Vertical Software Industry Evolution

Analysis of Telecom Operator Software

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2351-6 (Print) 978-3-7908-2352-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Evolving Software Markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 10-10

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      Pages 1-7

      Introduction

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      Pages 11-15

      Vertical Software Industries

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      Pages 17-24

      Theories Related to Vertical Software Industry Evolution

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      Pages 25-33

      Model for Evolution of a Vertical Software Industry

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      Pages 35-42

      Overview of Telecom Operator Software Market

  3. Current State of the Telecom Software Market

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 44-45

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      Pages 47-50

      Process Improvement Through Software

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      Pages 51-53

      Effect of Software on CSP Performance

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      Pages 55-66

      Insights from Operator Interviews

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      Pages 67-88

      Analyzing the Current Phase of the OSS/BSS Software Market

  4. Issues Affecting Telecom Software Market Evolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 90-91

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      Pages 93-96

      Vertical Integration due to Software Systems' Modularity

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      Pages 97-101

      Vertical Integration due to Small Market Size and High Product Development and Integration Costs

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      Pages 103-107

      Market Polarization due to Difference in Interface Implementation Efforts

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      Pages 109-112

      Barriers to Horizontal Development

  5. Future Scenarios for the Teleoperator Software Market and their Evaluation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 114-115

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      Pages 117-123

      Delphi Study

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      Pages 125-132

      Manager's Toolbox for OSS/BSS Market Analysis

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      Pages 133-136

      Developing Toolboxes

  6. Evolution of Telecom Operator Software Industry - Conclusions and Future

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 138-138

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      Pages 139-143

      Evolution of Telecom Operator Software Industry: Conclusions and Future

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 145-153