In just the last couple of years, VoLTE, or Voice over Long Term Evolution, has begun to revolutionize voice service for mobile communications, and 2017 promises to be the biggest year yet for VoLTE.
But this rapid growth is bringing two critical needs to the forefront that operators will need to address this year.
John Wick serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Connectivity and Mobility Services, and is responsible for the management and growth of Syniverse’s next-generation networks, messaging, and policy and charging lines of business, as well as for the product and software development across these lines of business. John joined Syniverse in 1993, and over his tenure he has held a number of management positions in the operations, research and development, technology, business development, and product management groups. Prior to joining Syniverse, he was a systems integrator with Verizon and, earlier, an electronic communications and switching systems technician for the U.S. Air Force, for which he was stationed in Wiesbaden, Germany, and San Antonio, Texas. John earned both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business from Nova Southeastern University. He also holds an associate’s degree in electronic engineering technology from the Community College of the Air Force, and he is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.