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Adding agile to improve breakthrough innovation

For the past two decades, the information technology and software world has been applying the agile approach, a highly dynamic innovation model. As a result, the software industry has consistently produced patents at three times the level of the next-most prolific sectors.

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Technology & innovation management

Adding agile to improve breakthrough innovation in product...

Phase-gate, or waterfall, approaches, which companies have used for the last three decades to improve innovation performance, are being found to hold companies back when it comes to breakthrough innovation. Instead, senior executives in product- and process-technology companies are turning to...

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Technology & innovation management

Digital Platforms and Services: Operating in the OTT...

Operators should partner with OTTs to differentiate and reduce churn, whereas equity investments could be undertaken for financial and strategic diver

Over-the-top (OTT) services are considered to be online mobile applications that are typically provided by third parties through app stores and often consume significant mobile network bandwidth. With billions of users, OTT services already have huge scale and still have further growth potential...

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Digital Platforms and Services: Operating in the OTT...

Operators should partner with OTTs to differentiate and reduce churn, whereas equity investments could be undertaken for financial and strategic diver

Over-the-top (OTT) services are considered to be online mobile applications that are typically provided by third parties through app stores and often consume significant mobile network bandwidth. With billions of users, OTT services already have huge scale and still have further growth potential...

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

New report from Arthur D. Little highlights 5G...

New business models are emerging as enterprises and solution providers get ready for the next generation of mobile networks

London, 10 July 2017 – In its latest report ‘5G Deployment Models Are Crystallizing’, Arthur D. Little (ADL) examines the opportunities that exist for telecom operators to facilitate new business ecosystems enabled by the next generation of mobile networks.

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

SAMENA trends

Digital disruption is evident across all industries driven by changing customer preferences, new digital competitors and access to new technologies. The telecom industry is no exception to this with shrinking revenues in traditional business ; yet, new opportunities are emerging as industry...

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

New Mobility – Urban Mobility growth: The leading example...

Over the last decades, the Middle East has witnessed fast population growth, from 186 million people in 1990 to 323 million in 2015. Its urbanization rate has increased rapidly during the same period, from 54 percent in 1990 to 63 percent in 2015.

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Samena Trends

<p>Middle Eastern Telcos - Where is the next efficiency frontier?</p>

Telecom operators have a real opportunity to reduce operational costs by 30-40% whilst improving service quality and customer satisfaction.

This is primarily achieved by reducing / eliminating operational complexities accumulated during the growth phase and digitalizing the operations...

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Samena Trends June 2017

Middle Eastern Telcos - Where is the next efficiency frontier?

Telecom operators have a real opportunity to reduce operational costs by 30-40% whilst improving service quality and customer satisfaction.

This is primarily achieved by reducing / eliminating operational complexities accumulated during the growth phase and digitalizing the operations...

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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Partnering to address the rising cost of clinical trials

The cost of the clinical trial process today is upwards of $100mn. So how can drug developers with robust R&D pipelines but a limited operating budget make the most of their portfolios and get as many promising new therapies to market in the narrow window before patents expire?

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Healthcare & life sciences