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IBM shares slide further after 16 quarters of revenue decline

IBM shares slide further after 16 quarters of revenue decline

Written by on April 19, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

(Reuters) – International Business Machines Corp (IBM) reported its worst quarterly revenue in 14 years as results from newer businesses including cloud and mobile computing failed to offset declines in its traditional businesses, sending shares down nearly 5 percent in extended trading. Revenue of the world’s largest technology services company fell 4.6 percent to $18.68 […]

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New check for 2016 – spectrum, security, wallet and watch

New check for 2016 – spectrum, security, wallet and watch

Written by on January 6, 2016 in Opinion with 0 Comments

In last year’s TelecomAsia Visions report, I highlighted falling revenues and net neutrality as being major issues CSPs would face in the year ahead. But neither became the big issue I anticipated. The telecoms industry has an uncanny ability to weather storms, and even if voice revenues are down, overall revenues appear to be holding – with most […]

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Verizon hits $500 million in IoT revenues so far this year

Verizon hits $500 million in IoT revenues so far this year

Written by on October 29, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc is trying to pave the way for developers to connect more devices to the Web, as its “Internet of Things” business has touched $500 million so far this year, an executive said on Wednesday. Aimed at connecting to the Internet everything from household devices to industrial machines, the […]

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The myth of “Telcos winning back revenue from OTT players”

The myth of “Telcos winning back revenue from OTT players”

Written by on February 27, 2015 in Guest Blog with 0 Comments

In the run-up to MWC, I’m seeing a spate of news articles in the telco press/blogosphere, or vendor press releases, which are titled something like: “How Telcos can Win Back Revenue From OTT Providers” These are almost all uniformly wrong or at least, misleading marketing hype or clickbait. Let’s parse that sentence ‘win back revenue […]

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Why would a boost in roaming revenue be good news?

Why would a boost in roaming revenue be good news?

Written by on November 24, 2014 in BillingViews, Opinion with 0 Comments

If the people who released the news that data roaming revenues would bring in $50 billion by 2019 thought it would bring a smile to any faces they were wrong. At least not along BillingViews’ Boulevard. Surely, the only people who will be pleased by the news will be those whose outlook for the next […]

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