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…

IoT Requires a Different Mindset

Kim Gibbons, CMO, NetNumber This month, the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) published the Fall/Winter edition of its Voice magazine to coincide with its Annual Conference in Fort Worth, Texas. NetNumber contributed an article entitled, “IoT Requires a Different Mindset.” The article describes why traditional carrier networks are too inefficient and Read more…

GSMA Guidelines for Diameter Firewall

Pieter Veenstra, Senior Manager Product Development – Security and Routing Recently the GSMA approved a first set of guidelines for Signaling Firewalls of the Diameter protocol. This important achievement is the result of an elaborate action between 50 subject matter experts of leading mobile operator groups and telecom security vendors Read more…

NetNumber helps mobile operators to efficiently migrate their interconnects for VoLTE and EVS

Pieter Veenstra, Senior Manager Product Development – Security and Routing Operators face multiple challenges with the upgrade of their interconnections for new services like VoLTE and Enhanced Voice Services (EVS). This requires advanced Routing Capabilities to migrate traffic from existing TDM interconnections to IP interconnections. NetNumber assists multiple mobile operators Read more…