TeliaSonera International Carrier’s Bernd Hoogkamp to Share His Insights Into TDM to IP Migration at COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2013

Media Alert
September 19, 2013 

TeliaSonera International CarrierTeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) today announced that its Director of Product Management – Voice and Mobile Bernd Hoogkamp will speak at the COMPTEL PLUS FALL 2013 Convention & Expo taking place September 23-26 at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando, FL. 

Mr. Hoogkamp will speak on Wednesday, September 25th at 11:00 AM ET as part of a panel entitled ‘TDM to IP: Preparing Your Business for the Transition’ alongside panelists from Global Capacity, Cbeyond and Neustar.  The session, part of COMPTEL’s The Game Changer: Innovation Strategies for a Competitive Advantage series, will take place in Sun Ballroom A.  The panel will examine the transition of the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) to IP technology, focusing on signaling systems and databases as well as the operational and economic benefits of VoIP interconnection and transport. 

Mr. Hoogkamp, a roaming, IP and TDM technologies, interconnection and LTE expert with more than 14 years of industry expertise in the telecom arena, will offer his insights into the successful migration of legacy TDM to IP.  He will explore the main drivers for the move towards IP-based technology, including mitigating the need for costly legacy equipment contract renewals and higher quality HD voice, as well as LTE and its new services.  Mr. Hoogkamp will also showcase how today’s service providers such as TeliaSonera International Carrier are meeting the global demands of mobile customers by deploying new technical innovations such as the TeliaSonera IPX platform.

Available to TeliaSonera group and external operators, TeliaSonera IPX is one of the largest IPX networks launched to date.  IPX delivers Voice, Roaming, Signaling, Messaging and Video services to customers across the globe over one port, with the addition of LTE signaling services and a comprehensive suite of IPX services planned for late 2013.  Based on TSIC’s global fiber backbone with 200 Points of Presence (PoPs) worldwide, TeliaSonera IPX offers operators a scalable and secure network complete with end-to-end SLAs while providing end customers with enhanced quality of service and access to anything, anywhere via the most direct, reliable connections – continuing the trend toward Anywhereization.

To schedule a meeting with the TSIC team at COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2013, email


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