In this month’s round up of industry news, issues and updates, we feature wireless roaming regulations, highlights from TM Forum’s annual Management World Americas conference in Orlando, and the expansion of small cell backhaul.
Archive for December, 2012
Analysts Patrick Kelly and Anil Rao of Analysys Mason recently hosted a webinar about the service assurance segment of telecoms software, during which they examined the current and future state of the market, addressed the challenges facing communications service providers (CSPs) and recommended the drivers spurring future growth.
Last month at Light Reading’s Ethernet Expo, I was invited to speak with Stan Hubbard of Heavy Reading about the current challenges and opportunities that Carrier Ethernet service providers are faced with today. We covered a lot of ground, including the expansion of the technology’s usage into the enterprise, the disconnect surrounding the importance of performance reporting and how service quality visualization is impacting the customer experience.
Here we are on the last day of Management World Americas 2012 (I am always amazed by how quickly the days pass at large conferences!). Looking back at the takeaways from this week, it is clear that the digital world is growing more rapidly than we ever could have imagined.
This week marks TM Forum’s annual conference in Orlando, Management World Americas. This year, the event examines digital services (including how to enable, assure and bill for them), customer experience management and many other issues associated with the ever-changing connected world.