Deployment of Access Service Ordering Guidelines (ASOG) Rescheduled for September 19, 2020

Original implementation date delayed in light of COVID-19 situation. ATIS today announced that, based on the consensus of its Ordering and Billing Forum (OBF) Access Service Ordering (ASO) Committee, the delayed implementation of the Access Service Ordering Guidelines (ASOG) Version 60 due to COVID-19 has been rescheduled for September 19, 2020. ASOG V60 will be implemented concurrently with ASOG V61 on…

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Deployment of Access Service Ordering Guidelines (ASOG) Delayed in Light of Evolving COVID-19 Situation 

ATIS’ Ordering and Billing Forum (OBF) Access Service Ordering (ASO) Committee announced today that it is delaying deployment of the Access Service Ordering Guidelines (ASOG) Version 60 originally scheduled for implementation beginning on March 20, 2020. The delay is to ensure IT systems remain stable to continue to electronically process high-priority orders related to the activities brought about by COVID-19. The…

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ATIS Resource Helps Telecommunications Service Providers Excel in Their Emergency Preparedness Efforts

The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) Network Reliability Steering Committee (NRSC) offers a list of proactive steps that telecommunications service providers can take to prepare for and respond to a wide array of emergency situations. Updated in 2019, the Network Reliability Steering Committee Emergency Preparedness and Response Checklist (ATIS-0100019) was created by service providers responding to actual emergency situations….

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ATIS Checklist Helps Service Providers Prepare for Pandemics

ATIS’ Network Reliability Steering Committee (NRSC) offers a checklist of voluntary industry Best Practices and relevant links as a reference in preparation for a pandemic event: the NRSC Pandemic Checklist, Version 2 (ATIS-0100018). This resource supports the industry in its efforts to minimize the impact of a pandemic on the workforce and ensure network stability. It contains pandemic checklist activities…

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Attend the Industry’s Leading Event on the Electrical Protection of Communications Networks: ATIS’ Protection Engineers’ Group Conference

WHAT, WHERE AND When: Join ATIS at the 2020 Protection Engineers’ Group (PEG) Conference, March 17 – 19, 2020, NC State University McKimmon Conference & Training Center, Raleigh, North Carolina BACKGROUND: The 2020 ATIS PEG Conference:  Electrical Protection of Communications Networks Conference presents solutions based on the latest electrical protection practices and applications in today’s networks. This includes changes in…

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Join ATIS at IWCE 2020–Connecting Critical Communications

Event features insights about physical and safety considerations for communications sites from ATIS’ Protection Engineers Group. WHAT: Join ATIS at IWCE 2020. ATIS is an IWCE 2020 Allied Partner. WHEN & WHERE: March 30 – April 3, 2020 ; Las Vegas, Nevada MUST SEE SESSION:Physical and Safety Considerations for Communications SitesThursday, April 2, 20203:45 – 5:00 pm Panelists: Benjamin Afton,…

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Join ATIS at CES 2020

WHAT: Join ATIS at CES 2020, the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies.  ATIS is a CES 2020 Allied Association. WHEN & WHERE: January 7 – 10, 2020; Las Vegas, Nevada BACKGROUND: For 50 years, CES has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies — the global stage where next-generation…

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Join ATIS at the Connected Cities Privacy Summit

WHAT: The Connected Cities Privacy Summit will explore the challenges of advancing technical innovation in the smart city while protecting the privacy of its citizens. In the coming age of Smart Video, Intelligent Transportation, Big Data, IoT and AI, it is imperative that technology providers, city officials, and data managers must balance privacy and technical advancements in the Smart City….

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STI-GA Executes iconectiv Contract as Secure Telephone Identity Policy Administrator

Certificate access policy also approved. WASHINGTON, DC — The Secure Telephone Identity Governance Authority (STI-GA) today announced the execution of the contract with iconectiv as the Secure Telephone Identity Policy Administrator (STI-PA), a critical role in industry efforts to mitigate illegal robocalling. As the STI-PA, iconectiv enforces the rules defined by the STI-GA to operationalize the SHAKEN (Signature-based Handling of Asserted…

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