According to Wikipedia: Wireless Expense Management – Corporations need to be able to focus on their core business, the larger the business the more there is to handle on a day-to-day basis. For businesses with a large wireless presence also have the expenses associated with them. We’ve found these companies need professional Telecom Expense Management (TEM) to help manage their wireless telecom bills accurately and effectively. Auditel provides more than wireless expense management services. For over 27 years we’ve watched IoT evolve. We’ve investigated POTs lines, fiber, sonet, SIP, and 5G. Our VOIP management, telecom invoice management, expense management, wireless refunds, and data. Now the new improved 5G Series2 is coming shortly.
What type of wireless services are included in wireless expense management?
Wireless expense management services, or WEM are performed on mobile, voice, wireless phones, android, mobile broadband modems, and WiFi mobility. In addition, WI-FI hotspots, turbo hotspots, laptops, tablets, Android phones, wireless security alarms, Iphone, and data cards.
What is a Wireless Local Area Network? This is commonly known as a wireless LAN, or WLAN. Moreover, the WLAN connects your device to the internet. In additiona, it makes a wireless communication within a limited coverage area normally from 150 – 300 feet to connect. In real world distance, 5G has approximately 195 feet signal range. However, There are WIFI range extenders that give Wi-Fi added signal extension to devices like IPhone, IPad, laptop or PC, android devices, Fire Stick, and gaming machines like Xbox, PS, and PlayStation.
What is a wireless hotspot or WIFI? A wireless hotspot is a physical location where people can obtain internet access from the Service Provider. You can aquire WIFI using a router. There are hotspots available in smartphones, and Laptops, that allow others to share the WI-FI network. Additionally, there are portable WI-FI devices that give a WIFI signal.
Wireless Expense Management Alert – If wireless billing errors and overcharges are not exposed, requested, or disputed within the terms of your new wireless agreement, your refunds can be reduced and some wireless recovery claims can be denied.
Our wireless management service investigate all the services for each mobile device, mobile asset, usage, and plan details. We then review wireless contracts, the client adherence to contract compliance, any factors or issues with meeting current agreements, including any service issues encountered during the agreement. In additoin we locate discrepancies, overcharges, and tariff violations. Next, we file wireless disputes for historical wireless errors or mobile overcharges. These wireless findings bring highest recovery and monthly invoice savings. Our fees are contingency based with no risk and no investment. We want to discover wireless refunds inside your invoices.
What is a wireless expense management policy and benchmarking?
Auditel can build your wireless management policy plan to recapture lost savings and wireless cost reductions. We set up wireless benchmarks and policyfor added wireless and cell phone protectionand security against fraud and misuse. Auditel wireless expense management solutions will locate the flaws or weakness in the wireless network and the mobile security infrastructure. Our wireless management process optimizes existing network utilization. We start by reviewing the asset (wireless device, mobile phone, or cell phone) and building a mobile inventory. Then we compare the inventory services used against telecom services billed. Companies can control wireless costs better after implementing wireless policies, and benchmarking plans. Together these effectively enforce wireless company policy, control usage, and bring more control over wireless devices.
What are the keys to wireless expense management savings on wireless invoices?
As your business grows, so does your wireless expenses. So, the more smart phones, mobile devices, mobile assets, wireless equipment, plans, text messaging, long distance, roaming usages, and products your company uses. Consequently, the more wireless expense your company will incur. In addition, your company will need more wireless expense management reporting to track wireless inventory. Every business needs a confirmed wireless inventory to maintain and manage accurate wireless records. Our wireless inventory management is complimentary with our wireless expense management services.
What is the fee for Auditel wireless expense management?
Auditel provides contingency based wireless expense management services with no risk, and no investment. Auditel fees come from the actual wireless invoice savings and wireless recovery. We check each monthly wireless invoice to determine billing accuracy and ensure your corporate savings are secure.
