All posts by Alan Quayle

The worst of enemies – let’s talk about DDoS and RTC, Sandro Gauci

Video and Slides Outline The worst of enemies – let’s talk about DDoS and RTC Sandro Gauci, CEO / Senior Penetration Tester / Chief mischief officer at Enable Security Why are VoIP and WebRTC services so vulnerable to DDoS and what can we do about it? Distinguish between volumetric and application-level DoS Why volumetric/bandwidth saturation … Continue reading The worst of enemies – let’s talk about DDoS and RTC, Sandro Gauci

Weekend Insights from Week 3 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021

A short week because of Thanksgiving here in the US. We kicked off the week with “A multi sided marketplace platform for telco enabled products” by Werner Eriksen or Working Group Two. This is a great update on the status of WG2, how they are building their multi-sided marketplace, across customers, innovators, and carriers. Werner … Continue reading Weekend Insights from Week 3 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021

TADHack Review, local hacks of significance

Videos and Slides Outline Review and from around the world, local hacks of significance Alan Quayle, Founder TADHack and TADSummit By the numbers – quantifying what we achieved Around the world with a focus on Sri Lanka, South Africa, and Colombia Showcasing some of my favorites Plans for 2022 Review Thank you to everyone who … Continue reading TADHack Review, local hacks of significance

A multi sided marketplace platform for telco enabled products, Werner Eriksen

Video and Slides Outline A multi sided marketplace platform for telco enabled products Werner Eriksen, CTO WorkingGroupTwo Why has there been so much more innovation in the web- and mobile than other industries? One reason is that the internet and the two major mobile platforms have been great at enabling third party developers to build … Continue reading A multi sided marketplace platform for telco enabled products, Werner Eriksen

Weekend Insights from Week 2 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021

Day One, Two and Four: Open Source Telecom Survey 2021 Results & Discussion, Alan Quayle. This is our 3rd year of the survey, thank you for your continued support. We received 114 responses to the general survey, +163 project survey responses giving a total of 277 received. Yep, that’s a lot of data, and quite … Continue reading Weekend Insights from Week 2 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021

The Live Sessions

It’s been 2 years since we last met in London for TADSummit 2019. However, we do have 3 Live Sessions for TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021: 1) Workshop. Project Fonos: Voice assistant built for the web. Saturday 27 Nov @ 0900-1200 EST. Yes that’s a Saturday! Interactive fun-filled workshop runs on Saturday 27 Nov @ 0900-1200 … Continue reading The Live Sessions

The Labor Shortage Is Rewiring Call Centers, Shai Berger

Video and Slides Outline The Labor Shortage Is Rewiring Call Centers Shai Berger, CEO Fonolo When you run a call center, agent labor is 80% of your operating cost. So if wages go up, it’s a big deal. Call centers throughout the US are facing exactly this situation right now as part of what is … Continue reading The Labor Shortage Is Rewiring Call Centers, Shai Berger

SentryPeer, A distributed list of bad IP addresses and phone numbers collected via a SIP Honeypot.

Video and Slides Outline SentryPeer, A distributed list of bad IP addresses and phone numbers collected via a SIP Honeypot. Gavin Henry, CIO at TelcoSwitch and SureVoIP Founder. What is SentryPeer? A distributed list of bad IP addresses and phone numbers collected via a SIP Honeypot. Why is it different? Technology Description Results so far … Continue reading SentryPeer, A distributed list of bad IP addresses and phone numbers collected via a SIP Honeypot.

Open Source Telecom Survey 2021 Results & Discussion, Alan Quayle

Slides Videos To make it easier to get to the content you want I’ve created a number of videos, rather than one long video. Click on the video content you want to view from the list below. Recapitulation of 2019 and 2020 Survey Results 2021 General Survey Results Project Survey: Asterisk Project Survey: OpenSIPS Project … Continue reading Open Source Telecom Survey 2021 Results & Discussion, Alan Quayle

Weekend Insights from Week 1 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021

TADSummit is in its 9th year, beginning in 2013 on 21-22 November in Bangkok. Our focus remains programmable communications, and our policy still highlights no BS. In reviewing the agenda from 2013 it’s amazing how far some parts of the industry have developed. Doing telecoms in a web way has lept ahead, creating new markets … Continue reading Weekend Insights from Week 1 of TADSummit EMEA Americas 2021