Voice business: telcos deaf to an opportunity

February 2003
MarketWatch: Technology;February 2003, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p12
Market Research Report
Reports on the advantage of voice business systems to telephone companies. Factors that should make an outsourced speech recognition; Offer of an outsourced speech recognition as an attractive business opportunity; Potential opportunity of telephone companies on the transformation of their voice business outsourcing market.


Related Articles

  • Share issues. Taaffe, Joanne // Total Telecom Magazine;Sep2007, p27 

    The article explores how incumbents and alternative telecommunication networks in Europe can share next-generation networks (NGN). Incumbents argue they need to invest in NGN to reduce costs incurred from running legacy infrastructure. But local loop unbundling, which has promoted...

  • Unbundling the Local Loop in New Zealand is insanity. Hanlon, Chris // Investigate;May2006, Vol. 6 Issue 64, p22 

    This section presents an article about the growing interest of people in Local Loop Unbundling (LLU) in New Zealand. Criticisms against LLU are provided. The impact of local loop on taxpayer cost is examined. The effect of LLU on rural broadband costs is discussed. The threat posed by the ruling...

  • BT to set up ring-fenced business for local loop network provision.  // Electronics Weekly;2/9/2005, Issue 2180, p5 

    The article reports that British Telecom PLC. (BT) has announced a proposal to set up a fenced off part of the business responsible for ensuring equal access to the local loop copper network. The proposal, in response to regulator Ofcom's Strategic Review, comes after years of calls for BT to be...

  • BT and Bulldog in agreement over LLU fault repairs.  // New Media Age;3/31/2005, p11 

    This article reports that Bulldog and BT have reached agreement over the dispute about local-loop unbundling (LLU) fault repair terms and conditions as of March 2005, with BT agreeing to two out of three of Bulldog's demands. BT has agreed to bring parity to service levels that Bulldog claimed...

  • Local Exchange Loop.  // Network Dictionary;2007, p290 

    A definition of the term "local exchange loop" is presented. It refers to the interconnection between customer premises equipment and telephone central office.

  • Local Loop.  // Network Dictionary;2007, p290 

    A definition of the term "local loop" is presented. It refers to the line from the premises of a telephone subscriber to the telephone company CO.

  • Wireless Local Loop.  // Network Dictionary;2007, p530 

    A reference entry for "Wireless Local Loop" (WLL) is presented. It refers to the use of wireless connections as the last mile for delivering plain old telephone service (POTS) to customers. WLL is also called radio in the loop (RITL) or fixed-radio access (FRA) or fixed-wireless access (FWA).

  • Oiling the wheels. Taaffe, Joanne // Total Telecom Magazine;Jan2009, p10 

    The article reports that the British Federal Office of Communication (Ofcom) has proposed raising local loop unbundling (LLU) prices in December 2008. The British regulator suggests raising the annual cost of a fully unbundled line to between £85.00 and £91.00, and the cost of a shared...

  • EC Report Calls Pace of Local Loop Unbundling "Very Unsatisfactory.". Spector, Phillip L. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q1, p1 

    The article presents information on the European Commission report that criticizes the pace of local loop unbundling. The lack of cooperation on the part of incumbents and the lack of enforcement by national regulatory authorities has led to conditions where the legal availability of a service...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics