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LTE North America – 18-20 November 2014 – Dallas, Texas

7:40 am   -   September 12th, 2014

LTE North America

LTE North America
18-20 November 2014
Intercontinental Hotel, Dallas, Texas, USA

Back for an 8th year LTE North America, brought to you buy Informa Telecoms & Media, looks set to be our biggest and best yet! With massive growth last year LTE North America set itself up as the only stand alone 4G and 5G event in North America. With no other event solely focusing on the topics that matter to you this is the only place for 4G and 5G professionals to meet. Our exclusive networking sessions allow you the opportunity to meet with the best in the industry and hear their thoughts on how the market is progressing and what the next steps are. This year with all new 5G content with the 5G North America Summit taking place alongside the main LTE North America show, this is your chance to see what the future holds for the telecom industry in the region.

With 200+ speakers and 1,500+ attendees expected. Of which 45% will be from carrier companies and 50% will be director level of above, this is a must attend event! To find out more about the event and see the full agenda and speaker line up, download the brochure today:

17th Annual AfricaCom – 11 to 17 November, 2014

7:36 am   -   September 12th, 2014


9000+ Attendees
300+ Speakers, 375 Exhibitors, 140+ countries represented
Free Operator Pass


AfricaCom is getting even bigger and better in 2014 – alongside it’s usual 3 days of strategic conference content (delivered by 300+ business supremos and digital gurus), specialist events, workshops and networking, this year’s AfricaCom has a record-breaking 375+ exhibitors (see the full listing here) showcasing their solutions and services. Plus the exhibition incorporates a host of new features from the Africa Com Village to the Google Big Data & Cloud Developer Zone to the Mobile Marketing Zone to the Entrepreneur Incubator Hub and of course the highly-popular Africa Com Masterclass Theatre

Tickets to this 3-day extravaganza are entirely free so sign up today:



Africa Com this year also brings you a host of new topics including : SDN and network Virtualisation, the Internet of Things, Video-on-Demand,  a big focus on Multi-platform OTT Innovation, VoLTE, agile business, VSAT and more.


Headlining speakers include:

  • Christian de Faria, CEO, Airtel Africa
  • Chris Daniels, VP or product of, Facebook
  • Marc Rennard, EVP, Africa, Middle East & Asia, Orange
  • Zunaid Bulbulia, Chief executive Officer, MTN SA
  • Arthur Bastings, EVP Africa, Millicom 
  • January Makamba, MP, Minister of Communications, Tanzania
  • Marcel Golding, CEO, eTV
  • Irene Charnley, Group CEO, Smile 


11 Events in 1……
LTE Africa
11-13 November

With momentum behind LTE in Africa increasing significantly over the past 12 months, the 2nd Annual LTE Africa event will take place at an extremely exciting yet crucial time for the industry. Topics covered include: Successful deploment of LTE, LTE roaming, Opportunities for TDE-LTE, LTE standardisation and spectrum management.

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11-13 November

The Africacom 100 is a brand new feature for this year that brings together the 100 most influential names in Africa’s telecoms, media and ICT industry.  A recent survey of these influencers has already been conducted and you can see the published results here

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11-13 November

Africa Cast returns for a 4th year with a brand new Multi Platform Focus Day. It continues to develop as the major broadcast show in Sub-Saharan Africa.  This year the two overarching themes will be OTT Video and the DTT project with key representatives from Multichoice, iROKOtv, BuniTV and Zuku confirmed to speak.  

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11-13 November

VSAT Africa 2014 will be the only focused show to take place on the African continent, bringing together an audience of senior decision making leaders in the VSAT community to debate and discuss the commercial and technical challenges of operating a VSAT network in Africa. 

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11-13 November

Africa is not giving up its crown of leader of mobile financial services anytime soon! Returning for a 2nd year the Mobile Money event showcases the revenue-generating innovations for operators and other stakeholders.

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11-13 November

Following a successful launch in 2013, Digital Music Africa will debate how the market in shaping in Africa and discuss business models and partnerships to ensure services are monetised and revenues are shared equitably.

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FREE operator pass*
11-13 November

TM Forum Live! at AfricaCom, is focusing on how to transform to a digital business by tapping into the wisdom of our 1000 high tech member companies with a specific focus on advances such as data analytics, virtualization and the impact of the ‘internet of things’ to help you reduce cost and risk, increase agility and customer satisfaction and ultimately drive better profits in the digital world. 

