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The SS7 network needs its own secured borders

  • Published 26th March 2015

SS7 is a very sturdy protocol for mobile network signalling control. The layers are well-defined with exact procedures dealing with redundancy, robustness, alternate routing and load-sharing all designed in from the start. Noticeably absent from the specifications, however, is reference to security measures, perhaps signifying the size and level of trust amongst the MNO community when the SS7 protocol was

Anam commissions Industry Report on A2P SMS price elasticity

  • Published 19th February 2015

Report reveals opportunity to capitalise on current use of SMS for enterprises February 19, 2015 Campbell, CA – Feb. 19, 2015 – Mblox, the global leader in application-to-person (A2P) text messaging, and Anam Technologies, the leading A2P revenue assurance partner for mobile operators, today announced the results from a global survey and SMS affordability analysis conducted by Ovum, which found

Anam CEO – One of Europe’s most inspiring Women in Technology

  • Published 16th February 2015

The Inspiring Fifty: Europe initiative follows the tremendous success of the prior year’s Inspiring Fifty: Netherlands, a search to identify and showcase that country’s fifty most inspiring women in technology and business. Throughout 2014, Inspiring Fifty asked its extended network of professionals, journalists, and social media followers to nominate those women serving as role models and standing as an inspiration

Anam Technologies launches its Managed SS7 Firewall

  • Published 10th February 2015
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SS7 firewall launched to secure the SS7 network Dublin, 10th February 2015. Anam Technologies has today announced the launch of its SS7 Firewall. Reported vulnerabilities in access to the SS7 network involve unauthorised and undetected interception of voice and SMS as well as street-level location tracking. The Anam SS7 Firewall secures like a ring of steel around the SS7 network

Anam Technologies Launches New Research & Development Board in Dublin

  • Published 3rd February 2015

Professor of Engineering at University College Dublin heads up board to drive technological innovation in Mobile Telecoms Security Dublin, 2nd February 2015. Anam Technologies, the leading A2P (Application to Person) Revenue Assurance partner for mobile operators, has today announced the launch of its Research and Development (R&D) Board to promote research-based technological innovation. Members of the Board, which is chaired

The SS7 Network needs its own Secured Borders

  • Published 3rd February 2015

Anam CTO, John Murtagh, contemplates gaps in SS7 Security I started my career in Telecommunications almost 30 years ago as a software engineer working on the design and development of the SS7 subsystem for the Siemens EWSD digital switch used in fixed-line and GSM mobile networks. It was the very early days of the SS7 protocol, which was establishing itself

Anam’s Brian D’Arcy believes that most MNO’s are unaware of the true extent of A2P traffic on their networks

  • Published 23rd January 2015

Operators are losing out on a multi-billion dollar revenue opportunity because of grey route messaging as the Application-to-Person (A2P) SMS market continues to grow. This was the key message from Perry Offer, the CEO of A2P messaging specialist firm Dialogue Group, speaking at the Wholesale Messaging and SMS World event in London.

Olson partners with Anam Technologies for messaging gateway system

  • Published 3rd October 2014

Anam Technologies has announced a partnership with North American company Olson with its highly scalable messaging gateway system. The MMX service will be deployed in Olson’s virtual private cloud and will provide the mobile aggregator with virtualised technology to deliver SMS campaigns to enterprise and carrier subscribers on behalf of its mobile operators.  

