Next-Generation Business Models News
September 10, 2015
Microsoft acquired VoloMetrix to mine Office 365 data for better intelligence on employee productivity.
May 06, 2015
The choice of sales veteran Chuck Robbins to replace retiring Cisco CEO John Chambers points to continuity in product development.
March 11, 2015
In telecom news, IDT Telecom is the first U.S. carrier to directly connect to Cuba after the FCC approved its Cuba telecom deal; meanwhile a new TechTarget survey found differences in SDN implementations by region.
February 25, 2015
The 5G technology standard is under development as the Internet of Things and an increasing number of mobile users create demand for next-generation wireless infrastructure.
Next-Generation Business Models Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
SDN is making its way to the edge of the wide area network. But just what is SD-WAN, and who should consider it? Networking expert Lee Doyle explains. Continue Reading
To increase revenue with context-aware services, carriers can add on to location-based services, then offer advanced in-context services from there. Continue Reading
To enable legal voice call interception in the world of VoIP, service operators need to find a way to gain accurate user identity and authentication. Continue Reading
Evaluate Next-Generation Business Models Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Networking expert and SDN enthusiast Patrick Hubbard plays devil's advocate, arguing against SDN implementation and exploring why it may be a bad idea. Continue Reading
Networking professionals have to be able to explain the value of technology in business terms to win board approval. Find out how to talk business-speak. Continue Reading
Carriers sit on a goldmine of user data that could launch context-aware services, but they must review regulatory and compliance issues carefully. Continue Reading
Manage Next-Generation Business Models
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Many new technologies are driving the need for IPv6 deployment, and the Internet of Things may be the biggest driver. IPv6 expert Ciprian Popoviciu explains why the Internet of Things is speeding up the need for enterprises to make the transition. Continue Reading
FCC Net neutrality rules may be eliminated, allowing carriers to charge for priority services, but that may have long-term challenges, too. Continue Reading
Service providers need to establish a strong return on investment (ROI) as they build out their converged IP networks. Creating a network transformation plan will enable service providers to maximize the value offered by next-generation networks. ... Continue Reading
Problem Solve Next-Generation Business Models Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Going from PSTN to VoIP services, this two-part series looks at the evolution of voice and its challenges, from enabling 911 to user identification. Continue Reading
Cloud storage solutions should be positioned as a business data insurance policy, not a cheap storage solution that can increase business survivability and garner better rates. Continue Reading
ACG Research selected seven cloud service providers that have the right cloud architecture, technology and services to assure customers about a move to cloud services. Continue Reading