Annual Industry Survey 2019 Report

MDS Global sponsored the OSS/BSS section of the 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. Other key takeaways from this section of the survey are:

  • B2B sector represents the greatest growth opportunity
  • Customisable network service and self-service will become highly demanded features
  • Automation of BSS is the future, but first the support system should move out of silos

The full report can be downloaded from

Annual Industry Survey 2019

The issue of IoT monetisation

Akil Chomoko, Product Marketing Director of MDS Global, met with Saverio Romeo, Prinicple Analyst of IoT Analytics to explore the issues of IoT monetisation.

This interview was also published in IoT Now.

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Global Influences on IoT Agile Billing Development – Whitepaper

In collaboration with Heavy Reading, MDS Global conducted a survey of 110 global CSPs, probing their current and future strategies for IoT billing and monetisation.

Based on the findings of the survey, Heavy Reading have produced a whitepaper which 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.

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Maximising Value from Digitization and Virtualization – A report by Knet365 – October 2018

This report defines two of the key terms used to describe the next phase of the digital journey – digitalization and virtualization. It looks at each in the context of what they mean to the mobile industry – 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.

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Analysys Mason Whitepaper: Telco technology transformation key to effective monetisation of enterprise opportunities

Over the past two decades, communication service providers (CSPs) have focused on the consumer side of their businesses. However, changing customer preferences, competition from over-the-top (OTT) providers, and adverse regulatory environments have pushed CSPs to focus on new revenue streams, such as B2B, 5G, Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud-based technologies.

Watch analyst, John Abraham, from Analysys Mason, discussing how today’s software platforms should adapt to engage in new enterprise opportunities.

Read the whitepaper to learn how Analysys Mason see the market evolving, and understand how MDS Global maximise their customers’ growth through their BSS-as-a-Service solution.

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Analysys Mason Knowledge Centre Profile on MDS Global

Author: John Abraham, Analysys Mason

“MDS Global has developed a well-established managed services support framework based on its experience of working with multiple Tier 1 CSP customers.” John Abraham, Principle Analyst, Analysys Mason   

The report includes:

  • A company summary
  • A financial analysis
  • Analysis of the company’s strategic direction
  • Product summary
  • An overview of significant customers
  • Analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

The report is available to Analysys Mason subscribers. If you are an operator with an interest in the report and are not an Analysys Mason subscriber, please contact us.

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IoT monetisation platforms: An increasing number of use cases is encouraging investment

“There is growing momentum in the market as communications service providers firm up their plans to invest in IoT monetisation systems.” John Abraham, Principle Analyst, Analysys Mason

MDS Global has been named as one of the leading IoT Monetisation Platforms in Analysys Mason’s report – “IoT monetisation platforms: An increasing number of use cases is encouraging investment” -May 2018

The report is available to Analysys Mason subscribers. If you are not an Analysys Mason subscriber and would like a copy, or would like more information, please contact us.

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