London, UK, 16th March 2023 – XConnect, a Somos Company, the provider of world-class numbering intelligence solutions, has expanded its global numbering intelligence by onboarding number portability query (NPQ) data for Colombia and Slovenia. The addition of these countries adds to the reach of XConnect’s NPQ service and enables its customers to deliver voice and messaging traffic with accuracy, precision and performance. This enables reduced termination costs, improved delivery assurance and enhanced customer experience.

“XConnect’s global numbering intelligence makes it simple to route traffic to the right user every time,” said Tim Ward, VP, Number Information Services at XConnect. “We enable customers to rapidly expand their data sets and enhance the quality of their data so that they can gain a competitive edge and deliver optimised user experiences. 

"We’re continually reviewing, refining and cleaning our numbering data to ensure that it is accurate and up to date for our customers. The outcome is highly accurate data that enables customers to route traffic with confidence, while lowering costs and increasing end user satisfaction. Adding new countries to our database enables us to provide far-reaching data to our customers. We’ll continue to expand our geographies into the future.”

About XConnect

XConnect, a wholly owned subsidiary of Somos Inc, consolidates, maintains and delivers trusted telephone number intelligence to world leading telecommunication service providers.

It processes information from hundreds of different global datasets and ensures that customers solve routing, validation and fraud challenges in real time.

XConnect’s Number Information Services are used for voice and messaging routing, fraud protection and to identify and validate insights. They also support the deployment and evolution of next-generation communications, such as VoLTE and RCS.

Its service is accessed through its global distributed hybrid cloud platform using simple, secure, scalable real-time protocols and APIs.