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Allstream selects Metaswitch to fight unwanted robocalls in US, Canada

Tuesday 22 October 2019 | 17:13 CET | News
Cloud native communications software specialist Metaswitch announced that Allstream, a specialist in business communications throughout North America, selected its Perimeta SBC and Call Guardian Authentication Hub to deploy the STIR/SHAKEN compliant call authentication framework and analytics-based robocall prevention platform.

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Companies: Allstream / MetaSwitch
Countries: Canada / United States
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