Tag Archives: bandwidth

Generation Mobile and Their Impact on Wireless Networks

My, how times have changed since the day people picked up the phone just to connect with their friends, colleagues and family. Voice calls are a thing of the past for the new Generation Mobile, with one-third of this population … Continue reading

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Capped Data Plans Won’t Save Wireless Networks

The trend toward capped data plans is the latest attempt by US carriers to combat growing network congestion. AT&T was the first carrier to introduce capped data in 2010 with Verizon and T-Mobile following suit this year. Sprint recently capped … Continue reading

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Is Ice Cream Sandwich a Network Meltdown for Operators?

Google’s upcoming Android 4.0 operating system (codenamed Ice Cream Sandwich) promises great new features for managing data. New features, that is, for everyone but wireless carriers who are drowning in data. In late Oct., Google released Ice Cream Sandwich to … Continue reading

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As Mobile Network Optimization Segment Blossoms, Carriers Feeling Pressure to Implement Now

We started 2011 with an introduction of SEVEN Open Channel, our breakthrough mobile traffic optimization technology, and as the last couple months of this year dwindle away, the market predictions for traffic optimization are becoming larger than ever and carriers … Continue reading

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Highly Efficient SEVEN Helps Public Mobile Deliver “Something Different”

In an already crowded market that is eclipsed by three major carriers, starting up a new mobile company in Canada (and anywhere else for that matter) is incredibly difficult. In order to succeed, newcomers need to deliver something that’s different … Continue reading

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SEVEN Tips to Surviving the Mobile Data Tsunami

The traditional practices of carriers where they provide services such as all-you-can-eat data plans is a thing of the past. The data tsunami is forcing them to rethink the way they deliver services while still providing a superior quality of … Continue reading

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How We Used Traffic Optimization to Cut 3GB in Wasted Bandwidth for a Single User

As smartphone users adjust to a new world of metered data plans, they are taking notice of their data usage and just how much bandwidth is consumed in the background by their apps. There is a new class of “bad … Continue reading

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The Impact of Wireless Network Congestion: Losing Customers and Revenues

Carriers are becoming increasingly plagued by network bandwidth and signaling overload. This is nothing new, but the way that it is affecting carriers is changing – and getting worse. Up to this point, carriers have been able to invest in … Continue reading

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Apps Gone Wild: How to Stop Chatty Apps From Bringing Down Networks

Bad apps are making headlines around the wireless industry for consuming massive bandwidth and slowing down the network. Joining social media and instant messaging apps, popular games such as Angry Birds, are the latest apps to send mobile signaling skyrocketing, … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Managing Data on the Mobile Internet

On the wired Internet, the boom in demand for social media, video, audio, games and other Web 2.0 services has resulted in significant network congestion and slow download times. Content delivery networks (CDNs) became the way that content developers could … Continue reading

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