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What is Business Support Systems in telecom?

Business Support Systems (BSS) is the software and processes required for the “back office” to function. Typically, for a telecom operator, the scope of BSS includes managing rating, orders, products,…
Comviva
12th January 2016
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What are Enterprise Messaging Solutions

An Enterprise Messaging System (EMS) is a system that enables "program-to-program" messaging between applications and systems in an enterprise. Ideally, an EMS ought to meet the following criteria: Policy: A…
Comviva
11th January 2016
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What is a Short Message Service Centre?

A Short Message Service Center (SMSC) typically handles the SMS-related operations of a wireless network. When an SMS is sent, it will be sent to the SMS center first and…
Comviva
8th January 2016
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May the force be with ones we often forget!

With the dawn of New Year, we take this opportunity to extend a heartfelt #ThankYou to those who work relentlessly round  the clock for us, but their efforts often go…
Comviva
31st December 2015
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What is big data analytics

Big Data Analytics refers to the examination of huge data sets consisting of a variety of data generally called “big data”. The purpose of the examination is to uncover hidden…
Comviva
17th December 2015
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Mobile money and its future

Various tech giants have been rolling out new payment services that convert smartphones into digital wallets. The latest services for mobile money are now replacing cash and cheque. Reportedly, the…
Comviva
11th December 2015
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Sweden: The first cashless land on earth

The cashless societies - where every transaction is performed digitally- are being envisioned for decades. But hardly there’s been a country that has made it a reality.  But a few…
Comviva
9th December 2015
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The Digital Future of Banking

The banking industry is undergoing a sea-change. The gradual shift towards digital and especially mobile technologies, alongside changing customer demographics- particularly the heightened importance of millennials- offer significant opportunities for…
Comviva
1st December 2015
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2015-16: Top trends in the music industry

The music industry looks quite different from how it did a few years back. It may be said to be the only industry that has kept changing itself without waiting…
Comviva
1st December 2015
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2015: The Year so far for mobile payments

Who had anticipated that the mobile payment sector will become so prominent in the year 2015? Once a small, quiet corner of the financial world is now initiating to take…
Comviva
20th November 2015
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Monetization of videos is gaining ground, but all videos aren’t important

Today’s television channels are quite surf-friendly and precisely opposite to them are the online and mobile videos that present more of a foraging experience when considering content discovery. Online or…
Comviva
16th November 2015
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Consolidate and simplify a cost-effective mobile Billing, centralized with mediation

What is CDR Mediation? CDR mediation is the intermediary process to CDR billing, which follows CDR Collection. It is the process of conversion of call detail records into a data…
Comviva
6th November 2015
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What’s Threatening Your Mobile Applications?

The last few years have witnessed an upswing in the number of mobile application downloads. To illustrate, as per data released by Statista, in 2009, the number of mobile applications…
Comviva
5th November 2015
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From great Open APIs to impressive Mobile money services

What are open APIs? An open API- generally referred to as public API- is an application program interface, providing a developer with programmatic access to proprietary applications. APIs are software…
Comviva
2nd November 2015
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Passwords are dead; the future of mobile banking security is being shaped by biometrics

Until a few years ago, customers were required to visit the bank to conduct any financial transaction. Banking, on the whole, was considered time consuming and inconvenient. Today, a number…
Comviva
29th October 2015