If we were to take a rightsourcing approach using NSM (network and system management) to make internal operations more effective we would not need to outsource our network

  • Agree (38%, 13 Votes)
  • Neither agree nor disagree (32%, 11 Votes)
  • Disagree (12%, 4 Votes)
  • Strongly agree (12%, 4 Votes)
  • Strongly disagree (6%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 34

Some networks see quality of experience as a strong competitive advantage and differentiator – and those networks tend not to outsource

  • Agree (54%, 21 Votes)
  • Stongly agree (21%, 8 Votes)
  • Disagree (13%, 5 Votes)
  • Neither agree nor disagree (10%, 4 Votes)
  • Strongly disagree (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 39

What is the main value of automation in an optical network?

  • Lower cost (opex/capex) (47%, 9 Votes)
  • Network survivability (42%, 8 Votes)
  • Mesh restoration capability (11%, 2 Votes)
  • To lower router infrastructure costs (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 19

Does the Orange/T-Mobile merger threaten market competition in the UK?

  • Yes (51%, 175 Votes)
  • No (49%, 171 Votes)

Total Voters: 346

Which handset platform will lead in terms of sales by 2013?

  • Android (41%, 61 Votes)
  • Apple (21%, 31 Votes)
  • Symbian (17%, 26 Votes)
  • Another Linux flavour (7%, 11 Votes)
  • Windows Mobile (7%, 11 Votes)
  • RIM (5%, 8 Votes)
  • Palm (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 149


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