July Small Cell Forum LTE Plugfest Spotlights Radio-to-Core Link

Stoke personnel were among the 65 engineers from 27 companies who came together in Paris this June for the Small Cell Forum LTE Plugfest 2014.  As before, the goal was to bring multiple vendors together to work towards greater interoperability … Continue reading

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The growing value of a RAN-agnostic, purpose-built security gateway

By Mark Verdun, VP, Strategic Alliances, Stoke Since 2008 when the 3GPP Release 8 specifications were first introduced for 4G LTE SAE mobile broadband networks, the mandatory method for securing the radio access network (RAN) has been to use the … Continue reading

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Infographic: Top 5 LTE Protection Domains

Malware infections, compromised device and application integrity, malicious access, new backhaul risks, DDos attacks … Stoke’s new infographic provides at-a-glance data about how each of these threats affects LTE networks, and the locations of the five key protection domains. A … Continue reading

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Stoke Secures NTT Docomo’s New VoLTE Service

Our congratulations to NTT Docomo on the launch of Japan’s first ever VoLTE (Voice over LTE) service for voice and video calls on June 24th.  We are very pleased to note that IPsec security for the service is being provided … Continue reading

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From ‘Hygiene’ to Differentiator: the changing role of mobile security, Part II

Spotlight on the Operator One of the more surprising outcomes from discussions at Light Reading’s Mobile Network Security Strategies conference in London on May 23 was agreement that mobile broadband operators are getting security right.  Conference attendees were just about unanimous that operators deserve … Continue reading

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Mobile network outages: yes, they’re real

As a platinum sponsor of Light Reading’s Mobile Network Security Strategies Conference in May, we were able to spend some time discussing Heavy Reading’s latest report on mobile network outages. The report includes results from their survey of mobile broadband operators, … Continue reading

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From ‘Hygiene’ to Differentiator: the changing role of mobile security

One of the more provocative discussions at Light Reading’s Mobile Network Security Strategies conference in London last month centered around the changing role of security in the public view and how mobile operators should respond. In his keynote presentation, EE … Continue reading

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Stoke wins Red Herring Top 100 US award

We were very pleased to be selected as one of the 2014 Top 100 tech companies at Red Herring’s annual awards conference on May 16 especially since – as the organizers pointed out – the level of competition was astronomical, and … Continue reading

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The Hidden Face of LTE Security Unveiled – new framework spells out the five key security domains

Stoke is very excited to roll out what we believe to be the industry’s first LTE security framework, a strategic tool providing an overview of the entire LTE infrastructure threat surface.  It’s designed to strip away the mystery and confusion … Continue reading

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Securing Shared Networks

Mobile infrastructure sharing is on the rise, whether encouraged by regulators or adopted willingly by operators to reduce costs and extend coverage.  The market appears to be picking up pace in 2014: in January, Bouygues Telecom and Vivendi SA’s mobile … Continue reading

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