The corruption of African journalism has consequences for the regulation of telecoms providers.
An airline exec with no track record in telecoms beat some of the world’s leading RA vendors to win a USD11mn contract.
Assurance teams will have to be agile if they want to cope with fundamental changes to telecoms. Their agility depends on a combination of processes, technologies and knowledge.
We need a good international standard for assuring charging accuracy. The revised ETSI 102 845 Technical Specification is based on sound concepts but also suffers crucial omissions.
A lawyer’s threats to the Nigerian Communications Commission have been used to justify hyperbolic media headlines about revenue losses.
Why is Ghana spending so much on its new ‘platform’ to detect simboxes if it relies on familiar old methods?
Canada’s CCTS has seen an 87 percent increase in complaints that monthly bills are inaccurate. Almost half came from customers of Bell Canada.
Utilities should emulate RA methods used in telcos. This was one of the conclusions drawn from November’s RAG Utilities meeting.
The market leader for RAFM uses the f-word a lot, and rarely mentions RA.
We must remember mistakes to learn from them, but charging errors by Virgin Media and EE show our industry is forgetful.