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Virtualization: A Critical Capability for Service Provider Success in IoT, 5G & Beyond

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a huge opportunity for communications service providers (CSPs), because of the sheer scale of investment it will attract and the business impact it will have globally. This white paper looks at developments in the IoT landscape and the critical factors and obstacles that CSPs need to be aware of […]

Fiber networks: Faster payback means Better Connected

Enterprises are going digital, which is opening up a range of opportunities for operators to provide cloud services. However, only optical fiber networks can meet network requirements. What is the best strategy for minimizing costs and maximizing returns? Click here to read more  

Data Revelations – Nominum Data Science Security Report

From the front lines of the war on cybercrime, Nominum discovers new trends in ransomware, phishing, IoT-related threats and more. We analyzed 15.3 trillion DNS queries to produce this 46-page report that delves into the mind of a cybercriminal.

Huawei and Omantel will Deploy the First G fast in the Middle East

On July 3rd 2017, Huawei announced that Huawei will jointly deploy the first G.fast network in the Middle East with Omantel, a leading operator in Oman, at the ninth Huawei User Group Meeting. Huawei’s E2E G.fast solution boosts Omantel to construct ultra-broadband networks efficiently by reusing existing copper lines.  Click here to read more

Huawei and Openreach Test 25G/100G Symmetric PON Prototype Delivering Speeds of up to 100 Gb/s

Huawei and Openreach have tested a 25G/100G symmetric PON prototype to prepare for 5G speeds, as well as manage network demands from ultra-high definition (UHD) video and high-value enterprise leased lines. The technology will enable operators to increase speeds and bandwidth on existing network infrastructure, helping to future-proof their networks. Click here to read more

Five Forces in Commercialization of 5G Push the Rise of Trillion Yuan-Level Industries

Unlike any other industry, the communications industry needs to achieve a consensus on a global scale in order to set up a network that can be interconnected globally. The consensus involves the development of standards and specifications, the planning and use of spectrum frequencies, and the full cooperation of all parties in the industrial chain. […]

Telecoms.com’s 2017 Global Telecoms Awards Program is Now Open for Submissions, Recognising Telecoms Industry Excellence and Innovation

Telecoms.com’s 2017 Global Telecoms Awards Program is Now Open for Submissions, Recognising Telecoms Industry Excellence and Innovation Market-leading news portal for the global telecommunications sector Telecoms.com today announced the Global Telecoms Awards, the telecom industry’s most prestigious awards program, is open for nominations. Now in its 5th year, the Global Telecoms Awards, or GLOTELS for short, provides a broad […]

Carrier-Grade vBRAS: Key to the Cloud MAN

By Chen Chixin, ZTE Corporation In 2017, the wait-and-see period of NFV of the telecommunications industry comes to an end. NFV is substantively introduced. As the preferred scenario for the NFV transformation of fixed network services, the vBRAS separates the control plane from the forwarding plane to remedy the defects of traditional BRAS equipment, including […]

The State of Digital Transformation in Telecommunications

We conducted a survey of telecom operators to better understand which aspects of digital transformation are most important to them and where they are placing their investment “bets”. We asked them about the degree to which their organizations had already adopted technology and practices such as DevOps, Cloud and NFV. And we asked how they planned to address the OTT threat including aspects such as user data monetization (taking a leaf out of Facebook and Google’s book). In this report we present the results.

Intellectual Property – Empowering ZTE’s Growth

As telecommunications carriers across the world prepare to roll out next-generation 5G networks in the next couple of years, the proprietary Pre5G technology developed by ZTE Corporation is helping many mobile users in Asia and Europe who want an immediate performance upgrade, without changing their smartphones, right now. The award-winning Pre5G solution is the culmination […]

The business success of a Spanish MVNO-Simyo Wins ‘Most Innovative MVNO’ award at MVNO World Congress 2017

The business success of a Spanish MVNO – Simyo Wins ‘Most Innovative MVNO’ award at MVNO World Congress 2017 [Nice, France, 26th April, 2017] Simyo, Spain’s’ major MVNO, won ‘Most Innovative MVNO award’ at MVNO World Congress 2017. The ‘Most Innovative MVNO award’ is granted to these virtual operators that they have genuinely introduced innovation in […]

Delivering Superior Customer Experience at Teléfonica Deutschland

A key element in Teléfonica Deutschland Digital Transformation Journey Executive Summary Teléfonica has made customer experience a brand differentiator, with an ambition to grow the Teléfonica and O2 brands by delivering superior customer experiences that subscribers will not find elsewhere. However, despite spending millions on probing systems, the advent of encrypted Over-The-Top (OTT) aps has […]

Make video a success with Fixed Mobile Convergence

The boundaries between TV and mobile media are blurring as consumers increasingly expect ubiquitous video streaming on every device. While traditional Pay-TV operators, normally they own fixed only network, are focused on expanding their presence, operators are feeling the pressure to provide seamless video services for multi-screen and cross fixed mobile network. The evolution from a […]

Huawei Envision Ecosystem Help Operator Succeed in Video Service

Over the past 10 years, countless operators have adopted video as a core service to help improve user stickiness and increase their ARPU. During the same period, the video business has undergone a number of transformations including the migration to HD and now 4K content, the introduction of time shifting features, and most recently the explosion of OTT content […]

Digital Transformation Operator Survey Report

With tighter margins and the threat of declining ARPU the last thing service providers need is more revenue leakage. But according to the findings of a new telecoms.com and Openet operator survey, this is exactly the prospect facing many service providers. Download the results of this survey of 117 operators to find out more.

ZTE on Its Best Way to 5G

In 2016, ZTE was named as a leader for its 4G LTE solution in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for LTE Network Infrastructure report, its cloud networks were widely recognized in the industry, and its award-winning Pre5G was to go into commercial use. ZTE also kept ahead in its 5G research and tests. With significant improvements in […]

Smart cities: what are the opportunities for telcos?

There has been plenty made of the future market size of Internet of Things (IoT), and almost everyone in the telecoms industry is very familiar with numbers claiming “IoT will be worth billions by 2020”. However, it would be fair to say that the IoT market in general failed to capture the public’s imagination in […]

Tomorrow’s world – what is the future of telecoms?

In November 2016 Telecoms.com hosted a discussion as part of the AfricaCom trade show in Cape Town, South Africa. Hosted with Mahindra Comviva and Light Reading, the discussion featured involved two of the continent’s leading operators, Vodacom and Safaricom, who explored the latest major trends facing the industry. With relevance to the African market, but a broader theme applicable to the entire telecoms landscape, the discussion took the form of discussing digital transformation and the likely shape the next generation of business will take.

Data Revelations: Nominum Data Science Security Report

The new era of cyberthreats is a growing concern for most service providers especially since October 21st 2016, when a massive DDoS attack took down many popular web domains including Netflix and Twitter. We were quickly reminded how important DNS security is to every organization. This inaugural security report from Nominum Data Science comes from […]

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