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11-13 November

The acclaimed Africa Com Masterclasses provide a highly interactive line-up of demos; mini-training; hosted debates and analytic interviews all without leaving the beating heart of where business is done at Africa Com. This year’s bite-sized delights include: digital market trends and forecasts, broadband strategies, Value-Added Services, Customer Experience Management, innovation, and a session dedicated to tech start-ups.  

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11-13 November

African developers are looking to take advantage of the digital enterprise and develop for local needs, local cultures and for local economic boost. Furthermore, cloud based technologies are becoming central to the way African developers seek to monetize their apps. If you are currently reaching out to African developers, leading telcos, mobile marketing agencies and enterprises focused on monetising the mobile experience.

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12TH November
The AfricaCom Awards are open to any Operator, Vendor and Regulator, of any size, and any location who offers solutions or products anywhere within Africa. Find out more about the entry criteria, and make sure you apply by Friday 5th September 2014 through our easy-to use online entry system.
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Ericsson and SAP Announce Solution for Enterprise Mobility Management

7:34 am   -   September 12th, 2014

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announced an agreement with SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) to securely deliver network-enabled cloud solutions, which will provide users with secure access to their business apps and content on mobile devices. For the growing Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) market which is expected to reach $2.1 billion by 2016 (Radicati Group), this joint offering will help businesses across all industries to better manage and secure organizational effectiveness and employee productivity. Ericsson will offer SAP® Mobile Secure, a set of cloud-based solutions, combined with an IT managed service offering, expanding its portfolio of services available for its 400+ mobile network operators. (more…)

GO Implements New Cerillion Order Management Solution

7:33 am   -   September 12th, 2014

Cerillion Technologies, a leading provider of next generation customer management systems, has launched its Order Management solution at GO, Malta’s leading communications provider. Implemented as a module within Cerillion’s pre-integrated CRM & Billing solution, the Order Management component has improved GO’s market responsiveness and enabled the provider to quickly launch innovative new multi-play bundles and grow market share. (more…)

Roland Kirch Named Chief Financial Officer of Orga Systems GmbH

7:27 am   -   September 9th, 2014

Effective September 8th, 2014 Roland Kirch (42) has been appointed as new Chief Financial Officer of Orga Systems GmbH, Germany, a software systems vendor with an international customer base in telecommunications. In this position, Roland Kirch succeeds Johannes Nussbickel who decided to leave the company for personal reasons after having managed the finance and administration functions of the company over the past three years. (more…)

LTE Voice Summit – October 7-8, 2014 – Royal Garden Hotel, London, UK

8:16 am   -   September 8th, 2014
october 7-8, 2014
royal garden hotel, london, uk
We are proud to support LTE Voice Summit


OSS News Review is excited to let you know about LTE Voice Summit 2014. The event was a huge success last year and this year looks set to be bigger and better with a fantastic speaker line up including the likes of LG U+, SK Telecom, NTT DoCoMo, Verizon Labs, Sprint, Orange, Telecom Italia, EE, BT, Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Group, Swisscom, Telefonica, Three, Bouygues Telecom and many more. This is your chance to meet with them and hear there thoughts on the big challenges facing VoLTE and the next steps the industry needs to take. 

With dedicated networking sessions throughout the conference this is the perfect change to meet the people you need to know and make contacts that will help your business for years to come.

If you represent an operator company for anywhere in the world you can get 50% off your registration price! Make sure you take advantage of this great offer and attend this great conference.

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VOSS Extends UC Migration Solution

8:00 am   -   September 8th, 2014

VOSS Solutions has extended the scope of its UC Migration Solution to support the complex and multi-faceted requirements of communications migration projects.

VOSS has taken the sophisticated ETL (extract, transform, and load) technology from the “big data” industry and successfully enhanced it to suit the unique demands of a UC migration process. The methodology used at VOSS is a DETVL (discover, extract, transform, validate, and load) approach that automatically and rapidly processes massive amounts of complex data, with very high rates of accuracy, through the following core phases: (more…)

Broadband World Forum 2014 | 21-23 October | Amsterdam

7:56 am   -   September 2nd, 2014
14th Annual
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FREE to Attend Exhibition: Build, Optimize and Monetize Your Network

OSS News Review is proud to be an endorsing association of Broadband World Forum 2014 21-23 October, Exhibition & Convention Centre, Amsterdam.

