API Exposure and Management

At SLA Mobile we specialise in API Exposure and Management for our clients. Craig Richards, our Director of Group Operations and Delivery discusses our managed service solution and how we allow our clients to safely open their data and leverage the API Economy, building a robust ecosystem of new services and applications that drive new [...]

2014-11-04T17:00:47+01:004 November, 2014|Tags: |

And the next big thing is…

I recently attended the IIR Next Generation Service Platforms conference in Munich, keen to see the next big thing. Sadly, it wasn’t there. Predictably, the usual split between the OTT players and old school telecoms world was as rigidly in place as ever. APIs got a mention but there was a slightly schizophrenic feel to [...]

2014-06-17T17:07:31+01:0017 June, 2014|Tags: |

The Paradox of Mobile Operator Innovation

These are exciting times where the rate at which new technologies become available increases exponentially. For every new trend a mini industry is formed whereby the bloggers and conference organisers have a field day surfing the crest of the hyped wave. A range of Valley/Alley/Allee/Roundabout start ups will create something out of the technology, all [...]

2014-05-07T16:45:00+01:007 May, 2014|Tags: |

A Connected Telco

We have been involved in the telecommunications API space longer than most; we started in this space long before we ever knew we were actually there! SOAP interfaces with XML markup languages for internal and third party communications between systems some 10 years ago. It has been exciting how this technology space has evolved since [...]

2014-05-01T16:42:56+01:001 May, 2014|Tags: |

Driving New Revenue Streams with API Management

Are your Voice and SMS margins experiencing significant pressures?  Would new revenue streams sound interesting?  If so, it may be time to start thinking outside the box as mobile operators begin to shift from being mobile service providers to mobile service innovators. It is becoming apparent that in order to survive mobile operators must reposition [...]

2014-04-09T16:39:32+01:009 April, 2014|Tags: |