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How to establish a NOC (network operations center) in your data center

Business is booming for data center providers. Those that set up a full-blown central NOC to manage and monitor data center equipment can expect continued success. Here's what you need to know.
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Taking the first step towards digital transformation

Digital transformation projects can have different goals but what they often lack is a good understanding of the current state of processes or systems. Sound familiar?
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Data center operations supported by augmented reality

Inceptum HoloInventory brings augmented reality to daily data center operational activities by providing a new way to access all relevant information and use it to finish required tasks quicker and better.
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Digital transformation projects and data federation concept

In a telecom operator landscape, federated architecture can be applied in many domains, but is most widely used in network resource inventory and product / service catalogs.
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OSS and BSS – keeping the telecom business in business

A telecom can invest billions in the best network technology, but to get this technology to the customer so that it is usable, OSS and BSS systems must be in place.
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Using analytical tools for effective optical network planning

Building a fiber optic network is always a huge investment for a telecom operator and even basic optimization can lead to huge savings in absolute amounts.
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A Quick Look into Custom Vision A.I.

With the popularity of artificial intelligence technology on the rise, many of the larger software companies have created services that allow users/companies to have access to A.I. tools for their own projects and software solutions. These services range from optical character recognition, natural language processing to image recognition.
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Transition from resource monitoring to service quality monitoring

In order to move from the network centric view to a service or customer centric view, an additional software solution is required that would determine end customer service status automatically based on different data sources. This transition requires the implementation of a Service Quality Management solution (SQM) and the establishment of a Service Operating Center (SOC) or Service Management Center (SMC).
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Modern approaches to network monitoring

Network monitoring is a set of mechanisms and tools that provide network administrators with visibility into network traffic, the past and current state of the network, network performance, the health and availability of infrastructure and services, as well as security breaches that occur within the network.
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Field service management in the era of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Industrial IoT (IIoT), a subset of the larger IoT, focuses on the specialized requirements of industrial applications, such as manufacturing, oil and gas, and utilities. Although IoT and IIoT share common technologies (sensors, cloud platforms, connectivity, and analytics), the similarities end there.