Monday, November 30, 2020
News
NEWS HOME
»
PRN INDIA
HGC and AT&T implement MEF's 3.0 Sonata APIs to streamline global network ordering
  SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend  
   

Automating seamless network ordering and driving digital customer journeys

HONG KONG and DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC), a fully-fledged fixed-line operator and ICT service provider with extensive local and international network coverage, services and infrastructure, announced the successful integration of MEF LSO Sonata APIs with AT&T*, enabling seamless ordering of HGC's network services.

MEF's set of standardized LSO Sonata APIs enable frictionless inter-provider services across global carriers, offering dynamic and on-demand end-to-end connectivity services, with enhanced interoperability and compatibility among service providers. The MEF LSO Sonata capability aims to streamline machine to machine interactions for quoting, ordering, provisioning, trouble ticketing and billing services necessary to bring digital experiences to  our customers.

With this integration of MEF LSO Sonata APIs, global customers can virtually and seamlessly order Carrier Ethernet services, with significantly accelerated delivery cycle times and enhanced provisioning process with HGC's software defined network. In addition, automated, near real time notifications allow  our customers to keep track of order delivery progress.

Ravindran Mahalingam, Senior Vice President of International Business of HGC, said, "Accelerating our customers' digital transformation is a key imperative of our digital strategy. The collaboration between HGC and AT&T will uplift overall service availability and speed to market capability among carriers. It is the team's comprehensive effort to interconnect and collaborate with global operators, thus driving in-country adoption across the telco business ecosystem. HGC is dedicated to advancing carrier interoperability and frictionless commerce through adopting industry standards empowering business customers with more efficient and flexible network services."

"The standardization of business application interoperability is a critical component in evolving the industry to a cloud-like experience for telecoms services, building towards fully-automated networks that raise the bar for customer experience. AT&T's integration with HGC is an important step as we extend our global carrier collaboration based on the MEF LSO Sonata API standards," said John Nolan, Vice President, Global Connections and Alliance Management at AT&T. "We continue to contribute and support the MEF LSO Sonata API work and anticipate that more carriers will adopt these standards in the coming months. We continue to see a growing global movement towards adoption in the drive to frictionless commerce."

"MEF congratulates HGC Global Communications and AT&T for their leading roles in implementing LSO Sonata APIs for inter-provider service automation and an enhanced customer experience," said Nan Chen, President, MEF. "Automation of business-to-business interactions with LSO Sonata APIs enables service providers to rapidly deliver high-performance/on-demand data services beyond the network footprint of any individual operator.  Worldwide cooperation among providers like AT&T and HGC Global Communications is vital for accelerating the industry's transformation to dynamic, assured, and certified services across a global federation of automated networks."

About HGC Global Communications Limited

HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) is a leading Hong Kong and international fixed-line operator. The company owns an extensive network and infrastructure in Hong Kong and overseas and provides a broad range of advanced telecommunications and ICT services. Headquartered in Hong Kong and operating  23 overseas offices on five continents, it provides telecom infrastructure service to other operators and serves as a service provider to corporate and households. The company provides full-fledged telecom, data centre services, ICT solutions and broadband services for local, overseas, corporate and mass markets. HGC owns and operates an extensive fibre-optic network, five cross-border telecom routes integrated into tier-one telecom operators in mainland China and connects with hundreds of world-class international telecom operators. HGC is one of Hong Kong's largest Wi-Fi service providers, running over 29,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in Hong Kong. The company is committed to further investing and enriching its current infrastructure and adding the latest technologies and solutions. HGC is a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager focusing on energy, utilities and transport in North America, Europe and selected fast-growing economies.

To learn more, please visit HGC's website at: www.hgc.com.hk

*About AT&T Communications

We help family, friends and neighbors connect in meaningful ways every day. From the first phone call 140+ years ago to mobile video streaming, we innovate to improve lives. We have the nation's fastest wireless network.** And according to America's biggest test, we have the nation's best wireless network.*** We're building  FirstNet ®  just for first responders and creating next-generation mobile 5G. With a range of TV and video products, we deliver entertainment people love to talk about. Our smart, highly secure solutions serve nearly 3 million global businesses – nearly all of the Fortune 1000. And worldwide, our spirit of service drives employees to give back to their communities.

