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How TeleSign’s Communications Platform Enables Businesses Worldwide to Prevent Fraud and Optimize Approaches to Customer Engagement

"By employing TeleSign’s Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) solution for mobile verification, Salesforce was able to provide an additional layer of security based on a user’s personal computing device, which, in most cases, were mobile phones."

Equifax data breach: Steps you should take to protect yourself

Tom Powledge, Chief Product Officer at Telesign, shares steps you should take to protect yourself from data breaches--like turning on two-factor authentication.

TeleSign, a Marina del Rey start-up crucial to integrity of popular apps, purchased for $230 million

"TeleSign Corp.’s proposed acquisition marks a celebrated outcome for its three co-founders, who started the company out of USC’s Marshall School of Business in 2005..."

Belgium Telecom Company BICS to Buy TeleSign for $230 Million

"The two companies see their joining as an opportunity to seize a piece of the fast-growing messaging market, and pointed to a report by IDC Research Inc. that forecasts the worldwide voice and text messaging communications market to grow from $867 million in 2016 to $8.2 billion in 2021."

BICS Bags TeleSign for $230M

"BICS , the wholesale carrier subsidiary of Belgium's Proximus , is to acquire TeleSign, the US-based specialist in authentication and mobile identity services. In a statement, Proximus says that the $230 million deal will help it expand its presence in the Americas and create the "first global end-to-end Communication Platform as a Service (CPaaS).""

BICS set to acquire TeleSign for $230 million

"The combined company will offer developers and product owners the ability to add real-time communications features to applications and services without having to build backend infrastructure and interfaces, BICS said."

BICS To Acquire TeleSign Corp For $230 Mn

"The acquisition creates the world’s first end-to-end CPaaS provider, bridging the market leading TeleSign cloud communications platform with one of the largest global carriers in the world."

BICS buys TeleSign for $230m for a fresh piece of aaS

"The telco claims the acquisition creates the world’s first end-to-end Communication Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) providers (just in case if you needed another aaS), as it bolsters its security credentials."

BICS to acquire USA’s TeleSign Corporation for US$230m, aims to be first end-to-end CPaaS provider

"Combining BICS’ global network and reach to mobile operators with TeleSign’s cloud communications platform and mobile identity and authentication solutions, is said by the company to create the first global end-to-end Communication Platform as a Service (CPaaS)."

BICS agrees $230m acquisition of TeleSign

"The Belgian wholesale provider said the acquisition of US-based TeleSign will help it create the world’s first end-to-end communication platform as a service provider by bridging the latter’s cloud communications platform with BICS."


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