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Smarter connections: Why fibre will be essential to the new era of smart homes

smart home fibre

Reading Time: 7 minutes Once a concept exclusive to the realm of science fiction, the smart home is now a reality for many. It’s on course to become a mainstream feature of contemporary life, but as consumers optimise their households with a growing number of interconnected devices, the demands placed on home connectivity are set to increase dramatically. This […]

How can telecom tackle the ageing workforce?

ageing workforce

Reading Time: 5 minutes At this year’s TM Forum’s Digital Transformation World event in Copenhagen, Keri Gilder, CEO of Colt Technology Services, made a sobering observation. Casting her eyes around the auditorium at the Bella Centre, she said, “Just look around – we’re facing a retirement cliff in our industry…the great resignation is upon us.” Undoubtedly, the ageing workforce […]

In fibre commercial talent is in short supply – here’s the solution

fibre commercial

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last year the European Commission unveiled its plan to connect every European household to a Gigabit network by 2030. Dubbed the Digital Compass, this programme will pump an unprecedented amount of money into fibre buildout in the European Union. However, you can’t just build a fibre network; you have to sell it. That’s why when […]

Tapping into lucrative new markets with an OTT consultant

OTT consultant

Reading Time: 5 minutes OTT is the future of entertainment. It’s a future that has already very much dawned; platforms like Netflix, Amazon, and Now TV are already commanding substantial market shares. Anyone looking to compete needs to sit up and pay attention to the formula. This is why so many telecom providers are reappraising the ways in which […]

Insights into how an effective interim manager operates

Interim Manager

Reading Time: 5 minutes A management shakeup can be a seismic event for any organisation. It can signal a major shift in company culture, objectives, and operations, never mind the trigger for a lengthy recruitment process. Meanwhile, the proverbial ship can’t be without its captain, so securing a competent, agile interim manager is essential. Finding these individuals can be […]

The hallmarks of a successful smart city project

Smart city project

Reading Time: 7 minutes In 2021, analysts predicted that the value of the global smart cities market will more than double over the next five years, ballooning from $457 billion to $873.7 billion USD. Significant growth is expected in emerging economies across APAC, and meanwhile, incredible innovations are emerging in more established markets in MENA. The leading-edge smart city […]

Business success stories: B2B growth strategies in the new era of telecoms

b2b growth strategies

Reading Time: 7 minutes Data consumption has proliferated more over the past two years than the last decade. Lockdowns drove mass adoption of video calling, instant messaging and integration of all these means, and today, data traffic is increasing by up to 50% every year. As telecom providers consider how to operate in this exploding market, many are asking […]

How to hire a freelance telecommunications consultant

telecommunications consultant

Reading Time: 5 minutes Access to information, readily available services, and omnichannel marketing are key drivers of business growth. This is especially the case as the remote work revolution marches on; organisations need to ensure their systems are efficient, cost-effective and secure. Oftentimes, the best solution may be beyond the knowledge of an internal IT employee, signalling the moment […]

The business models that are attracting FTTH investment now

FTTH investment

Reading Time: 7 minutes Right now, FTTH investment is a strategic priority for the European Commission. The ambitious Digital Single Market framework highlights connectivity as a crucial tool to drive the European economy. As economic activity becomes increasingly dependent on technology, ensuring that organisations and citizens alike have access to high-speed Internet is essential. This is even more the […]

How to get the momentum we need behind rural fibre rollout in Europe

rural fibre

Reading Time: 6 minutes The Digital Agenda for Europe is marching forward. This programme, developed by the European Commission, aims to create a “Gigabit Society” by 2025. If you strip away the public policy jargon, this essentially means that the EC wants every European citizen to have access to superfast Internet, whether it be at home or at work, […]