Resources

The alternative carrier market

Introduction GroomerII can be used to gateway SS7 from a carrier switch onto an IP network running SIP and backhaul traffic to a remotely hosted, IP-based application platform. GroomerII also offers an added advantage, with some unique functionality. Many alternative carriers are adopting a ‘cap…

The prepaid telecommunications market

Introduction Markets are converging for fixed and mobile telephony and prepaid phone access and calling board services are in demand. The opportunities for revenue growth are enormous, yet competition is fierce. Local and independent service providers are keen to compete with Tier 1 operators and…

Carrier markets – premium rate services

Introduction GroomerII may be deployed as a signalling and media gateway by nationwide carriers, ILECs and CLECs specialising in premium rate numbers. These 08**/18** numbers are typically associated with services such as entertainment, tele-voting (mass calling) and technical support call centres. Today, services are increasingly…

Interconnect services

Introduction Many national and international carriers are seeking outsourced solutions on both traditional TDM and next-generation VoIP technology platforms. Providers of outsourced switching solutions for telecom carriers worldwide, therefore, need to deploy integrated signalling and media gateways in their fixed and mobile networks worldwide. Requirements…