Mobile World Congress 2016 - Reflections

by Keith Brody Mar 16, 2016

Looking Back on Barcelona 2016

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Toward Barcelona: More Messi But Less Messy

by Keith Brody Feb 19, 2016

In the last blog, written as those of us in telco head towards Barcelona for Mobile World Congress, I drew parallells between Barcelona’s football team and issues in data integration (no small feat, some have said!)  Continuing on that theme but broadening it somewhat, I think there’s another football metaphor that explains the role of data integration in telco rather well.

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Towards Barcelona: Lionel Messi meets NFV

by Keith Brody Feb 17, 2016

As if Mobile World Congress weren’t reason enough to focus on Barcelona, I found myself spending yesterday evening idly watching the city’s (very good) football team strut its stuff on the television. I don’t think I’m sticking my neck out in saying they’re the best in the world by a rather comfortable distance. Anyway, I thought their performance last night was somewhat analgous to that of our communications industry which, on the eve of MWC, seems an appropriate comparison.

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2016/2017 Big Years for OSS Mediation: Elaborating on What I Think Lies Ahead

by Ola Billinger Dec 17, 2015

I was recently asked for my predictions about what the future will hold for OSS Mediation technology.  I thought this would be a good opportunity to elaborate on my predictions for readers specifically involved in Operational Support questions.

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The Joy of Six! 6 Wins From OSS MEDIATION

by Ola Billinger Nov 25, 2015

Let’s keep it simple. In this blog we’ll look at 6 wins that OSS mediation delivers or at least six areas where leveraging an OSS Mediation product will make an impact on the telco’s business.

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OSS MEDIATION: Fashionable? Yes, Really...

by Ola Billinger Nov 17, 2015

The analyst firm, Stratecast, makes the case that OSS and BSS are traditionally undervalued compared to network infrastructure when it comes to the success of new telco implementations, whether those be new technology architectures or new services. Anyone who works in “the telco back office” probably wouldn’t argue with this contention!

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Virtualization and the OSS Network: Who’s Making it Work?

by Ola Billinger Oct 23, 2015

You can’t go far in the telco industry these days before you run headlong into the discussion about Virtualization.  Event calendars and media outlets are dominated by SDN and NFV.

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From Microcode to Matrix, and the death of all tangibles.

by Magnus Hyttsten Apr 03, 2013

That old rogue and visionary Andy Warhol once remarked: ““They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” Let’s hope he was right.

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