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DNS

abbr.
domain name system

DNS

abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly in Britain)Department for National Savings
2. (Computer Science) computing domain name system
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2 /PRNewswire/ -- XConnect, the leader in neutral Voice over IP (VoIP) and Next Generation Network (NGN) interconnection and registry services, today announced it has entered into an agreement with the GSM Association (GSMA) to enable interoperability between XConnect's ENUM Registry Services and the GSMA's PathFinder(TM) number translation service operated by Neustar.
net, mobilkom austria, SMART, Telekom Austria, Telecom Italia and Telenor, the PathFinder service pilot achieved an industry first by successfully exchanging international packet voice and MMS traffic enabled via a global, fully-interoperable deployment of Carrier ENUM, validating ENUM as an effective solution to IP-based routing and interconnection.
The US government came out in favor of accelerating ENUM plans in February 2003, but little has happened since, as the telecommunications, cable and internet industries try to hammer out the details of how implementation should happen.
The Department of Commerce said it will work with the State Department and the Federal Communications Commission to help set up the ENUM network.
Under the proposed ENUM protocol, and subject to national authorities and end-user approval, it will be possible for consumers to use a single number to access many types of terminals and services, such as: phone, fax, e-mail, pager, mobile telephones, websites or any other services available through an Internet addressing scheme.
LONDON -- Richard Shockey, a pioneer in ENUM (Electronic NUMbering) and expert in VoIP (Voice over IP), has joined the advisory board of XConnect, the leader in VoIP and Next Generation Network (NGN) interconnection services.
March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Nominum, the leading provider of carrier-grade IP name and address management software, announced industry leading ENUM benchmarks, providing telephony service providers with a cost effective solution for VoIP call routing.
CC1 ENUM LLC was formed by several leading telecommunications and Internet companies to build the public infrastructure that will promote the development of ENUM technology in a single, carrier-class manner within the countries of the North American Numbering Plan (NANP).
PhNUM(R) is powered by ENUM technology based on specifications defined by the Internet Engineering Task Force (RFC 3761).
With the recent announcement by NOMINET that (+44) ENUM can now be registered in the United Kingdom, corporate domain name registrar and Web hosting provider Safenames has recently announced that it has become a validation agent in addition to being a registration company for (+44) ENUMs provisioned by the registry authority NOMINET.
ENUM is expected to be the de facto standard for addressing voice calls over the internet.
Concurrent with the issuance of the RFP, the LLC also published the results of its Provider ENUM concept trial that was conducted between September 2006 and June 2007.