SD-WAN Policy and Performance Considerations

2018-04-03T17:11:07+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , |

Software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) technology has capabilities that allow enterprises to exercise more control over data. As organizations consider implementing SD-WAN solutions, they will need to define policy and service-level agreement (SLA) performance standards to optimize the security features, cost-reduction potential, and dynamic network capabilities of SD-WAN.

AOTMP Q2 Research Agenda Announced

2018-08-06T10:50:18+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , , , , , |

News and Notes AOTMP Research and its Blue Hill Research division have many new reports planned for 2018’s second quarter. We’re pleased to bring you topics that continue to add to our nine diverse practice areas, guiding vendors and enterprises in their mutual quest to support and serve as, respectively, telecom/mobility/technology management Centers of Excellence. [...]

AOTMP Announces 2018 Summit Vendor Award Finalists

2018-03-26T11:00:41+00:00Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

Finalists Represent Stories of Excellence in the Telecom Management Ecosystem AOTMP, a global information, research and advisory firm for telecom, mobility and technology management best practices and industry standards, today announced the finalists for the 2018 AOTMP Summit Vendor Award Finalists. Now in its twelfth year, the annual Awards recognize those organizations, vendors, and individuals who [...]

How to Define Your Telecom Security Plan Management Roles

2018-03-20T19:35:02+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , , |

Today’s highly advanced telecom environment includes many types of new mobile end point devices from mobile phones to ruggedized tablets, to remote kiosks, to IoT devices or even wearables. And each of them create a huge volume of data transmitting to and from the cloud.  In today's highly connected business environment, it's important to have [...]

Considerations in SD-WAN Implementation

2018-04-03T17:15:28+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , |

As cloud use increases, having a greater understanding of options beyond current state MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching) based connectivity is imperative to making sure that your enterprise optimizes their telecom environment. Before deciding to make the leap to SD-WAN, AOTMP recommends the following considerations for any enterprise to determine whether the solution is a good fit.

What’s Trending in Unified Communications?

2018-03-06T14:34:40+00:00Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|Tags: , , |

I was asked last week about how Unified Communications (UC) is changing with recent advances in UC technology; the client who was requesting the information was considering how her company might improve their internal processes. I took a few minutes to jot down some of the trends that AOTMP is seeing in the UC market. [...]

What does the new EU-US Privacy Shield mean for your telecom environment?

2018-03-05T11:53:20+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: |

New EU-US Privacy Shield for US organizations is replacing the Safe Harbor program. We asked Andrew Lipman, partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, for his expert insight on the subject. Here is what he had to say. Transfer of personal data from the European Union to countries, like the US, outside the European Economic [...]

Mobile Application Security Before Hardware

2018-05-21T18:27:51+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , |

I get to join several product demonstrations each month and speak with various technology companies about the current and next-generation problems they are working to solve. Sometimes you hear about products when it’s too late, when you don’t work with a client anymore who might have benefited from a solution or a solution they tried [...]