Open Source Software for Operations Support Systems

Technological heterogeneity is one of the most critical issues telecommunications operators face today. In every moderate-sized company, a network operations center has dozens of computers monitoring network elements by technology and vendor. Finding the root cause of an alarm in such a scenario can be a titanic task.

Similarly, new protocols, standards, and transmission technologies are emerging regularly, making what existed almost obsolete, forcing continuous network migration cycles. For these reasons, telecommunications companies must be flexible, highly cost-effective, and open to change. [Read More]