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Oracle exec: Video key element in VoLTE revenues

LONDON--Communications service providers (CSPs) should offer voice calling for free on LTE networks and instead make their money by charging subscribers and advertisers for video calls, a senior product marketing analyst at Oracle Communications said.

Oracle: VoLTE will be second-largest driver of LTE Diameter signaling traffic till 2017

LTE Diameter signaling volumes will continue to expand through 2018 as wireless subscribers adopt personalized data plans and new video and voice services, including voice over LTE (VoLTE), according to the third annual Oracle Communications LTE Diameter Signaling Index.

Oracle teams with Vodafone on IoT, expands European cloud data centres

Oracle is seeking to beef up its wireless credentials by collaborating with Vodafone to develop internet of things (IoT) systems, as well as working on a separate plan to open new cloud data centres in Europe.  

Cisco maintains dominant spot in enterprise session-border-controller market, says Infonetics

Cisco remained the dominant enterprise session border controller (eSBC) vendor in the first quarter, according to Infonetics'  Enterprise Session Border Controllers  report.

CBS' Moonves is paid more than comparable CEOs: compensation expert

CBS paid Leslie Moonves $32 million in cash and bonuses last year, about 19 times higher than what CEOs running similar sized companies should make, according to a new study by compensation expert Graef Crystal.

SaskTel employs Oracle to create common IMS service core

SaskTel is deploying a single IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) network core that it says will support an all-IP network infrastructure for its growing mix of wireline and wireless customers.

Orange launches wholesale LTE roaming service

Orange launched a new wholesale service that will allow mobile operators to provide their customers with LTE services outside their domestic markets.

Oracle: Policy, online charging drive increase in LTE Diameter signaling

The rollout of LTE networks worldwide is driving adoption of the Diameter signaling protocol, and Oracle Communications is predicting LTE Diameter signaling traffic will grow more than twice as fast as mobile data traffic in general through 2017.

Report: Strong growth in LTE diameter signalling traffic expected

LTE diameter signaling traffic will grow at more than twice the rate of mobile data traffic through 2017, according to the second annual Oracle Communications LTE Diameter Signaling Index.

How operators are fighting against falling ARPU

By Anne Morris Recent first-quarter results published by operators across Europe provided a stark reminder of the issues they continue to face, with revenues flat or down and profitability tough to...