Number Portability Through the Global Lens

On July 1, 1995, Hong Kong formally ended the franchised monopoly of its telephony market and, at the same time, became the first government to introduce fixed-line number portability. Since that date, governments and regulatory bodies around the world have pushed, prodded and incented carriers within their borders into implementing number portability for both fixed and […]

Next Generation Exchange-based IP Interconnection

Next Generation Exchange-based IP Interconnection The IP era of networks and services is advancing so fast it’s become hard to keep up with end-user demand. Network service providers, IP product and service vendors, and enterprise IT/network managers alike are scrambling to respond to their stakeholders’ increasing demand for ubiquitous access to rich IP services… By […]