Totogi is bringing the public cloud to BSS on the ground. Why? Because BSS capabilities are what’s important—not necessarily where it’s running.
Ep 57 – Catch the public cloud train with TELUS
TELUS is on a path to become a cloud-native organization. CIO Hesham Fahmy talks about how the telecom built momentum for its cloud journey and lessons it learned that other telcos should know.
The elephant in the cloud
Let’s talk about the elephant in the cloud: should you build your workloads in the public cloud with the idea that you can move them back on prem?
An AWS re:Invent Telco Experience
AWS re:Invent starts next week. Here’s a playlist of top sessions for telcos to attend. There’s so much great stuff, it’s kinda insane!
Ep 54 – Bye-bye, private cloud; hello, public cloud
Davide Bellini from Accenture shares insights into what telcos are planning to do with the public cloud and the challenges and opportunities they’re facing.
What dropped at Google Cloud Next and Microsoft Ignite
Google Cloud Next and Microsoft Ignite happened earlier this month. Here’s a recap of announcements from both events that affect telcos the most.
Ep 52 – Born to run (in the cloud) with Nathan Bell
A few years ago, former M1 Chief Digital Officer Nathan Bell helped the MNO go all-in on the public cloud, making it the most cloud-forward telco in the world at the time. He shares the details of M1’s transformation journey.
Cloud it up: Microsoft Ignite and Google Cloud Next
Google Cloud Next ’22 and Microsoft Ignite kick off this week. Both offer a peek into product roadmaps and opportunities to learn about what these tech giants have to offer.
Keep talkin’ Larry: How Amazon weaned itself off Oracle databases
Amazon’s consumer business shut down 100% of its Oracle databases. Here’s how they did it so you can do it too.
Public cloud outages are *your* problem
It’s time to set the record straight on public cloud outages.
Ep 48 – Tips for a successful cloud transformation
Research shows that the majority of big transformation projects fail. Teena Piccione, a change management expert at Google, explains why and offers tips for keeping your public cloud transformation on track.
Ep 47 – Half measures
CSG’s Shaun Whalon and I believe the move to the public cloud is inevitable for telco, and discuss our different ideas about the best way to get there.
Ep 46 – The nitty gritty about public cloud security
AT&T’s Amy Zwarico talks about shifting operating models to run workloads in the public cloud, and why the public cloud is more secure than the way many telcos do business today.
The double bubble is NOT double trouble
There are two common approaches telcos use when moving workloads to the public cloud. Which one is best?
Ep 43 – Telco’s Pinball Wizard: Neil McRae
BT Chief Architect Neil McRae talks about the company’s digital transformation and strategies for working with hyperscalers … and pinball, of course!
Ep 42 – Talking Telco with Google Cloud
Amol Phadke, Google Cloud’s MD & GM for the Global Telecom Industry, talks about what the hyperscaler is doing in the telco space.
Bet on the future
Instead of making technical decisions based on where technology is today, factor in the hyperscalers’ plans for the future.
The 3 hurdles keeping telco from maximizing the public cloud
Telcos can gain competitive advantages by using the public cloud. But you have to change the three things slowing you down.