Dov Bar-Gera, CEO of YooMee, explains why his company is going straight to 4G in sub-Saharan Africa and reflects on the LTE panel he participated at AfricaCom 2014.
Mikko Lavanti, Chief Customer Officer at optical networking company Coriant, discusses his company’s history and its key strategies going forward.
Stuart Benington, Vice President of the SDN and Cloud Business Unit at Coriant, explains why SDN is key to Coriant’s business and describes Coriant’s product portfolio in that segment.
Todd Antes of Qualcomm Atheros talks Smart Home at Broadband World Forum 2014, including 802.11ac wifi featuring multi-user MIMO, which is designed to crack the problem of router overloading.
Hugh talks us through the Broadband World Forum discussion panel he participated in, in which he outlined how Telstra services its enterprise customers across the globe.
Deniz explains Turkcell’s role in the Disruptive Innovation showcase at Broadband World Forum 2014 at which he is focusing on serving the wholesale customer.
Alphonzo discusses its keynote at Broadband World Forum 2014 in which he asked how to extend connectivity to more remote, low-income, under-developed communities
Dennis explains why the National Broadband Network is such a controversial topic in Australia, and explores the reasons behind recent changes in strategy.
Berit tells us about the Broadband World Forum 2014 panel discussion she participated in, which explored the challenges associated with cross-border mobile communications.
Telecom test and service assurance specialist Exfo speaks to Telecoms.com at Broadband World Forum 2014. At a demonstration of multi-vendor vectoring, we also hear from Telebyte, Alcatel Lucent and ADB about how the companies have collaborated on this technology.
Li Ming, Vice President for Europe at ZTE Corporation, talks to Telecoms.com Editor Scott Bicheno at the recent Broadband World Forum event about ZTE’s “simple is best” product strategy. Li Ming expands on some of the developments ZTE has been discussing at the show, including the introduction of SDN to IP RAN and the integration of XG-PON with G.fast to bring 1Gbps to traditional copper lines.
Mark Windle, Head of Marketing at operator solution provider OpenCloud, speaks about the challenges and opportunities presented by the move to an all-IP world. He explains that operators will need to go beyond just standard VoLTE if they want to differentiate their offering and that having the right infrastructure in place will be crucial to maintaining competitiveness in the all-IP era.
Ilkka Aura, Chief Commercial Officer at telecom IT solutions provider Tecnotree, speaks about how Communication Service Providers can prepare themselves for the explosion of digital services. He also discusses the role that Business Support Systems play in the transformation to digital marketplaces , and how Tecnotree can help in the transition.
Brian Jurutka, Senior Vice President, Telecoms at comScore, talks to Telecoms.com TV at TM World Forum 2014 about comScore’s role in helping companies understand and monetise digital consumer relationships. Specific to mobile operators, he believes one of their biggest challenges lies in competing with OTT players in an environment where operator’s activities are usually more heavily regulated than the OTT companies they’re trying to compete with.
Mark Slinger, Head of Product at Systems Mechanics, talks to Telecoms.com at TM Forum Live! 2014 about how operators can reduce their tools and infrastructure footprint by using one consolidated real-time, big data platform capable of capturing data to any scale, from any source or type and visualising a correlated picture in one place.
Thomas Vasen, VP for Product Management and Marketing at Digitalroute talks to Telecoms.com about ‘Horizontal Mediation’, the firm’s approach to the extraction of network and customer data and the use of this data to drive a range of operational improvements, including improved customer experience and reduced churn, and create new revenue opportunities.
Christian von Hammel-Bonten, EVP Telecommunications at Wirecard, talks to Telecoms.com at MWC2014 about payment acceptance and processing and the adoption of NFC and the challenges ahead.
Ann Cairns, President of International Markets at MasterCard, talks to Banking Technology at MWC2014 about the growth of electronic payments to reach unbanked customers in emerging markets.
Milan Gauder, Group Head of Emerging Payments, Europe at MasterCard, talks to Banking Tech at MWC2014 about mobile payments incorporating NFC and in-app payments. Both technologies have the opportunity to revolutionise commerce, he says.
Eddie Moyce, Chief Customer Experience Officer for MTN South Africa, and Jim Beattie, Regional General Manager MEA at WDS talk about the increasing complexity of products and devices and the challenges involved in ensuring every customer has the optimal experience.