AT&T Communications is part of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Learn more at  att.com/CommunicationsNews.

AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc. Additional information about AT&T products and services is available at  about.att.com. Follow our news on Twitter at @ATT, on Facebook at  facebook.com/att  and on YouTube at  youtube.com/att.

© 2020 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the Globe logo and other marks are trademarks and service marks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. FirstNet and the FirstNet logo are registered trademarks and service marks of the First Responder Network Authority. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

**Based on analysis by Ookla ® of Speedtest Intelligence ® data median download speeds for Q3 2020. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.

***GWS OneScore, September 2020.

 

More News by PR Newswire India

BigRock Announces Black Friday Sale with up to 58% OFF on Web Hosting, Domains and more

HostGator India Announces Black Friday & Cyber Monday Discounts on Web Hosting, Domains, Email Hosting and More

Media Alert: Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok launches the first in Asia tactile hotel reviews

European Medicines Agency Validates Application for Tepotinib for the Treatment of Advanced NSCLC with METex14 Skipping Alterations

Haoma Medica Completes First-in-Human Trial for NaQuinate, a Novel Treatment in Development for Osteoporosis

Successive Technologies Appraised at CMMI Level 3

Papuan Pastor Questions BBC Reports on Indonesian Palm Oil Company Korindo

Sony Music Brazil launches new programme to boost digital transformation in the Brazilian music industry

'Great Place to Work® India' institute recognizes HashedIn as India's Best Workplaces in IT & IT-BPM 2020

Simplilearn Launches SkillUp Program for Tech Professionals

AstraZeneca's signs MoU with Indian Diabetes Research Society (RSSDI) to empower 1 Crore Indian Diabetic patients by 2023

Xinhua Silk Road: Red Xifeng debuts at NEXT Summit (Sky 2020), spreading Chinese liquor culture through cooperation

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals secures its position in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Emerging Markets Index for the third year in a row

Peak performance as Chengdu cleans up with park city vision

ResellerClub offers Black Friday Deals of up to 60% off on Web Hosting & Domains

Tuxera First to Bring Network Bandwidth-Saving SMB Compression Feature to Linux Environments

Autotech Co Hong Kong Limited Completes Two-Year Autonomous Research Project

Eightfold AI Raises $125M Series D Funding Round to Provide the Right Career for Everyone in the World

Statement from XTX Markets: fraudulent company claiming to be affiliated with XTX Markets

Azure Databricks Achieves FedRAMP High Authorization on Microsoft Azure Government (MAG)

Frost & Sullivan Examines 8 Strategic Imperatives for Growth in a Post-COVID World

Sirtex Medical and China Grand Pharmaceutical announce SIR-Spheres® Y-90 resin microspheres milestone

5 Ways to Combat Fraud During the Holidays

QS release annual list of Asia's best universities

Home relocation services see more takers in WFH world

Agora Powers Innovative Virtual Experiences Beyond Video Conferencing

Frost & Sullivan Reveals Four Key Areas Driving Growth of the Global Gigabit Ethernet Testing Market

Habanos, S.A. Has Presented the World Premiere Of H. Upmann Connossieur No.2 in Berlin

Virtual Events Platform Airmeet Launches Multi-Track Event Format, Good for Mega-Conferences with Exhibition Booths

GEP Wins Top Honors at Asia Pacific's Prestigious Procurement Success Awards

LONGi supplies 273MW of its solar modules for Southeast Asia's largest solar plant, Phase I of the Xuan Thien Ea Sup Project in Dak Lak, Vietnam

Clarivate Pledges Support for the Women's Empowerment Principles

Managing strategic risk for global companies

SoftIron's Open Source-Based HyperDrive® Storage Solution Verified Veeam Ready

Kavalan Launches Limited Edition 'Artist Series'

Global healthcare experts concerned over rising environmental toxicity and its impact on maternal health in low- and middle-income group countries, including India

The Himalaya Drug Company Introduces Q-DEE Range of Mouth Dissolving Tablets for Immunity and Cramps

