Blockchain in Telecom

  • 1h 33m
  • Shibaji Sankar Biswas
  • BPB Publications
  • 2021

Blockchain in Telecom’ delves deeper into the Blockchain architecture and its potential benefits of implementation in the telecommunications industry. This book also provides an overview of how blockchain supports 5G, IoT, Cloud, and AI/ML in telecom businesses.

The purpose of this book is to educate readers about the capabilities of Blockchain technology and how it can be used to address several complex issues in the telecommunications industry, including international roaming, inter-carrier settlement, real-time billing, spectrum allocation, managing KYC, and mobile/e-payment solutions in today's business environment. Additionally, novel revenue-generating business models, such as B2B2X, content provider, and underutilized service monetization, are discussed in length throughout this book.

Readers will benefit from reading the chapters as they establish plans for integrating Blockchain technology into the telecoms industry alongside other new technologies such as 5G and IoT, as well as AI/ML, cloud computing, and edge computing. Additionally, this book will help them in managing implementation plans through risk mitigation for implementation and migration.

What you will learn

  • ● Explore the quick and accurate inter-carrier settlement without a central clearing house.
  • ● Learn how to reduce roaming frauds by adopting Blockchain.
  • ● Explore how blockchain makes eKYC smarter, payment systems, and management of personal data easier.
  • ● Learn how to manage CDR data storage with the most efficiency.
  • ● Learn to grasp blockchain integration in the telecom sector with 5G, IoT, and AI/ML.

In this Book

  • The Case of Blockchain
  • How Blockchain is Disrupting the Telecom Industry
  • Blockchain's Potential for the Telecom Industry
  • Real-time Billing Problem
  • Proof of History
  • CDR Data and Storage
  • Call Roaming
  • Unused Service Monetization
  • Fraud Prevention
  • Personal Data Management
  • E-Comm/Mobile Payments
  • KYC and Data Management
  • B2B2X
  • Integration with 5G
  • Integration with IoT
  • Integration with AI/ML