Digital Service Provider Transformation in Action

Stephan Brobst, Teradata

Embrace the era of “never normal” — Teradata CTO Stephen Brobst

Telcos must learn from financial services peers and embrace disruption as a welcome driver of innovation. Resilient telcos that use data-driven insights to innovate will thrive, while brittle players that oppose disruption will atrophy.


Telcos seek security in the cloud as 5G grows

Telefónica’s Patricia Diez Munoz acclaims 5G security credentials, but edge deployments and multi‑vendor environments bring new challenges. Neil McRae of BT positions security at the fore of cloud‑native transformation and calls on vendors to finally ditch legacy attitudes to security, and the days of “stupid passwords”.


5G-driven data analytics will help telcos evolve from utility to digital service provider

Telcos must be more than connection provider to seize “watershed moment” …they must employ platforms for value-added services that take them closer to customers. Investment must be made beyond the network when developing these new services. Telcos and partners must be clear on core roles to maximise partnerships. The ...


From castles to classrooms: Wales tests rural 5G case

Project explores 5G value for rural communities with focus on agriculture, education, tourism, and transportation. EE 5G network connects sites in Blaenau Gwent and Monmouthshire. 4G and 5G are considered key to closing rural broadband gaps in Wales, but policymakers can do more to encourage investment.