The Internet of Things (IoT) is widely accepted as a key business opportunity for Mobile Service Providers (MSP) in the next 5 years. One recent report from Analysys Mason, predicts $8 billion in new IoT/M2M revenues from 2013 to 2019 in APAC alone. Other report predict even larger business potential, but where everyone agrees is that new IoT revenue is essential to compensate for other declining areas of revenue such-as voice and messaging.
Telecoms Revenue Growth by Service Type, Asia-Pacific, 2013-2019. Analysys Mason.
So shouldn’t MSPs just open the network doors to the tsunami of IoT devices and watch the money roll in? While Read More »
Tags: internet of things, IoT, mobility, NFV, SDN, Service Provider
The Cisco wireless access analytics solution “Mobility IQ” won the top prize for the “Most Innovative Big Data Platform/Service” at the 10th annual LTE Asia Awards this month in Singapore.
So what is so innovative about this solution, given that Wireless Access analytics is not a new area in the industry?
Extracting value from the huge amount of data in Read More »
Tags: apac, LTE, mobility iq, Service Provider
Guest Blog by Igor Dayen, SP Product and Solutions Marketing
Cancun is a paradise for many and thus it is known to draw crowds. Another reason for Cancun’s popularity is the addition of the Cisco Live Conference right in the center of this resort town. This event allows Cisco customers, executives, experts, and partners to share insights on new Service Provider technologies and their potential to transform the way we work, learn, and play. This year we had a successful conference showcasing service provider product and solution demonstrations as well as technical training. The demonstrations in the service provider booth and the breakout sessions that were presented to the attendees were very well aligned.
Cisco Live is Cisco’s premier education and training destination for IT professionals worldwide. With that spirit, Cisco Live Cancun proves to be Read More »
Tags: #CiscoLiveLA, cancun, cisco live, ciscolive, CloudVPN, innovation, NFV, NSO, SDN, Service Provider, SP, vMS
In June, we announced that Cisco was recognized by Infonetics Research as a Leader in the Policy Management scorecard, based on feedback from service provider customers, vendor market share, market share momentum, financials, brand recognition, reputation for innovation, and other benchmarks.
One area of strength highlighted in the scorecard was Read More »
Tags: Cisco Global Cloud Index, Cisco Policy Suite, Cisco Wi-Fi, mobility, NFV, policy management, virtualization
Across the industry, it’s hard to find anyone who doesn’t see cloud services as a huge market opportunity. According to the Cisco Global Cloud Index, global cloud IP traffic will nearly quadruple over the next several years, accounting for more than three quarters of all data center traffic by 2018. But there’s been one major barrier to capitalizing on it: the complexity of cloud managed services.
Now, Cisco Cloud Architecture for Microsoft Cloud Platform is making things a lot easier. Combining Cisco’s world-class hardware with Microsoft’s enterprise-ready software, it helps cloud providers build comprehensive hybrid cloud solutions faster, with the flexibility and scalability they need to respond to real-world opportunities. Major cloud providers Read More »
Tags: Cisco Cloud and Managed Services, Cisco Global Cloud Index, Cisco UCS Manager, cloud managed services