Author: Globetom News

  TM Forum’s award recognizes the Catalyst teams who have demonstrated outstanding work in solving real-world challenges or making future opportunities a reality   Globetom announced that both its Catalyst projects, Phygital Store and Connected citizens – a Smart City Enabling Digital Platform, were selected as winners in TM Forum’s 2018 Catalyst Awards at Digital Transformation World in Nice. Both Catalysts were recognised for Outstanding Use of TM...

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  The Blockchain technology which enables cryptocurrency has much greater worth than the monetary value of the cryptocurrency itself. Using the technology, which creates a distributed ledger, can provide transparency, security and continuity to a Smart City and its citizens. Using this distributed ledger to track interactions which a citizen has with the city and its amenities allows for an entire eco-system to be developed and...

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  Online shopping has completely altered the shopping experience and the ‘traditional’ physical store is changing. The new obstacle for retailers and network operators? To turn potential clientele from visitors into loyal customers.   This is exactly what a group of TM Forum members wants to showcase as a Catalyst Project at Digital Transformation World in Nice during May 2018. Globetom is participating in the  Catalyst team together...

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    Globetom is participating in two catalyst projects that will be showcased at the TM Forum's Digital Transformation World (DTW) congress in Nice from 16 to 18 May 2018.   Globetom's TM Forum API contributions, as well as Globetom's own technology platforms, will be showcased as part of the catalyst projects.   Please visit Globetom in the Catalyst Project area at Digital Transformation World where we will be able to...

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  The need for incumbent Communication Service Providers to transform rapidly to grab a piece of the Over-the-Top market and become Digital Service Providers is no longer an initiative, but a business imperative.   Several predictions followed the advent of smartphones that exposed the threat to incumbent Communication Service Providers of declining to a “thick dumb data pipe” provider with Over-the-Top market players grabbing the attention of consumers....

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    Globetom is gearing up for its participation in TM Forum Live!, which is being held in Nice, France from 15 to 18 May. Globetom is participating in a Catalyst project called the Digital and Interactive One-Stop Shop with other major players such as Orange, Infonova, NTS Retail and QualyTrust. The Catalyst leverages various TM Forum Open APIs to have one fully integrated customer experience.   The Digital and...

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  The wholesale distribution margin squeeze is expected to increase, particularly as the Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) in the GSM market declines and competition increases.   This is according to the cloud service focused company Globetom which adds that as digital service rollout expands, the demand for the rapid deployment of new service offers and bundles for purchase through retail outlets will rise.   The company recently announced that...

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  Examining the intersection between Loyalty Platforms and Programmes, RESTful APIs and modern Loyalty Program ecosystems.   Loyalty programmes have become a commodity to the extent that some form of a rewards programme has almost become a business-as-usual engagement between customers and their brands.   By placing the customer at the centre of your organisational universe, you will naturally build a deeper engagement which ultimately results in lasting loyalty to...

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  DGIT Systems and Globetom announce a strategic partnership to deliver a best-in-class solution to the South African Development Community area.    DGIT Systems appointed Globetom as its partner for the SADC (Southern African Development Community) region. This strategic partnership aims to deliver Telflow, the next generation Service Delivery Platform to the dynamic South African Development Community area. As a TM Forum Excellence Award winner, Telflow is the configurable...

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  Globetom has taken the leadership role in the development of the TM Forum Loyalty Management API as part of its ongoing program for communications industry standardisation through RESTful Web Service APIs. The first version of the API has just been released as part of Frameworx 16.5.   Globetom introduced the first working prototype of the API at TM Forum’s Action Week conference in Vancouver earlier this year...

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