ATIS’ Key Role in Robocalling Mitigation Recognized in Robocall Strike Force Report

WASHINGTON — April 28, 2017 —  The significant efforts underway by the telecom industry to address the challenges associated with unwanted robocalls that bombard U.S. consumers each year are highlighted in the April 28 Robocall Strike Force Report. ATIS applauds the efforts of the industry, including many ATIS members, to develop solutions to mitigate this serious problem. Consumers lose millions…

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Join ATIS at 5G North America

ATIS is developing many of the requirements that are shaping the 5G network. Our work is geared toward enhancing the new network’s efficiency, security and service velocity with an eye toward advancing 5G’s inherent commercial opportunities. ATIS experts share their insights on the network of the future at 5G North America 2017 this May 15-17 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin,…

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ATIS Is a Proud Supporting Organization of Smart Cities Connect

WASHINGTON — April 7, 2017 —  In partnership with US Ignite, the 2017 Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo will deliver North America’s largest concentration of C-Level Smart City Leadership working towards innovative solutions for progressive city needs. ATIS is a proud Supporting Organization of Smart Cities Connect. The event takes place June 26-28 in Austin Texas.  Make sure to…

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New ATIS Standard Enables Calculation of the Energy Efficiency Ratio of a Wi-Fi Access Point

ATIS today announced release of a new standard Energy Efficiency for Telecommunication Equipment: Methodology for Measurement and Reporting of 802.11xx Wi-Fi Access Points, ATIS-0600015.13.2017. This standard provides guidelines on calculating the Telecommunication Energy Efficiency Ratio (TEER) of a Wi-Fi Access Point. By comparing the TEER reports of multiple products that have the same functional capabilities and meet a common set…

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ATIS Advances 5G’s Augmented and Virtual Reality Capabilities in New White Paper

WASHINGTON — April 6, 2017 —  The increase in applications using augmented and virtual reality will push the future 5G network to address complex and demanding traffic scenarios, and a new ATIS white paper provides insight into how these innovative new services will affect 5G performance targets. 5G Reimagined: A North American Perspective (Issue 2) offers new use cases that address…

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New ATIS Technical Report Advances 5G Security

WASHINGTON — March 16, 2017 —  ATIS today announced release of a new Technical Report 5G Security Requirements (ATIS 1000077), which contains recommendations to advance incorporation of the concept of security by design into the very fabric of the upcoming 5G network. The standard is a product of ATIS’ work with the FCC’s Technological Advisory Council (TAC) 5G Cybersecurity Working…

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New ATIS Standard Specifies Mobile Device Behavior for Real-Time Texting

WASHINGTON — March 13, 2017 —  ATIS today announced release of a new specification that standardizes mobile device behavior for handling Real Time Text (RTT) in the IP environment, a solution favored by the disability community, including deaf and hard of hearing individuals, as a viable replacement for teletypewriter or text telephony (TTY). Not only does the new ATIS standard, Real-Time…

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ATIS Maps the Way to Content Optimized Networks

WASHINGTON — Feb. 23, 2017 —  ATIS today announced release of Evolution to Content Optimized Networks, a major report establishing an evolutionary path from today’s IP-based routing network to a future network that leverages the increasingly important role of content. Annual global IP traffic passed the zettabyte (or 1000 exabytes) threshold at the end of 2016, and is projected to…

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Is GPS More Vulnerable Than Ever? An ATIS Webinar

WASHINGTON — Feb. 16, 2017 — What: Join ATIS for the Is GPS More Vulnerable Than Ever webinar, which will shed light on the vulnerabilities in the GPS system that is the network’s main source of timing — as well as the forefront work addressing these vulnerabilities. When: March 8, 2017; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET Background: Free to use and extremely accurate,…

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14 Expert Presentations on Timing and Sync Issues in Financial Markets

On Jan. 25, 2017, ATIS hosted Time and Money: The Workshop on Time Sync in Financial Markets at the New York Stock Exchange. More than 120 participants learned about the leading timing and sync issues of relevance to the finance industry.  Speakers included finance and telecommunications experts  as well as government officials from the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department of Homeland Security. Their presentations  are now available…

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