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4G Roaming Traffic Doubles As Industry Gears Up For 5G

4G Roaming Traffic Doubles As Industry Gears Up For 5G

January 21, 2020 at 4:41 pm 0 comments

BICS, a leading international communications enabler, today reveals that 4G roaming traffic doubled in 2019 for the third consecutive year, as subscriber demand for high-capacity borderless connectivity continues to boom. Sourced from BICS’ global network, which connects over 700 operators and 500 digital service providers and carries over 50% ofRead More

BICS To Acquire TeleSign Corp For $230 Mn

BICS To Acquire TeleSign Corp For $230 Mn

April 25, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

  International wholesale connectivity and interoperability services provider BICS today announced to acquire digital authentication firm TeleSign Corporation for $230 million. The privately held US firm is active in the provision of authentication and mobile identity services to Internet and digital service providers, for $230 million. As per the transactionRead More

BICS’ LTE Roaming Now Available In 126 Countries

BICS’ LTE Roaming Now Available In 126 Countries

January 22, 2016 at 7:42 am 0 comments

BICS, a global leader in wholesale carrier services, today announced a 70 percent increase in the number of countries adopting LTE roaming in the last year, with availability now in 126 countries worldwide. Through the BICS IPX (IP exchange) platform, its operator customers can now offer their subscribers high qualityRead More

BICS Enables VoLTE International Call

BICS Enables VoLTE International Call

August 26, 2015 at 7:47 am 0 comments

BICS has established the world’s first fully E2E VoLTE international call between South Korean operator SK Telecom and Belgian operator Proximus. This important milestone will offer subscribers in the two countries the ability to exchange high definition, low latency, next generation enhanced voice services carried over the IPX networks ofRead More

LTE Roaming Traffic Up By 25% in FY14 : BICS

LTE Roaming Traffic Up By 25% in FY14 : BICS

June 18, 2015 at 1:46 pm 0 comments

BICS, a global wholesale carrier for voice, mobile data and capacity services, today announced a rapid increase in LTE roaming traffic over its market-leading IPX network. Last year, kicked off by the European holiday season of 2014, the company experienced a 25% month-on-month growth in traffic which continued throughout 2014Read More

Poland’s P4 offer LTE roaming using BICS’ IPX platform

Poland’s P4 offer LTE roaming using BICS’ IPX platform

December 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm 0 comments

P4, Poland’s fastest growing mobile carrier is offering LTE roaming using BICS’ IPX platform. BICS and P4 have announced the extension of their long-term partnership with the launch of LTE roaming on P4’s network through BICS’ IPX platform. This partnership includes connectivity, messaging and roaming services. The agreement will allowRead More

BICS establishes point-of-presence in Johannesburg

BICS establishes point-of-presence in Johannesburg

July 16, 2014 at 2:17 pm 0 comments

BICS has established a point-of-presence (POP) in Johannesburg to offer its operator customers assured quality of interconnect for traffic exchange in Africa, optimising transit routes and lowering latency. The BICS POP will be located in facilities provided by South African datacentre company Teraco, which works with major fixed line andRead More

Two third operators to deploy RCS by end of 2015

Two third operators to deploy RCS by end of 2015

June 4, 2014 at 6:59 pm 0 comments

BICS industry survey reveals around two third operators to deploy Rich Communications Services (RCS) by end of 2015. Of the mobile executives surveyed, 43 percent said the biggest challenge with the launch of RCS services is the concern about monetisation of the service and assured return on investment. This reflectsRead More

BICS invests in HD Voice and VoLTE

BICS invests in HD Voice and VoLTE

May 13, 2014 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

BICS, a global provider of international connectivity and interoperability services has invested in its next generation voice platform to enable MNOs internationally to accelerate their launch of services such as HD Voice and VoLTE to their end-users. The BICS IPX platform will enable higher quality voice calls which will increaseRead More

BICS launches remote peering solution

BICS launches remote peering solution

March 5, 2014 at 7:35 am 0 comments

BICS, a global provider of wholesale carrier services, today announced the launch of its remote peering solution – an affordable way for smaller communication service providers to expand their network footprint. The BICS remote peering service follows a recent reseller agreement with AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), one of the world’sRead More