Communications Service Providers (CSPs) are looking to virtualization as a means to enable innovation through the introduction of new services, creating an aggressive time-to-market strategy and as a way to stay ahead of the competition.
CSPs face a number of potential roadblocks which includes long cycle to get to market due to manual operations and rigid traditional backoffice systems; high maintenance costs for network operations and integration; the lack of a single point of responsibility and expertise; and an overall lack of knowledge and standards in the industry.
Cellcom Israel has deployed RAD’s award-winning Service Assured Access (SAA) solutions to boost service quality for its customers.
Cellcom Israel is the largest mobile operator in Israel and also offers fixed-line services. Cellcom Israel has chosen RAD’s performance monitoring overlay solution as an add-on to its existing network to constantly monitor service performance and solve issues before they turn into problems that affect its customers. This allows Cellcom Israel to identify and segment performance degradation for mobile and IPTV services.
3Cinteractive (3C), a leading provider of mobile technology enablement and marketing services, announced today it is working with the GSMA on developing guidelines for enterprise messaging for the next-generation communications platform known as Rich Communications Services (RCS). This advanced communications service, currently being deployed by major carriers globally, will greatly enhance the messaging experience for both consumers and businesses.
Semtech Corporation a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced the addition of GPS-free geolocation capability to its LoRa wireless RF solution for Internet of Things (IoT) applications at Mobile World Congress Shanghai. The added feature is compatible with all existing LoRaWAN end nodes and the version two LoRaWAN gateway infrastructure reference design announced by Semtech earlier this year.
There are many constituents within the FinTech Ecosystem including Digital Payments providers, Business Finance companies, and Consumer Finance providers.
BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider, announces the company is adding Financial Cloud to its service portfolio to provide a unique and fully-integrated low latency network and cloud offering specifically engineered for the global financial community. The build will include the key FX marketplaces of London, New York and Tokyo with a presence in Equinix LD4, NY4 and TY3. The project will initially focus on LD4, with the plan to be fully functioning in Q4 2016.
The window is closing for banks to leverage their data to get ahead in digital services, says new report from Predictive Analytics Working Group
Banks and financial institutions that are not yet engaged with Predictive Analytics need to begin their journey today if they are to maintain future competitiveness in digital services. This is the view expressed by the Predictive Analytics Working Group at Mobey Forum, in its inaugural report entitled ‘Predictive Analytics in the Financial Industry – The Art of What, How and Why’.
The requirement to close the connectivity gap – through cellular penetration and increasing demand for mobile broadband services – is driving mobile network operators (MNOs) to upgrade network infrastructures.
The challenge is finding a solution that cost-effectively expands networks to enable delivery of affordable services for end users today – while at the same time building infrastructure flexibility that can scale to address the potentially explosive demands in the future.
Inventergy Global, Inc. an intellectual property licensing company, announced today that it has received patent grants and notices of allowance (indicating that a patent application qualifies for a patent) for a total of 23 patents. These previously pending patent applications include 15 patents in five families of the IMS/VoIP (IP Multimedia Subsystems/Voice over IP) portfolios originally purchased from Nokia and Huawei and eight patents in three families included in the Mobile Broadband portfolio originally purchased from Panasonic.
Ekinops, a leading supplier of next-generation optical network equipment, is introducing a new flexible rate transponder/muxponder line which allows network operators to quickly and easily double their transport capacity.
Using an advanced digital signal processor (DSP) combined with Ekinops’ enhanced T-Chip (Transport-on-a-Chip) technology to support both DP-QPSK and 16QAM modulation formats on a single line card, Ekinops is able to deliver a low-cost, programmable 400G solution.
Geo IoT is anticipated to move well beyond simply the ability to determine proximity for commerce and various retail applications. Longer term, presence detection and location determination will be a critical aspect of IoT privacy, security, and preference management for both consumer and industrial applications.
Analysis of the DAS market, including carrier WiFi, small cells, and SON, and the leading companies in the DAS ecosystem and their solutions. The report also includes evaluation of market drivers, challenges, and provides forecasts for 2016 to 2021.
Comprehensive coverage of NGN OSS/BSS including opportunities within Big Data and IoT, analysis of the drivers and issues related to the technical and business aspects of OSS/BSS, deployments and operations issues, and quantitative analysis with forecasts for anticipated growth through 2021.