Security and Fraud trends at Mobile Operators, and How we can Improve CyberSecurity

Pieter Veenstra, Senior Manager, Product Development, Security and Routing, NetNumber I attended the GSMA Fraud and Security Group (FASG) #12 meeting last month in Portugal.  Here are my observations.  First at this event many speakers addressed the need to marry anti-fraud and security solutions to fight the newer trends in attacks. Operators face an incline in Read more…

NetNumber initiative welcomed in the GSMA for sharing real-time network address data and SS7 and Diameter vulnerability assessment information between operators

Pieter Veenstra, Senior Manager Product Development – Security and Routing At the recent GSMA Fraud and Security Group (FASG) meeting in Tokyo, an on-line poll and a roundtable discussion were held following the presentation by NetNumber “Signaling Firewall Implementation – Operational Challenges & Supporting Data Needs”. The presentation describes the Read more…

Multi-Access Edge Computing

Kim Gibbons, NetNumber CMO Later this month, NetNumber will host a workshop at the Mobile360 Privacy and Security event at The Hague. The workshop will address how to protect the mobile edge, among other topics. So, what is Multi-Access Edge Computing? Essentially, the goal of the MEC working group is Read more…

Private LTE: Looking Beyond Public Safety

Mark Noe, Senior Director, Business Development NetNumber I spoke at the IMS World Forum on April 25 about the opportunities for Private LTE networks beyond the public safety market to provide advanced communications to all.  Private LTE networks harness the power of IMS, enabling the delivery of voice, voice, video, Read more…

MWC 2018 NetNumber Insights

Doug Ranalli, NetNumber Founder and Chief Strategy Officer 5G Is Here But Different: Mobile operators are starting to deploy 5G use-cases that focus on taking advantage of the RAN benefits of 5G without making any changes to the core network. This is great news because we’re still working to build-out Read more…

Progress Towards Virtualizing CSP Networks

According to the latest Gartner research on the progress CSPs are making to implement network function virtualization (NFV) and software-defined network (SDN) solutions as part of their network transformation efforts, the onboarding of virtual network functions (VNFs) will be a top priority for nearly all CSPs implementing NFV. NetNumber has Read more…