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Content tagged with OSS/BSS posted in January 2011
Huawei Annual Revenues Hit $28B
News Analysis  | 
1/31/2011  |  3 comments
Chinese vendor puts its unaudited 2010 revenues at $28 billion, not far behind market-leader Ericsson
Will Verizon Kick Off a Cloud Feeding Frenzy?
News Analysis  | 
1/28/2011  |  Post a comment
Acquisition of Terremark could send other global service providers seeking global data center assets
Verizon Taps Terremark for $1.4B
News Analysis  | 
1/27/2011  |  Post a comment
Verizon aims to advance its enterprise cloud-computing story with a rare acquisition
ZTE Increases Annual Sales by 17%
News Analysis  | 
1/27/2011  |  Post a comment
2010 preliminary numbers show a near 17% boost in revenues for the Chinese vendor
Chasm Commentary
EuroBlog  | 
1/27/2011  |  Post a comment
11:45 AM What do telecom IT experts think about Bridging the Chasm?
Signs of Growth at NSN
News Analysis  | 
1/27/2011  |  3 comments
Equipment vendor reports an increase in fourth-quarter and full-year revenues and a significant reduction in operating losses in 2010
TM Forum Brings 'Sanity' to SP Clouds
News Analysis  | 
1/27/2011  |  3 comments
The TM Forum wants service providers to adhere to best practices for cloud computing to avoid 'confusion and intimidation'
AT&T: Mobility Key to Retaining Small Biz
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/26/2011  |  Post a comment
New bundles, applications target small businessman on the go in effort to ward off cable, CLEC encroachment
LTE Needs a Bunch of BSS
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2011  |  Post a comment
Operators don't have to throw out their billing systems for new LTE services. That's the word at Light Reading's SPIT event in London
Verizon Aims for 'Everything as a Service'
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2011  |  Post a comment
Cloud services are just a means to the greater end of going deeper into the enterprise and SMB realm
Disruptive Telcos?
EuroBlog  | 
1/25/2011  |  Post a comment
5:55 AM Telecom Italia says it's time for carriers to shake up service models
Telecom NZ Takes Back Its SPIT
AsiaBlog  | 
1/24/2011  |  Post a comment
9:30 AM Operator brings service provider IT (SPIT) management back in-house as outsourcing deal with HP ends
Chasm Conundrum
EuroBlog  | 
1/20/2011  |  1 comment
2:30 PM BT has been Bridging the Chasm – will others follow?
Customer Experience Key to BT's CXO Revamp
News Analysis  | 
1/20/2011  |  Post a comment
A strategy to improve time to market and overall customer experience is at the heart of BT's decision to collapse the CTO and CIO roles into one
Why BT Has a Joint CTO/CIO
LRTV Interviews  | 
1/20/2011  |  Post a comment
As part of Light Reading's Bridging the Chasm coverage, BT's Clive Selley, who is the operator's CTO and CIO, talks about his job and explains why BT decided to have one senior management executive in charge of both networks and IT
LR Launches 'Bridging the Chasm' Campaign
News Analysis  | 
1/19/2011  |  4 comments
Light Reading unveils editorial initiative to highlight major organizational challenge facing communications service providers
Why Bridging the Chasm Is Critical for Carriers
LRTV Interviews  | 
1/19/2011  |  Post a comment
Heavy Reading Chief Analyst Graham Finnie explains why carriers need to implement a Bridging the Chasm strategy if they're to avoid being marginalized
Telcordia – Wassup?
EuroBlog  | 
1/18/2011  |  Post a comment
4:40 PM Is the SPIT giant on the block?
Cyan Trumps Cisco, AlcaLu in Stimulus Deal
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2011  |  Post a comment
The Clearwave buildout might not be the biggest, but it's a sign that packet-optical startup Cyan is getting more carriers' attention
Internap Uses OpenStack for Cloud Cred
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2011  |  Post a comment
Deployment of OpenStack platform intended to add credibility to beta version of Internap's cloud storage offer
Eslambolchi: 10 Service Provider Pain Points
Column  | 
1/14/2011  |  5 comments
Dr. Hossein Eslambolchi lists 10 things that are causing havoc in service provider networks
TMF to Service Providers: Get Moving!
News Analysis  | 
1/14/2011  |  1 comment
Predictions for 2011 include lots of competition for revenues in key growth areas such as mobile ads, banking, cloud and smart grid
NTT Gears Up for More Trans-Pacific Growth
News Analysis  | 
1/13/2011  |  Post a comment
Trans-Pacific route a "canary in the coal mine" for what's to come for NTT networks globally
CES 2011: Photos From the Show Floor
Slide Shows  | 
1/12/2011  |  Post a comment
We're putting a bow on our CES show coverage with a few more photos -- old and new -- from all the show floor craziness
Service Providers See Big Billing, Cultural Changes
LRTV Interviews  | 
1/10/2011  |  Post a comment
Amdocs executives Tal Givoly and Gil Rosen discuss the dramatic technology and cultural changes surrounding service-provider billing. Also, the execs pinpoint collaboration happening in service-provider IT and network groups
Euronews: Jan. 7
News Analysis  | 
1/7/2011  |  Post a comment
Broadband and IPTV, 2G spectrum re-farming, and the future of comm services revenue generation all feature in today's regional roundup
Euronews: Jan. 5
News Analysis  | 
1/5/2011  |  Post a comment
Fitch sees hard times ahead for network vendors, NSN completes Turkish deal and Russian giant gets even bigger in today's Euro digest
Priority Care: AT&T Takes On Healthcare IT
News Analysis  | 
1/4/2011  |  2 comments
Light Reading looks at AT&T's strategy for attacking the $34B health-care IT market
AlcaLu Hires Senior BT Exec
News Analysis  | 
1/4/2011  |  1 comment
BT's head of 21CN transformation joins his former boss at Alcatel-Lucent
Genband Snares Cedar Point
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/4/2011  |  Post a comment
Genband cements its cable play with deal to acquire VoIP gear and app specialist Cedar Point Communications
Verizon Gambles on Home Automation
Rewired  | 
1/3/2011  |  5 comments
Home automation service still a risky bet, but Verizon's done its homework

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