Over the top (OTT) messaging leaders are rapidly evolving their key mobile messaging application interfaces to new voice and video communications, with revenue dilution implications for carriers worldwide.
The progress made in mobile IP voice and video this year alone from key OTT players such as Facebook and Google is a clear indication of heightened mobile communications competitive pressure from these new players in 2016 and beyond.
Operator have picked up the pace with the deployment of new digital communications technologies such as VoLTE ,Wi-Fi Calling and WebRTC.
Table of Contents
Section 1: The carrier digital communications imperative
Section 2: Digital communications technology trends
Section 3: Digital communications carrier deployments and case studies
RCS deployments to date and next steps
Case study: SK Telecom joyn.T
Case study: T-Mobile US Advanced Messaging
Wi-Fi calling deployments to date and next steps
Case study: EE Wi-Fi Calling
Case study: Cablevision Freewheel
WebRTC use cases
Case study: AT&T Enhanced WebRTC API
Case study: Telefonica’s TokBox Leverage
Mesh networking deployments to date
Section 4: What’s next for digital communications?
Competitive digital communications solutions
Digital communications opportunities for carriers
Section 5: Key findings & recommendations
Acronyms and definitions
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