Vodafone owns one of the world’s largest IP/MPLS networks and is ranked in the top 10 internet providers globally. VCS developed its IPX platform in 2015 and it supports signalling, voice over our Intelligent Routing platform and data roaming connectivity via our extensive MPLS global footprint.
Extensive reach and leading 4G data roaming footprint of 100+ countries
Hyper-scale connected mobile customers and IoT connections
Single point of access and interconnection to Vodafone for multiple IP based services
Voice over IPX with break-in and break-out
VoLTE roaming, using RAVEL
2G/3G/4G data roaming (Transport (GTP, S8)
IPX transport for LTE roaming
SMS Hubbing and termination
SIGTRAN signalling for 2G/3G services
CoS treatment to offer different data quality over the IPX
Multiple services over a single access
End-to-end QoS guarantees (between any PoPs under VCS control)
Transparency of routing and performance
VCS follows the GSMA guidelines for the following Quality of Service KPIs:
Round trip delay
VCS own guidelines support
Service provisioning timeframes
Vodafone IPX Voice
Network access point and data centre cross connect access
VCS has virtualised the following components:
VCS reaches 345 Mobile Network Operators in more than 100 countries and is connecting fixed operators, OTT and cable companies to its IPX platform
Vodafone IPX enables direct connection and access to Vodafone’s 500+ million customers for the exchange of IP based voice and data services
One of the largest IP/MPLS networks, leading 4G global footprint and deep in-country local access provide partners with benefits in terms of scale and reach
Best IPX Service Provider
Carriers World 2016
Vodafone’s Carrier Services (VCS) division manages the commercial relationships with over 1,000 communications service providers globally and offers a broad portfolio of voice, network connectivity, and messaging services.
Vodafone has one of the most reliable and wide-reaching global networks that spans across and between Europe, North America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. It is ranked in the Top 10 Global Internet Providers and for the fourth consecutive year is the world’s largest international voice carrier.
Through a single connection to Vodafone, a service provider can support its worldwide communication needs and access the unrivalled scale and reach of Vodafone’s network, benefiting from the same quality management used to support its own global customers.