Frost & Sullivan awards Digital14 'Company of the Year' in the United Arab Emirates cybersecurity services industry

D-Link Smart Home Products Acquire Taiwan Excellence Award

QAD Adaptive ERP 2020.1 Achieves Veracode Verified Standard Status

Future of digital payments - What's next for India's Digital Space: Lyra Network

Hon'ble Education Minister, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' launches various initiatives of Sri Aurobindo Society and HDFC Bank

2020 Global Terrorism Index: Deaths from terrorism reach five-year low, but new risks emerge

Deepak Nitrite ranked and recognized by Forbes Asia as Best Under Billion Top 200

Hiring & Exit Trends Making a Healthy Return to Pre-COVID levels: A data-driven perspective - PeopleStrong

ZTE and GSMA Intelligence Release White Paper on Green 5G - 5G Energy Efficiencies, Green is the New Black

She one of Asia's Top 30 Under 30 and one of Top 30 Women Transforming India. Meet UTS alum Madhavi Shankar.

MedAlliance announces successful completion of enrolment in ISABELLA clinical trial for the treatment of failing AV fistulas in hemodialysis patients

SW China's Chengdu to host event on international supply chain innovation

Cision's New Analytics Dashboards and Interactive Reports Make It Faster and Easier to Demonstrate the Real Business Impact of Earned Media

Adjust Joins Adobe Exchange Partner Program to Enhance App Marketing Measurement, Fraud Prevention and Reporting for Digital Advertisers

Impartner Announces Live 3D Virtual Summit Featuring Top Channel Analysts Jay McBain and Maria Chien

Frost & Sullivan Inspects the Growth Trajectory of Solar PVs Over the Next Decade

ViewSonic Unveils vTouch to Facilitate Multi Touch for macOS

Empire State Realty Trust Achieves GRESB 5 Star Rating in First Year of Participation

Advanced Water Purification Technologies Promise to Deliver Clean and Safe Water to the Global Population

PwC Actuarial Services Hails Aon's PathWise® Platform for IFRS 17 Reporting

STRATACACHE Hires Digital Signage and Retail Veteran to Spearhead Scala Business Development in Canada

The cost of one dose of the Sputnik V vaccine will be less than $10 for international markets

FARO® Launches Latest Vantage Laser Tracker 6DoF Probe

World's Airports And Leading Airlines Join CommonTrust Network And Begin Roll-out Of CommonPass In December In Support Of Safer Border Reopening

Absolut and Beatport Launch NYE 2020 - a 20+ Hour, 15-city, Global New Year's Eve Live Stream Party to #DanceAway2020

Second interim analysis of clinical trial data showed a 91.4% efficacy for the Sputnik V vaccine on day 28 after the first dose; vaccine efficacy is over 95% 42 days after the first dose

Surge in Global Demand for Personal Mobility Brings New Momentum to Two-wheeler Industry, Says Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan Presents 5 Technology Growth Opportunities in Sensors and Automation for 2021

Signature Event By Cosmoprof India, A Niche B2B Show For The Beauty Industry, To Be Held On 22-23 February 2021 In Mumbai

Genesys Named a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service

ANMI kickstarts 'Investor Awareness Week-2020' under the aegis of SEBI

XCMG launches X-GSS at Bauma China 2020, shows how to go digital in machinery manufacturing

Teachings of Guru Nanak are timeless and are more relevant in today's scenario says spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Freelance on Demand: Rozgaar India to help Businesses adjust to changing times

SHIELD Announces DeviceSHIELD to Protect Small Businesses from Cyber Fraud During the COVID-19 Pandemic

INSIGHTEC Announces MR-guided Focused Ultrasound to Treat Essential Tremor Received Funding by National Health Service (NHS) England

Smytten - India's largest premium product trial platform, launches their new brand campaign: #BeSomethingNew

Atos awarded with the best CSR project for environment and sustainability in India

Crayon Data's Relevance Quotient Report 2020 Explains the Trends and Patterns of Personalized Banking

Philippines Launches New International Investment Promotion Brand Highlighting Its "Make It Work" Potential

