Does the modern telecommunications CTIO know how to deliver a 5G digital revolution?

New ‘Redefining the CTIO: Essentials for the digital age’ report draws on data gathered at TM Forum’s global CTIO Summit and in-depth interviews with technology leaders across a variety of communication service providers over six months Single biggest challenge is the leadership required to move Operational Support Systems (OSS) to the cloud, with 5% in the cloud today and 50% expected to be there in three years DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ASIA, Kuala Lumper, Malaysia – November 13, 2018 – Despite a growing number of communications service providers (CSPs) converging CIO and…

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telent takes over Highways England contract after transition success

The £450m NRTS contract means telent has taken on all operational telecommunications services for Highways England Warwick, 18 October – telent Technology Services Ltd (telent), the UK’s leading mission-critical network solutions provider, has announced the successful transition of its contract to manage and transform Highways England’s road telecommunications network. The NRTS contract, worth almost half a billion pounds, will enable Highways England to transform its network and deliver the next generation of telecommunications services to meet the needs of the business and support development of future technologies such as 5G….

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TM Forum tracker: network transformation slow, despite being integral to digital transformation

Tracker reveals need for change in CSP/vendor relationships and importance of new talent for digital transformation success London, UK— 18 October 2018: TM Forum, the industry association driving digital transformation through collaboration, today released the results from its third bi-annual Digital Transformation Tracker (DTT). Conducted in the period June to August 2018, the global survey of more than 200 communications service providers (CSPs) and their technology suppliers tracks the progress of the telecoms industry’s digital transformation. The results show slower-than-expected progress towards network transformation, despite 44% of CSPs agreeing that…

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SCF and TEEMA Partner to Put 4G and 5G Small Cells at the Heart of Smart Cities

Forum and Taiwanese Government Association inked MOU and showcased use cases at Taipei event London, UK – 16th October 2018 – Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organization driving densification worldwide, has partnered with the Taiwanese Government’s Electric and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (TEEMA) for the latest in its series of regional workshops and summits. The bodies held an inaugural event, entitled 4G and 5G Small Cells for Smart Cities, aimed at understanding and capturing specific requirements that different regions have for small cells, and to feed these into globally aligned…

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Openet Surpasses Over One Trillion Telecoms Events a Day Using Microsoft’s Cloud

Cloud is integral to ensure real-time data growth for 5G and IoT Openet ready to meet increased telecoms network demand for security, privacy, AI integration, and automation as smart connected devices will exceed 50 billion globally in five years Dublin, Ireland – 20 September 2018 – Openet today announced that its Openet Data Fabric (ODF) has processed over a trillion events per day on the Microsoft Azure cloud demonstrating increased efficiency, security, and readiness for real-time data growth for telecoms networks. An event includes anything from calls, texts to data…

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Cenerva Leads The Way For Regulation Education Following Telecom Regulatory Master Classes Success

London, September 2018: Following excellent feedback for its Telecoms Regulatory Master Classes (TRMCs), international telecoms consultancy Cenerva Ltd has revealed its plans to expand and grow its education programme for both operators and regulators. This expansion for Cenerva, which has clients in more than 50 countries, follows the acquisition of the Interconnect Communications (ICC) Training/TRMC (Telecoms Regulatory Master Class) assets from InterConnect Communications Ltd. “We have had excellent feedback from our initial TRMCs run in Bath,” said H Sama Nwana, Managing Partner at Cenerva Ltd, “There was significant demand in…

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SatADSL and Marlink partner to expand worldwide coverage

Agreement will enable SatADSL to deliver its services globally while its Cloud-based Service Delivery Platform (C-SDP) will expand Marlink’s offerings Brussels, Belgium, and Paris, France, September 14, 2018 – SatADSL, a provider of professional VSAT services via satellite, and Marlink Group (Marlink) today announced a new partnership which will grow both companies’ offerings worldwide. Under the agreement, SatADSL will be able to link directly to Marlink’s Newtec Dialog® platform to provide high-bandwidth C- and Ku-band VSAT services across its coverage footprint. This will give SatADSL a global presence for the…

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The true cost of SIP downtime; what is the impact to your business?

London, 13 August 2018 – When your voice network goes down, it impacts every aspect of your business and has serious financial consequences. Service disruption interrupts staff ability to communicate and creates angry, frustrated customers that ultimately results in financial loss. The smartnumbers service from Resilient plc monitors every call and automatically routes them around disruption, such as a SIP network failure, so you can continue to answer your critical calls. The actual cost of a network outage will vary depending on your industry and the size of your organisation….

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Pace Telecom unveils expansion on its 25th anniversary

Expansion of product portfolio based on Centile’s unified communications platform High-tech offices officially launched by the Secretary of State for Wales Sophia Antipolis, France, July 10 2018 – Wrexham-based telecom service provider Pace Telecom has unveiled its new telecom services, based on the ISTRA cloud platform provided by Centile, one of Europe’s leading providers of Cloud PBX, unified communications and fixed mobile convergence for service providers and integrators. Pace Telecom gave the first public demonstration of the new services at its open day on July 9th, held at its remodelled…

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“Future of Broadband – Beyond Consumer Broadband” at the 23rd Annual Spectrum Summit

180 delegates from 28 countries worldwide attended Europe’s largest Annual Spectrum Summit, hosted by LS telcom in conjunction with PolicyTracker in Lichtenau / Baden Lichtenau/Baden, Germany – “Future of Broadband – Beyond Consumer Broadband” was the theme of the 23rd Annual Spectrum Summit concluding yesterday at LS telcom’s headquarters in Lichtenau/Baden Württemberg, Germany. The conference featured presentations and panel discussions on 5G services, new use cases and spectrum requirements for vertical markets, as well as the future of radio broadcasting in the light of 5G. The event attracted representatives and…

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