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Telcordia approved to operate US number portability system

Tuesday 26 July 2016 | 09:37 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission has confirmed Ericsson's Telcordia Technologies as the new administrator of Local Number Portability in the US, replacing Neustar. The company will oversee the system that allows consumers and businesses to keep their phone numbers when they switch providers. The Commission's vote approves a contract negotiated between an industry consortium called the North American Portability Management, and Telcordia. Once the contract with the NAPM is executed and a transition from Neustar is complete, Telcordia will serve as the administrator for an initial term of

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Companies: FCC / NeuStar / Telcordia
Countries: United States
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