“Telco Digital Transformation: Lessons from the world’s most powerful digital companies”, a thematic research report, examines effective strategies for telcos to capitalize on the explosive growth in the consumption of digital services. The report identifies key lessons in digital prowess from major brands including Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon that have led the value shift from technology provision to enablement, and provides and in-depth analysis of telco strategies to transform their internal operations, coming up with new technology use cases and exploring new service and revenue models.
- The world’s leaders in market capitalization show us how disruptive digital strategies can produce remarkable growth opportunities for the business. Apple and Google taught us how to pioneer revolutionary business models. Amazon showed us how to masterfully virtualize a brick-and-mortar industry, and Facebook transformed the definition of content services, putting the user as the central author.
The “Telco digital transformation: Lessons from the world’s most powerful digital companies” report analyzes the growth drivers of digital services, strategies of leading digital companies, as well as case studies on the digital transformation of four major telecom services providers. Data and insights are derived through a mix of desk-based secondary research and qualitative primary research.
The report is structured as follows:
Section 1: Market context – digital services growth drivers and trends. This section provides a high-level overview of the growth drivers of digital services and the impact of the rise of digital brands on the traditional telecom service provider model.
Section 2: Lessons in digital prowess – GAFA strategies. Here we examine the market approach and strategies of four leading digital companies – Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple – with a special focus on their key business values and success factors.
Reasons To Buy
“Telco digital transformation: Lessons from the world’s most powerful digital companies” examines best practices of four of the world’s leading companies to help telecom executives develop effective growth strategies, make informed strategic business decisions and optimize return on investment.
The report provides valuable insights about effective corporate values, innovation programs, organizational strategies and revenue models that can help service providers transform their operational models and profit from the digital opportunity.
The report’s case studies provide real examples of market approaches and strategies being employed by leading telcos to build revenue opportunities in the digital age, related to their internal organizations, their ecosystem development and revenue creation.
Table of contents
Section 1: Digital services market context
Growth drivers of the digital economy
Technological disruption powers digital services
Mobility becomes the focus of digital innovation
Consumer empowerment bolsters digital
New business imperatives rationalize transformation
Section 2: Lessons in digital prowess
Challenging the telecom operator’s business
The digital company value system
Amazon strategy overview 15
Lesson 1: Customer obsession
Lesson 2: A passion for invention
Lesson 3: Long term intelligence
Apple strategy overview 19
Lesson 1: Passion for innovation
Lesson 2: A culture of excellence
Lesson 3: Intuitive seamless experiences
Facebook strategy overview 23
Lesson 1: Build it and they will come
Facebook strategy overview 23
Lesson 2: Zeal for big data and research
Lesson 3: Think big, invest in the future
Google strategy overview 27
Lesson 1: User-first mentality
Lesson 2: Enable ecosystem
Lesson 3: Fund emerging businesses