We caught up with Charles Reed Anderson, Founder of internet of things (IoT) consultancy CRA Associates, to talk about the challenges companies face as the IoT grows.
Author Arti Mehta
Arti has been writing and editing for seven years in the fields of technology, business and finance. She is particularly interested in how firms are innovating to bring us into the next digital age.
Telcos and their suppliers can innovate faster and speed up their digital transformation following the launch of an online Open API lab.
“Naysayers continue to say it’s ‘impossible’ to make money from SDN/NFV,” says Netcracker’s Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy. But, he believes in the ‘impossible’ theory.
In her keynote speech, Harmeen Mehta, Global Chief Information Officer, Bharti Airtel, discusses how to digitize the billions, not just the millions.
“Customer experience is the next big battle ground for telcos,” proclaimed Amit Akhelikar, Global Director of Lynx Analytics. A bold statement at a time where many providers feel they are fighting battles on several fronts.
“Seizing [the billions of dollars of opportunity] requires CSPs to embrace a true business transformation, and transformation of their role in the industry,” says TM Forum CEO Nik Willetts.
The TM Forum Catalyst project ‘Unified digital infrastructure’ seeks to ensure optimal deployment and utilization of infrastructure resources while taking full advantage of cloud computing properties.
Joseph Pindar’s hope for the future of blockchain is that no one will really care about it anymore.
Many firms struggle with a ‘legacy’ culture which they are eager to pull in a more dynamic digital direction; but how? Usha Rao, Head of Cloud Services Integration, BT explains.
We spoke to Accenture’s, Giorgio Migliarina, Industry Lead for Communications in Asia Pacific, about the challenges of digital transformation, suggested approaches and the role of virtualization.