Industry Articles and Interviews
TM Forum – In transformation projects, size does matter
In this TM Forum article, MDS Global describes the correlation between the size of digital transformation projects and how likely they are to succeed, and outlines an alternative approach to lengthy and costly transformation initiatives.
Telecoms.com – What’s the point of a digital BSS?
In this Telecoms.com article, MDS Global explore what is meant by a ‘digital BSS’ and what value it can bring to operators serving the enterprise market specifically, both in the short and long term.
6GWorld – Fulfil the Service Provider Destiny
In this 6G World article, MDS Global explore how 5G, and later 6G, will enable service providers to transition from being just network operators to being companies that operate a network of different services.
VanillaPlus – The digital BSS profit dividend
In this VanillaPlus article, MDS Global explore the financial impact that a fully-digital approach to a BSS solution could have on the operations of a service provider addressing the enterprise business market.
6GWorld – Effective Partnering Between Telcos & Other Industries
Joined by fonYou and 6GWorld, MDS Global discuss the services that operators need to invest in if they are to effectively monetise non-telco services curated by industries outside of telecommunications.
Telecoms.com – Opportunities for MVNOs in 2021 and beyond
In this Q&A with Telecoms.com, MDS Global identify the opportunities available to MVNOs, which enables them to create new revenue streams through adopting new technology, such as 5G, eSim and network slicing.
IoTNow – The issue of IoT Monetisation
In this interview with IoT Analytics, MDS Global uncover the new revenue generation opportunities that have evolved with the emergence of IoT, and discuss the best methods for monetising these opportunities.
TheFastMode – The Quiet Telco Army
In this TheFastMode article, MDS Global explore how the telecommunications industry is reacting to the Covid-19 pandemic, whilst facilitating the internet, data and infrastructure that is underpinning the ‘new normal’.
Analyst Reports and Papers
Telecoms.com – Annual Industry Survey 2021
MDS Global sponsored the BSS Modernisation section of the telecoms.com Annual Industry Survey 2021. The survey report uncovered that CSPs who plan to launch new 5G enterprise services will need a separate BSS stack, designed to meet the complexities of the B2B market.
Heavy Reading – Global Influences on IoT Agile Billing Development
Based on the findings of a survey, this whitepaper outlines why the strategic approach taken by global CSPs to launch IoT services is proving important when shaping the development of propositions, specifically regarding the billing of IoT services.
Telecoms.com – Annual Industry Survey 2019
MDS Global sponsored the OSS/BSS section of the telecoms.com Annual Industry Survey 2019. The survey report concluded that modernising both network-facing and customer-facing support systems is a strategic imperative as well as a competitive necessity.
Knect365 – Maximising Value from Digitization and Virtualization
This report identifies how digitalization is creating brand new modes of operation and business models for mobile operators, and how network virtualization, in particular, with the upcoming arrival of 5G, is shifting the paradigm in terms of what mobile can deliver and achieve.
Analysys Mason – Knowledge Centre Profile on MDS Global
MDS Global’s profile includes a company summary, financial analysis and an analysis of the company’s strategic direction. This report also includes a product summary, an overview of significant customers and an analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.
Analysys Mason – Telco technology transformation key to effective monetisation of enterprise opportunities
In this whitepaper, Analysys Mason describe their views on the evolution of the telecoms industry, and detail how MDS Global maximise their customers’ growth through their BSS-as-a-Service solution.