TEMIA’s Annual Meeting in Atlanta, featuring discussions on Telecommunications Management, mobile security, MDM, BYOD and more!

Over 30 solutions providers of telecommunications management, Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Wireless Expense Management (WEM), Mobile Device Management (MDM) and related areas will gather in Atlanta on April 16 and 17 for the TEMIA annual meeting. TEMIA meetings provide a venue for principals of firms that manage telecommunications for very large enterprises to discuss ways to overcome industry [...]

2017-08-23T15:02:36+00:00 March 20th, 2013|Tags: , |

TEMIA and ICOMM Promote Adoption of Telecommunications Management as New Industry Term

The Telecommunications Expense Management Industry Association and ICOMM have recently issued a press release touting the adoption of "Telecommunications Management" as a new broad umbrella term to best describe the industry. Telecommunications Management is meant to convey all the activities enterprises manage as part of overseeing their mobile and fixed telecommunications network. It includes savings, [...]

2016-08-23T18:32:38+00:00 January 16th, 2013|Tags: , |

TEMIA Gathers Industry Leaders With Dynamic Agenda in Washington D.C. Meeting

TEMIA gathers industry leaders to exchange views and work constructively to build a positive future for Telecommunications Management, TEM, WEM, MDM market. The Telecom Expense Management Industry Association (TEMIA) (http://www.temia.org), the authoritative voice for the Telecommunications Management, Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Wireless Expense Management (WEM), Mobile Device Management (MDM) and Solutions Providers in related areas [...]

2017-08-23T15:02:36+00:00 November 8th, 2012|Tags: , |

TEMIA Promotes Adoption of “Telecommunications Management” as New Industry Term

The Telecom Expense Management Industry Association (TEMIA) recently issued a press release regarding their promotion of "Telecommunications Management" as a new umbrella term to better define the range of services offered by TEM vendors, MDM and EMM vendors and telephony support vendors.  ICOMM wholeheartedly supports this initiative. In the press release, ICOMM's President Jim Price, [...]

2012-08-22T14:39:20+00:00 August 22nd, 2012|Tags: , |

The Cult of Mac on Mobile App Management vs. MDM

The Cult of Mac website has an interesting article on why they think that Mobile Application Management will be a more important element of mobile management than Mobile Device Management, as it is defined today.  In addition to giving a good history of MDM and BYOD, they offer a great description of why things like [...]

2012-08-09T09:02:37+00:00 August 9th, 2012|Tags: , |

AT&T Announces Toggle 2.0

Well, this looks like a interesting offering from AT&T.  They are enhancing their Toggle application, which allows for a phone to have two modes, one for business and one for personal.  The 2.0 version, being developed with OpenPeak, adds iOS support and later this year may enable split billing support (which AT&T can do now [...]

2017-08-23T15:02:36+00:00 June 14th, 2012|Tags: , |

AT&T Mobility CEO Confirms “Family Data Plans”

AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega, in an interview with CNET.com on May 7th, discussed the forthcoming family or shared data plans that AT&T will be offering in the not-too-distant future.  It'll be interesting to see exactly how they structure the plans, what that structure does to how AT&T handles subsidizes device cost, how large [...]

2012-05-08T06:29:46+00:00 May 8th, 2012|Tags: , , , , |

Shared Data Plans…Could They Become a Reality?

In a post on Engadget today, there is a screenshot of a family ("consumer") shared data plan offering in some Verizon internal training materials.  Verizon has indicated publicly that this is something they were planning on rolling out in 2012, and it looks like they may still be on track to offer it. Here's a [...]

2012-01-30T17:07:08+00:00 January 30th, 2012|Tags: , , , , |

NTSB Proposed Ban on Driver Use of Mobile Devices

In light of the proposed ban on cell phone use by drivers from the National Transportation Safety Board, organizations should revisit their wireless use policies.  According to a recent press release from the Telecom Expense Management Industry Association (www.temia.org), organizations should review their mobile policies to manage risk in four areas: Danger from use of mobile [...]

2017-08-23T15:02:36+00:00 December 15th, 2011|Tags: , , , |