Launched in November 2008 by the GSMA and operated by Neustar, the GSMA's PathFinder service initiative is based on Carrier ENUM
technology and acts as a central directory where operators can share mobile and fixed-line addresses to enable accurate and cost-effective routing of packet voice, instant messaging, multimedia services, email and video.
Formerly called the GSMA's Number Resolution Service, PathFinder is a so- called "Private" or "Carrier" ENUM
solution and will include a global master root directory.
arpa has been designated by the Internet Engineering Task Force as the "Tier 0" root of the ENUM
tree, from which all subdirectories will take their cues.
XConnect has led industry consolidation via the acquisition of the European carrier ENUM
Safenames is also an accredited registrar for (+44) ENUM
in the UK, (+49) ENUM
arpa domain is the "Tier 0" root of the ENUM
hierarchy, hosted by the RIPE Network Coordination Center in Europe.
AOL's use of the VeriSign ENUM
Data Access service is a strong statement of the power of ENUM
in action and VeriSign's ability to deliver on new technologies for the convergence of all types of communications," said Bill Wolfe Senior Vice President of Communications at VeriSign.
The public-private integration, which completed compatibility testing last year, gives VeriSign Carrier IP Connect customers access to Austria's Public ENUM
data and eliminates the need to query network databases multiple times to obtain individual contact information.
and Peering Summit on June 11th will include the following sessions:
Paul Mockapetris to Present Session: Harmonizing the World of IP Communications with ENUM
LONDON -- XConnect, global leader in VoIP Peering and ENUM
solutions, today announced that it has been named to the 2007 "Pulver 100" - the IP Communications industry's premier listing of privately-held growth companies that represent the future of the IP-voice and video communications ecosystem.
Network operators and public policy officials have been waiting for real- world examples of how public ENUM
can interoperate with carriers, enterprises and private databases," said Bill Wolfe, senior vice president, VeriSign Communications Services.
DirectRoute enables wholesale carriers to terminate calls destined for XConnect ENUM
Registry numbers directly to the terminating Service Providers' networks, lowering per minute costs and improving quality by eliminating unnecessary transit operators and associated PSTN/VoIP gateways.
SUPERCOMM 2005, CHICAGO, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominum, the leading provider of IP address infrastructure solutions, is demonstrating the industry's first commercial high-performance ENUM
for VoIP solution for telephony service providers during SUPERCOMM 2005.
The XConnect Alliance and Federations are carrier-neutral services that deliver complete interoperability, ENUM
Directory Management and identity resolution in a secure environment for the interconnection of XConnect Members, which include voice over broadband providers, application service providers and VoIP carriers.