IT and Telecom Convergence in the Enterprise
Network transformation can improve business processes, innovation and collaboration for enterprise customers.
Convergence between IT and telecom is rapidly increasing, and service providers are striving to try to address the needs of businesses to outsourcing increasingly complex network operations. This TMC Net editorial explains why network convergence is part of an overall cost-saving solution.
"Technology is driving convergence, but the acceptance of the movement is truly coming from the tangible benefits to businesses and consumers. Obviously the primary focus of convergence and transformation is the impact on the bottom line. When two networks are combined into one, two devices are combined into one or two databases are combined into one, the result is a lower total cost of ownership (TCO)."