On the eve of the 2012 Broadband World Forum event it is worth looking at how far things have progressed over the last 12 months.
European Communications discusses the latest telecom trends with telco executives, analysts and topic experts viainsightful analysis, Q&As and opinion pieces.
- 12 October 2012
By Dr Ekkehard Stadie, Partner and Global Head of Telco/IT practice, Simon-Kucher & Partners
When it comes to monetising innovation, 4G LTE should be considered a pivotal opportunity.
- 11 October 2012
Telenor has joined Telefónica's BlueVia platform as it attempts to derive revenue from a range of new services, but is slightly worried it will fail if others don’t follow suit.
- 09 October 2012
Telefónica has provided a welcome boost to the industry by announcing the creation of a new global business unit aimed at deriving revenue from Big Data.
- 08 October 2012
Gordon Mansfield, executive director of small cell solutions & RAN delivery at AT&T Mobility, was appointed chairman of the Small Cell Forum last month.
Eurocomms.com: What are the main challenges facing operators rolling out small cells in Europe?
- 04 October 2012
By Dr Hamadoun Toure, Secretary-General, ITU
The ticking clock has never been louder: lab tests for HIV-positive infants must be delivered to remote African clinics so that the babies can receive crucial medication.
- 03 October 2012
Last week, Rovio Entertainment launched its latest game, Bad Piggies, in an attempt to shift consumers away from its Angry Birds.
- 01 October 2012
Informa senior analyst Tony Brown discusses why operators will have to offer a whole range of new content and applications within their bundled products to keep subscribers happy.
Eurocomms.com: Why do you believe the days of the old-style triple- or quad-play bundles are numbered?
- 27 September 2012
By Alain Bureau, CEO, Sisteer
Since MVNOs first began to emerge in mobile markets, their impact on host operators has proven so significant that the latter have had to up their game in order to deliver the ultimate wholesale mobile services experience to an enlarged customer base.