Sinopec kickstarts extensive research on CO2 emissions peak and carbon neutral

HGC honoured with Best OTT Partnership Award

World Leaders and Millions of Citizens Call for Peace at Third Online Rally of Hope

New Centre for Medicines Research (CMR) Clinical Factbook From Clarivate Highlights Increasing Cost and Complexity of Phase II Trials

NPL and Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) collaborate in quantum computing

Syngenta Crop Protection announces launch of Spiropidion: a new insecticide active ingredient

Oslo, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Budapest Commit to Clean Construction, Moving the Industry Towards a Sustainable Future

Cobwebs' Threat Intelligence Solutions

American Wave Machines, Inc. Announces Two PerfectSwell® Projects

Yili's dollar bond debut wins the highest international credit rating

Which Windows Internet Security Software protects you best and which slows down your workstation

PR Newswire Publishes 2020 Tech Media Pitching Kit

Singapore-based startup Plano Wins World's Most Innovative HealthTech Startup 2020 Award

Longitude Prize launches AMR Voices: Stories from the frontlines of antibiotic resistance during Covid-19

Clarivate Strengthens IP Offering in Mainland China with New Domain Registrar License

Venture Global LNG Awards KBR EPC Contract for Plaquemines LNG Export Facility

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David's Medical Center to host virtual international symposium on complex cardiac arrhythmias

Volvo Financial Services Realigns Asia Pacific Organization to Better Serve Customers

Transforming the Future of Digital Health Management - Enjoy a More Fulfilling Life With Zepp

Philip Wong Joins Vasayo as President of Greater China Region

Enterprise Holdings Pledges $120 Million to Advance Social and Racial Equity and Expand the Fight Against Hunger

Tony Blair Institute and Oracle Launch Africa Vaccine Management in the Cloud

GemVax & KAEL reports further positive data from GV1001 Phase II Alzheimer's Disease trial

Xinhua Silk Road: Wuliangye joins Chinese business leaders to promote digital productivity in Asia Pacific

Fresenius Kabi and ASPEN partner for an expert interview series on omega-3 fatty acid containing parenteral nutrition

HarperCollins India is delighted to announce the acquisition of two new books by bestselling author, Preeti Shenoy

2020 TADS Awards Winners Announced At "TADS AWARDS GALA 2020" Presentation Ceremony Hosted in Hong Kong

CDNetworks Releases State of the Web Security for H1 2020: Web Application Attacks Boosted Over 800%

Recently published data on Favipiravir as treatment for mild to moderate COVID-19 demonstrates significant improvement in time to clinical cure

Zentiva Continues Its Planet-Z Program For A Healthier Planet By Planting 4,500 Trees In Portugal

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Menlo Security as a Growth and Innovation Leader in the Asia-Pacific Web Security Market

Godrej Interio launches essential range, ushering festivities in India

Zymo Research Receives CE IVD Mark for its Quick-DNA/RNAâ„¢ Viral MagBead Kit

Indira IVF is now in 93 centres across India

Creation of a research partnership between Pierre Fabre and Y-Biologics for the development of new immunotherapies based on monoclonal antibodies

GCash overtakes popular brands in local app rankings

G20 Riyadh Summit: Release of Leaders' Declaration

CGTN: China calls for more inclusive development in post-COVID world

Family Photo from Today's Opening Session of the G20 Riyadh Summit

OPENING REMARKS: G20 Riyadh Summit

GAC MOTOR Lands in Chile With Its GS4, GS3, and GA4, building up strength in South America and Accelerating Global Expansion

 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Shah positive about resumption of mining...
7 alleged Maoists surrender before polic...
Our goal is to establish Gandhi's Ram Ra...
Educational institutions to remain close...
Cartel TikTok: Narcos post guns, drugs a...
Man held for shooting friend in Gurugram...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Need to work on rotating the strike... 
Goa looking for first win of the se... 
PM to interact with more teams of C... 
Shah positive about resumption of m... 
Khattar could have called me up on ... 
Odisha Assembly adjourned sine die ... 
Team breathed a sigh of relief afte... 
Rohit Saraf: Look forward to everyt...