ATLANTIC-ACM Announces 2020 North American Business Connectivity Service Provider Excellence Awards

Boston, MA – August 24th, 2020 TMT focused research consultancy and market diligence firm ATLANTIC-ACM announced its 2020 U.S. Business Connectivity Service Provider Excellence Awards based on the results of their industry leading customer experience benchmarking study of …

ATLANTIC-ACM Delivers 2020 Global Wholesale Service Provider Excellence Awards

Leading research consultancy and market diligence firm ATLANTIC-ACM delivered its 2020 Global Wholesale Service Provider Excellence Awards on Tuesday, January 21 at the annual Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) conference in Honolulu, Hawaii. The awards were determined by responses to the …

Service agility through service innovation – Unpacking OSS/BSS

As featured in Telecom Ramblings

Framing the situation

Competition amongst communications solutions providers (CSPs) continues to heat up as enterprises and individuals become increasingly dependent upon their connectivity. With an increasingly complex set of services, CSPs continue to spend billions …

Charlie Reed

Why SDN will be at the Centre of African Telecoms Infrastructure Development

As featured in Developing Telecoms

By Charlie Reed and Arsene Baliki

Over the past decade, the use of Information Communication and Technology (ICT) has grown rapidly in Africa, with Africans using mobile phones, the Internet and email for both work …

Aaron Blazar

Making the small cell economics work

As featured in RCR Wireless

Crown Castle has acquired three metro fiber operators in the past eight months. Its first deal was viewed at first as a one-off to fill a network density need. But after the April 30 announcement …

Charlie Reed

Is it cheaper to build or buy a fiber network? It depends.

In the last week, we have seen ~$3B of transaction value between the Crown Castle/Sunesys and Lightower/Fibertech transactions at multiples as high as ~15x (EV/EBITDA).  These are some of the highest multiples the industry has seen in recent history, sparking …

M2M within the Healthcare Sector

New possibilities and application areas have been generated through wireless communication technologies within healthcare information technology (HCIT).  The Healthcare industry’s M2M adoption (aka telehealth) is the hybrid use of medical devices and communication technology to monitor patient status, symptoms, treatment …

Aaron Blazar

C-RAN generating new business opportunities

As featured in RCRWireless

Wireless operators in today’s market face increasing pressure on the top line as price competition continues to ramp up. At the same time, network performance expectations among consumers remain high as usage continues to grow, leaving …

Charlie Reed

Trends in Optical Transport

As featured in Jaymie Scotto & Associates

ATLANTIC-ACM Partner, Charlie Reed discusses trends in Optical Transport at a JSA TV C-level round table