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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 [...]

Enterprise TEM and EMM Vendor Adoption

2017-11-28T11:26:51+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, EMM, TEM, Vendor Relations|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 [...]

A Primer on TEM Vendor Solution Delivery Configurations

2017-11-28T11:29:45+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Managed Services, TEM, Vendor Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP A Primer on TEM Vendor Solution Delivery Configurations An ongoing point of confusion in the telecom expense management (TEM) market revolves around vendor solution delivery models. Not all vendors deliver the same solutions and there is not a single delivery model that’s right [...]

Why Enterprises Should Benchmark Their Telecom Environment

2017-11-28T11:30:42+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Best Practices, Efficiency First Methodology, Optimization|Tags: , , , , |

Scott Lawrence VP & Sr. Research Analyst, AOTMP Research Practice AOTMP Why Enterprises Should Benchmark Their Telecom Environment As telecom expenses make up 20-25% of IT spend within an organization, today’s telecom and IT professionals are more focused than ever on identifying and seizing cost-cutting opportunities. Most go straight to the [...]

Does Your TEM Inventory Support Service and Asset Lifecycle Management?

2017-11-28T11:30:59+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Inventory, TEM|Tags: , , , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Does Your TEM Inventory Support Service and Asset Lifecycle Management? Telecom expense management (TEM) vendors have long touted service visibility as a major benefit delivered by their systems. Over the past decade, TEM vendors have expanded functionality to include telecom assets in inventory [...]

Telecom Policy: Limiter or Enabler?

2017-11-28T11:32:04+00:00 July 1st, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Policy, Telecom Management Industry|Tags: , , |

Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Telecom Policy:  Limiter or Enabler? There are two aspects of every telecom policy. The first addresses an organization’s philosophy and approach to service enablement and the second addresses rules for users.  Each aspect is equally important for guiding an organization’s delivery and consumption [...]

Enterprise Mobility is an Important Strategic Asset

2017-01-21T12:31:48+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Mobility|Tags: , , , |

J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D. Principal Analyst, Mobile and Wireless Gerry.Purdy@aotmp.com | LinkedIn Why Enterprise Mobility is an Important Strategic Asset of the Organization When you think of a company or even a government agency, its most important strategic assets are products or services. A company like Apple produces the iPhone. A company [...]

Mobile and Wireless 2016 Recap and 2017 Outlook

2017-01-21T12:31:48+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Mobility|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D. Principal Analyst, Mobile and Wireless Gerry.Purdy@aotmp.com | LinkedIn Mobile and Wireless 2016 Recap and 2017 Outlook   Each new year, I enjoy looking back and recapping major accomplishments that occurred in mobile and wireless technologies as well as forecasting about what may be coming in the next year. [...]

Signal Private Messenger App

2017-01-21T12:31:48+00:00 December 26th, 2016|Categories: Analyst Perspective, Mobility|Tags: , |

J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D. Principal Analyst, Mobile and Wireless Gerry.Purdy@aotmp.com | LinkedIn What the Signal Private Messenger App Says About Security in our Information Systems 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 [...]

Mobile Content Management | Keeping Important Information Accessible and Secure

2017-01-21T12:31:48+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Categories: Analyst Perspective, MCM|Tags: , , , , |

J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D. Principal Analyst, Mobile and Wireless Gerry.Purdy@aotmp.com | LinkedIn Mobile Content Management: Keeping Important Information Accessible and Secure Mobile Content Management includes security, file sharing, collaboration and synchronization. Most MCM systems include a Secure Content Locker (SCL) to hold and manage the access and control of information. With security [...]