Articles tagged with: 3 and Outsourcing

Gartner Says: Carriers Will Struggle Without Major Innovation and Change

Shifts in customer demand, a changing competitive landscape, a weak economy and new government policies will shape carrier strategies during 2009 and 2010, according to Gartner. more

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Beware: $145 Billion Boom in Telecommunications Outsourcing is Not a Cure-All

The Yankee Group is warning that the current boom in outsourcing and managed services won’t cure all problems that communications service providers (CSPs) currently face.  more

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There is a Role for Challengers in the European Mobile Communications Market

The question is whether or not there is space for these new entrants in an established market, especially during these economic times, when smaller companies could be viewed as potential acquisition targets. more

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Mobile Messaging Revenues to Defy Economic Downturn

2009 will undoubtedly be a tough year for many global economies. However, despite uncertain forecasts, messaging company, Acision believes that the changing economic landscape will present many revenue opportunities for service providers. more

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Buongiorno Wins Contract With 3 Businesses in the UK and Ireland

Italian mobile content vendor, Buongiorno says that it has won the bid for the outsourcing of Hutchison 3G's Mobile's Java Games Platform in the UK & Ireland. more

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