Tallence supports Telefónica in the Open Gateway innovation project

The Open Gateway project from Telefónica Germany.

Highlights, Tech // Lilian Samorin // Apr 22, 2024

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Alexander Clausius

  • Lead "Digital Products"

In the constantly evolving world of telecommunications, innovation is at the centre of progress. The offerings of telecommunications providers no longer differ much from one another, and only through new product ideas and innovation can unique selling points be created again.

An outstanding example of this dynamic is Telefónica Deutschland's Open Gateway project, an initiative that aims to revolutionise access to telecommunications services through open interfaces (APIs).

A progressive project - in which Tallence is significantly involved in the development and implementation of the required APIs.

Importance of the Open Gateway project

Telefónica Deutschland's Open Gateway project is an initiative that offers other companies easier access to core network functions and customer data. The provision of open interfaces enables external developers to seamlessly integrate their own applications and services into the network, fostering unprecedented diversity in the telecoms ecosystem.

These APIs not only facilitate the creation of innovative customer solutions, but also enable faster and more efficient service delivery.

A concrete example of the improvements brought about by the Open Gateway project is the development of personalised communication services. By utilising the APIs, services can be created that are individually tailored to the communication habits and preferences of the users. In concrete terms, this could be guaranteed network quality for the use of a specific messaging app or specialised VoIP services (Voice over Internet Protocol - voice communication via the Internet instead of traditional telephone lines).

Another example is the optimisation of network management services. The APIs enable third-party providers to develop advanced tools that make network management more efficient. These tools can, for example, automatically adjust bandwidth based on the actual usage behaviour of users or provide real-time data analysis on network utilisation, which significantly improves network stability and performance.

The benefits are manifold. For end users, it means a wider choice of services and an improved user experience, as services can be tailored and optimised to their specific needs. Companies benefit from increased agility and the ability to quickly develop and launch customised solutions. This contributes to a healthier and more dynamic economy and encourages competition and innovation across the industry.

Tallence's contribution to the project

Tallence was able to contribute to the Open Gateway project by making certain services available through our experts. Thanks to the software architecture, Telefónica's other systems can address and use the various services.

In addition, our technical expertise in the field of microservice architectures enabled us to offer our customer a scalable solution that can cope with the growth of the telecommunications market.

Open Gateway is arguably one of the most important projects in the telecoms industry today.

We are proud to be a part of this change, as this project illustrates how collaborative efforts and the use of cutting-edge technologies can break new ground and ultimately drive the entire industry forward.

By providing these innovative APIs, we are not only enabling more efficient use of the telecoms infrastructure, but also fostering a culture of innovation that allows companies to respond quickly to market changes and develop new services.

This not only has a positive impact on the profitability of the companies involved, but also on the overall user experience of end consumers.

Contact our Head of Digital Product Alexander Clausius to find out more about our technologies and the opportunities for collaboration.

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