CFOs and CIOs should consider IT and telecommunications as a board room topic. There is a need to balance cost management with the strategic need of maintaining a reliable efficient network.
ETMA April 18-21 2023 Conference The Spring 2023 ETMA conference in Key West was a big success. There were opportunities to network, and discuss industry trends, challenges, new revenue sources, and other items. On average, attendees developed 2.8 new business partnerships with firms they were not doing business with, at the ETMA conference. Here’s What
Telecom bills are subject to more than 75 different types of taxes on an invoice. Taxes contribute to 20% or more of the total cost for telecom bills.
This post has questions and information that provide unconventional thinking on ways to save money on telecom taxes.
How to Turn IT/Telecom Department from Cost Center to Profit Center: Make the Transition with Technology Expense Management
Every day enterprises ask an age old question: are we sufficiently profitable? If the answer is yes, then the company will think of ways to maintain and increase their revenue and if the answer is no, then the company will look for ways to improve their bottom line profitability. This usually begins with cutting costs.
Many enterprises pay their mobility bills without really having a handle on their expenses, subscribers or consumption. These oversights are costing companies millions of dollars a year. In fact, for many organizations, mobile assets are growing faster than they can track. It’s no wonder mobility is costing companies money they don’t even know about. In
The need to manage mobile data security is increasing. Complexities, penalties and damages from failing to address this critical area are also rising. ETMA members span many different business models and service offerings, but despite the diversity of our organization, data security is one concern that we all share. The following statistics highlight the growing need
As time passes, enterprise mobility continues to become more complex. Cybersecurity threats are growing more advanced with each passing day, so how is mobile security evolving and changing to keep sensitive program data safe?In recent years, mobile security software has undergone multiple transformations to minimize the damage done by today’s threats. What started as Mobile
Bills can tell you a lot about what services you use and how much each service costs. Businesses often look to lower overall payments, but as enterprise’s telecom networks become more complex, this can be difficult to accomplish. There are three telecom expenses that you may be missing which can impact organizations. ONE. Recurring Payments
Accurate IT and telecom inventory is critical for Technology Expense Management (TEM) success because it provides a baseline of information to validate items on bills and produce cost savings. What should a TEM inventory include? A TEM inventory consists of any item that appears on an invoice or customer service record (CSR) for a mobile or fixed