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Smart Cities: The Enterprise Growth Opportunity of Tomorrow

I was recently discussing smart cities technology with a client and the question came up about what new IoT capabilities will shape consumer behavior and how to be sure that your enterprise is ready to implemen...

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Performance Management Explained Further: Is it CPM or EPM?

Performance management is the process of continuous improvement to align with an organization’s objectives. But what’s in a name? There are a bevy of buzzwords all describing the same goal: Getting better at wh...

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The 4 Questions to Ask During a Training Needs Analysis

How do you know your telecom team needs a training needs analysis? Like everything else in an enterprise, you can’t have a gut feeling. You need an analysis or a systematic approach to determine who needs it an...

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The Keys to Measuring Telecom Management Team Performance

When AOTMP asks enterprises how they measure telecom/IT management performance, many of them will say cost savings is the primary metric in which performance is assessed. Although cost savings is important, thi...

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What is Enterprise Performance Management?

Enterprise performance management (EPM) is the process of analyzing and monitoring performance then taking action on trends across the enterprise. While this may sound easy, anyone who has worked in an enterpri...

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

As companies explore new and exciting ways to include emerging technology in their business operations, they are routinely encountering limits on the speed with which their data can move. While new tech compani...

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5G Is Transformational but What Are Enterprises to Do with All That Hype?

Strategy is a core telecom management activity, and principles of the Efficiency First® Framework dictate that positioning technology as a strategic contributor to the business means identifying and aligning wi...

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Identifying, Abolishing the Top 3 Telecom/IT/Mobility Management Misconceptions

Any endeavor can thrive or die by perception. The people who run telecom/IT/mobility management know, probably better than most, how true that is. That’s because they face rampant misconceptions about their wor...

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Why Does the Telecom Management Industry Exist?

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

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Signal Private Messenger 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...