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Next-Generation Managed Services: The Key to Business Transformation
Service providers are moving from a network-centric to service-centric environment to meet consumer and enterprise demand for innovative multimedia applications and services. Increasing focus on the end user and meeting this demand requires advanced network deployment. But in the current cash strapped environment how can this be accomplished while at the same time achieve reduction in total cost of ownership?
Through creative partnering and innovative risk sharing options, new managed services and outsourcing business model options provide the framework for creating a next generation enabled portfolio of services for consumers and enterprises ready for Telco 2.0; without compromising network performance, service quality and security. This paper will address various transformational managed services business model options such as Managed Infrastructure, Managed End to End Services Operations and Full Outsourcing (Virtual Telco), and how they help Communications Service Provider achieve not only cost transformation but also business transformation.