Business Issues ARPU and ROI
- November 17, 2008
The economic meltdown that is interrupting a new technology spending cycle will also create telecom industry winners that could change the provider and vendor market landscape forever, a new economic forecast says.
- November 10, 2008
While trying to figure out how to drive more average revenue per user (ARPU) from networks increasingly converged on IP, telecom service providers now have to...
- October 16, 2008
With sound strategies, carriers can come out on top, even in the economic downturn.
- September 11, 2008
Alcatel-Lucent claims its 5130 Geographic Messaging Services Platform (GMSP) will enable wireless providers to monetize location-based services in an easy and reliable manner.
- August 14, 2008
Poor practices in telecom worker safety can have tragic consequences. The right tools coupled with the proper training can help telecoms protect their employees.
- July 08, 2008
By simplifying branch office networks, managed multi-service gateways are gaining traction and giving service providers new revenue opportunity.
- April 25, 2008
Qwest rolled out two high-speed, fiber-based Internet services, but plans for IPTV to go with them aren't on the roadmap yet.
- April 24, 2008
IPTV won't completely change the television game anytime soon, but it puts telecoms in a strong competitive position as they seek to broaden their portfolios.
- March 25, 2008
A new tool from Xangati helped EATEL cut customer service trips and call times by letting level 1 help-desk agents peek into customer connections.
- February 26, 2008
Net Neutrality legislation, stymied for years by lobbying efforts, returns to Congress' agenda. Barring a major shift in political ends, however, it's unlikely to go far in the next year.
- February 26, 2008
The telecommunications and enterprise networking industries are expected to see steady growth in both services and equipment through 2011, according to a new Telecommunications Industry Association market report, thanks to IP, broadband and wireless.
- January 10, 2008
Cisco's green guru Paul Marcoux leads the company in cutting costs by being more earth friendly.
- December 20, 2007
We looked for the 5 most popular topics on SearchTelecom this year, and here are our readers' favorites.
- December 17, 2007
Cisco is paying attention to the fact that consumer use of technology is now driving network development rather than the enterprise, and shifting its focus accordingly.
- December 05, 2007
Telecoms need to target the most profitable markets with femtocells while avoiding service cannibalization, and stop focusing on them as cost cutters.