SoftBank joins TM Forum

TM Forum, the industry association driving digital transformation through collaboration, has announced that SoftBank Corp. has joined the organization in order to benefit from TM Forum´s Collaboration program, Open APIs, Open Digital Architecture and Frameworx best practices and standards, including the Business Process Framework (eTOM) and Information Framework (SID), the company said.

With SoftBank, ten of the world´s top ten communications service providers are now TM Forum members.

SoftBank is a carrier that operates in a wide variety of business areas, including mobile and fixed-line telecommunication services for consumers and enterprises, and cloud, AI and IoT solution services for enterprises. A digital service provider, SoftBank is undergoing IT transformation focused on defragmenting its IT systems and upskilling its staff for the digital decade ahead.

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