Top 10 Telecom Consulting/Services Companies - 2019

With the increasing permeation of modern digital technologies, artificial intelligence, and cloud into the business world, there is a growing need for innovative wired and wireless technologies, products, and services for seamless digital connectivity. Most companies today have the agenda of unified communications on the table that requires the complex orchestration of networking technologies, data centers, mobile devices, and the cloud. To ensure reliable communication across different channels, companies need to ensure the availability of dynamic bandwidth, visibility into communication line performance, and security of the communication infrastructure.

Telecom consultants in today’s digital world are imperative to build superior networks and maintain a high-performance organization. The telecom experts provide critical support and expertise in the areas of wireless strategy, mobile strategy, fixed-mobile convergence. With an eye on the cost, they carefully guide the companies through the operational and strategic decisions to optimize network performance. Gaining a deep understanding of a company’s vision and goals, they streamline the IT operations and use the existing IT infrastructure to support the communication setup. The telecom service providers are shifting toward smart services with live monitoring and status updates through every step of their services and support.

To help CIOs navigate the vast telecom service providers arena, our distinguished selection panel, comprising CEOs, CIOs and VCs, industry analysts and the editorial board of CIOReview narrowed the 10 most promising telecom consulting/services companies 2019 that exhibit competence to predict, measure, and manage the risk associated with modern digital media and communication.

We present to you CIOReview’s “10 Most Promising Telecom Consulting/Services Companies - 2019”.

Top Telecom Consulting/Services Companies

With a founding team that has decades of experience in data management and analytics, Exusia has been built to understand the loopholes that prevail in the telecom field and now offers dedicated solutions to bridge the gap between data strategy and high-quality system engineering that many organizations are facing. These solutions enable telcos to ingest, standardize and act on massive amounts of data as well as stand up elastic infrastructure to efficiently handle peak data processing cycles while ultimately supporting proprietary client models using a combination of predictive rules, machine learning and even artificial intelligence techniques

Horizon is a broadband company that assists carrier and enterprise customers who rely upon high quality and high-reliability broadband services with its modern-day innovations and custom solutions. Rather than integrating pre-existing technologies, Horizon incorporated cutting edge electronics and optical fiber to build a future-proof and highly efficient network. Apart from serving the carrier sector, Horizon also extends its services to the healthcare industry. It provides secure, stable, and agile network solutions that enable hospitals located in different places to communicate critical medical information on a secure network

One of the largest independent fiber bandwidth companies in the U.S., the company represents a successful merger of Lumos Networks and Spirit Communications. It provides Ethernet, MPLS, dark fiber, advanced data center services, IP and managed services, voice and cloud solutions, all backed by its industry-leading service and reliability. The company now has the most advanced fiber infrastructure network of more than 21,000 miles that connects more than 9,000 on-net locations and 44 data centers throughout nine Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern states and is delivered with our industry-leading service and reliability

Radisys

Radisys

A global leader in open telecom solutions, Radisys enables communications service providers to drive disruption with new open architecture business models and meet the demands of the 4th Industrial Revolution with 50B connected devices. Radisys’ disaggregated and virtualized platforms leverage open architectures and methodologies and an open ecosystem of software and hardware, delivering interoperable and easily integrated solutions and services that accelerate service provider innovation and reduce total cost of ownership. Radisys converts open reference implementations into turnkey solutions that leverage a mix of open standards, open and proprietary components, and customizations

SeaChange International

SeaChange International

The company has pioneered solutions to help video providers across the globe manage and monetize their content. As the video industry rapidly evolves to meet the “anytime, anywhere” demands of today’s viewers, SeaChange’s comprehensive content, business, advertising, and experience management solutions provide a mature, cloud-enabled, any-network platform of scalable core capabilities that video service providers, broadcasters, content owners and brand advertisers need to create the personalized, individual experiences that drive viewer engagement and monetization. By leveraging SeaChange solutions to drive increasingly personalized experiences to viewers, its clients can gain and retain viewers, reduce churn, and improve the monetization potential of their video business

Tango Networks

Tango Networks

The company empowers enterprises to maximize the reach, impact, and value of their communications systems by extending their applications to any mobile device. Tier 1 operators and global enterprises rely on its superior workforce mobility solutions, built over a decade of successful innovation. Tango Mobility Solutions include rich Unified Communications on any mobile phone; mobile voice and text recording for compliance; mobile usage control preventing distracted driving; and automatic application integration. The company's Kinetic Cloud Mobile-X creates the industry’s first Global Private Mobile Network (GPMN) for the clients' enterprises

Telrad Networks

Telrad Networks

Standing at the forefront of a revolution to liberate operators of all sizes from the challenge of optimizing bandwidth while reducing network costs is Telrad Networks. The company is a global provider of radically innovative Fixed Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) solutions, with over 300 4G BWA deployments in 150 countries. Since 1951, Telrad has been a recognized pioneer in the telecom industry, facilitating the connectivity needs of millions of end-users through operators, ISPs and enterprises around the world. Telrad Networks offers end-to-end LTE solutions to operators and enterprises, enabling them to stay ahead of the exploding demand for high-bandwidth applications and services

TEOCO

TEOCO

A leading provider of analytics, assurance and optimization solutions, TEOCO serves over 300 communication service providers (CSPs) and OEM’s worldwide. TEOCO’s solutions enable the digital transformation of CSPs while enhancing their network QoS, improving their customer experience and reducing their operational costs. Through advanced analytics and automation, TEOCO solutions provide actionable and measureable insights into network and customer behavior. This includes the optimization, effective monetization, and delivery of new and existing services, such as VoLTE and Video. TEOCO’s commitment to network flexibility and agility makes TEOCO the obvious choice for CSPs looking to leverage NFV/SDN and the rise of 5G, and to maximize the revenue potential of new opportunities tied to video and the emerging Internet of Things

Verizon Communications

Verizon Communications

With over 150 locations, Verizon is a global leader delivering innovative communications and technology solutions that improve the way its customers live, work, learn and play. Founded in 2000, the company operates America’s most reliable wireless network and the nation’s premier all-fiber network and delivers integrated solutions to businesses worldwide. With brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch, and HuffPost, the company’s media group helps consumers stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect

Zurich Technology Solutions

Zurich Technology Solutions

A trusted provider of low cost, high quality Telecom Network and IT equipment and technical services, Zurich Technology Solutions, is headquartered in California and serves clients globally. They specialize in Telecommunications, IT Support, and Decommissioning among the others. Their client consist of Wireless and Wireline Operators, OEMs, IT Cloud Service Providers, Federal and State Governments and Utility companies to name a few. Zurich’s collective brings complex problems facing network providers today such as the management and phase out of legacy technologies, migration to 5G networks, and transition from traditional circuit switching to all IP networks