Tag Archives: multi-play

Where is the IoT Revenue Opportunity

Bundling services could lead to bundles of monetization for service providersThe Internet of Things (IoT) challenge is intensifying. New services, devices, apps and technologies reach the market at a growing pace, adding complexity to the task of monetizing and managing them. Meanwhile, the success of Connected X/IoT partially hinges on providing a seamless customer experience, with simplified bundling at the forefront of this challenge. Who will manage all of these connected devices? Who will provide the integrated billing, charging, operational support, and data analytics that will not only enable seamless services, but allow a return on network capital investments, which makes all these services possible? Service providers are uniquely positioned […]  More >>

Multi-play evolution in progress

Adding Pay TV to create a quadplay offering is the latest, but multiplay is on the horizonFierce Wireless’ latest quadplay report is hot off the press. The European mobile industry giants are evolving toward fixed-mobile convergence – creating quadplay bundles that combine wireline, broadband, Pay TV and mobile into a single package. And while Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Germany, Orange, Telekom Austria and others move toward quadplay, it is only the first step on the way to multi-play. On the road to multi-play As the name suggests, quadplay is the natural evolution of triple play. But more importantly, quadplay is precursor to multi-play, where service providers will once again add services to build loyalty and find more […]  More >>

Multi-Play Today…and Tomorrow

Woman on Hammock with tabletCompetition from multi-play providers is driving adoption of Latin America broadband services, according to a new analysis from Frost and Sullivan that was published on Cellular News. Competition from triple and quadruple play providers will help to drive adoption and thereby increase the number of broadband lines in service from 52 million in 2013 to 91 million in 2018.” – Ignacio Perrone, Frost & Sullivan Information & Communication Technologies senior consultant These estimations are consistent with what Amdocs is seeing in the field today. Service providers are finding that in this dynamic communications world, consumers are demanding a growing number […]  More >>

Amdocs CES 9.1 – Put the customer in control

SIMPLEPutting customers first is a good approach, but what exactly do they need? What’s most important to each customer? Who knows best? Could it be the customers themselves? Communications today is about more than the network technology or devices. It’s about delivering the experience that the customer wants, when they want it, regardless of channel, network, service or device. Amdocs has just announced the release of Amdocs CES 9.1. This latest version of our product suite introduces new capabilities for social care, SMB (small and medium businesses), and multi-play capabilities, among others. It was developed to address the needs of today’s customer, who expects service to be SIMPLE, even in the face of today’s network, offering, and device complexities.  More >>