The IT division of Hitachi said it has started to sell an analytics package aimed at telecom service providers.
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) said that its Live Insight for Telecom is aimed at giving providers real time information into networks, services and application level performance.
This, HDS claims, will let them predict network activity using both real time and historical data in parallel
Analytics is big business now – for example IBM is betting the farm on big data and the cloud.
So companies like HDS are claiming their products will reduce subscriber “churn”, lower the operational costs and give them new sources of revenue.
HDS claims that are close to seven billion mobile subscribers worldwide, with 78 percent of households in the developed world connected to the web.
But, it continues, even though telco providers can access tens o
Hitachi Data Services (HDS) said that it has introduced private cloud services and other improvements.
The private cloud services include consulting and transition services to companies and a cloud automation suite to its Unified Compute Platform, reference architectures with Cisco and data security capabilities for its Unified Storage.
The company said that the private cloud services use an open architecture with storage, compute and network layers; APIs; open interfaces; portals and global services.
It claims that using its private cloud services will bring customers savings, and is up 70 percent faster to deploy than traditional approaches.
HDS costs the materials by a pay-per-use model driven by service levels and including all hardware, software and services.