Organizations worldwide spend $1.5 trillion each year on fixed and mobile telecom. That dollar figure encompasses untold amounts of expertise shared among vendors, enterprises, executives and line-of-business owners, emphasizing that everyone involved with telecom management
Telecom and IT vendors can significantly influence the bottom line of the organizations they serve. How? By providing the appropriate products and services that empower communications, and by delivering those products and services in a proficient and effective manner. When this happens, vendors contribute to enterprises’ technical, financial and operational efficiencies and create positive business outcomes.
Erasing the perception of the fixed and mobile telecom environment as a cost center and commodity requires proactive effort to prove value to the business. To do that, professionals within the telecom management group need insight from the business about primary objectives and initiatives.
All telecom and IT vendors affect the performance and efficiency – or lack thereof – of an enterprise’s fixed and mobile telecom environment. Through their products, services and information they provide, vendors wield significant influence on how well a telecom environment functions.
Understanding the Telecom Management Ecosystem Part 1: The Value of Vendors (And Not Just Those Doing TEM / WMM) Chances are, enterprises and vendors alike have at least heard of the Telecom Management Ecosystem. But what it is and why it matters may not be clear. Over the coming weeks, this series of articles [...]
Telecom Management Ecosystem Membership for Telecom Vendors INDIANAPOLIS, MAY 19, 2016— AOTMP, a global leader in telecom management best practices and industry standards, announced the most recent addition to its solutions: Telecom Management Ecosystem Vendor Membership. The Ecosystem consists of vendors that impact the efficiency of the fixed and mobile telecom environment, and the fixed [...]
Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP The first generation of telecom management, often called cost management, was focused on telecom carrier cost. Manual invoice-to-contract compliance audits were performed to identify billing errors so that overcharges could be recouped. It was labor intensive and primarily provided value by reacting to ever-present [...]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN, August 25, 2015 — AOTMP recently announced the dates for Telecom Management training Boot Camps, specially designed to bring tangible and quantifiable benefits to business professionals leading complex telecom environments, at its authorized training center, Volare Training, in Singapore. Students will learn how to achieve telecom spend visibility driven through KPI-driven analytics, adopt [...]
Demand for Telecom Management Training and Certification Drives Expansion INDIANAPOLIS, IN, August 11, 2015 — AOTMP recently announced global expansion with its authorized Telecom Management Training Center in Singapore, the first on-site training center for the telecom management leader. “We’ve seen a growing demand for telecom management best practices training and certifications around the globe,” [...]
The Telecom Management Ecosystem: A Progress Report On Vendor Value, Enterprise Efficiency Gains And Business Impact
INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2015—AOTMP is pleased to release The Telecom Management Ecosystem: A Progress Report On Vendor Value, Enterprise Efficiency Gains And Business Impact, the latest white paper in AOTMP’s popular Telecom Management Industry Thought Leadership Series. Governed by AOTMP's Efficiency First® Framework, the Telecom Management Ecosystem defines the relationship of vendors to enterprise [...]