Re-thinking the Telecom Budget Process

How does your organization approach the telecom budget? Many organizations operate on a fiscal calendar. So, as we move to the end of the year, it’s natural to think about budgets. Every year it seems that executives expect that IT and telecom can do more with a smaller telecom budget. Ongoing Telecom Expense Management (TEM) […]

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Is Your Alliance Missing Out on Telecom Credits?

Fighting the Telecom Empire for two decades. If your organization is not actively managing fixed and/or mobile telecom expenses, you could be throwing Galactic Credits out the door. For more than 20 years, the force has been strong with Comview! Our integrated cloud-based software and our team of TEM Jedis have been winning battles for our […]

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As White House Considers Ban on BYOD phones, What’s Your Mobile Security Stance?

According to recent articles (Bloomberg, TechCrunch), cybersecurity concerns over too many devices connected to the White House campus wireless network have led to consideration of a possible ban on the use of personal mobile phones. This news should serve as an alarm to remind enterprises leaders responsible for mobile security that their wireless network is […]

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Four Critical Elements of Successful TEM, WEM, & MMS Programs

What Contributes to Successful TEM Programs? Successful TEM (Telecom Expense Management), WEM (Wireless Expense Management) and MMS (Managed Mobility Services) programs have four critical elements in common. These elements apply to organizations that have had a program in place for several years as much as for those that are evaluating programs. Executive Support Executives should […]

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Why Do You Need a TEM Solution?

Five reasons you need a Telecom Expense Management – TEM solution More than ever, enterprises need a TEM Solution. The reasons and justification for why enterprises need Telecom Expense Management programs extend beyond cost savings. Here are five of them: 1. Telecom bills are uniquely complex Telecom service providers have a wide range of items […]

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Managing Telecom in a New Era of Corporate Accountability

Managing telecom for corporate accountability Many companies have returned to normal growth after the financial turmoil of recent years. But the pressure to save money remains, even after finding all of the easy savings. Welcome to a new era of corporate accountability where managing telecom is a strategic part of the enterprise. Telecom call to action […]

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How to Improve Telecom Provisioning Processes & Cost

  According to Gartner, “Enterprises often fail to account for the hidden costs of account and services management, which typically represents 10% to 20% of their annual voice and data telecom service spending.” Automation of telecom provisioning and use of managed services can reduce costs and improve efficiencies. Most enterprises do not have an automated […]

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Telecom & Finance Benefits from Faster Close

Automation & reporting quicken access to actionable results A recent article in The Wall Street Journal shows how finance chiefs, in a wide-range of industries, are using technology to close their financial reports faster each quarter. Telecom Expense Management (TEM) programs already work closely with finance for expense charge-back allocations and accounts payable. This new […]

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BYOD Reconsidered – Bring Your Own Device

RainKing Analytics reports that growth in frequency and volume of cyber-attacks is leading many firms to re-evaluate their mobile device security and bring your own device (BYOD) policies. With all the threats that are in the news, this could be a good time to reconsider BYOD. Anthem settles claim for $115 million Anthem, the largest […]

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Disaster Preparation: What’s TEM Got to Do with It?

Hurricane Harvey recently wreaked historic devastation in South Texas, Louisiana and other parts of the Gulf Coast. Shortly afterward, Hurricane Irma threatens the Caribbean, Florida and Southeastern US. We hope for the best for the people and businesses already affected by the storms and those in Irma’s path. Enterprise disaster prep Most large organization have disaster preparation […]

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