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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
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Telecom Re-invention: Optimizing the Online Customer Experience
As networks, devices, and media converge, telecom companies have increasingly complex catalogs of products and services on offer to customers who are, in turn

trends online white papers  e-service provision 1, identified underlying trends driving the need for telecoms evolution. This paper explores aspects that operators can address using a more integrated approach to e-commerce. 2. Evolution of commerce Commerce may have started as a simple transaction—offering goods, agreeing on a price and then exchanging money for the goods—but there have long been other elements at play. As any given market matures, the importance of these other factors rise. The vendor has to attract interest

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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Business Intelligence (BI)

Business intelligence (BI) and performance management applications enable real-time, interactive access, analysis, and manipulation of mission-critical corporate information. These applications provide users with valuable insights into key operating information to quickly identify business problems and opportunities. Users are able to access and leverage vast amounts of information to analyze relationships and understand trends that ultimately support business decisions. These tools prevent the potential loss of knowledge within the enterprise that results from massive information accumulation that is not readily accessible or in a usable form. It is an umbrella term that ties together other closely related data disciplines including data mining, statistical analysis, forecasting, and decision support. 

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