About Timothy Colwell

Timothy C. Colwell leads AOTMP’s Efficiency First® Adoption practice, which establishes performance scoring standards, issues enterprise and vendor Efficiency First® Certifications, and manages Efficiency First® Framework development and evolution. He is the lead innovation architect for AOTMP’s Efficiency First® Framework, a disciplined, best practice-driven approach to managing fixed and mobile telecom environments.

[Webinar Recording] 5 Tips to Choosing a Telecom Expense Management Vendor

2018-10-18T08:57:34+00:00Categories: Webinars and Appearances|Tags: , |

Choosing a Telecom Expense Management Vendor (TEM) can be nerve-wracking. AOTMP offers a few tips for making this process easier. If you are a CIO, CTO, IT Director, Telecom Director, Telecom Management Leader, IT / Telecom Finance Leader, Mobility Practice Leader or IT / Telecom Procurement Leader, watch this recording to learn more about vendor selection for your organization.

[Webinar Recording] Optimizing Telecom Management Success: 3 New Fundamentals Your Team Must Master

2018-07-05T11:15:59+00:00Categories: Webinars and Appearances|

Watch this webinar recording to learn more about the 3 New Fundamentals to lead your telecom organization into significant improvements in measurable efficiency, team performance and individual productivity.

[Webinar Recording] GDPR – What You Don’t Know WILL Harm Your Business

2018-10-18T08:57:01+00:00Categories: Perspective, Webinars and Appearances|Tags: , , |

Learn about GDPR compliance requirements and get tips for developing an action plan to keep your business from being fined by watching this recording.

My Company Can’t Afford Fiber Re-Cabling, Does That Mean We Can’t Deploy an IoT Solution?

2018-02-21T15:14:22+00:00Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|

A client recently asked me this and it made me think about how quickly our minds have accepted the idea that fiber optics are the only solution to data speed concerns. As companies explore new and exciting ways to include emerging technology in their business operations, they are routinely encountering limits on the speed with [...]

The Mobility Management Challenge

2018-02-21T15:34:15+00:00Categories: Perspective|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 [...]

Telecom and Cloud Service Management

2018-02-21T15:11:17+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Cloud services are digital transformation enablers for organizations across various IT, telecom and mobile technology platforms. They are also disrupters for IT, telecom and mobile management practices. As cloud technology replaces and augments legacy technology platforms, questions arise from enterprise fixed and mobile [...]

Ask the Telecom Pro: SLAs

2018-02-21T15:50:04+00:00Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|Tags: , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Ask the Telecom Pro Q:  What is the difference between catastrophic and chronic SLA events? A:  Carriers and other vendors have different terms to describe service level agreement conditions.  Most commonly, a catastrophic SLA event is one where all or a majority of [...]

Ask the Telecom Pro: TEM / EMM Vendors | MDM Software

2018-02-21T15:35:27+00:00Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|Tags: , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Ask the Telecom Pro Q:  Can TEM vendors support EMM effectively? A:  Telecom Expense Management (TEM) vendors may have Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) capabilities.  Often, the capabilities are in the form of Managed Mobility Services (MMS).  So, yes, there are TEM vendors that can support [...]

Ask the Telecom Pro: What is Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) and What Do EMM Vendors Offer?

2018-02-21T15:42:14+00:00Categories: Ask The Telecom Pro|Tags: , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Ask the Telecom Pro In October, AOTMP's SVP of Efficiency First® Adoption, Timothy C. Colwell, addressed what appears to be a very simple question at Mobi's Untethered event as he presented a session on "Mobile Transformation & Industry Evolution":  What is enterprise mobility [...]

Enterprise TEM and EMM Vendor Adoption

2018-02-21T15:43:09+00:00Categories: Perspective|Tags: , , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Enterprise TEM and EMM Vendor Adoption Organizations spend $1.5 trillion dollars a year globally on fixed and mobile telecom services.  Managing the service lifecycle requires people, processes and technology to address technical, financial and operational aspects of each service. When asked about the [...]