What we buy?
The products and services purchased by Telefonica are gathered in six Global Categories:
- Fixed and Mobile Access Networks
- Transport networks: equipment and installation services of DWDM, Radio links, IP
- Core Networks (Circuit and packet Core, Traditional (BAREMETAL) and Virtual (UNICA)). Signalling Platforms
- Video, IoT, Value Added and Unified Customer Communication Platforms
- Automation Platforms and Network Configuration Platforms
- Site Maintenance Services, Network Operation Centres, Service Operations Centre, Level 2 and 3 Support, OSS, Custom Management Centres and Network Optimization Services
- Client Loop and FTTH deployment. Construction and Maintenance of External Plant
- Network Infrastructure Equipment: energy, antennas, repeaters, satellite, submarine cable and synchronism.
Service and works
- Telecommunications Infrastructure Rental (Towers, Datacentres, terrestrial, submarine and satellite capacity)
- Deployment of Base Stations
- Buildings (constructions and maintenance)
- External Services (energy, travel agencies), Telemarketing and Teleoperation
- Integral Services, Logistics, Specialized Support and Consulting Services.
- External Plant Materials (cables, passive elements...)
- Home devices fixed and mobile access (Fixed Wireless 3G / 4G / 5G)
- Video STBs and associated elements (e.g. remote controls)
- HW&SW Infrastructure and Services for B2B Segment
- HW&SW Infrastructure for Call Centres
- SIM cards and their evolution (eSIM, iSIM, ...)
- Relationship with Strategic Partners of the Group (Procurement as a Service).
- Software licenses, maintenance and SaaS: operating systems, virtualization, databases and middleware, security, business systems, workstation and IT management tools
- Hardware equipment for computing, storage, backup and micro computing
- IaaS and PaaS
- Professional services for managing the cloud, applications, infrastructure and workplace life-cycles: Architecture, Design, Development, Testing, Transformation, Maintenance, Operation and Security.
Advertising and Marketing
- Media Investment: negotiation and purchase of Traditional and Digital advertising Media, Media Performance Marketing, Central Media Remuneration
- Remuneration of Agencies: Advertising, Marketing Services, Digital Services and Public Relations, Digital Marketing Tools, Brand, Global Tools for Advertising, Marketing and Brand
- Production: Outdoor Graphics, Audio-visual, Relational Marketing Graphics, Promotional, Events and Point of Sale
- Research: Global Studies, Communication, Advertising, Brand and Organization, Business Analysis, Multi-client, Products and Services, Quality, Customer Satisfaction and Mystery Shopper, Media Measurement
- Events and Event Remuneration: Event Agency Remuneration, Promotional Agencies, Fairs and Exploitation of Sponsorships, Events.
- Cell Phones and Accessories (GSM / UMTS / LTE / 5G) and other similar large screen connected devices (also via Wi-Fi)
- Second-hand Devices
- Equipment under leasing conditions or under other financial alternatives
- Other Connected Devices (USB modems, fixed wireless phones and terminals, wearables, VR, drones ...).