voice, VoIP, VOSS
Teresa Cottam looks at the nature of innovation and at a great new example of customer-centric innovation from LATAM.
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Teresa Cottam looks at how CSPs can maximise their revenues, and starts at the very top of the CSP.
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The rise of the machines is not just the tagline for a film, but it is also very much the future of mobile. In this article, FTS’s CEO Nir Asulin looks at the M2M opportunity.
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Ashley Bowen, a seasoned BSSOSS consultant, takes a look at recent events in the formulation of our digital future, and poses an important question about the interplay between standardisation and competition.
Categories: Telesperience Ashley Bowen, digital, EE, Everything Everywhere, Facebook, Google, Google Wallet, m-payment, Microsoft, mobile, O2, Olympics, Project Oscar, Regulation, regulator, standardisation, Three UK, Vodafone, walled garden, wireless