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GSM Association

(GSM Association, Dublin, Ireland, www.gsmworld.com) A membership association founded in 1987 that promotes the development and evolution of the GSM communications standard worldwide. It represents the interests of more than 700 global network operators, manufacturers, regulator and administration bodies involved in GSM. By 2008, its members provided services to more than two billion customers. More than 400 million were connected in 2005 alone. See GSA and GSM.
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This certification validates that Ebtikar's UICC card production and personalization processes, as well as its entire site operations meet the GSM Association's stringent standards for security and data protection.
The GSM Association represents more than 800 mobile operators in 220 countries,
A recent trawl by the GSM Association group of mobile operators found 18 different spyware applications sold openly on the Internet, at prices ranging from $29.99 to $847.
The company said that the new enhancements provide real-time traffic visibility, actionable analysis and historical reporting for roaming and interconnect voice, SMS, data and mobility traffic, while compliant with the GSM Association's (GSMA) Global Roaming Quality (GRQ) standard.
The GSM Association, an organization that represents the global wireless community, reports that the new Wholesale Applications Community includes big names in the mobile phone industry including AT&T, Sprint, Verizon Wireless, Vodafone, and Deutsche Telekom.
In this context, mobile banking can be utilized to "extend the reach and reduce the cost of services like savings, insurance and credit," said Marina Solin, project director at the GSM Association, a trade organization for GSM mobile operators.
Representatives of the GSM Association (800 mobile operators in 219 countries) took only a month to respond to the Commission's invitation to sign the EU's memorandum of understanding.
The GSM Association, an umbrella group for the mobile industry, estimated the charger will mean the elimination of up to 51,000 tons of duplicates.
The GSM Association (GSMA), the global trade association for the mobile industry, and NeuStar (NYSE:NSR) a provider of clearinghouse and directory services to the global communications and Internet industry, has announced the successful completion of the pilot of their Carrier ENUM service.
Umniah, a subsidiary of Batelco Bahrain and the latest provider of mobile telecom services in Jordan, announced that it has won the GSM Association Global People Initiative Award, part of the GSMA Mobile Innovation Awards category in an event that took place at the GSMA Mobile World Congress, held in Barcelona between Feb.
Swedish telecomms solutions provider Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) said on Thursday (14 June) that Ericsson, the Indian operator Idea Cellular and the GSM Association's Development Fund have launched four mobile base stations powered by locally produced biofuels in India.
The warning came from the GSM Association, representing 700 mobile phone companies in more than 200 countries.