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Wholesale rate update (2018-05-23)

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on May 23rd 2018. Rate files Our rates can be downloaded below. Please see our new website to understand our different service levels. You can check (and change) your current service level in the “Commercial” tab of the portal. PACKAGE…

API

CDR Data Retention

CDR Data Retention

One of the key principles of GDPR is Data Minimisation. Additionally, it makes it clear that data collected with one specific purpose…

Inbound Calls and Availability Zones

Many of our customers connect to us in multiple sites,…

Inbound HTTP(S) API (“Webhooks”)

We currently have two APIs which send HTTP POST requests…

Securing your API requests

For many years our API documentation has included the following…

Commercial

Please update our bank account details

Please update our bank account details

You may have missed that over the Christmas break we announced new local USD and EUR bank account details. We have now…

We’re hiring!

To handle growth we need to add a further 2-3…

Local US and Euro area bank accounts / References / Fraud

Our growing band of USA-based customers are now able to…

Festive period operations desk (inc. porting)

Many other operators are closing their porting desks over this…

Intelligent Solutions

Wholesale rate update (2018-05-23)

Wholesale rate update (2018-05-23)

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on May 23rd 2018. Rate files Our rates can be downloaded below. Please see…

Inbound HTTP(S) API (“Webhooks”)

We currently have two APIs which send HTTP POST requests…

Reference Architecture

We’ve long been very vocal on our thoughts of how…

IP Network

Inbound Calls and Availability Zones

Inbound Calls and Availability Zones

Many of our customers connect to us in multiple sites, using SRV and DNS to load-balance between their sites. We noticed, however,…

End-user connectivity from Simwood

Regular readers will know the lengths we’ve gone to maximise…

Hello New York! And San Jose!

We’re delighted to welcome New York and San Jose to…

Direct Connect from 170+ data centres (or the cloud)

We’ve been on a bit of a mission recently to…

Regulation

CDR Data Retention

CDR Data Retention

One of the key principles of GDPR is Data Minimisation. Additionally, it makes it clear that data collected with one specific purpose…

Restoring Confidence in CLI

Ofcom recently published a new Guidelines for Calling Line Identification…

GDPR Consent

By Ross McKillop Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock…

Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2)

By Ross McKillop You may have heard of the Payment…

Security

PSD2 compliance and some great new anti-fraud features

PSD2 compliance and some great new anti-fraud features

As we mentioned last week, the new Payment Services Directive seems to have taken the industry a little by surprise, and basic compliance…

Simwood Help Centre

We are pleased to announce the launch of a brand…

Security Posture

By Simon Woodhead Over the bank holiday we performed some…

Video: Kamailio World fraud talks

Simon’s talk from Kamailio World is now available online: We…

Voice

CDR Data Retention

CDR Data Retention

One of the key principles of GDPR is Data Minimisation. Additionally, it makes it clear that data collected with one specific purpose…

Restoring Confidence in CLI

Ofcom recently published a new Guidelines for Calling Line Identification…

PSD2 compliance and some great new anti-fraud features

As we mentioned last week, the new Payment Services Directive seems…

New voice stack going live

It is six months since we put our new voice…

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…