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Could you be the next “Uber” of… wholesale voice?

The wholesale communications industry has reached a tipping point. Once worth hundreds of billions, traditional communications service revenues are officially in decline – and wholesale carriers are feeling the pressure to recoup these losses.

13 May 2019 | Christian Michaud

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    After a decade of development, SMART Cables are headed to sea

    24 May 2019 | Preston Thomas

    At the recent 7th Workshop on SMART cables, held April 12 in New Orleans, the presenters each reinforced an exciting conclusion: After nearly a decade of development, dual-purpose telecom/science cables are crossing the threshold from concept to reality.

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    Why Enterprises are joining IXPs as part of their digital transformation strategy

    20 May 2019 | Delphine Masciopinto

    For most corporate enterprises, the pursuit of digital transformation is driven by the need to continuously improve operational agility and efficiency so that they can better serve existing customers and open-up new opportunities for growth.

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    Could you be the next “Uber” of… wholesale voice?

    13 May 2019 | Christian Michaud

    The wholesale communications industry has reached a tipping point. Once worth hundreds of billions, traditional communications service revenues are officially in decline – and wholesale carriers are feeling the pressure to recoup these losses.

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    The Softwareisation of Everything

    06 May 2019 | Mattias Fridström

    “Software is eating the world.” Marc Andreesen’s often-quoted phrase, which was originally published in 2011, is still true today.

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    How is cloud driving modern digitalisation within enterprise communications?

    23 April 2019 | Al Castle

    Due to the rapid pace of technology updates and innovations, the way enterprises are communicating with customers is evolving. Both the rules for businesses and expectations from customers have changed.

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    Are we there yet? Industry sees 5G on the horizon

    15 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray

    When people have been talking about 5G for so long it’s hard to recognise that the biggest innovation in the industry is almost here. It’s not a reality yet – the early examples are really proofs of concept – but it’s coming, as Claudia Nemat, Deutsche Telekom’s board member for technology and innovation, says.

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    Unify your clouds with SD-WAN 2.0

    01 April 2019 | Patrick McCabe

    The adoption of the cloud by enterprise IT departments has been uneven. There are several ways that enterprises use cloud services, but the different approaches often relate less to an overall strategic vision than to opportunistic decisions made over time.

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    Striking a gender balance is not just doing the right thing: it’s a business differentiator

    11 March 2019 | Keri Gilder

    The hashtag call to action for the recently celebrated International Women’s Day 2019, is #BalanceforBetter, and I’m a big believer in the importance of achieving balance in the workplace; whether it is a gender balance or a balance of background, or even a balance of thought.

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    Why should telcos create a more gender diverse environment?

    08 March 2019 | Katia González

    “Achieving gender equality is about disrupting the status quo - not negotiating it," - Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.

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    Going beyond SD-WAN: Differentiation and innovation with programmable networking

    04 March 2019 | Edward Wood

    SD-WAN is part of almost every carriers’ product roadmap. It puts control in the hands of the customer and delivers the flexibility that enterprises crave. The challenge is that when you look under the hood its built on legacy networking technology and puts limits on the kinds of applications and services it can support.

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    The lunchboxes in the sky that promise to put oil tanks online

    08 February 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray

    We’re moving into the era of telecoms satellites the size of a plastic lunchbox, connecting the IoT or providing voice and data services around the world. Alan Burkitt-Gray talks to some of the companies that will launch an expected 1,000 tiny satellites a year over the next decade 

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    The future for global business? Get interconnected

    21 December 2018 | Eric Schwartz

    Global business is changing, with the emphasis on global.