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Metaswitch Customers Successfully Terminating Robocalls

Steve Gleave | Dec 21, 2016 7:00:00 AM

Fixed-Line Transformation security Consumer communications Robocall Blocking Service privacy

Unwanted robocalls account for one in five phone calls in the U.S. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has said it receives more than 200,000 complaints about robocalls per year, making it the single biggest complaint about consumer telecom services. So what’s to be done? 

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Metaswitch Wins Swisscom’s Call for Innovation Competition

Steve Gleave | Dec 19, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Fixed-Line Transformation Award

Swisscom recently named Metaswitch the winner of its first Call for Innovation competition for its Cloud Native Network Evolution. Swisscom now plans to start a proof of concept (PoC) project based on Metaswitch’s cloud native communications software expertise .

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Cloud Native On Top Down Under

Steve Gleave | Dec 15, 2016 7:00:00 AM

SBC (Session Border Controller) Fixed-Line Transformation IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) Mobile Infrastructure

As network functions virtualization (NFV) matures, the conversation is rightly moving to the importance of “cloud native” communications software. At Metaswitch, we’ve understood since the earliest days of NFV that virtual network functions (VNFs) need to be designed for the cloud from scratch so that service providers can realize the full benefits of network virtualization.  Visionary operators like 2degrees realize this, too.

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Metaswitch Robocall Blocking Service Continues to Expand Footprint and Functionality

Metaswitch Networks | Dec 15, 2016 5:00:00 AM

Press Releases Fixed-Line Transformation security Consumer communications Robocall Blocking Service privacy

Service proving popular with communication service providers and consumers. Capabilities expand to support any Class-5 switching infrastructure.

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2degrees to Realize Full Promise of NFV with Metaswitch’s Uniquely Cloud Native Virtual IMS Solution

Metaswitch Networks | Dec 13, 2016 5:00:00 AM

SBC (Session Border Controller) Perimeta Press Releases IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) Clearwater Core

New Zealand’s fastest growing telco cites Metaswitch’s pioneering technology, speed, NFV deployment experience and advanced mobile solutions as basis for selection

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Citizens Fiber Selects Metaswitch for Strategic Network Transformation

Metaswitch Networks | Dec 1, 2016 6:00:00 AM

SBC (Session Border Controller) Press Releases UC (Unified Communications) Business communications VNF

Full-service telecommunications provider will reduce costs and speed innovation with comprehensive communications software portfolio

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Metaswitch Speeds NFV Time to Market

Steve Gleave | Nov 21, 2016 8:01:57 AM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization)

Through partnerships, ecosystem participation and pre-packaged NFV solutions, Metaswitch is helping service providers accelerate the delivery of services based on network functions virtualization (NFV).

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Owning The Big Green Button

Steve Gleave | Nov 18, 2016 2:37:14 PM

UC (Unified Communications)

Beth Schultz is editor at No Jitter, the leading online news resource for enterprise communications.  Beth jumped quickly onto Metaswitch’s recent Apple CallKit Integration announcement with a great article that highlights a lot of the benefits of our implementation. 

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Cloud-Native VNFs Ease On-boarding Process

Martin Taylor | Nov 16, 2016 12:16:21 PM

NFV (Network Functions Virtualization)

One of the biggest frustrations that service providers currently have with implementing network functions virtualization (NFV) is on-boarding virtual network functions (VNFs). It’s a common refrain that on-boarding VNFs is very difficult. The reason why this process is proving harder than anyone expected is largely due to the origins of the VNF software – that is, was the VNF originally designed for an appliance or for the cloud?

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Metaswitch Accession Unified Communications Client Goes Native for Apple iPhone

Metaswitch Networks | Nov 10, 2016 12:00:00 AM

Press Releases Accession Communicator UC (Unified Communications) Business communications cloud native

Tight integration with iOS 10 through Apple CallKit provides seamless native dialer capabilities

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