ATIS Issues a Call to Action to Promote U.S. 6G Leadership

Global technology and solutions development organization advocates proactive collaboration across government, academia and industry. Washington, DC (May 19, 2020) — The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) today announced a call to action and shared its vision for collaboration across government, academia and industry to promote U.S. leadership on the path to 6G. In its Call to Action, ATIS explains that the…

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ATIS Launches New Non-IP Call Authentication Task Force

Advancing the industry-driven work to mitigate illegal robocalling. Washington, DC — ATIS today announced launch of a new task force to investigate TDM call authentication. The Non-IP Call Authentication Task Force comes in response to the passage of the TRACED (Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence) Act as well as the Federal Communications Commission’s adoption of a March 2020…

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ATIS Report Delivers Insights on Technical Impacts of DNS Privacy on Network Service Scenarios

WASHINGTON, DC — ATIS today announced publication of a new report, Technical Impacts of DNS Privacy and Security on Network Service Scenarios, which makes a major contribution toward helping service providers address the challenges as well as the opportunities in DNS encryption. The domain name system (DNS) is a critical Internet service that resolves understandable domain names, such as “atis.org,”…

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ATIS Presents Virtual Workshop on Synchronization and Timing Systems (vWSTS)

North America’s premier timing and sync event offered in a three-session webinar series May 6, 13 and 20, 2020; 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET Washington, D.C. — The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) today announced the launch of its Virtual Workshop on Synchronization and Timing Systems (vWSTS) Webinar Series, North America’s leading timesync event. The vWSTS series takes place over…

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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 Workshop on Synchronization and Timing Systems Agenda Highlights the Growing Need for Precise Timing and Synchronization Technologies Across Multiple Industries

“Leap Forward with Accurate and Resilient Time” at North America’s premier timing and sync event May 11-14, 2020, Bellevue Washington WASHINGTON, DC—The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), in conjunction with NIST (National Institutes of Standards and Technology), today announced the agenda for the 29th Annual Workshop on Synchronization and Timing Systems (WSTS), North America’s leading timesync event. Taking place May…

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ATIS’ Future Network-Enabled Marketplace Delivers a Roadmap for Advancing ICT Industry Transformation in Light of New Network Capabilities, Services and Applications

WASHINGTON DC – ATIS today announced publication of The Future Network-Enabled Marketplace: Setting a compass for the next decade of ICT market innovation and collaboration. The report outlines major trends that will revolutionize networks, services and applications in the next 5 to 10 years and presents key findings on how to advance the industry to its future state. “The future…

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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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