IMS Forum


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IMS Forum

(IP Multimedia Subsystem Forum, Fremont, CA, www.imsforum.org) An industry association dedicated to the acceleration of IP convergence and interoperability of IP services. The organization also provides best practices consulting on interconnectivity for fixed, mobile and cable service providers. See IP Multimedia Subsystem.

Born as the International Softswitch Consortium (ISC) in 1999 and re-dubbed the International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) in 2003, the IMS Forum's creation was supported in 2006 by more than a dozen telecom players, including Cisco and Alcatel.
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Ditech will work with the IMS Forum to advance network interconnectivity and voice quality best practices.
For additional information or to join the IMS Forum, NGN Forum, the IMS Plugfest, and/or the NGN Plugfest, please visit www.
Mu also announced that Director of Technical Marketing Thomas Maufer will present on SIP reliability, availability and security findings, including DoS shortcomings in VoIP and IMS implementations, based on IMS Forum activities.
Michael Khalilian, chairman and president of the IMS Forum, added, "IMS is the industry standard for cost-effective delivery of new and existing multimedia IP services.
For additional information or to join the IMS Forum and the IMS Plugfest, please visit www.