Monthly Archives: September 2012

Embedded Computing Market

The global Embedded Computing market in the report includes the Merchant Embedded Computing (MEC) market, the Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) market and the embedded motherboards market.  While the MEC and COTS markets cater to the low volume embedded systems market, the motherboards … Continue reading

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Presence Detection and Presence-based Applications

Understanding Presence in Telecommunications Presence is really not an application by itself but is rather an enabler of applications, adding value to them.  We shall define presence information within a telecommunications context including the state of an object or device, … Continue reading

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Understanding RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)

Radio Frequency Identification or RFID as name suggests works on radio frequencies. RFIDs were first introduced as option for long lasting identification technology of Bar-coding. Bar coding was in veins of most of the business lines and helped organizations to … Continue reading

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Key Next Generation Network (NGN) Application Trends

Key Trends The Multi-screen Offering Strategy There is an emerging six screen strategy that includes the traditional (1) TV, (2) PC/laptop, and (3) mobile phone, along with the (4) car, (5) kiosks and (6) fixed station IP-based, communication devices. High … Continue reading

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Mobile Security & Privacy: An Intensifying Issue for Smartphone Users

As end-users and businesses come to rely on Smartphones and tablets in their personal and business activities to store valuable information, it is attracting the attention of cybercriminals who seek to prey upon certain vulnerabilities.  Malware targeting Smartphones and tablets … Continue reading

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Carrier Opportunities in Subscriber Data Management (SDM)

Mobile broadband deployments have revolutionized modern Carrier networks. The emergence of massive volumes of Internet applications, however, has made it clear that they cannot simply remain pipeline providers and that the data traffic and subscriber base deriving from pipelines form … Continue reading

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Cost Savings the Ultimate Driver for IMS

Service providers will be under pressure to reduce the cost of providing services to improve margins. As they do, they will be looking for the most cost effective means to deliver services and the IMS model architecture will eventually help … Continue reading

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