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Losses Mount for Carriers as up to 50% of Invalid CLIs Remain Unidentified

Calling Line Identification (CLI) Validation can be one of the fastest and simplest ways to proactively tackle Origin Based Rating (OBR) surcharges and penalties. As a growing number of carriers see OBR impact their margins, they can use global number intelligence to quickly decide if they want to reject traffic with invalid CLIs or transit the traffic and price accordingly.

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The 5 Ways Our Telecoms Data is Different

The quality of data you use in your business directly impacts your customer experience, efficiency and performance. Adding new data sets to your operations and enhancing the quality of your data can be a way to gain a competitive edge and increase profitability.

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What to Do When OBR is Deployed in a Key Destination

What to Do When OBR is Deployed in a Key Destination

Origin Based Rating (OBR) is deployed in more than 10 EU countries as well as a growing number of destinations across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Carriers face an increasingly complex environment where OBR is being applied on a growing number of networks on an almost monthly basis.

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Number Portability for Business Messaging

The Essentials of Number Portability for Business Messaging

XConnect is a market leader in providing information about telephone numbers. We have provided number information to the global telecommunications industry as well as Enterprises in the Finance and E-commerce sectors for 14 years.  

As XConnect is focused on Number Portability, we get a lot of questions from the business messaging industry surrounding Number Portability. We will take a few moments to answer those questions.  

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