Make sure you visit this years event and be the first to see:

World’s Largest NFV PoC Showcase

World’s Largest G.Fast Event

Live Vectoring Video QoE Demos

100s of Live Demos

Free Show Keynotes

25+ hours of FREE content

Tomorrow’s Technology Today

Read our 10 Essential Things To See At Broadband World Forum

Find out more download the BBWF brochure

Attend the free exhibition, where you can meet over 250 exhibitors and sponsors, who are ready to provide you with knowledge, ideas, products and solutions for you to define your future business strategy.

Book your FREE Exhibition pass today
Learn from 300+ Industry Speakers
Over 300 visionary speakers confirmed, BBWF will create one of the world’s most comprehensive and operator led conference programs ready to help you build, optimize and monetize your network.
We have a fascinating agenda with brand new content in our conference tracks:

  • Virtualization (Topics include; NFV/Network Virtualization, SDN, Data Centres & Openflow)
  • Network Intelligence (Topics include; Big Data Analytics, IP Evolution and Network Efficiency & Speed)
  • Access Evolution (Topics include; DSL Acceleration & FTTx, Reinventing Broadband and Broadband Deployment Innovations)
  • Mobile Broadband (Topics include; LTE & Future Wireless Access, Mobile Backhaul & Fronthaul and OTT & Video Management)
  • Connected World (Topics include; Connected Home, Internet of Things and Holistic Management)

There is something for everyone at Broadband World ForumPasses start from 999 register today with your 15% off discount code: I7VSH/OSS

Exclusive, private networking and debate session for C- level Executives only
The Executive Summit is a unique, invitation only, C-Suite gathering which provides our audience with a rare opportunity for an open and honest debate.

A candid opening address by Sanjiv Ahuja former CEO of Orange, Founder of Ahuja Investments, will form the basis of intense interactive debates between our guests.

For more information please email:

Networking Drinks – Raise a glass to Superfast Broadband!

Join us for the BBWF Service Provider Drinks Reception, in association with the Broadband Forum, from 1700 on Tuesday 21st October at the Interoperability Pavilion (Booth E50).

Meet, network and catch up with our extensive service provider community at the end of Day 1 and talk to the experts in, Vectoring, G-PON and TR-069. Open to all attendees – we look forward to seeing you there!

Register for your free exhibition pass for FREE or use your 15% discount code I7VSH/OSS to book your delegate pass today.

We look forward to seeing you at the event,

OSS News Review


“BBWF is a great opportunity to see what other people are doing in different markets, understand how trends are shifting globally and if necessary change our strategy.”

James Bagley
Head of Strategy and Planning, BSkyB

  Rise of the machines? The hopes & fears of Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall

Read our interview with keynote speaker Jon Hall on his hopes and fears for the future.

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Interview: CTO, Hong Kong Broadband Network: “The fast fibre connection is just part of the value chain.”

Hear from the CTO, Hong Kong Broadband Network on how the expectation of speed is changing the market for incumbents.

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15% off for OSS News Review Members

We have a exclusive discount for OSS News Review members. Limited time only so make sure your book your conference delegate pass today.

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Fortytwo Telecom Appoints New CEO

8:07 am   -   August 28th, 2014

Fortytwo Telecom, mobile messaging solutions and telecommunications provider, told OSS News Review today that Glen Warren has been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer. (more…)

Elitecore Offers Discounted Pre-Integrated LTE Revenue and Customer Management Platform

6:50 am   -   August 27th, 2014

Elitecore Technologies, a provider of Integrated Policy, Charging, Billing and Revenue Management solution is offering Pre-integrated LTE RCM an end to end platform comprising; OCS, PCRF, Convergent Billing, Customer Management, Provisioning, Business Analytics and Selfcare Portals for LTE operators at a discounted price of $500,000 for 100,000 subscribers. (more…)

Orga Systems Recognized in Gartner Hype Cycle Reports

7:49 am   -   August 13th, 2014

Orga Systems, a leading software vendor for real-time charging and billing solutions, with an international customer base in the telecommunications, utilities and automotive markets, told OSS News Review that it was mentioned as a “Sample Vendor” in two Gartner Hype Cycle Reports: “Hype Cycle for Communications Service Provider Operations, 2014” and “Hype Cycle for Communications Service Provider Digital Services Enablement, 2014”. Gartner identified Orga Systems as a “Sample Vendor” for “Convergent Charging” as well as for “Integrated Policy and Charging Control Solutions”. (more…)

MVNOs Industry Summit Asia 2014

9:01 pm   -   August 10th, 2014


MVNOs Industry Summit Asia 2014
14-15 October 2014
Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

After another great event in 2013 we are looking forward to further growth in 2014 as we co-locate the conference with Monetising Digital and OTT Services Asia. The 4th annual event will take place in Kuala Lumpur , where delegates will benefit from extended learning and networking, resulting from the co-location. (more…)

SDN & NFV USA 2014, 6 – 8 October 2014, Hilton Doubletree, Dallas, USA

8:13 pm   -   August 10th, 2014


The Carrier’s SDN & NFV Forum Returns!
Influencers and leaders of SDN & NFV will meet in Dallas, Texas, this fall, to road-map the next generation network infrastructure.

