Monthly Archives: July 2011

Location Mediation for LBS Applications

Anyone with a smart phone and a data plan can easily obtain and use location-based and location-aware services. However, there are issues that come with that ease of use including privacy and a one-to-one relationship between end-user and LBS application … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Cloud Computing, Mobile Commerce and Marketing, Mobile Data and Applications, Presence and Location-based Services, Smart Phones, Telecom Strategy and Planning, Virtual Network Operators, Wireless Carriers | Leave a comment

Mobile Local Search

Mobile Local Search (MLS) is the search and discovery of persons, places, and things within an identifiable space defined by distinct parameters.  These parameters are evolving.  Today they include social networks, individuals, cities, neighborhoods, landmarks, and actions that are relevant … Continue reading

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Mobile VAS Challenges

Mobile Devices Limitations Current wireless devices include phones, hand-held or palm-sized computers, laptops, and vehicle-mounted interfaces. Whereas mobile terminals demonstrate a greater extent of mobility and flexibility, they are inferior in several respects when compared to personal computers. The screen … Continue reading

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On-Premise Unified Communication Solutions

On-premise UC solution is built/owned by the cooperation IT department, which has the servers physically located on site of enterprise, the products of UC solution are operated and managed by enterprise itself. Typically, on-premise UC solution is based on VoIP … Continue reading

Posted in Fixed Network Operators, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), Next Generation Networks (NGN), Value-added Service Applications, Wireless Carriers | Leave a comment