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 VNF Onboarding
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Telecom operators are on the way to find new source of revenue as monolithic, vendor oriented and non-agile operational networks are narrowing the profit margins. The cloud technology is a perfect solution for these issues. This technology offers...
5G
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Telecom is going through a digital revolution in terms of technology, business models, ecosystem, services , and 5G is set to revolutionize industries. 5G presents a huge opportunity for the digitalization of economies and modernization of all...
eSIM
532
The term "eSIM" relates to a new standard being promoted by the GSMA - the association that represents network operators worldwide. An eSIM is an electronic SIM card which will replace the physical, plastic SIM card all current smartphones use with...
Net Neutrality
361

Mar 27, 2018

Net Neutrality and Healthcare

Dhinesh Muthuvel Global Engagement Manager

The FCC’s move to repeal net neutrality has been controversial. The action is expected to encourage service providers to expand their operations to underserved areas and affect all areas, including healthcare. We list three scenarios and their...
Blockchain
920
Unleashing the Potential of Blockchain Blockchain’s Applications in the Telecom, Media and Entertainment Industry
Internet of Things Security
737
Every tech company is focusing on IoT and technologies related to it. Whether they are building a Connected Home solution or something on a more grand scale such as Connected Cars or Connected Farms, security is often an afterthought.
Telecoms can provide seamless mobile authentication
872
The internet is now all pervasive and changing our lives for the better. However, with this increasing digital sophistication, the average number of online accounts per user doubles every 5 years. In fact, digital security is still based on the...
 Fault Prevention
446
The exponential network growth has led to several VNF deployment challenges. A cutting-edge VNF SLA monitoring solution ‘VNFs Fault Prevention by Recognizing Fault Patterns’ enables effective VNF SLA fault management. It comprises four modules -...
Network Slicing
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Network slicing enables operators to deploy multiple independent end-to-end networks, potentially with the same infrastructure. Each slice can be customized for different services and businesses resulting in significant revenue savings. Network...
Harnessing data analytics
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Sep 16, 2016

Harnessing data analytics to enhance customer experience and reduce churn

Anil Ganjoo Corporate Vice President & Head Telecom, Media & Entertainment

This blog underlines how CSPs can use analytics tools to glean actionable insights on subscriber behavior and engagement, for personalizing products and services, and thereby, converting customers into brand ambassadors
Comprehensive Digital Transformation for enhanced customer experiences
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The telecom industry, is currently striving to address a wave of challenge and transformation.Discover how organizations can combat challenges by altering their focus from ‘quality of service’ to ‘customer experience’.
How Customer Lifecycle Management improves the Utilities & Telecom Industry
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In an era of rapidly evolving technology, utility companies are constantly on the look-out for innovative and differentiated value propositions and strategies that can revitalize overall customer experience, boost market coverage, ward off competi
Network Slicing
639
Network slicing enables operators to deploy multiple independent end-to-end networks, potentially with the same infrastructure. Each slice can be customized for different services and businesses resulting in significant revenue savings. Network...
Internet of Things Security
737
Every tech company is focusing on IoT and technologies related to it. Whether they are building a Connected Home solution or something on a more grand scale such as Connected Cars or Connected Farms, security is often an afterthought.
 Cellular Operators
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5G is expected to stir a revolution that will cater to the massive data thirst in the coming decade. This is where mobile cellular operators are expected to take a significant slice of the pie. This blog takes a look at where the cellular operators...
The Game Changer
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Dec 07, 2016

SDN/NFV: The Game Changer

Sathish Kumar M General Manager

The Telecom Service Providers (TSPs) are constantly challenged by the dynamic needs of the digital savvy customers and an increase in competition from non-telco players. While most of these challenges are mainly from the in-house assets, the market...
 Fault Prevention
446
The exponential network growth has led to several VNF deployment challenges. A cutting-edge VNF SLA monitoring solution ‘VNFs Fault Prevention by Recognizing Fault Patterns’ enables effective VNF SLA fault management. It comprises four modules -...

HCL VNF Onboarding solution for service providers
Ajitesh Gupta - Senior Solution Director | February 14, 2019
706 Views

Telecom operators are on the way to find new source of revenue as monolithic, vendor oriented and non-agile operational networks are narrowing the profit margins. The cloud technology is a perfect solution for these issues. This technology offers quick scalability and innovation to the telecom operators. The service providers can also take benefits from it in the form of new services and innovative revenue model for their end-users and customers. Telco Cloud Architecture can be embraced by utilizing the Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Software Defined Network (SDN), distributed computing, and APIs. The telecom operators have the advantages of both quick cloud adaptability and faster cloud ready.


