telecommunications

5G + IoT Tee Up Major Disruption & Business Opportunity

Everything can be disrupted. Tiger Woods just disrupted The Masters. Telecommunications companies are being disrupted by 5G. But can 5G disrupt golf and other industries outside of telecommunications?

Transforming the future of mobile broadband in the Philippines

The partnership between Cisco and PLDT will transform PLDT’s infrastructure and prepare the Philippines for a 5G ready network that will usher in a new generation of digital experiences for both businesses and consumers in the country.

UTC Highlights Telecommunications in the Utilities Industry

UTC’s annual conference speeds into the home of NASCAR to highlight telecommunications in the Utilities industry. This highly anticipated event offers the opportunity for thousands of information and communications technology (ICT) professionals and technology partners to network and learn how experts from around the globe are modernizing their utilities.

How Service Providers are Helping to Enable the Next Phase of Smart City Adoption

There has been lots of discussion on why cities are looking to embrace digital solutions to make them smarter. As smart city technologies and their related business models mature, cities are increasingly looking to deploy and scale multiple solutions across the city. This creates a really interesting opportunity for telecommunications service providers (SPs) based on […]

October 22, 2014

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

How Much Traffic Will Your Cable / Telco Network Generate?

Cisco VNI Forecast Projects 1.6 Zettabytes of Global IP Traffic by 2018 Last June, Cisco released an update to its annual Visual Networking Index (VNI), 2013 – 2018. The forecast projects a global annual run rate of 1.6 zettabytes IP traffic by 2018 (up from 614 exabytes of global IP traffic in 2013).  A zettabyte […]

Accounting and Routing in the Internet

Accounting Traffic in the Internet Today [the full article can be seen at http://www.internetsociety.org/sites/default/files/BGP-for-regulators.pdf] Business Model Changes In the past, voice traffic was transported over a dedicated voice infrastructure, and the data network infrastructure was established in parallel so that voice and data traffic did not interfere with each other. Traditional voice accounting and performance […]