By Juan Prieto, Product Marketing Manager, Mobile Solutions, InfoVista Today’s mobile operators face a great many challenges when it comes to IP and Ethernet backhaul assurance. This is often the result of using multiple, vendor- and technology-specific network management systems that only provide partial visibility of the health and performance of the new network and […]
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By Juan Prieto, Product Marketing Manager, Mobile Solutions, InfoVista It’s no secret that the thirst for fast mobile broadband services has completely transformed the technical and business strategies for mobile operators. With the cost of expanding infrastructure to meet demand and the resulting rise in OPEX, mobile operators are now looking to implement more cost-efficient methods […]
By Juan Prieto, Product Marketing Manager, InfoVista Last week while attending Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, Spain, we were able to catch up with Mark Mortensen, a principal analyst with Analysys Mason. Mortensen offered his views on the promise of self-optimizing networks (SONs) and the challenges facing mobile network operators (MNOs) today.
The roll-out of packet backhaul has been key to mitigating cost escalation associated with the transition from a voice-centric to a data-centric revenue model in mobile services. Many operators making that transition are drawing attention to the importance of migrating to packet backhaul, and how to accelerate the return on investment and add value to their next-generation network and services with backhaul service assurance.
By Juan Prieto, Product Marketing Manager, Mobile Solutions, InfoVista Today, there are four billion active mobile subscribers in the world. Of those, 1.1 billion subscribers access the Web, and 450 million access data-heavy apps via their mobile phones. In total, mobile operators must manage the delivery of 600 petabytes of data every month! These numbers […]