Operators Face $62bn Revenue Leakage From “Grey Route” A2P Traffic

Posted Friday, September 23rd, 2016 by Brendan Cleary

Juniper Research – Juniper’s latest research debates the anticipated scale of revenue leakage for operators from A2P (Application to Person) traffic. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the A2P messaging ecosystem, assessing the opportunities across primary use cases and key […]


Fair Usage Policy for Roaming introduced by European Commission

Posted Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 by Rachael Earl

European Commission – For a decade now the Commission has been working to reduce roaming surcharges by telecoms operators, and prices have decreased by more than 90% since 2007. By June 2017, the ‘Roam like at Home’ initiative will come […]


LTE and SS7 – today’s statistics – do they indicate longevity for SS7 networks?

Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 by Rick Carter

A snapshot of today’s telecoms stats can make for some pretty valuable insights. Let’s dig into the data, via some questions, and see what the indications are for SS7 and LTE networks over the coming years and decades.   First, […]


What is the difference between P2P SMS and A2P SMS?

Posted Monday, June 20th, 2016 by Babak Saadatmandi

When an SMS message exchanges between two mobile subscribers (two SIM cards) we call it P2P SMS (Person-to-Person SMS) and when an SMS message sends from an application to a mobile subscriber we call it A2P SMS (Application-to-Person SMS). A2P […]


SS7 Vulnerabilities – Mobile Network Security in the mainstream News

Posted Thursday, May 12th, 2016 by Babak Saadatmandi

“I bumped into you in the hallway – I don’t know if you noticed that…? In that time, I pushed a credential across to your phone – which means my bluetooth is now trusted by your phone…” …the All Stars of […]