5G -Set to change the way the world works
Rupy Sikka - Vice President, HCL Engineering R&D Services | June 4, 2018
1475 Views

Telecom is going through a digital revolution in terms of technology, business models, ecosystem, services , and 5G is set to revolutionize industries. 5G presents a huge opportunity for the digitalization of economies and modernization of all industry sectors. With users wanting faster downloads, and service providers wanting to provide customers with a seamless user experience, the world awaits ‘real’ 5G – not the ‘concept’ of 5G that we are familiar with today.
But what would a 5G network mean?  Would 5G unfurl a new world of fully connected sensors and devices? Would 5G rewrite the fundamentals for social and economic change, one which blurs geographical and cultural boundaries?


eSIM – Commoditizing Data Network Globally
Abhishek Bansal - Deputy Manager – Industry Solutions for Telecom, Media and Entertainment | May 16, 2018
532 Views

The term "eSIM" relates to a new standard being promoted by the GSMA - the association that represents network operators worldwide. An eSIM is an electronic SIM card which will replace the physical, plastic SIM card all current smartphones use with a virtual embedded equivalent that cannot be removed. It will come in the form of an integrated SIM - something that consumer electronics manufacturers are also keen to adopt for connected items around the house as part of the Internet of Things.


Net Neutrality and Healthcare
Dhinesh Muthuvel - Global Engagement Manager | March 27, 2018
361 Views

The FCC’s move to repeal net neutrality has been controversial. The action is expected to encourage service providers to expand their operations to underserved areas and affect all areas, including healthcare. We list three scenarios and their implications.


Unleashing the Potential of Blockchain - Blockchain’s Applications in the Telecom, Media and Entertainment Industry
Sandeep Malhotra - Vice President, Solutions & Consulting, Telecom, Media & Entertainment | February 19, 2018
920 Views

Unleashing the Potential of Blockchain

Blockchain’s Applications in the Telecom, Media and Entertainment Industry


Expert Tips on Internet of Things Security: Hardening your Linux System
Rathnakanth Jayaprakash - Senior Technical Manager | September 19, 2017
737 Views

Every tech company is focusing on IoT and technologies related to it. Whether they are building a Connected Home solution or something on a more grand scale such as Connected Cars or Connected Farms, security is often an afterthought.


Well begun is half done: How telecoms can provide seamless mobile authentication
Divya Sharma - Senior Manager | September 15, 2017
872 Views

The internet is now all pervasive and changing our lives for the better.

However, with this increasing digital sophistication, the average number of online accounts per user doubles every 5 years. In fact, digital security is still based on the historical standard of unique user IDs and passwords.  Digital security doesn’t just frustrate users; it hurts the bottom line. Telecom service providers carry significant digital information including user details. All TSPs must work collaboratively to adopt mobile numbers as the new online authentication standard. 


How To Prevent Faults in Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) Through Pattern Recognition
Radhakrishnan Palanichamy - Senior Project Manager | May 24, 2017
446 Views

The exponential network growth has led to several VNF deployment challenges. A cutting-edge VNF SLA monitoring solution ‘VNFs Fault Prevention by Recognizing Fault Patterns’ enables effective VNF SLA fault management. It comprises four modules - User Traffic Profile Generator, Traffic to Metrics Pattern mapper, Fault Pattern Database, and Pattern recognizer.


Network Slicing – Enabling Next-Gen 5G Mobile Network Optimization
Jeetendra Vishwakarma - Technical Specialist | May 19, 2017
639 Views

Network slicing enables operators to deploy multiple independent end-to-end networks, potentially with the same infrastructure. Each slice can be customized for different services and businesses resulting in significant revenue savings. Network slicing can be horizontal and vertical. SDN, NFV, and network orchestration is key to implementing network slicing. 


Active Network SLA Monitoring in VNF Environment
Radhakrishnan Palanichamy - Senior Project Manager | February 28, 2017
467 Views

Once the service provider has successfully completed VNF migration, the onus is on the enterprise network service operator to ensure SLA adherence. HCL has compiled years of IT experience to build Active Network SLA Monitoring (ANSM) – a VNF environment solution. ANSM categorizes test cases according to network service applicability, automates the testing process, represents results in an ‘all-in-one’ analytics dashboard, and proactively tests SLAs to ensure zero downtime. Read this blog to know more.