“Well, it's floodin' down in Texas
All of the telephone lines are down”
- Stevie Ray Vaughan, "Texas Flood".
There is, I think, a flood going on. It’s not responsible for downing telephone lines, however. It’s taking place over those lines, and over the wireless spectrum, and over the cable and fiber networks.
It’s a flood of data, and it’s swelling ever-higher.
Customer patterns have changed. Behavior and expectations have changed. More users are desiring more and more data-heavy services.
This is where the OSS/BSS set come in: Helping to facilitate network management that’s prudent and fair.
In this issue of Pipeline, we take a look at how increased bandwidth demands are changing the way networks are managed. We’ll hear from industry leaders from leading OSS/BSS firms like Openet, Allot, Amdocs,