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Regulations

Your Telecom Bill Is Going Up – Here’s Why

September 27, 2022

Via: No Jitter

On almost all telecom bills, there’s a section called something like “fees, taxes, and surcharges,” which customers pay in addition to the services that they are contracted for. These fees are rarely (if ever) discussed during negotiations for new services […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

What Makes a Successful Transition to VoIP

September 8, 2022

Via: No Jitter

Many organizations are investing in new communications platforms to provide greater flexibility for their staff and the people they serve. In many cases, these transitions can lead to added costs and potential delays. To avoid unpleasant surprises, organizations have often […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) Market to Reach $19.8 Bn, Globally, by 2031 at 16.8% CAGR: Allied Market Research

August 31, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, “Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) Market by Offerings (Solutions, Services), by Organization Size (Large Enterprise, SME’s), by End Use Verticals (BFSI, IT and Telecommunications, Government, Media and Entertainment, Healthcare, Others): Global […]


Networks & Systems

Evertz Showcases a Powerful Platform for Content Monetization at IBC 2022

August 22, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

At IBC 2022, Evertz will be highlighting its evertz.io platform, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution that is helping live sports, live entertainment and linear channel customers launch new channels and monetize content across a wide range of Over-the-Top (OTT), Direct-to-Consumer (DTC), […]


Internet, Modern Media

Next G Alliance and Europe’s 6G-IA ink MoU on future 6G systems

August 11, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

ATIS’ Next G Alliance and Europe’s 6G Smart Networks and Services Industry Association (6G-IA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to exchange information regarding their work programs in areas of “mutual interest” in the field of future 6G communication […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

In telecom cyber security, wicked problems require wicked solutions (Reader Forum)

August 3, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new report by Darkhorse Global, a geo-economic and national security consultancy, makes some good points about the convergence of national security and industrial policy frameworks for telecommunications infrastructure. It outlines three “wicked problems” confronting today’s global ICT ecosystem. First, […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

Changing the Way You Look at Your Media

July 20, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Where is that media file? Where is that one asset you need right now, to give to that person way over on the other side of the world, so they can do their job on time? That is the question. […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Canadian authorities probe Rogers’ weekend outage

July 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Canadian regulators ordered Rogers Communication to provide a more thorough accounting of what happened last weekend to cause a nationwide outage for Canada’s biggest mobile telco. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) gave the company a week to comply, […]


Internet, Modern Media

Next G Alliance recommends technologies that will be key to 6G

July 13, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

ATIS’ Next G Alliance released a new report with recommendations forecasting the technologies that will be needed to advance the 6G future as well as areas in which further research is required on North American 6G priorities. The new report […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

Industry Spotlight: Xtel’s Brian Flynn Takes on Managed Security for the Work-From-Home Era

June 20, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The cloud and managed service provider space has been a dynamic environment over the past few years as technology races to keep up with changes in the enterprise marketplace. With the workforce shifting from corporate campuses out to suburban homes, […]


Editorial

Common Myths About NVMe Storage in the Telecommunications Industry

June 20, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

As prices drop and SSD adoption grows, companies are beginning to show increasing interest in Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) technology. However, the NVMe topic is surrounded by multiple misconceptions. Companies usually associate technological novelties with a restricted level of applicability, […]


Internet, Modern Media

Engineers connect Japan and Europe via space-enabled 5G links

June 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Engineers have connected Japan and Europe via space-enabled, next-generation 5G telecommunication links for the first time, the European Space Agency (ESA) said in a release. The agency noted that the possibility of switching smoothly between terrestrial 5G connections and satellites […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment

6 Reasons to Remove Old Cabling Infrastructure From Your Office Space

June 6, 2022

Via: No Jitter

As telecommunications services continue to evolve, your office space (or office building) likely contains remnants of the past in the form of unused cabling infrastructure and its associated electronics. Why care about this? It is much easier to look the […]


Editorial

What Is Serverless Architecture And How Can Businesses Benefit From It?

May 31, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Cloud computing started as an alternative to traditional infrastructure and platforms. In the face of finite hardware and software technology resources, the cloud proposes “infinite” and scalable solutions. When it comes to the cloud, there is much talk about serverless […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

The Death of POTS? Not Quite, Here’s Why

May 25, 2022

Via: No Jitter

The FCC order 19-72A1 has caused quite a frenzy in the telecom industry. Many have interrupted this order to mean that plain-old-telephony-service (POTS) lines are going away in August 2022. However, this order is not a mandate, and it just […]


Internet, Modern Media

Japan seeks to cover 95% of local population with 5G in two years: report

April 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The government of Japan aims to triple the availability of 5G services in the country over the next two years, Japanese press reported. Local TV channel NHK World reported that the government’s plan is to cover 95% of the Japanese […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Kagan: AT&T, its history, current struggles and eventual recovery

April 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

When asked on his CNBC show Mad Money, Jim Cramer said AT&T is not a buy. He said “right now I think they are doing terribly. It’s just not a great company”. While in my opinion that may be a […]


Networks & Systems

Disconnecting Unneeded Telecoms Services Can Be Complicated & Costly

March 17, 2022

Via: No Jitter

Telecommunications service providers are always happy to sell you new services, but disconnecting existing services is another story altogether. Yet there are many instances when you need to remove services such as: Upgrading telecommunications technology to VoIP or a cloud-based […]


Internet, Modern Media

The Sunday Brief: The new (yet old) AT&T

March 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Greetings from Kansas City, Nebraska and Louisiana. Pictured is one of the stops on Jim’s broadband tour of the Cornhusker state, Buck’s Bar and Grill in Venice, Nebraska. Terrific food and amazing service (and, while not personally witnessed, the live […]


Internet, Modern Media

New report: The green credentials of 5G and IoT

February 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In many ways, 5G and IoT were made for one another. The latest cellular air interface can support orders of magnitude more devices per square kilometer than its predecessor; in fact, 5G was designed to facilitate broad enterprise digital transformation […]