Data Centers

The educational content of this category relates to the evolution of Big Data and Analysis for Telecom/Communications Service Providers' (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted to telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

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Data Centers

Telecom and IT Further Converge in 2023

March 30, 2023
Learn how 2023 data center trends are inexorably intertwined with telecom trends.
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Data Centers

How a Strategic Site Exit Ushers in Network Transformation

May 13, 2024
Why modernizing your network and upgrading equipment is essential to the future of your network and should not be delayed.
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Data Centers

Maximizing Potential Beneath Our Feet: The New Edge of Dark Fiber Investment

Dec. 26, 2023
Investing in dark fiber and conduit to meet growing data demands.
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Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

Five Steps to Leverage Your Data to Meet Today’s Broadband Deployment Challenges

Aug. 10, 2021
Looking for a way to leverage your resources to meet the demands of today’s broadband deployment challenges? Follow these five steps from an industry veteran. A recent Broadband...


Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

5G Requires Smarter Network Data Insights

Jan. 1, 2020
With fifth generation (5G) networks ramping up, network operators and subscribers alike are expecting improvements in wireless performance and overall customer experience. Many...
Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

Securing the IoT’s Future

May 15, 2018
Why Protection Is Paramount — The Internet of Things (IoT) offers a wealth of opportunity for the telecom industry. It presents mobile operators a chance to develop and enhance...
Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

IoT Under the Sea!

Sept. 1, 2017
Satellites and mobile phones, built on international standards, help the world get connected. But the communications technology we use on land does not work well underwater. The...
Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

Why Harvest Your Big Data?

Feb. 1, 2017
It Just Makes Cents The telecom sector has always had access to Big Data with its massive volume of customer, operational and transactional data. Historically, the industry has...
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Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

Key Competitive Elements for Smart Home Service Providers

Dec. 21, 2016
by: Tom Kerber (This article originally ran in the February 2015 issue of OSP Magazine) The smart home market and the explosion of connected products, which falls under the umbrella...