Opinion

By Emeka Obiodu, principal analyst, Industry, Communications, and Broadband at Ovum

Contrary to popular opinion, most telcos are innovative when it comes to their businesses. While their core products of voice and data have not changed much over the past 30 years, telcos have innovated in their network infrastructure, business models, tariff strategies and approach to marketing.

By Neha Dharia, consumer analyst at Ovum

Underlining how social messaging services can generate significant revenues, Japanese app Line announced revenues of around €45 million in 2012, €34 million of which came in Q4 alone.

By Stephen Nash, partner at global law firm Eversheds

Boards of global businesses are under pressure to drive growth, with international deal-making and merger and acquisition activity both important strategic business tools for those in the telecoms sector.

By Igor Sarenac, VP of financial services and international business at Convergys

With new devices and applications introduced daily, customers are becoming far more familiar and attached to them than to their service providers.

    

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