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Tag Boost revenue with digital BSS


Evolve your BSS to digital

The buzz in the Business Support System (BSS) world today is about digitalization. Every conference, every analyst and, it seems, even every investor is asking "how do communication service providers go digital?".

Addressing the gap between telco marketing and IT departments

No one said transformation was going to be easy. This holds true for all large, established enterprises that are undertaking a digital transformation, and telecom service providers are no exception. This blog post addresses the gap between telco Marketing and IT departments. Ericsson's portfolio gives Marketing departments the tools to work with IT on the same infrastructure so Marketing can then go off and do its job.

What it means to be a digital service provider

Today, it is no longer a question of whether a service provider should go digital or not; the question is how to start. With the introduction of 5G, and all the business opportunities enhanced or created with 5G, it is no longer an option to maintain the same operations or technologies in OSS, BSS, and the core network.

Digital meets 5G—in the OSS/BSS layer

5G will impact your digital transformation. Yet 5G business success will only come with digitalization. What is the true meaning of these statements? Listen to Ervin van Rijssen, Head of 5G Core Program at Ericsson, as he provides a four-minute technology overview on the road to become a digital 5G service provider. Without giving away all the details, it is about core network evolution and a digital support system stack. Are you prepared?

Learn more about Entel's Digital Transformation

Carlos Palito, Head of Digital Transformation at Entel explains the details of the business-wide transformation that he is driving within his company: a project that engages 1,000 employees from 24 different countries. Watch the video and read the summary to gain all the insights.

Why only digital service providers will reap the full potential of 5G

Digital leaders like Netflix, Google, Alibaba etc. are setting a new benchmark for how consumers and enterprises engage through digital ways and channels. Digital is becoming the norm and telco’s feel they desperately need to catch up. Today most operators have initiated digital transformation programs to move from a pure connectivity service provider to a digital service provider.

Ericsson Revenue Manager monetizing new business models

Following on from my colleague's blog post last week about the way in which digital connectivity is enabling new business models for 5G, I want to talk about the challenges of making that happen in the business support systems (BSS).

Turning network slicing into a piece of cake in commercial networks

Network slicing represents a major innovation for mobile network platforms. For the business expansion beyond consumer mobile broadband for 4G and 5G. Up until now dominated by a “one slice fits all” model for unlimited data connectivity. And this post is about the role-tailored, optimized slices of network capacity and capabilities can play in the future when combined with business model innovations.

Digital connectivity enabling new business models for 5G

Now is the time to evolve the business toward platform business models in order to provide network capabilities that support the digital transformation underway in most businesses and industries. Already today, we have a powerful technology foundation in place, and this will become even stronger with 5G.

Innovations in telecom: Our top 10 highlights from Digital Transformation World

I'm reflecting today on last week's event, where Ericsson together with industry peers participated at Digital Transformation World—previously known as TMForumLive. Whilst we started out our week with out of ordinary cold temps and rainfall—nothing was going to stop our Ericsson team from keeping visitors engaged and interested in what we had to offer to this year’s Digital Transformation World program.

5G service charging in minutes

In a recent blog post we gave an example of how to monetize 5G network slicing today. But, as we all know, one of the key issues is how quickly the business support systems (BSS) can be adapted to handle any new service.