Gibtelecom Deploys BroadForward DSC in Mobile Core Network

Gibtelecom Deploys BroadForward DSC in Mobile Core Network Image Credit: canjoena/

Gibtelecom, Gibraltar's leading communications services company and international communications hub, announced it has launched services with the BroadForward Next Generation Diameter Signaling Controller (BroadForward DSC).

The BroadForward Next Generation DSC provides Gibtelecom with an easy to configure, software based, Diameter routing and multi-protocol interworking solution. The installation enables Gibtelecom to integrate and operate advanced Diameter signaling scenarios in its mobile core network and independently handle vendor-specific signaling implementations. It also provides them with the ability to configure signaling scenarios across other access networks and protocols such as SS7, SIP, ENUM, RADIUS and HTTP.

Gibtelecom offers business and residential subscribers a one-stop-shop for landline, broadband and mobile products and services. Through its ownership in the Europe India Gateway (EIG) submarine cable system, the Company has a network reach spanning half-way around the globe, connecting Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe. The group's data centre business, Rockolo, also operates a number of facilities in Gibraltar, as well as offering secure cloud services and other products.

Antonio Media, Principal Engineer, Gibtelecom
The selection and implementation of the BroadForward Next Generation DSC is a direct result of our commitment to invest in leading technology to accelerate service innovation. 

Taco Schoute, CEO BroadForward
It's a treat to work with Gibtelecom as they have the signaling expertise and know exactly what they want and where they want to take it. The unique flexibility of the BroadForward DSC is great advantage for Gibtelecom as it supports them with service innovation and network optimization. 

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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