5G will be an evolution, not a revolution

Insights from TBR’s 2019 Telecom Predictions Communication service providers (CSPs) are focusing on network transformation, which is a key component of their broader digital transformations. CSPs will leverage 5G and other next-generation technologies, such as virtualization, artificial intelligence and automation, as part of their network transformations to reduce costs and build a foundation that can […]

Consulting’s robot army: How RPA changes the consulting business model

Insights from TBR’s 2019 Professional Services Predictions Join Principal Analyst Patrick M. Heffernan for a roundtable discussion with TBR’s Professional Services analysts as they review their market predictions for 2019 and beyond, diving deep into the role robotics process automation (RPA) will have on the consulting business model. Using case studies and details from specific […]

What Diane Greene’s Departure Means for Google Cloud

“While the AI-centric strategy played to Google’s strengths, it didn’t help much with more boring workloads such as storage and website hosting that drive Amazon’s dominance and are the bulk of the cloud market. ‘They’ve been making the right moves and saying the right things, but it just hasn’t shown through in performance financially,’ says […]

What Is 5G Technology And When Will It Arrive?

“With undergoing development, 5G technology is expected to get the show on the road by 2020. That can seem to be a long wait, but it still remains an ambitious timeline. According to Technology Business Research Inc., network operators are expected to spend billions of dollars on 5G capital expenses by 2030.”

Customer-centric digital transformation: What’s up with that?

An exclusive review of TBR’s Digital Transformation Customer Research and Digital Marketing Services Customer Research Customer experience (CX) optimization remains a natural first channel for digital transformation, providing test cases for data synthesis across the organization and new methods of engagement that can inspire future initiatives. Join us Dec. 19 to discover what vendors need […]

Impact of L3-Harris combo ripples far and wide

For many of the pure-play government IT firms, Technology Business Research analyst Joey Cresta said the L-3 Harris transaction’s effects will not be significantly felt, but businesses that operate in certain areas of overlap with large platform players could see some impact. “It will certainly be a big deal for pockets of companies like Leidos […]

Digital transformation, which encompasses new business models and network architectures, drives demand for TIS

According to Technology Business Research, Inc.’s (TBR) 2Q18 Telecom Infrastructure Services (TIS) Benchmark, the TIS market grew as digital transformation continued to fuel demand for services that accompany business model evolutions and the implementation of new network technologies, including 5G and NFV/SDN. The complexity of new network architectures and the interoperability challenges they create have […]

Can management consulting survive digital transformation?

Join Patrick M. Heffernan, principal analyst, and TBR’s Professional Services senior analysts as they discuss the management consulting competitive landscape, highlighting specific vendors’ performances while diving deep on three specific themes: asset-based consulting, convergence of strategy and technology, and maturing digital transformation/innovation centers. The team will examine leading vendors, such as Deloitte, McKinsey, PwC, EY, […]