LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- TeleSign has today announced that Australia's Telstra has made a strategic investment in the company.
TeleSign has pioneered Mobile Identity by creating mobile phone-based verification tools for online accounts. Many of the world's largest companies use TeleSign to manage and maintain the integrity of their customer networks by detecting suspicious users before account creation, and protecting their existing users from account compromise.
Mark Sherman, Telstra Ventures Managing Director, explains how the digital revolution is pushing mobile operators to seek ways to unlock opportunities for consumers to use their mobile to complement their online presence, without being overshadowed by security concerns.
"The TeleSign solution brings additional security to data and identity, enabling a safe and confident service experience. We are excited to be part of the journey as the company continues to expand globally," said Sherman.
Light Reading founder Steve Saunders recently visited the University of North Carolina Charlotte (UNCC) where Cisco's Tetration application is providing data center analytics, simplifying SDN, helping with cloud migration and overseeing white-list security policy.
A CSP's digital transformation involves so much more than technology. Crucial – and often most challenging – is the cultural transformation that goes along with it. As Sigma's Chief Technology Officer, Catherine Michel has extensive experience with technology as she leads the company's entire product portfolio and strategy. But she's also no stranger to merging technology and culture, having taken a company — Tribold — from inception to acquisition (by Sigma in 2013), and she continues to advise service providers on how to drive their own transformations. This impressive female leader and vocal advocate for other women in the industry will join Women in Comms for a live radio show to discuss all things digital transformation, including the cultural transformation that goes along with it.