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Telecom Value Chain and Telecom Markets—Enterprise, Retail and Application Development

  • Murali Krishna Medudula
  • Mahim Sagar
  • Ravi Parkash Gandhi
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Abstract

Value can be defined in many ways and is a function of the dimensions employed in a study. For the purpose of this chapter, the use of the word “value” is restricted to its common definition, as the amount buyers are willing to pay for a product or service. The concept of the value chain was first popularized by Michael Porter in a seminal work on the implementation of competitive strategies to enhance business performance.

Keywords

Supply Chain Application Service Provider Infrastructure Provider Telecom Service Provider Universal Service Obligation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Murali Krishna Medudula
    • 1
  • Mahim Sagar
    • 1
  • Ravi Parkash Gandhi
    • 1
  1. 1.Indian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiIndia

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