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An update on Simwood Mobile

First of all, let us apologise for the lack of updates recently; we’ve been very busy behind the scenes bringing all the necessary components together to launch what we believe will be the most comprehensive wholesale mobile service available in the UK. When we last…

Wholesale rate update (eff. Dec 1st)

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on December 1st for Platinum, Gold and Silver decks. We would take this opportunity to remind customers that whilst our unique platform offers more dynamic real-time call control than anyone’s, Simwood is always in the media path with…

Two men, two hacks, two very different outcomes…

We offer more fraud mitigation tools than any other carrier. We give data away freely which is used by others in their own products and networks. Finally, we go out of our way to educate and inform, in the hope of helping the industry thwart…

API

Realtime API Reports

Realtime API Reports

We’re constantly improving our API it based on your feedback.  Recently we’ve added more fraud controls, changes to trunks are now processed…

API Changes Mean No More Waiting

Our API is constantly being improved and expanded.  Recently we…

Advanced Inbound Routing and Mobile

As the new guy on the Simwood team (it was…

Default inbound routing

Further to yesterday’s announcement regarding Advanced Inbound Routing, you can now…

Commercial

Wholesale rate update (eff. Dec 1st)

Wholesale rate update (eff. Dec 1st)

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on December 1st for Platinum, Gold and Silver decks. We would take this opportunity to…

Further guidance on OFCOM’s “Service Charge” changes

We previously discussed what changes were afoot and suggested customers…

Freephone calls from payphones

Effective October 2nd our Freephone rates will change as below.…

Meet Simwood at Convergence Summit South

If you’re attending Convergence Summit South at Sandown Park next…

Intelligent Solutions

Registration proxy update

Registration proxy update

It is some months since we first put our registration proxy out in beta. Whilst still in beta for now, we’ve released…

Our new video: Authentic Wholesale VoIP

If you didn’t make it to Convergence Summit, let us…

SIP Extensions

In addition to our powerful API we offer a number…

A sneak preview of our new portal

We’d like to invite you to try our new Customer…

IP Network

Lies, damn lies and networks

Lies, damn lies and networks

There are some in this industry with an inclination to exaggerate or lie. ‘Lie’ is a harsh word though so let’s call…

The bandwidth is (pretty much) irrelevant

Last year we posted an article urging people to check…

Manchester 10Gb Metro-LAN

We now have a redundant 10Gb/s ring around the major…

The IP Network for Voice Business

In our recent QoS white-paper, we explained how most IP…

Regulation

Further guidance on OFCOM’s “Service Charge” changes

Further guidance on OFCOM’s “Service Charge” changes

We previously discussed what changes were afoot and suggested customers hold-fire from responding to OFCOM’s demands until the situation was more clear.…

Guidance on OFCOM’s “Service Charges” Changes

All of our Virtual Interconnect customers have received contact from…

Nuisance calls appearing to come from Simwood numbers

This is a bit of a departure for our blog…

OFCOM’s Consultation on Number Portability Charging

OFCOM’s Narrowband Review, effective earlier this year, led to incoming…

Security

Two men, two hacks, two very different outcomes…

Two men, two hacks, two very different outcomes…

We offer more fraud mitigation tools than any other carrier. We give data away freely which is used by others in their…

ITSPA Fraud Session at Convergence Summit South

If you haven’t yet registered to come to Convergence Summit…

Our VoIP Fraud presentation at LINX84

We had the pleasure of speaking at the London Internet…

Simwood VoIP Fraud Analysis – get your copy now

As regular readers will know, Simwood has operated a VoIP…

Voice

Wholesale rate update (eff. Dec 1st)

Wholesale rate update (eff. Dec 1st)

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on December 1st for Platinum, Gold and Silver decks. We would take this opportunity to…

SIP Extensions

In addition to our powerful API we offer a number…

An update on Simwood Mobile

First of all, let us apologise for the lack of…

Simwood at ClueCon

We’ll be at ClueCon in Chicago August 4-7th. Simon Woodhead…

White Papers

Our VoIP Fraud presentation at LINX84

Our VoIP Fraud presentation at LINX84

We had the pleasure of speaking at the London Internet Exchange’s LINX84 meeting on February 17th regarding our VoIP Fraud research. Below…

Simwood VoIP Fraud Analysis – get your copy now

As regular readers will know, Simwood has operated a VoIP…

QoS for VoIP

Introduction QoS, or Quality of Service, is a term used…

Get your DNS in order!

With the Olympics ever closer and our warnings over commodity…