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Switzerland: - February 2018 – Wavemobile selects Telecom26’s two factor authentication 2FA solution for its mobile subscribers.
Wavemobile requires a solution to validate and protect its subscribers, while avoiding the reliance on weak authentication mechanisms such as usernames & passwords. In addition, the solution must be based on network functions virtualization (NFV) architecture, eliminating a need for additional hardware and also providing a secure, scalable and cost effective solution. Telecom26’s Mobile ID 2FA is ideal in this case, as it allows mobile subscribers to be validated using mobile technology designed specifically for two factor authentication.
“Wavemobile is pleased with Telecom26’s robust authentication capabilities,” said Anthony Timson, CEO for Wavemobile. “Telecom26’s authentication platform provides Wavemobile with the functionality, scalability and flexibility required to meet our subscriber authentication needs both today, and in the future.”
Paul Priestley, VP Sales for Telecom26 explains, “Telecom26 is working closely with Wavemobile to create a cost effective bespoke solution, which demonstrates our commitment to delivery customer focused solutions. Telecom26 is committed to our customers’ success.”
Telecom26 AG is the world's leading global connectivity partner with an unparalleled 900+ roaming partners. Telecom26’s connectivity platform is designed for both inbound and outbound global roaming with near guaranteed data connectivity worldwide and engineered for reliability, control and customisation. The extensive reach and capability ensures that Wavemobile’s subscribers are covered from a global perspective.
About Telecom26 AG (www.telecom26.ch)
Telecom26, is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and is a cross border mobile network operator providing bespoke mobile solutions to global corporations and manufacturers worldwide. Telecom26 utilises a vast global network of over 900 roaming partners, the very latest in SIM technology, and regional roaming solutions. This capability, combined with experience and best practice, has equipped Telecom26 with the building blocks to become an innovator of the Internet of Things, the preferred customers’ choice for Machine to Machine solutions via the T26 Next Generation Mobile Services Platform with integrated, easy to use web tools and APIs.
Wavemobile, is an MVNO based in the UK who is tackling coverage Not-Spots through innovative RAN and interconnect technology. Our low power UK network has delivered service to over half a million devices since launch, including M2M and retail. By partnering with smart companies and viewing coverage issues from a different perspective, we are able to deliver solutions where others fail.
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