Capacity Voice

11 Nov 2015

A gig ticket: A chance for operators to grow the market for 1Gbps L3 services

Recent innovations in customer premises equipment (CPE) mean that operators can now bring 1Gbps Layer 3 connectivity to a much bigger market. Just in time, too, explains Pravin Mirchandani, CMO, OneAccess Networks.

05 Nov 2015

Virtualisation is only the first step for a successful NFV network

Network functions virtualisation (NFV) has continued to grow and prove popular across many industries in today’s connected world. Telecommunications is one such industry that is reaping the benefits it offers.

05 Nov 2015

IPv6 and the telecoms industry

IPv4 is running out and the problems that this causes get more acute every day. How bad is it? ARIN, the regional internet registry covering North America, recently exhausted its supply completely, meaning that companies in the region can now only attain addresses through trading.

30 Oct 2015

Are operators the biggest casualties of data theft?

No sooner had the European Commission announced that it will be taking steps to toughen already-stringent data privacy laws, then a UK operator fell victim to a major cyber-security breach.

19 Oct 2015

The shift to software-centric networks: SDN and NFV poised for the mainstream

We can’t create a strong building on weak foundations. In the telco context, as demands on networks grow, planning and deploying the right infrastructure is a necessity now and some fundamental changes are required if networks are to remain profitable.

19 Oct 2015

Establishing an impactful baseline energy reduction

Today, many data centre owner-operators, particularly in the wholesale sector, are deploying primary power and cooling strategies that offer substantial energy savings, improvements in Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE), and in some cases, the ability to run on their own “micro-grid” in order to achieve a baseline energy reduction.

09 Oct 2015

The Preševo One Stop Centre, Serbia

TSF co-founding Director, Monique Lanne-Petit shares her experience in the Preševo One Stop Centre, Serbia

09 Oct 2015

BaaS: Giving operators the A2P advantage

It is fair to say that in 2015 mobile operators are under pressure. A trend of declining revenues when network investment costs to satisfy consumer demand are skyrocketing puts strain on operators to maximise their profits. It’s a competitive environment and the advent of disruptive OTT players poses a significant challenge to traditional mobile services.

05 Oct 2015

Weathering a perfect mobile storm

For many people, the assumption is that the mobile industry is booming. That’s certainly how it looks from the outside. However, look a little more closely and the reality is more nuanced.

21 Sep 2015

How the CIO can drive digital innovation

The IT department is taking centre stage as a key innovator within the business, as the adoption of technologies such as cloud, IoT and big data analytics grows.