LTE Africa, 11-13 November 2014, Cape Town, South Africa

8:07 pm   -   August 10th, 2014

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LTE Africa
11-13 November 2014
Cape Town, South Africa

Due to the unprecedented success of the launch LTE Africa 2013 event and substantial growth in LTE deployment in Africa, the 2014 event will be co-located with Africa Com, the leading Telecom expo in Africa, taking place in November in Cape Town. (more…)

SingTel Chooses NetCracker and NEC to Deliver Service Layer Transformation

8:57 am   -   August 7th, 2014

Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) has chosen NetCracker Technology and NEC for a project to transform the comprehensive backend systems for its enterprise customers. The solution will automate and enhance SingTel’s end-to-end service fulfillment processes to enable its Group Enterprise to bring new products and services bundles to the market more swiftly. (more…)

NetCracker Discussed Revenue Opps through Tailored Customer Experience at CableLabs 2014

8:54 pm   -   August 6th, 2014

NetCracker Technology showcased advancements in BSS/OSS that enable operators to capture new revenue opportunities through B2B offerings, next-generation services and personalized experiences at the CableLabs Summer Conference in Keystone, CO. The CableLabs Summer Conference is a private event for cable operators and the demonstrating vendors. During the event, NetCracker demonstratee how MSOs can harness the power of big data analytics to improve customer experience and provide tailored recommendations for each individual within a household. CableLabs’ Summer Conference in Keystone, CO was held August 3 to 5, 2014. (more…)

Solaiemes Acquired by Comverse

8:50 pm   -   August 6th, 2014

Comverse has acquired Spain-based Solaiemes. This acquisition strengthens the Comverse Evolved Communication Suite (ECS) portfolio that helps telecom service providers to monetize from IP based digital services. Solutions from Solaiemes complement the market leading Evolved Communication Suite (ECS) offering from Comverse, and the combined portfolio creates an end-to-end platform for service monetization of IP based digital services. (more…)

Access Point Moves to IDI Billing Solutions’ Cloud-Based Billing and OSS Solution

8:43 pm   -   August 6th, 2014

IDI Billing Solutions, a leading developer of billing, rating, order management, workflow and selling solutions for the communications industry, has told OSS News Review that Access Point, Inc. will move to the company’s cloud-based CostGuard® billing and OSS solution and implement its enhanced workflow capabilities. (more…)

Redknee Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Results

8:40 pm   -   August 6th, 2014

Redknee Solutions Inc., a leading provider of real-time monetization and subscriber management software, reported results for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2014. All figures are in U.S. dollars.

Fiscal Q3 2014 Financial Highlights (Comparisons made between fiscal Q3 FY2014 and fiscal Q3 FY2013 results, unless otherwise noted)
— Revenue totaled $63.9 million, up 9% from $58.6 million
— $9 million of revenue from a software license capacity increase issued but not recognized in the quarter that is expected to be recognized in Q1 FY15
— Gross profit was $27.9 million (44% of total revenue) compared to $32.0 million (55% of total revenue)
— Adjusted EBITDA loss of $3.2 million versus Adjusted EBITDA of $7.3 million
— Net loss totaled $6.9 million or $0.06 loss per share versus a net income of $0.1 million or $0.00 per share
— Cash at $99.0 million
— Order backlog at $172.7 million, the highest level in Redknee’s history
— Accounts receivable decreased by $11.4 million to $85.7M as at June 30, 2014, as compared to Q2 FY2014 (more…)

Iridium Deploys Xelerate to Automate Real-Time Service Provisioning

7:51 am   -   August 6th, 2014

Iridium®, the only mobile voice and data satellite communications network that spans the entire globe, has recently implemented SunTec’s revenue management and business assurance product suite, Xelerate, to help provide end-to-end real-time automated service provisioning to their customers.

Iridium enables connections between people, organizations and assets to and from anywhere, in real time. Together with its ecosystem of partner companies, Iridium delivers an innovative and rich portfolio of reliable solutions for markets that require truly global communications. (more…)


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