It’s not uncommon to hear folks use the terms “cost optimization” and “cost cutting” interchangeably. Some also interpret “cost optimization” as a fancy way of saying “cost elimination” or “cost cutting.” That is not only incorrect, it’s very misleading. So what exactly is the difference, and which can help you when your boss slashes your corporate mobility budget?
vMOX was recognized in the month's ChannelVision magazine as a Visionary Spotlight Award winner in the category of Enterprise Mobility Solutions. The annual Visionary Spotlight Awards competition was created to highlight channel and service provider innovation in communications. The awards honor outstanding products, services, and deployments across numerous technology categories.
This isn't the first time these companies have tried to come together, and with numerous regulatory hurdles to clear, it's still uncertain if the they will eventually become one. Here are five things to consider about this potential deal, what the convergence of two distinct wireless network would look like, and how losing one wireless player could impact the market:
According to a recent report, 5G connections in the US will reach 100 million by 2023 and 190 million by 2025. Mobile broadband and the Internet-of-Things are identified as the major use cases, and applications such as video streaming, virtual reality and smart cities all deriving huge benefits from 5G.
We know that mobility is growing, but by how much? According to research and a forecast prepared by mobile advertising firm Zenith Media, mobile devices (i.e. smartphones, tablets, air cards, etc.) will account for almost 80 percent of global internet usage in the next year.
IT leaders need to determine the most important initiatives that best utilize their money, time and talent while driving their business forward. The key part of this strategy is also having the ability to identify tasks that are important to the company, but not worthy of those limited resources. We believe that mobility management is one of those tasks.
A recent survey of 303 business decision makers found that that 90% of enterprises ended up with overage charges on their bills each year. Lacking real-time usage tracking and visibility during billing cycles, businesses often resort to billing disputes to try to adjust their bills, causing a time-consuming headache for both the Enterprise’s admin team and their service providers. Additionally, some companies are paying for services that they never use. Nearly 20 percent of those surveyed indicated that they were billed for unused corporate-owned devices or feature packages.
A recent report from analyst firm IDC predicts that worldwide spending on mobility solutions is will reach $1.72 trillion in 2021. Although annual growth is expected to slow over the 2016-2021 forecast period, they still expect spending on mobility-related hardware, software, and services to see a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.7%.
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