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Why Does the Telecom Management Industry Exist?

A Telecom Management Industry Conversation, Series of Recollections, and Slew of Acronyms.  Many years ago, I was planning on entering college and, more specifically, having to choose a college major. Unsure of...

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Ask the Telecom Pro: BYOD Call Records & Property Tax Allotment

Q: Can I obtain call records from carriers for my BYOD mobile users? A: While employers with BYOD mobile users may require users to submit call records to prove expense reports are for valid business calls, emp...

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Meet the World’s Most Secure Messaging App

With total end-to-end encryption, Signal Private Messenger is the most secure messaging app to date. While total privacy is highly desired, enterprises may want a version that gives them oversight of the messag...

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Comcast: Your Next Wireless Service Provider?

Comcast to focus on offering wireless cellular services to their 27.7 million cable TV & internet customers. They will also leverage access to their 15 million Wi-Fi hotspots. Longer term, Comcast may lever...

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Why MDM is Migrating to EMM

Mobile Device Management (MDM) was created to manage those pesky new mobile devices, but the need for MDM quickly grew. Today, organizations need a similar solution to protect their laptops, smartphones, tablet...

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Four Most Common Telecom RFP Mistakes

When pursuing business relationships with telecom vendors, it’s important to understand each vendor’s goals and objectives in order to reach an agreement that is beneficial. While it’s importa...

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Three Telecom Deployment Strategies to Think About

As telecom deployment strategy leaders, we provide a key component in our organization’s user experience. When a new employee is hired, they often receive their very own mobile device(s). However, the met...

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Ask The Telecom Pro: Free MMS, EMM, & TEM

Q: Are free TEM services offered by carriers as good as TEM services offered by independent vendors? A: A carrier may be able to provide a technology platform that supports some TEM activities equally as well a...

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Are Telecom Cost Savings Strategic?

The Telecom Expense Management (TEM) industry was founded on the promise of — you guessed it — telecom cost savings. In the late ’80s, telecom cost savings were readily available through two p...

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Is Telecom Management Merely a Utility?

Nearly half (44%) of all enterprises view the telecom management environment as a cost center and treat it like a utility, according to AOTMP® Research & Advisory. For these organizations, service delivery ...