Capacity Voice

27 May 2014

Operators need to embrace Big Data for more than just marketing

The recent hype around Big Data stems from its positioning as being “revolutionary”. In fact, data insights have been used for centuries. The difference with Big Data is that it gives organisations highly sophisticated capabilities to glean business insights from exponentially growing data volumes and sources, and put them to practical use.

20 May 2014

Is E for extra speed and extra margin?

Although 1973 sounds like a long, long time ago, if we realise that 41 years ago this spring Robert Metcalfe conceived the first conceptual hints of what evolved into Ethernet while at MIT, the interval seems small.

20 May 2014

Over 6,000 delegates at ITW 2014 in Chicago!

Alexandre Pébereau, Chairman, ITW Founders’ Council, today issued the following statement at the conclusion of the 2014 ITW meeting.

06 May 2014

Your OCEANS need YOU

Your OCEANS need YOU: "International Telecommunications World" to promote the use of submarine cables to mitigate tsunami hazards and climate change.

05 May 2014

The next BIG thing in mobile?

Just three years ago the ITW community raised the question: how do we imagine the carrier world in 2020?

29 Apr 2014

IPX & LTE signalling: Making the right decision

LTE data roaming is currently one of the major challenges for telecommunication operators. With increased demand for high-speed data consumption abroad from the end customer’s side, LTE data roaming is the next step for providers.

28 Apr 2014

Next-gen networks: Bigger and faster

Will networks be submerged by a tsunami of data? That was the question raised by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) earlier this year.

22 Apr 2014

Join the dots: How Wifi creates a big picture for smart cities

There was a time when infrastructure for towns and cities meant roads and railways. Back then, the town planners were thinking only about the transport of people, and not about the transfer of data.

22 Apr 2014

Mobile everywhere? The best is yet to come

Where do you go today and not see everyone around you on some form of mobile device: smartphones, tablets, laptops? They’re watching videos through connected TV, they’re gaming, they’re checking their bank balance and they’re using m-payment or m-banking.

15 Apr 2014

Clash of the titans: Shaping the future of US wireless

The fight for stateside wireless customers shifted from intense to very intense when regulators quashed AT&T’s planned purchase of T-Mobile in late 2011.