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Platforms-as-a-Service to Enable the IoT
By: Brendan O'Brien

Brendan O'Brien

No matter what enterprise industry you’re in, it’s likely that somewhere between the water cooler and the boardroom you’ve caught wind an IoT initiative that’s underway. Your organization might be in the highly visible minority that’s actually made material progress toward an IoT strategy, but for most companies, a fully […]

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MWC17 Survey: 5G Will Require Replacement of Legacy OSS/BSS Systems
By: Owen Ray

Owen Ray

It is something of a battle cry at Aria that legacy OSS/BSS back-office systems can slow down business. The Mobile World Live (MWL) survey unveiled at Mobile World Congress this week highlights this pain point. In a study involving about 1,000 key decision makers from across the mobile ecosystem, 66 […]

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5 Ways CSPs Can Personalize Customer Service
By: Parker Trewin

Parker Trewin

If you’ve ever dealt with your local cable, internet, or phone company, then you won’t be surprised to learn that these Communication Service Providers (CSPs) aren’t known for excellent customer service. However, you may be taken aback by the depth of the problem. The Temkin Group reported in 2015 that […]

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2017 Opportunities for CSPs, 5G, and Connected Vehicles
By: Brendan O'Brien

Brendan O'Brien

2017 could be a year of great opportunities for communications service providers (CSPs) or it could be the year that they truly fall behind. We have said time and time again that CSPs must become Digital Service Providers in order to remain competitive, and with a tidal wave of IoT-related […]

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Backing the Right Horses in the Race to 5G Revenue
By: Sean Kirk

Sean Kirk

Speed. It’s one of the defining attributes of the Internet of Things (IoT). 5G, or fifth generation wireless, will make 4G LTE look like a worn-out old nag when it trots out its warp speed connections between billions of smart objects and devices. For communications service providers (CSPs) that provide […]

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Three Ways CSPs Can Monetize IoT
By: Brendan O'Brien

Brendan O'Brien

For communications service providers reeling from losses in their traditional lines of business, the Internet of Things provides tantalizing opportunities to reverse their fortunes. At first glance, you’d think monetizing IoT would be a slam-dunk for the comms industry. After all, they control the networks that IoT devices must traverse. […]

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Verizon Acquires Yahoo! to Grab More Content Revenue
By: Owen Ray

Owen Ray

The telecom industry is so rapidly transforming that we’ll soon have to stop calling them “telecoms”. Verizon’s acquisition of Yahoo!, and just 14 months earlier, AOL, shows us the content and services-driven direction that telecoms are taking to find new revenue streams. In an age where providers are experiencing precipitous […]

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Will Carrier-Grade WiFi be a Hit for Cable Companies?
By: Sean Kirk

Sean Kirk

  We have been talking a lot about the communications industry moving toward providing more services and focusing less on the connections. But without faster and more reliable network access, there will be no way to provide said services. To solve this conundrum and complete their quest to recover recurring […]

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Will the TV Network Die in the Netflix Age?
By: Owen Ray

Owen Ray

On a traditional TV network, you can’t binge watch shows. There’s commercials. It’s not on demand. You can’t search for content. The old TV network channel does not have a lot going for it when it comes to satisfying the modern media consumer. Digital Service Providers (DSPs) like Netflix and […]

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Best-of-Breed Systems Adopted More by Telcos
By: Owen Ray

Owen Ray

This beautiful mutt is the result of mixing a dozen different breeds. His hybrid makes him healthy and well-tempered with a longer lifespan than his purebred contemporaries. He’s a good boy! Going with a “best-of-breed” business system over a purebred, or “best-of-suite” system can give you similar results. You get […]

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