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Wholesale rate update

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on March 4th. This update features a few network-specific increases. These highlight the benefits of our granular breakouts – we don’t just charge a flat ‘Mobile’ rate per country so the dramatic increases seen in, for example…

Nuisance Call Changes – bigger fines for those they still can’t find

The Government has today announced changes that enable them to “crack down” on nuisance callers. We really welcome this and as regular readers will know, we’ve commented before on changes overseas and unique Simwood features to help protect from the misery unwanted calls cause. However,…

API

Trunk Balances, Porting and other API Improvements

Trunk Balances, Porting and other API Improvements

We’ve just released the latest version of our API Documentation, and it includes many new features which you’ll also find in the…

Realtime API Reports

We’re constantly improving our API it based on your feedback. …

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…

Commercial

Wholesale rate update

Wholesale rate update

We will be updating our Managed A-Z Termination rates and codes on March 4th. This update features a few network-specific increases. These highlight the benefits…

Porting charge reductions

You may recall us saying that geographic number port requests…

Come and join our Southampton team

We’ve never been a company that measures our success by…

999 price changes – more options to meet your GC4 obligations

It’s exactly one year ago to the day that we announced…

Intelligent Solutions

Nuisance Call Changes – bigger fines for those they still can’t find

Nuisance Call Changes – bigger fines for those they still can’t find

The Government has today announced changes that enable them to “crack down” on nuisance callers. We really welcome this and as regular…

Christmas VoIP attacks 2014

Firstly, a very happy New Year and we trust you…

Thanks for another great year!

I want to wish you the best for the coming…

Simwood Fraud Protection on PSTN lines

So, you’re a successful ITSP who enjoys the benefits of…

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

Trunk Balances, Porting and other API Improvements

Trunk Balances, Porting and other API Improvements

We’ve just released the latest version of our API Documentation, and it includes many new features which you’ll also find in the…

Porting Desk – Christmas Hours

The porting desk will be closed for Christmas from Friday…

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…

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…