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BICS Enables International Expansion of Ring4 with Cloud Numbers as a Service
Thursday, 16 March, 2017
~ Leading US cloud numbers app RingMeMaybe rebrands as Ring4 ~ ~ Enabled by BICS’ Cloud communications solutions, Ring4 goes international, offering users smart phone numbers on demand ~

BICS, a leading international communications enabler, today announced a partnership with Ring4, a provider of smart phone numbers on demand. The partnership will enable the international expansion of Ring4’s US-based app through the provision of cloud-based communications services to businesses and consumers in key markets across the world.

Retelit and BICS launch new premium route to Europe through Italy for AAE-1 submarine cable system
Tuesday, 7 March, 2017
Retelit and BICS launch new premium route to Europe through Italy for AAE-1 submarine cable system Innovative high quality solution improves backhaul diversity and latency between Europe and Asia
BICS and PGi Launch VoLTE High Definition Audio Conferencing Proof of Concept
Wednesday, 22 February, 2017
Together with BICS, PGi’s Mobile Collaboration Exchange Offers HD Audio Conferencing on Any Mobile Device,
Next generation data roaming now available across nearly 75% of the globe, enabled by BICS’ IPX Hub
Thursday, 2 February, 2017

More than 140 countries now offer LTE roaming services, allowing subscribers to take advantage of high quality data services as they travel, according to annual research by BICS, a global wholesale carrier for voice, mobile data and capacity services. The number of operators offering these services has also seen dramatic growth, increasing by over 150% in the same period. The research found that a total of 400 operators around the world can now offer their subscribers LTE roaming sessions, across 143 countries worldwide, compared with just 75 in 2014. The number of operators using BICS’ IP exchange (IPX) platform has also grown, with data traffic volumes increasing by 115% year-on-year.