Welcome to Telco Cloud Talk

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new podcast series on the imperative of moving critical business solutions for Telcos to the Public Cloud.

Telco Cloud Talk - ZephyrTel Podcast Series

Episode #1

Why you need to move to the cloud NOW

March 24, 2021


Duration: 00:20:14

Michael Speranza, CEO of Zephyrtel chats with Mark Newman, Chief Analyst of TM Forum about why Telcos need to move into the Public Cloud.  The telecoms industry has been slow to move in this direction and we will hear about strategies that telcos can adopt to speed up this migration.

Episode #2

Public Cloud vs Private Cloud: What you didn't know

March 31, 2021

Duration: 00:19:51

Mark Collins, SVP of Commercial Product Management at ZephyrTel talks with Mark Newman, Chief Analyst of TM Forum about Public Cloud vs Private Cloud. They also look at multi-cloud and discuss why ZephyrTel chose AWS’ cloud solutions.

Episode #3

Understanding the benefits of a Public Cloud migration

April 7, 2021

Duration: 00:27:46

In this episode of Telco Cloud Talk, we discuss the cost-saving benefits of migrating to the Public Cloud as well as the flexibility it brings to the provider.

Episode #4

Top myths about the Public Cloud

April 14, 2021

Duration: 00:23:00

In this episode, Mark Newman, Chief Analyst of TM Forum and Michael Speranza, CEO of ZephyrTel tackle head-on the top myths surrounding Public Cloud.

Episode #5

Public Cloud migration - where to start?

April 21, 2021

Duration: 00:22:07

In this fifth episode of the Cloud Talk podcast, TM Forum’s Chief Analyst Mark Newman and Mark Collins, SVP – Commercial Product Management at ZephyrTel set out a pathway to successful Public Cloud migration. They consider the six most common migration strategies and how a successful migration can be measured by Telcos.

Episode #6

Cloud Native vendors for Telco

April 28, 2021

Duration: 00:22:50

In this final episode of Telco Cloud Talk, TM Forum Chief Analyst Mark Newman and Mark Collins, Senior VP – Commercial Product Management at ZephyrTel, explore what it means to be cloud-native and how Telcos can go about choosing the right vendor to partner with them on their cloud migration journey.

The imperative of moving to the Public Cloud

A growing number of Telcos such as AT&T, Telstra and Vodafone are striking partnerships with Public Cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure. Nevertheless, the telecoms sector is still lagging behind other industries when it comes to moving critical business solutions into the Public Ploud.

This eBook looks at why communications service providers (CSPs) have been slower than other businesses to transfer their corporate IT, operational and business support systems (OSS/BSS) and network applications to the Public Cloud and why change is now afoot.