Telecom digital transformation offers $2 trillion opportunity to industry and society

The digital transformation of the telecommunications sector has the potential to unlock more than $2 trillion in value for the industry, consumers and wider society over the next decade according to a new report published by WEF and Accenture. Read more


Large-scale adoption of NFV and SDN by telecom providers within two years

Large-scale commercial deployment of NFV and SDN by operators is expected over the next two years, according to research agency TBR. Read more

How can service provider maintain older legacy equipment while gradually upgrading to Carrier Ethernet?

Although President Donald Trump has committed to invest heavily in infrastructure, experience shows that utilities and government entities are not rushing to upgrade their networks and some of them prefer to continue using TDM and SONET. Read more

PwC: Carriers should adopt virtualization to enhance operational & delivery models

Telecom carriers should adopt a new operational and delivery model, powered by virtualization technologies, which are driven by business and cost efficiency opportunities, according to a paper published by PwC. Read more

ABI Research: Increase in mobile data traffic is driving development of NFV

The surging demand for mobile data bandwidth is driving telecom operators to implement affordable and scalable technologies to meet this growing trend. Read more

Where will the telecom industry go in 2017?

A new year has just begun and research companies are hurrying to publish their predictions for the upcoming year. Below you can find what the analysts from the leading research companies believe will be the top trends for the Telecom industry in 2017. Read more

Heavy Reading: NFV is an opportunity for operators to rethink their OSS

A report issued by research firm Heavy Reading takes on the need for OSS to evolve to meet the needs of hybrid NFV networks. Read more

2017 predictions for the telecom industry: uCPE, vCPE and D-NFV ready to go

In 2017, there will be significant changes made to the network architectures and infrastructures of service providers around the world. Read more

Analysys Mason: CSPs should take advantage of the shift to virtual networks

Next-generation network management and orchestration systems, are predicted to grow 47 percent (2016–2020) to $3.8 billion to support NFV and SDN. Read more

How can service providers benefit from using MEF certified products?

One of the key challenges for a successful merger deal in the telecom market is the need to combine two entirely different infrastructures which use equipment provided by many different vendors. Read more

Telco System wins FirstLight deal to supply demarcation and aggregation devices

Telco Systems has won a contract from FirstLight, a leading provider of high-speed data, Internet, data center and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers. Read more