Openwave Mobility 2018 Predictions – The Fightback Begins: Mobile Operators to Tackle HD, Encryption, NFV Realities and Security

REDWOOD CITY, California, 14 December 2017 – Openwave Mobility, the market leader in mobile data traffic management solutions, today released its predictions for 2018. The forecasts are based on two major pieces of analysis from Openwave Mobility in 2017. The Mobile Video Index (MVI) is based on live data gathered from over 30 global mobile operators and summarizes the state of play in mobile video. The NFV Playbook was based on NFV trials and deployments with insight from leading industry analysts. 2018 could be make or break for operator QoE…

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XIUS Enables Toka’s MVNO Operations in Mexico

Mexico, November 23, 2017: XIUS, a global leader in mobile technology has been selected by Toka, a company specializing in electronic payment solutions to launch Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) services through the brand Tokamóvil in Mexico. Toka will operate its MVNO on Telefonica Movistar’s network. According to Lilián Somohano, Director – Commercial Relations, “Toka’s emphasis has always been on creating a personalized experience for all our customers. XIUS is renowned to have enabled MVNOs globally with independent control to design and create customized plans. We are confident that XIUS’…

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Phasor Secures $16M Equity Funding Round

Strategic and Financial Investors join current Shareholders in oversubscribed financing round Washington D.C., October 30, 2017: Phasor Inc., the leading developer of commercial, phased array antenna systems for the growing wideband mobile broadband market, announced today that it has raised $16 million from a group of leading satellite communications mobility companies, financial investors and shareholders. This B-Round funding, which closed this summer, allows Phasor to advance commercialization of its first electronically steered antenna products, and to further develop next generation technologies for commercial passenger vehicles and the satellite operators and…

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Capitec Bank presents digitalization case study at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017

World’s best retail bank details its journey to mobile-first success using Entersekt technology Egham, UK, 25 October, 2017 – Capitec Bank, a fast-growing South African retail bank, will give audience members at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 in Barcelona, Spain a look into its digital journey to becoming the best retail bank in the world as rated by the Lafferty Group, in a presentation sponsored by Entersekt. Michael Swart, head of delivery channels at Capitec Bank, will present its story as a case study, sharing lessons learned in successfully implementing a…

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European Commission publishes study by LS telcom on spectrum assignment in the EU with a view to future 5G services

London, UK, Lichtenau/Baden, Germany, 23rd October 2017 – LS telcom today announces the publication by the European Commission of the “Study on Spectrum Assignment in the European Union”. The report, written by LS telcom together with PolicyTracker and VVA, examines the approaches used by EU Member States for authorizing and assigning spectrum with a view to determining which methods might be most appropriate in the context of future 5G services and the development of industrial sectors, so called vertical markets, in the European Union. “This study will inform regulators, operators…

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IoT experts and stakeholders drive interoperable standards-based adoption at oneM2M India Industry Day

Global collaborations to tackle IoT obstacles and advance mass scale deployments Bangalore, India, 10 October 2017: Industry-wide collaboration will be the driving force behind a global adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT), according to leading IoT organisations and stakeholders who gathered in Bengaluru, India at the third oneM2M Industry Day, which was hosted by Telecommunications Standards Development Society India (TSDSI) in September. The conference engaged global and Indian organisations in discussions about how a standards-based approach is crucial for interoperability and how such an approach will help to accelerate…

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When will Exponential Mobile Growth Stop?

London, UK, Lichtenau/Baden, Germany, 10th October 2017 – LS telcom today announces the publication of a report entitled “When will exponential mobile growth stop?” Richard Womersley, Director Spectrum Consulting of LS telcom, explained the rationale for the study, “Exponential growth cannot continue indefinitely as the result would be that whatever is growing will eventually reach an infinite size. We wanted to examine more closely how future mobile data traffic will really evolve and whether current estimates of continuing exponential growth until at least 2030 are valid, in order to inform…

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NFV Playbook from Openwave Mobility Summarizes Lessons Learnt from NFV Deployments

As NFV spending reaches $38 billion – some mobile operators are experiencing teething problems SDN NFV WORLD CONGRESS, THE HAGUE & REDWOOD CITY, CA – October 10, 2017 – Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize mobile traffic, has today launched “The NFV Playbook”, the definitive, practical guide for mobile operators deploying NFV on their network. Available exclusively to mobile operators, the e-book includes insight from key industry analysts and observations based on 18 months of live NFV trials. The NFV Playbook was developed in response…

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Small Cell Forum Boosts Membership to Accelerate Progress on Path to 5G

Momentum continues to grow for SCF’s work in enabling the digitized enterprise, densification and lighting the path to 5G London, 9th October 2017 – Small Cell Forum (SCF) has welcomed nine new members from across the wireless and Internet ecosystems, further expanding its breadth of expertise – especially in key Asian markets – and strengthening its efforts in laying the groundwork for robust and interoperable 5G networks. The Forum’s new members are: Ciena, Druid, Fastback Networks, InCoax, NextNav, Plasma Antennas, Raycap, Shenzen Gongjin Electronics Co and Technicolor. As networks continue…

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Openwave Mobility delivers Outstanding QoE for Zain Saudi Arabia with NFV-based Mobile Traffic Management

With Openwave Mobility’s solution, Zain can seamlessly manage the rising levels of encrypted traffic on the network REDWOOD CITY, California – October 4, 2017 – Openwave Mobility, the market leader in mobile data traffic management solutions, today announced that it has deployed an NFV-based mobile data traffic management solution for Zain Saudi Arabia (Zain KSA). The virtualized solution enables Zain KSA to manage and monetize encrypted data including streaming videos and delivers outstanding subscriber Quality of Experience (QoE). This is the latest in a series of successful deployments by Openwave…

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