Monthly Archives: January 2018

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Cimpl Targets AOTMP Efficiency First® Solution Certification

2018-01-17T09:04:11+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

Initiative signifies strong commitment to IT, telecom and cloud expense management excellence INDIANAPOLIS, January 17, 2018—AOTMP is pleased to announce the participation of Cimpl in the Efficiency First® Vendor Solution Certification Program. During the Program, Cimpl will align its solution capabilities with the Efficiency First® Framework, a standard for driving technical, financial and operational efficiency [...]

Calero Improves International Reach in a ‘Significant Step’ with A&B Groep Acquisition

2018-01-11T10:42:06+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Market Alert|

Calero has made its second acquisition of 2018, this time snapping up A&B Groep out of the Netherlands. The announcement came on Jan. 11. This represents the second AOTMP Efficiency First® Certified Solution Vendor Calero has purchased this year. The acquisition gives Calero immediate reach into a very hot international region. As AOTMP Research noted [...]

AOTMP Acquires Blue Hill Research

2018-01-08T13:49:11+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

AOTMP Acquires Blue Hill Research Acquisition Adds Fresh Content and Expertise in New Technology Trends to AOTMP Research Practice INDIANAPOLIS—9 January 2018—AOTMP, a global information, research and advisory firm for telecom management best practices and industry standards, today announced the acquisition of Boston-based Blue Hill Research, a technology research firm focused on providing timely guidance [...]

Calero and Comview Usher in the First TEM/EMM M&A of 2018

2018-01-04T12:16:12+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Market Alert|Tags: , , , , , |

Calero and Comview Usher in the First TEM/EMM M&A of 2018 AOTMP’s prediction that consolidation in the TEM and EMM industries would continue into 2018 has come true in just the first week of the new year. On Wednesday, Calero said it purchased 20-year-old Comview on Dec. 29 for an undisclosed amount. The first [...]

AOTMP Adds Andrew Hartwyk to Research and Advisory Team

2018-01-02T08:33:33+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |

AOTMP Adds Andrew Hartwyk to Research and Advisory Team Addition Adds Bench Strength to AOTMP Research Practice INDIANAPOLIS—4 January 2018—AOTMP, a global information, research and advisory firm for telecom management best practices and industry standards, today announced the addition of Andrew Hartwyk as Senior Research Director in their Research and Advisory Practice. With over 10 [...]

The Mobility Management Challenge

2018-01-02T15:08:05+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: EMM, MDM, Mobility|Tags: , , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Smartphones, tablets and connected handhelds are commonplace in business today. Independent of corporate liable, personal liable or blended liability strategies for addressing device and plan costs, access to corporate systems and information is something every mobile user enjoys to some degree. Many businesses [...]

Ask the Telecom Pro: Telecom Tax | Mobile Device Insurance

2018-01-02T14:54:09+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|Tags: , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Ask the Telecom Pro Q:  Are non-profit organizations exempt from paying telecom taxes? A:  Non-profit hospitals, educational organizations, state governments, local governments and government instrumentalities are exempt from federal excise tax. States have specific provisions for exempting organizations from state and local telecom [...]

2017 Brought a New Practice Area, ITSM Best Practices, and Much More

2018-01-01T12:07:59+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Best Practices, Telecom Management Industry|

2017 proved that things aren’t slowing down any time soon in Telecom Management. ITSM became our newest practice area as we started to see vendors coming into this space and enterprises looking to better understand how it fits into their business. Along with that we added a number of tools, services and courses around ITSM [...]