Category Archives: TeliaSonera International Carrier
Stockholm, May 11, 2015 – By adding 100 new service provider customers in 18 months, TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) has increased its reach to 62 major North American data centers. TSIC has also risen to number one Internet backbone provider for North and South America, based on independent assessment of customer routes.
Stockholm – 10 March 2015 – TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) today announces the implementation of an automatic proactive fraud detection service for the benefit of its international voice customers. This service enhancement follows development and tests with IPsoft, a leading provider of fraud management and big data application services.
Today’s massive data explosion has been triggered by bandwidth-intensive multimedia content and connected devices, as well as businesses adopting the latest networking technologies and applications. According to Cisco’s® Visual Networking Index (VNI) and VNI Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, global IP traffic has increased more than fourfold in the past five years, and will increase threefold over the next five years. Cisco also forecasts annual global IP traffic will surpass the zettabyte threshold by the end of 2017, while global mobile data traffic will increase nearly elevenfold between 2013 and 2018. While the explosion signifies proliferation of technology and the Internet of Things (IoT), it also brings up a bigger question: can carriers’ ability to deliver bandwidth keep up with growing end-user consumption?
In the second part of this series, we will introduce you to additional iMiller Public Relations clients attending the International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2014 Conference, taking place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago May 11-14, 2014.
Representatives from the Open-IX Association, a neutral, non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet Exchanges in North America, will also be attending ITW 2014. Martin Hannigan, Co-Founder and Treasurer of Open, IX, will also be participating in The Global Exchange Ecosystem Roundtable. Request a meeting with the Open-IX team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The news came following the promotion of Erik Hallberg, who was appointed to the position of Executive Vice President and Head of Eurasia at TeliaSonera. Ives will take over Hallberg’s previous role at TSIC.
As Senior Vice President and Head of Business Area Broadband Services Malin Frenning explained in the recent press release announcing the change, Mr. Ives’ new leadership role is being received across TSIC as a welcome addition to the team. Frenning cited Ives’ important role in steering business development and sales efforts as being vital to allowing TSIC to become established as the world’s second IP backbone.