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Beyond the Mandate: Next Steps in the Fight to Combat Robocalls and Spoofing

July 9, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

This Industry Viewpoint was contributed by Jamie Gibson, VP of Technology, Ribbon Communications Robocalling is no small problem. These nuisance calls are the major source of consumer complaints, with some estimates suggesting that more than 22 billion robocalls have been […]


Regulations

What European Data Law Changes Mean for Your Enterprise

May 21, 2021

Via: No Jitter

With confidential data theft on the rise (everything from the Colonial Pipeline to your local hospital), enterprises are in a bind when it comes to protecting their data. But security concerns aren’t the only thing causing enterprises headaches. Following changes […]


Regulations

AI Regulation: Holding Data Bad Actors Accountable

April 29, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been present in our professional and civilian lives for a while, but both the European Union (EU) and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have recently taken prominent steps to recognize its power and potential harm. […]


Regulations

Managing Telecom Expenses: Don’t Forget the Fees

April 19, 2021

Via: No Jitter

They say two things are unavoidable in life: death and taxes. If you have reviewed your phone bills lately, you might as well tack on fees to that list. Telecommunications taxes, surcharges, and fees are myriad, complex, and significant. Most […]


Regulations

Dejero Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

April 8, 2021

Via: Broadcast Beat

Dejero, an innovator in resilient connectivity for critical communications, has received ISO 9001:2015 certification in recognition of its quality management system. The scope includes the design, development, realization, information assurance, and support of Dejero’s products and services. ISO 9001:2015 is […]


Regulations

Purchasing Telecom Services? Protect Yourself

March 17, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Negotiating contracts isn’t my idea of fun, but it’s necessary for clarity, peace of mind, and legal protection for both parties. That’s because contract proposals from vendors are always written by the vendor’s legal department and designed to include legal […]


Regulations

Telemarketing Robocalls Will Decline

March 4, 2021

Via: No Jitter

It’s not hyperbole to suggest that virtually no one likes being robocalled by a telemarketer. The perfectly honed mealtime call that tells you of a non-existent but expiring car warranty or an errant grandchild in prison is more than unpleasant, […]


Regulations

Telecom workforce bill re-introduced in the Senate

February 3, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

A bipartisan group of Senators has renewed an effort to pass a bill focused on coordinating federal efforts on telecom workforce development, including apprenticeships and emphasis on the needs of rural areas. A similar bill was introduced around this time […]


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Telecom players urge Biden, Congress to boost workforce development

February 1, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the Biden administration having given cues that it is interested in pursuing a major infrastructure and clean energy investment this year, a group of telecom associations joined together to urge the president and Congress to make support for broadband […]


Regulations

New Administration, New FCC, New Priorities… Now What?

January 29, 2021

Via: No Jitter

A new sheriff is in Washington, D.C., at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., and his arrival means all sorts of change is heading down the pike. This includes at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), which has a new acting chair, Democrat Jessica […]