Tele2 protects customers from spam messages with Anam Technologies

  • Published 30th September 2014

Mobile messaging software solutions provider Anam Technologies has been selected to provide its Anti-Spam solution to Russian mobile operator Tele2. The service filters out unsolicited text messages by blocking messages with alphanumeric and short sender IDs that are not sent by Tele2 Russia partners or preferred SMS aggregators. Anam’s advanced filtering engine detects spamming, spoofing, faking and spam content and

Telefonica O2 Ireland’s Brian D’Arcy to lead Anam Technologies Managed Services

  • Published 18th September 2014

Brian D’Arcy joins Anam Technologies to drive their strategic growth area of A2P SMS Revenue Assurance Dublin, September 18, 2014 – Anam Technologies, the leading A2P (Application to Person) Revenue Assurance solutions provider for mobile operators, has appointed Brian D’Arcy as Global VP of Managed Services.  Brian joins Anam Technologies from his position of Commercial Director-O2 Media at Telefonica O2

Anam has the right technology for MNO’s to address A2P growth in an holistic fashion

  • Published 15th May 2014

There have been a number of reports in recent years claiming that SMS is dying and that operators will be losing a huge amount of revenue as a result. This was compounded by the WhatsApp acquisition, which prompted a flurry of “the game’s up” articles, spelling doom and gloom for the telecom industry. (See Facebook to Acquire WhatsApp for $16B

Asiacell Selects Anam Technologies to Protect Customers Against SMS Spam

  • Published 3rd May 2014

Anam’s ANTISpam will Enhance Asiacell’s Ability to detect and Block Spam Traffic Hitting the Network Dublin, IRELAND – Sulaimanya-Iraq – March 18 2014: Anam Technologies, a mobile messaging software solutions provider for mobile operators, has today announced that they have been selected by Asiacell, a leading provider of quality mobile telecommunications services in Iraq, to provide its SMS Firewall service

Anam Technologies signs worldwide agreement with Digicel covering 31 mobile networks

  • Published 17th February 2014

Digicel and Anam have joined forces to address the fast growing international market in Enterprise SMS Dublin, Ireland – February 17, 2014 – Anam Technologies, a mobile messaging software solutions provider for mobile operators, has today announced that they have signed a worldwide agreement with Digicel, a leading global telecommunications provider, to deliver Enterprise SMS solutions across Digicel’s 31 networks

SMS security and text message spam

  • Published 14th February 2014

In the past few months, the topics of security and privacy have gripped the mobile industry. The humble SMS text message has been subjected to particular attention, both on its own and in association with smartphone apps. John Murtagh, Chief Technology Officer at text message specialist Anam Technologies, explains more about the risks involved with SMS, the challenges for mobile

Anam Technologies expands leadership team with new Global Commercial Director

  • Published 10th February 2014

Dublin, February 10, 2014 – Anam Technologies, the leading Mobile Messaging Services & Technology provider, announces the appointment of Clive Steady as Global Commercial Director. Clive joins Anam at a key moment in the company’s evolution and will focus on the strategic growth areas of Security and Revenue Assurance for the messaging domain. On the back of continued and substantial

Walk In My Shoes

  • Published 3rd February 2014

Anam Technologies is proud to be associated with William Clarke who is running the half marathon at the North Pole on April 9th to raise funds for “Walk in my Shoes”, a campaign of the St. Patrick’s Mental Health Foundation. http://www.walkinmyshoes.ie/ William Clarke with Louise O’Sullivan, CEO Anam outside Anam’s offices. A practicing solicitor, one of William’s specialist areas is

SMS firewall & security gateways market set to grow

  • Published 20th January 2014

Recently, Infonetics Research released excerpts from its latest SMS/MMS Security Gateways market report in which it is projecting such products will grow to €51 million ($69 million), an increase of 70 per cent over 2012. One of the key drivers for this growth is the success of Enterprise Application-to-Person (A2P) SMS which includes uses such as Marketing and Customer Relationship

Mobile solutions provider Tedexis selects Anam to provide high-volume SMS messaging gateway

  • Published 14th January 2014

Anam’s MMX messaging platform will deliver new services to support Tedexis’ burgeoning A2P business Dublin, Ireland – January 14, 2014:   Anam Technologies, a mobile messaging software solutions provider for mobile operators, has today announced that they have been chosen by Tedexis, a leading mobile messaging aggregator in South America, to provide its highly-scalable MMX Messaging Gateway.  Anam’s solution will be