Times are already challenging for network operators, retail and wholesale, doing their best to serve their customers. Even more challenges lie ahead. One example is Cloud, or Big Data, putting converged networks at the heart of communications and putting huge traffic volumes on them.
Already a reality, these volumes will continue their massive growth. The obvious solution would be to build big new networks, deploying new technology that offers scalability, flexibility and lower operational costs. But that would mean big investment in a time of limited capital.
So what’s an operator to do to prosper, or indeed survive? [Read more...]