Legacy telco billing systems are restricting the digital evolution of communications service providers (CSPs), a new report has found. As customer demand for new digital services continues to grow, CSPs need to evolve to become digital service providers (DSPs). Yet legacy systems are unable to respond to increased requests for digital services resulting in lost opportunities, missed commitments and unmet financial objectives for operators. This creates a significant negative impact, as service providers struggle to respond to rapidly changing market needs.
Social networks have become a major force in our lives and customers are increasingly using it to communicate with their communication service providers (CSPs). Customers who post service problems on Facebook and Twitter expect their CSP to respond within 30 minutes.
Starhome Mach, has announced the signing of an agreement with the SAP® Mobile Services division aimed at delivering solutions in the LTE roaming space.
London, UK. February 24, 2015 -- At its pre-Mobile World Congress briefing for analysts and media held in London, Huawei outlined its new 4.5G strategy and supporting technologies. As Jeremy Cowan reports, the China-based vendor wants to enable operators to find new revenues built on existing networks.
Ericsson has agreed to to acquire the assets of TimelessMIND, a Canada-based consulting and systems integration company specialising in operations and business support systems (OSS/BSS). Approximately 30 employees and consultants – based in Canada and India – are expected to join Ericsson.
The recent emergence of encrypted video traffic can now be tamed, thanks to a breakthrough by Opera’s Rocket Optimizer mobile video optimisation solution, Opera Software has announced.
Mobile and digital channels can no longer be ignored by businesses, and that includes the financial sector. Smartphones and other mobile devices have changed the way people shop, communicate and pay. As the number of sensitive data-based transactions increases, the need for secure and trustworthy communication is more crucial than ever. In response, Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) is launching Convego® CloudPay, a mobile cloud payment service compliant with the specifications of the major international payment schemes, at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. A live demo of the solution is planned for the exhibition in hall 7 at stand 7A41.
In less than a year, Orga Systems has deployed its GOLD Convergent Charging and Billing (GOLD CCB) product and a new Siebel CRM system at Wataniya Mobile, a Palestinian operator that is part of the Ooredoo group.
Allot Communications has launched Allot SmartEngage, a system designed to help mobile service providers to enhance and better monetise their engagement with their subscribers. The Allot SmartEngage offering is available immediately.
Varonis Systems, Inc. announced important enhancements and new capabilities for Varonis DatAdvantage, Varonis DataPrivilege, and the Varonis IDU Classification Framework.
Telekom Austria Group’s Serbian subsidiary, Vip mobile, has demonstrated a fully virtualised stack in a commercial network. The showcase demonstration included virtualised Evolved Packet Core (EPC) by Connectem, Metaswitch´s Project Clearwater, an open-source IP Mulitmeida Subsystem (IMS) core, and virtualised VoLTE application server by OpenCloud.
Vodafone Ireland has today announced details of its partnership with Ryanair, Europe’s largest airline, to provide 95 per cent of the carrier’s telecoms, machine to machine and communications needs. The agreement will facilitate Ryanair’s teams including pilots and cabin crew with up to the minute information, improving the overall customer experience within the airline.