The 2021 Comms Council UK Awards Go Live!

Comms Council UK, the UK body representing the VoIP and advanced communications industry, has today launched the 2021 Comms Council Awards, sponsored by Magrathea. The 2021 Awards, the first edition as the rebranded Comms Council UK (formerly ITSPA) and the thirteenth in total will take place on Thursday 30th September at Sea Containers London, overlooking […]

ITSPA Rebrands as Comms Council UK!

After 17 years of supporting service providers in the telecoms sector and representing their needs to decision makers, ITSPA has made the move to rebrand as Comms Council UK. The decision, taken in consultation with members, was made by its Board to reflect the changing services of its membership and to support its engagement with […]

IP Migration briefing launched  

The Industry Developments Group (our working group which leads our regulatory and policy activity) has published a new briefing for members on PSTN switch off and the shift to all IP.    The document provides:     A recap of what we know so far in terms of timelines and processes  An overview of areas where we continue […]

Christmas Quiz and Roundtable with Cavell Group

A roundtable discussion session was held with industry analysts Cavell Group on 15th December. The session reviewed the impact and recent industry trends during the Covid-19 pandemic and discussed how industry will have to continue to adapt to changing customer demands in 2021.    Following the roundtable, the annual ITSPA Christmas Quiz was held. Congratulations to […]

Letter from Chi Onwurah MP to Digital Minister Matt Warman

After a productive meeting in early September, Shadow Digital Minister, Chi Onwurah MP, wrote to the Digital Minister, Matt Warman, to ask him to take more of an active role in the migration from the Openreach Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) to Internet Protocol (IP). Onwurah expressed concern about the lack of a clear communications plan […]

The winners of the 12th annual Awards announced!

The winners of the 12th annual ITSPA Awards, sponsored by Magrathea, have been announced today. The Awards, designed to celebrate innovation, best practice and recognise achievement within the next generations communications industry, were held online, due to the current circumstances. The awards were presented across twelve categories. The winners, highly commended entrants and finalists are […]

The winners of the 12th annual ITSPA Awards announced!

The winners of the 12th annual ITSPA Awards, sponsored by Magrathea, have been announced today. The Awards, designed to celebrate innovation, best practice and recognise achievement within the next generations communications industry, were held online, due to the current circumstances. The awards were presented across twelve categories. The winners, highly commended entrants and finalists are […]

STIR and Shaken in the UK

On 24th July 2020, we hosted a webinar to discuss the introduction of SITR and Shaken in the UK. The webinar saw representatives from the US give a summary of how the implementation of STIR and Shaken is going and suggestions to make the process smoother in the UK. It was an incredibly insightful session […]

Summer Forum Series

Due to COVID restrictions, our annual Summer Forum Series was held virtually over a four week period from 18th June 2020 – 9th July 2020. The series was incredibly well attended and included four webinars on the key topics facing the telecommunications industry at the time. All the webinars were recorded and can be seen […]

2020 ITSPA Awards Finalists Announced

ITSPA has announced the finalists of the 12th annual ITSPA Awards today. The Awards, which are sponsored by Magrathea, recognise achievement within the VoIP and Unified Communications industry and this year saw a record number of entries from across the sector. The Awards are designed to celebrate innovation and best practice within the sector and […]