Tangoe Advisory Services
for Telecom

Need to tap into deep telecom expertise to help you save on communications costs and optimize IT spending? Have a critical network modernization project that needs to be managed to completion? Want to understand the going rates for fixed wireline services, so you can get the best deal and the best contract terms, for an average 30%

Telecom advisors are ready to assist you.

Tangoe offers a variety of telecom cost management services and consulting programs that provide added insight and support to maximize your savings and productivity. A team of highly experienced telecom professionals are at your disposal and can conduct a myriad of projects tailored to meet your specific needs. Tangoe’s services team works with businesses of all sizes to advance innovation strategies, deploy 5G, SD-WAN, SASE, and other technologies, address risk, and lower your MPLS and fixed wireline telecom service costs.


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Inventory Services: Build a Catalog of Your Carrier Services

Are you confident that you have a handle on every fixed asset you are paying for? Do you have an up-to-date inventory of every service and the rates and terms? Tangoe will take on the painstaking tedious but incredibly critical task of building out a complete database of your fixed services. We work on your behalf to collect all invoices and contracts, and then create actionable insights for you to save and drive efficiencies. Having an accurate inventory is the primary way IT teams can mitigate overspending and waste, and Tangoe can create that for you.

What You Get:

  • Complete unified database of all your fixed telecom services.
  • Tracked details including carriers, circuit locations, invoices, costs, billing discrepancies, and more.
  • Actionable insights that help you reduce costs and drive efficiencies.

What You'll Love:

  • Save Time: Most companies spend hours to compile inventory, get more time back in your day to focus on other initiatives.
  • Speed & Accuracy: Streamlined processes ensure information accuracy and a speedy buildout.
  • Quantified Savings: Prioritized action items show you the value of each recommendation.

Rates & Savings Analysis: Benchmarked Against Market Price Indexes

Want to see what the going rates are to ensure you’re not overpaying? Is your fixed contract term up and you want to understand market rates to leverage in your negotiation? Tangoe has a database of $34B in technology spend across hundreds of providers and thousands of enterprises. Simply put you provide your current Telecom contract and we’ll show you what you could be spending based on today’s market rates across a myriad of providers.

What You Get:

  • Complete gap-to-market analysis that includes a detailed baseline of current services vs. Spend.
  • An evaluation of current providers and services against prevailing market rates.
  • Savings opportunities under renegotiated carrier contracts.

What You'll Love:

  • Visibility: A holistic view of current carrier services and associated costs.
  • Cost Savings: Insight into current market rates ensures you have competitive rates.

Audit & Optimization Services: Cost and Efficiency Recommendations

Would leveraging a third party to identify savings across your carrier services be beneficial? Looking for ways to shore up your telecom spend and ensure all services are delivering on your needs? Tangoe will audit your carrier invoices and identify billing issues, disputes, or over-charges in addition to analyzing usage to uncover opportunities that improve efficiency. The team takes a holistic approach that uses proven discovery techniques and patented technologies to maximize savings.

What You Get:

  • Comprehensive review and recommendations to optimize and save on telecom spend.
  • Analysis of current spend against contracted rates and terms with actionable insights.
  • Tactical and specific guidance on how to implement a greater savings plan.

What You'll Love:

  • Cost savings: Eliminate assets that aren’t in use; recommended services and plans to shore up spend.
  • Improvement: Technology recommendations to optimize your fixed asset spend.

Contract Negotiation Services: Get The Best Rates and Terms

Do you have the latest market pricing and terms to negotiate the best deal? Would leveraging a third-party negotiator save you time and potentially better results? Tangoe has a team of highly experienced carrier negotiators who annually support hundreds of enterprises with their contract negotiations. They tap into a $34B database of telecom spend across hundreds of providers and can leverage those insights to your advantage. Why not tap into their expertise so you can focus on more innovation for your company.

What You Get:

  • Expert negotiators with in-depth data to ensure you get the most market competitive rates.
  • Knowledge and expertise on virtually all carriers around the globe to leverage insights.
  • Peace of mind that you’re maximizing your IT spend.

What You'll Love:

  • Save Time: Allow us to take on the task so you can focus on more innovative initiatives.
  • Optimized Carrier Agreements: Industry leading business terms and rates.

Technology Modernization Management: Migrate to the Latest IT Solutions

Need some help managing a large digital transformation project? Moving to new technologies and looking for help to accelerate the project? Tangoe can not only help you identify the best go-forward technology solutions but also assist in the transition. ITIL-certified project managers will ensure every detail is addressed in the order it needs to be. We can take on as much or as little of your technology shift and can be a resource to lean on throughout the transition.

What You Get:

  • A team of industry experts who will assist you in any capacity you define, to assess, evaluate, and/or project manage a technology shift.
  • Proven methodologies and plans to ensure minimal disruption to your business.

What You'll Love:

  • Save Time: Tap into a team of experts to manage the day-to-day projects so you can focus on strategic initiatives.
  • Less Downtime: Minimized disruption while migrating to the new services.

IT Staff Augmentation: Free Your IT Resources

Have a project that needs to get done but isn’t strategic enough to warrant your time? Need some extra resources to help with a project whether short or long-term? Tangoe has a team of experienced IT leaders who you can tap into for virtually any IT need. We can help with a myriad of initiatives from project management of an SD-WAN migration, help deploy services in a new market and more. You’ll get the expert support you need without impacting your day-to-day operations.

What You Get:

  • Tap into experts who have deep technology and domain expertise to provide support in any variety of scenarios.
  • Insights and best practices from experts who work with all carriers and fixed services globally.

What You'll Love:

  • Gain Momentum: Accelerate time to complete IT projects and realize benefits.
  • Efficiency: Save time so you can focus on strategic initiatives and leave the administrative processes in good hands.

M&A and Divestiture Services: Transitions Made Simple

Need help reconciling and consolidating IT services due to an M&A or divestiture event? Want an objective third party to assist in due diligence and risk assessment of go-forward IT infrastructure and networking solutions? Tangoe has supported a number of projects where enterprises need support to swiftly and effectively consolidate fixed assets and spend. We can do everything from create a baseline inventory, recommend future state solutions, negotiate the go-forward agreements and project manage the changes. Our experience spans some of the largest M&A activity in the market to mid-size enterprises consulting.

What You Get:

  • Expert recommendations to formal project management designing and implementing the go forward fixed infrastructure.
  • Comprehensive audits, recommended future state and swift, seamless transitions.

What You'll Love:

  • Save Time: tap into experts to managed administrative burdens so you can focus on innovations.
  • Expert and objective third party analysis of future state fixed asset infrastructure to best meet your needs.

Technology Strategy Reviews: Evaluation of your Current Landscape

Want an expert third party to assess your current fixed assets and spend to gauge effectiveness? Need to evaluate your current IT environment against the latest trends and tech? Tangoe has the expertise to provide you with an evaluation of your existing technology landscape and make recommendations for where you might identify savings. Perhaps you have legacy POTs lines or dedicated private lines that could be replaced with broadband or 5G. Tangoe will conduct a thorough audit and provide ways to improve the effectiveness of your IT spend.

What You Get:

  • Expert third party evaluation of your fixed asset landscape and recommended future state based upon your desired business outcomes.
  • Insights on the latest carriers and offerings to ensure the best solutions.

What You'll Love:

  • Insight: Better evaluate the myriad of fixed offerings and vendors in the market. 
  • Save Time: Tap into experts who have experience across all fixed assets and carriers.