We are living on the edge of a technological revolution—one that will alter how we live, communicate, and conduct business forever. While we’ve felt disruption before, like the move from analog to digital, the first smartphone, or the launch of the app store, this time of change is distinctive.
The concept of a network of smart devices was recorded more than 35 years ago when Carnegie Mellon University modified a Coke machine to report its inventory and the temperature of newly loaded drinks via an Internet connection1.
Interop: Competition to be Enabled by Cloud-Based IP Services
The transition to all IP networks is the largest fundamental shift in the industry since the migration from analog to digital.
The pressure faced by mobile network operators to upgrade to LTE is intense, and operators worldwide are announcing plans to transition to this next-generation technology.
As 4G networks come on line, wireless carriers will face interoperability and support issues with mobile messaging. Interop Technologies and Sybase are taking steps to ensure that mobile operators will be able to handle the inevitable SMS issues that arise with the proliferation of 4G networks.