In addition to our contingency based wireless expense management services, Auditel provides your company with complimentary wireless reporting and telecom training along with our wireless managenent. Telecom software is not a requirement for Auditel wireless expense management reporting. In fact, we bring the maximum wireless savings and recovery.
Are SMS and MMS text messages included in wireless expense management?
Auditel wireless expense management services analyze all the usages inside mobile devices. We investigate all mobile assets, including wireless devices, wireless phones, and mobile services. These usages are analyzed to provide insight into the mobile text messaging services for both SMS, and MMS messages. We know the best rate plans available with service providers. We compare the wireless text messaging fees with any applicable mobile rate plans, and usages. Moreover, this maximizes your wireless savings, with no risk and no investment from your business.
What is coming next in wireless technology?
It’s time to get familiar with 3GPP service, if you haven’t already. According to Wikipedia, “The 3rd Generation Partnership Project is a standards organization which develops protocols for mobile telephony”. However, IEEE.org says “pundits continue to site 3GPP as the standards organization responsible for 5G which is doubly wrongbecause it’s not a standards body and submits its 5G/IMT 2020 proposals to ITU-R WP 5D via the latter organizations member entities.”
5G Wireless IoT Communication Trends To Watch In 2020 February 10, 2020 Forbes magazine talks about how everything is going wireless according to Gartner forecast From 5G and Wi-Fi 6 to Bluetooth 5.0 and standard-based low-power wide-area network (LPWAN) protocols. They believe that wireless will take a big maturity leap in 2020. Forbes also notes that full 5G vision is expected to be released by 3GPP. The date was just pushed to June 2020 if all goes well.
What is 5G standard update or 5G Phase2?
3GPP delays updates Release 16 and 17 due to Covid-19 and no face to face meetings. 3GPP 5G Phase 2 release will include new tech for ultra-reliable low-latency communication (URLLC) along with a massive amount of improvements from mobility, energy consumption, and advanced technology spectral efficiency over the current release. Forbes further mentions “however, devices and equipment incorporating the new features are further down the road.”
Wireless Expense Management and Service Agreement Information
Wireless Contracts Constantly Change
Since wireless contracts and agreements are constantly changing, check with Auditel, or your wireless provider for latest contract information and updates. Auditel is a wireless expense management performance leader. Moreover, we help customers in the US, and around the globe. We find wireless mistakes that bring optimum savings that reduce customer wireless invoices.
Do any wireless or cell phone providers offer services without a two year service agreement?
T-Mobile has a contract called the Un-contract. T-Mobile un-contract is a guarantee from T-Mobile that as long as you’re a T-Mobile client your rates will not go up, all without the restrictions of signing a long-term wireless contract. In fact, T-Mobile advertises that your rates may go down, but they will never go up. There are bring your own device plans, shared data plans, installment plans, and leases are available.
Can you tell me what monthly installment plans are available on wireless devices?
T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint offer wireless payment plans that allow you to pay your mmobile phone off in monthly payments. This gives your business a savings discount. Along with the discount they get the ability to obtain a new wireless device every year or so if the old wireless phone is returned to the provider. T-Mobile has a plan called Jump. Sprint has a plan called Easy Pay Early Upgrade. AT&T has a wireless plan called Next. Verizon has a device payment plan that took the place of the Edge plan. Verizon’s monthly device payments give the flexibility of getting the most current devices by making monthly payments over time rather than paying for it all up front.
How soon can I upgrade my Verizon wireless device using Edge or monthly device payment plan?
In order to upgrade your Verizon wireless phone you need to pay 75% of the wireless device fee, then you can upgrade.
Name some of the smaller wireless service providers or prepaid carriers?
So, companies like MetroPCS, Cricket, Straight Talk, Boost Mobile, and Consumer Wireless may be able to reduce your monthly wireless expense. But, Auditel recommends checking all the pros and cons before making any wireless plan decision.
Wireless Expense Management Policy and Benchmarking
Does Auditel offer wireless protection policy and/or benchmarking procedures?
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