Author Archives: Eyal Amit

Eyal Amit

Eyal Amit
Eyal Amit is a product marketing manager for revenue management at Amdocs, and has more than 16 years of experience in communications industry.

Wi-Fi In The Clouds

I’d never heard of the cloud the first time I used it. I was writing a paper for one of my marketing classes, but didn’t have time to finish it before heading off to school. I didn’t have any disks available, and so, in a moment of desperation, I emailed the document to my Yahoo account. It was simple, painless, and ensured that when I arrived at school, I could open the document and continue working on it from the university computer lab. Though I didn’t have the vocabulary at the time, it was a seamless cloud experience, and one […]  More >>

Quick and Easy VoLTE Use Cases for Enterprise Customers

When most people think about VoLTE, they tend to focus on all the cool things it offers the average subscriber. But what about business customers? VoLTE offers businesses very real advantages – especially those who are still reliant on traditional time division multiplexing (TDM) systems. For example, VoLTE lets businesses take videoconferencing to the next level. Today, many enterprises are spending a significant amount of money on traditional solutions that require dedicated videoconference rooms, equipment, and communications services – not to mention a significant support team. But VoLTE provides fully integrated voice, video and data, giving companies the flexibility of […]  More >>

5 Reasons Service Providers Adore VoLTE

Verizon Wireless, America’s (and one of the world’s) largest deployed 4G-LTE network was the latest US carrier to announce its Voice over LTE service is being offered nationwide. With the vast majority of Tier-1 operators now having chosen to go live with VoLTE services or invest in them, the world has definitely reached a turning point. How fast is VoLTE expected to grow? By 2016, it’s estimated that over 80 Communications Service Providers (CSPs) worldwide will have already deployed some VoLTE services. By 2018 the uptake of VoLTE smartphones is expected to exceed 50%. Why is VoLTE becoming so popular? […]  More >>

The 3 Huge Challenges of the VoLTE Era

Creating a buzz is all too easy in these days of viral, social media. And sometimes it feels like new fads and technologies are being heralded almost every week. VoLTE however, is way more than a passing trend – it has the potential to lead our industry into a new era. Nevertheless, despite the anticipation for superior technology and mashed-up services – which means subscribers getting their hands on a combination of rich communication services, (such as HD voice and video, instant messaging, and location-based services) all wrapped up in one –some serious challenges remain ahead for VoLTE if it […]  More >>

Why Should Businesses Get Excited for VoLTE?

One of the newest technology releases in the telecommunications spotlight is Voice over LTE (VoLTE), a voice and video service running on data networks, intended to replace legacy 2G/3G voice. From a technical and customer experience perspective, VoLTE is superior to legacy voice services thanks to added support for features such as crisp HD audio, short call setup times, and having the service integrated into the smartphone’s dialer. In addition, broader services, like Rich Communication Services (RCS) use VoLTE and are appealing to consumers. The Current State of VoLTE Despite its promise, VoLTE isn’t currently being rolled out as quickly […]  More >>

4 Killer Advantages of VoLTE Over OTT

As service providers around the world roll out the red carpet for VoLTE, it’s really no wonder they are rubbing their hands gleefully. What lies ahead is superior technology and the ability to help skyrocket customer satisfaction levels. Indeed, the features that VoLTE brings to the table – including HD audio and built-in video features, which are eagerly anticipated by subscribers bases across the globe – are beginning to look much more attractive than those of the OTT offerings currently available. Let’s take a closer look at four features that signal the birth of a new VoLTE era. Mashed-up services […]  More >>

Network congested? Maybe your customers can help…

Customers expect great service no matter where they go, or when they go there. But it’s not always simple for mobile service providers to meet that expectation. Even as service providers invest in building out their networks to support growing mobile data demands and faster speeds, they find themselves unable to provide quality service to all their customers during peak times and in highly populated areas, such as subway stations or busy downtown districts.  More >>

Are you ready for the switch to 4G LTE?

Plenty of service providers (and their end-customers) have jumped on the 4G LTE bandwagon. As a result, two of the most immediate and noticeable changes we are seeing are the speed at which data services are running and high-definition voice quality. And that’s great…assuming that everything works as it should, and customers receive the quality of experience they were promised. But sadly, many 4G LTE implementations do not live up to expectations due to the challenges that lie within the core elements of these networks.  More >>