TATT gives final notice on Number Portability

Under a Public Advisory notice offering Determination 2016/01, The Telecommunicaitons Authority of Trinidad and Tobago noted the following… The Telecommunicaitons Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (the Authority) wishes to advise the public that it has considered all the available information as to technical readiness of Operators to implement number portability and has made the following […]

Liberty Global partners with Netflix

Liberty Global plc, the world’s largest international cable TV and broadband company, today revealed a multi-year partnership with Netflix Inc. which will lead to Netflix’s content being made available to Liberty Global video customers across more than 30 countries around the world. The launch of the Netflix service on Liberty Global’s advanced digital television platforms […]

Ericsson to deliver managed services for Flow

Above: Jean-Claude Geha, Head of Managed Services at Ericsson. Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will extend its long-term relationship with C&W Communications, which operates the retail brand Flow, and its new owner, Liberty Global (LiLAC Group), to provide world-class managed services, including operating and managing the Flow mobile network and field services and monitoring the network management for Flow […]

Number portability delayed again

The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (the Authority) wishes to advise the public that Mobile number portability will not be available on July 1, 2016 as previously published. Mobile service providers have not completed their inter-operator and other testing in keeping with their revised implementation date notified to the Authority of July 1st 2016. […]

UXP, C&W awarded for Customer interface revamp

Above: Carlo Alloni, C&W EVP and Chief Technology and Information Officer. Photo courtesy Flow UXP Systems, the leader in User Lifecycle Management for telecommunications operators, announced that they have been presented with the prestigious Telecoms Innovation Award for customer service innovation. The award, presented by Global Telecoms Business, honors the most innovative telecommunication achievements in the industry. […]

Give me Liberty

 Above: Wendy McDonald, Director of Communcations and Stakeholder Relations for Flow, manages the teleconference call announcing the acquisition of CWC. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1042 for May 24, 2016 On Monday last week, another seismic shift in the local telecommunications industry happened. In a quiet room at Flow’s Port of Spain office, yet another name […]

TATT: Number portability delayed to July

The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) wishes to advise consumers that mobile to mobile number portability (MNP) was not commercially launched on March 31st, 2016, as previously announced. Telecommunications services operators are undertaking rigorous inter-operator tests, which are still in progress. All operators are working assiduously, together with TATT, to complete these tests […]

The Wild Wild West Indies

Above: Mr Cris Seecheran, Chief Executive Officer – TATT (center right) shakes hands with Charles Carter EVP Legal, Regulatory, Carrier Services and Corporate Secretary TSTT at the signing of the Number Portability agreement with PortingXS at the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago. Also in photo from left are: Kirk Rudder, Manager Value Added Services, Massy Communications Limited; […]

Moving numbers

Above: Taking questions from members of the public and the technology community are, from left to right, Digicel’s Avinash Rambeharry, Head of IP and Switching, TSTT’s acting Head, Regulatory and Police Affairs, Christa Leith, TATT’s Dexter Boswell-Innis, Manager, Networks and Standards, Patty de Haan of Porting XS and Kurleigh Prescod, VP Technology, Columbus Communications. Photo […]