Go!Foton at ANGA COM: “Taking short-cuts with your network infrastructure will only come back to haunt you”

VP and GM, Michel Zammit, discusses the importance of building networks from the ground up with the future in mind Cologne, 12 June 2018 – The concept of achieving a complete, high-density fiber management infrastructure may seem like a daunting task for many operators, however Michael Zammit, VP and GM of Go!Foton Corporation, global leaders in innovative fiber connectivity solutions, believes that it is imperative to start off on the right foot and future-proof your network now, to avoid headache and heartache in the future. “Operators must evolve their network…

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ANGA COM 2018: Iskratel warns operators – “Beware of the low-capex trap”

Cologne, Germany, 12 June 2018 – As operators look to cut their costs, Iskratel’s Strategy and Business Development Director has today cautioned them against simply looking at the price tag of equipment, warning that cheaper items could end up costing between 300% and 800% more than the initial capex saving. Speaking on the opening day of ANGA COM, Janez Öri highlighted how operators could find themselves locked-in and left behind with inferior, non-upgradable technology if they buy cheap, thus missing out on introducing new revenue-generating services. Instead, he recommended investing…

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Buying bespoke solutions can cut operators’ OpEx by up to 70%, says Iskratel

Cologne, Germany, Ljubljana, Slovenia and Poilley, France, 10 April 2018 – Operators should avoid blindly implementing off-the-shelf automation solutions if they want to see significant reductions in their Operational Expense (OpEx), Iskratel’s CTO warned today. According to Damjan Slapar, operators looking to virtualise their networks can increase savings by up to 70% by working with vendors to create and deploy tailor-made solutions which not only keep ongoing costs to a minimum, but also future-proof infrastructures against rising consumer demand. “In the midst of the changing industry landscape, operators need guidance,…

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You can’t have ultra-broadband without ‘and’, says Nokia Fixed Networks head

Nokia’s president of Fixed Networks calls for operators to embrace the ‘power of and’ to deliver new era of connectivity October 25, 2017 Berlin, Germany – Operators need to take a holistic approach to their network and embrace the ‘power of and’ if they are to meet rising customer demand, improve scalability and reduce network complexity, Nokia’s president of Fixed Networks said today. Speaking during a keynote conference session at Broadband World Forum, Federico Guillén told the packed conference session there is no single technology or access mode which will…

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Rethink business models or face falling behind, Iskratel tells operators

The Hague, The Netherlands, 12 October 2017 – Operators need to update their business models to offer services for new vertical industries through digital transformation to keep up with the pace of a rapidly evolving market, Iskratel’s CTO said today. Presenting a keynote – titled ‘Building rock-solid cloud solutions on a non-consolidated foundation’ – at SDN NFV World Congress, in The Hague, Damjan Slapar said delivery of this digital transformation would also need to be significantly different to how new network equipment had been installed in the past. The shifting…

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SpatialBuzz launches mobile measurements tool for mobile network operators

Innovative and unique CEM solution to proactively improve customer satisfaction levels and will be deployed for 2.5 million customers by Q2 2017 Guildford, UK: 8 May 2017 – A new handset measurements capability has today been launched by cloud-based customer experience analytics and service monitoring specialist, SpatialBuzz. The solution helps mobile network operators (MNOs) to identify customers receiving poor service levels by collecting radio related measurement data in real-time. By Q2 2017, 2.5 million consumers are set to benefit from the new solution. Using a unique set of algorithms, the…

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