By Eric Priezkalns and the talkRA team
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If you want to stay up to date with what is happening in risk management and business assurance in the communications sector, you came to the right place. talkRA started out as the podcast and website for people interested in revenue assurance news and views, and has since grown to cover an expanding range of related risk and assurance topics. We cover enterprise risk management, business assurance, revenue assurance, cost audit, margin optimization, revenue management, data integrity and fraud management for electronic communications network operators and service providers.
||CleanThe Voice of talkRA||Some people are comfortable to ask questions, rather than face them. - Not so Eric Priezkalns of talkRA who stepped out of his interviewer status this week and allowed me, Mike Willett, to pose the questions to him - even though he couldn't resist tur...||9 2 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThe Value of Network Asset Assurance||I was very impressed by the quality of the presentations given at the Subex User Conference. There was a lot of straight talk from Subex's customers, identifying and explaining how their assurance teams were analysing data in ways that move beyond the...||1 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThe Future of RA and Fraud Management||WeDo are very proud of how their Worldwide User Group (WWUG) draws customers to Portugal from around the world, but they also have a tradition of running an independent panel of speakers. WWUG 2013 built on that tradition with a panel discussion on "T...||11 6 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanA History of Revenue Assurance, Part 2||Last week I posted the first podcast of this two-part series. Here is the concluding part, where the panel from WeDo's 7th Worldwide User Group continue their conversation, bringing their anecdotal history of revenue assurance,||24 6 12||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanA History of Revenue Assurance, Part 1||This May I was asked back to WeDo's Worldwide User Group (WWUG) event, held at a beautiful resort near Óbidos, Portugal. WWUG is now legendary in the industry, thanks to impeccable organization and top-notch hospitality. Honestly,||17 6 12||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThinking Ahead with Hanno Allolio||Hanno Allolio was my guest for talkRA podcast 14. Hanno is a founder, partner and Managing Director of Allolio & Konrad, an international consulting business that prides itself on its intelligent approach to satisfying its telco and utility customers.||13 3 11||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleancVidya Sniffs Out Internal Fraud||I interviewed Tal Eisner, Senior Director of Product Strategy at cVidya, for talkRA podcast 13. You can download the file from here or listen to it in the browser player. Tal told me about the new fraud management offerings from cVidya,||6 12 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanDiscussion Panel at WeDo’s WUG||They do things differently in Portugal. Normally the prospect of sitting through a software vendor's user group meeting would have me grinding my teeth and clenching my buttocks. Such events normally involve three kinds of sales technique: cross sell,||29 5 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGrowth in Managed Services||Podcast 11 is dedicated to the topic of managed services services which might have been performed in-house but are instead delivered by an external supplier. It is a topic that gets considered from time to time by telcos wanting to improve their re...||24 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanNew RA Book by Yelland and Sherick||Mark Yelland joined me for talkRA podcast number 10. Mark has just co-written a new book with David Sherick, entitled "Revenue Assurance for Service Providers". You can obtain the book from Amazon.com by following this link.||16 1 10||Free||View In iTunes|