The IMS Forum, an organization dedicated to IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) application and service interoperability ...
December 12, 2007
The IMS Forum, an organization dedicated to IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) application and service interoperability and certification, announced today that their fourth IMS Plugfest is to be held Feb. 25-29 at the UNH InterOp Lab (IOL) in New Hampshire.
Results of Plugfest IV will be revealed on March 18th at Spring VON.X 2008 in San Jose, Calif.
IMS Forum members will test the interoperability of IMS applications and operational systems over a unified IMS network. These applications and OSS/BSS and billing services are available to all types of service providers including wireless, wireline and cable companies.
A portfolio of services to be tested is currently being defined by the IMS Forum Interoperability and Testing Working Group.
It will include VoIP services for consumer and enterprise users, various types of video services, Fixed-Mobile Converged services including support of Femtocell, unified communications (UC) and interworking with IMS and operations and business support systems (OSS/BSS).