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In this month's newsletter, we are sharing the latest compelling opportunities you can take advantage of with the Forum. Explore the possibilities and gain momentum by getting involved.

Hot Topics for November

 

Extending TM Forum APIs for network service orchestration

Learn more about how we are working with organizations like MEF and the Linux Foundation’s Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) to extend our Open APIs, which are service agnostic, industry agnostic and technology agnostic.

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Revenue Assurance survey now open

The new Revenue Assurance survey aims to assess the fitness of core revenue assurance capabilities and provide benchmarking across the industry.  Read more and make your voice heard by taking the survey.

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Define, design and manage your digital ecosystems

Traditionally companies focus only on internal collaboration, but as the digital landscape expands to include new digital IoE services, digital transactions, and APIs – so does your ecosystem. How do you make decisions with the partners and stakeholders in your ecosystem? How do you share data? In how many directions can your business and revenue model extend outside of your organization? Find out more.

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Digital Transformation Tracker | Where are you on your transformation journey?

Communications service providers (CSPs) recognize the need to transform their businesses, and two out of three globally are carrying out digital transformation programs. In September, we launched our first Digital Transformation Tracker report which represented the largest CSP survey available today on tracking digital transformation progress. Check out the report and have your say in our second survey.

 

Busted! Blockchain is no panacea for IoE

At Internet of Everything InFocus in Amsterdam last month, an international group of Internet of Everything (IoE) savvy people from different industries explored how to monetize, manage and build trust. The discussion about blockchain’s applicability to drive IoE’s growth was particularly lively. Read all about it.

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A new online tool to navigate the maze of digital transformation

Don’t assume that ‘one size fits all’ for transformation - the Digital Maturity Model is split into 5 dimensions to allow your entire organization to assess your digital maturity. Our new online tool has been endorsed by over 10 leading CSPs, start your digital transformation today.

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How to build a smart city platform model

Watch this webinar to hear from leading Smart City experts on how to build a smart city platform model, why over 70 cities and enterprises have signed the City as a Platform Manifesto and the tools you need to help make your city smarter. Take part and join other cities by signing the City as a Platform Manifesto.

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Customer centricity | Creating the digital experience

Customer experience is vital to CSPs’ future, yet CSPs are failing to meet customers’ expectations because they are not focusing on offering digital channels for self-service and self-care. At the same time, digital start-ups are outperforming them in terms of customer satisfaction, while having a much lower cost base. Download this new research now to get the latest insights.

 

Join these Hot Discussion Threads

Wondering what your peers are talking about? Click the link to visit the Community and read what was shared or add your voice!

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Get involved at a TM Forum event around the globe

TM Forum Live! Asia: Accelerating CSP Digital Transformation
Bringing together over 500 CSP’s and suppliers for a truly interactive, practical forum that digital leaders from across the region cannot afford to miss. Over 90 speakers across five conference tracks: Transformation & Agility; NFV & SDN; Customer Centricity & Analytics; AI; IoE Monetization & Management. Join the discussion in Singapore December 5 - 7.

Digital Transformation Middle East early bird pricing expires today
Join us in Dubai, January 22 - 23, as we explore the complexities of the digital transformation journey, taking an in-depth look into strategy and business model changes, cultural and organizational challenges. Register now for your chance to network with over 200+ industry leaders. Don’t forget Service Providers are eligible for a free pass until today!

TM Forum Live! Call for Speakers deadline for submissions is November 10
Do you have an interesting case study to tell? Do you have best practice advice or thought-leadership the industry would benefit from? Our call for speakers is now open for TM Forum Live! Nice 2018, May 14 - 16, 2018. This is your opportunity to nominate yourself or a colleague to speak at the conference. Nominate a speaker today!

Member Spotlight

Congratulations NTS Retail

Congratulations to NTS Retail who achieved Frameworx 16.5 Conformance Certification for the NTS Retail Suite. The report is available here.

Welcome our Newest Members

  • Claro Colombia
  • Claro Costa Rica
  • Claro Guatemala
  • GeoSpock Ltd.
  • HCL Hong Kong SAR Limited
  • Hutchison 3G UK
  • KNOWHAWK sprl
  • LocalSearch Web Pty Ltd
  • Neustar
  • POSITIVE MOMENTUM LIMITED

Share Membership With Company Colleagues

Are your colleagues aware of their TM Forum membership?

We have some tools to help you share TM Forum membership with your co-workers through email or on your company intranet site. Check out “Did You Know Our Company is a TM Forum Member?” for a great infographic to get your colleagues started, and check out the full Member Toolkit here.

How can your colleagues get started? Create a user account:

  • Go to www.tmforum.org
  • If new to the website, click Log In to create a user account.  It is important to register with company domain to be recognized as a TM Forum member.
  • If they are a returning user, they will simply need to select My Account.
  • Select the tab "Update your subscriptions" and tick the box next to Inside TM Forum Membership
  • Once these steps have been completed, they will begin receiving the Membership Monthly Newsletter during the first week of next month.

Next Member Orientation Webinar

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 
11am New York | 4pm London
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