Optimizing your business for success in the telecom sector
Today we focus on the telecommunications sector, with a guest post from Scott Niemann, WW Industry Marketing Manager - Communications Service Providers.
Innovate 2013: Optimizing your business for success in the telecom sector
Ovum reported that worldwide revenues of telecom sector were more than $2 trillion in 2012, an improvement of 2% year over year. Mobile service providers account for nearly 60% of the total revenue. The telecommunications industry has emerged as a key driver for global economic recovery, yet these companies must perform a balancing act between the need for new business initiatives and technology versus the need to contain costs and ensure overall efficiency. Telecom companies are forced to find new and innovate ways to reduce capital expenditures while improving operational efficiency. However legacy architectures and processes, disparate systems, and outdated applications result in high maintenance costs, making it difficult to deliver new services and products rapidly and maintain a happy and healthy customer base.
At Innovate 2013: The IBM Technical Summit you will have the opportunity to meet your peers in the telecom sector and learn how they are tackling these challenges head on. There will also be a variety of IBM industry experts to discuss hot new topics such as services virtualization, enterprise agility using key industry standards, governance across the supply chain, and many more topics relevant to this sector.
Topics you can learn more about include:
Register now and join us at Innovate to get a head up on your competition, and to get hands on with some of the technology that will take your organization to the next level. See you there.