We’re proud to be recognized as one of the top industry providers
Here you’ll find a quick overview of the industry awards that Deutsche Telekom’s international wholesale organization has won in 2017 and 2018. It is an amazing reflection on our work and our people, as well as a confirmation of the high quality we provide
We’ve won yet another honor, this time the highly acclaimed Innovation Award for Operators, with our European Aviation Network (EAN) solution. The award was presented at the World Communication Award gala in London on October 31st. It was a notable prize as we were in hot competition with the top innovations of other leading providers. EAN, however, stands out from the crowd as it is a genuinely one-of-a-kind service. It offers, for the first time, true broadband connectivity on flights across Europe.
Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier is the proud recipient of not one, not two, but three awards at the Global Carrier Awards in London. The wholesale business of Deutsche Telekom has just won an amazing total of three awards at this year’s Global Carrier Awards. The wins were for Best European Project, Best Pan-European Wholesale Carrier and Best Global Wholesale Carrier Data. The ceremony was held on October 24th during Capacity Europe, wholesale telecom’s largest global industry event.
Success for our 360° security solution: Telekom has once again won 1st place honors for the hotly contested Security Insider award in the category of DDoS Protection Services! We were chosen by readers of this online portal for our comprehensive DDoS solutions. Max Roettgermann and Wolfgang Meyer were on hand to receive the award during the gala on October 11th. The DDoS Protection product from Telekom Security was awarded the top 2018 platinum prize, followed by solutions from Cloudflare and Akamai which received gold and silver.
Deutsche Telekom has won the APEX Cool Award! Our Inflight App was chosen as the ‘coolest’ innovation by the attendees of the APEX (Airline Passenger Experience Association) Expo in Boston. With our mobile app, paying for inflight connectivity is easier than ever before. The payment process has often been a stumbling block for passengers interested in in-flight Wi-Fi. But with our app, they only need to swipe, tap and get connected! The white-labeled solution is tailor made to the needs of the airline.
Deutsche Telekom’s International Wholesale Unit again carried off an esteemed prize at the Carriers World Awards: We are proud to announce that this year we were selected by industry peers and customers as winner in the ‘Best Fraud Strategy’ category. Our Head of Product Management, Mobile World, Christian Wollner, was on stage to receive the award. It recognizes the great progress we have made in the area of security.
This year’s GCCM / Carrier Community Global Awards was doubly enjoyable for IBU. That’s because we secured not just one, but two awards during the gala event on June 18th: ‘CEE Regional Operator of the Year’ and ‘Best Security Provider’. We were able to triumph over other leading wholesale providers from all around the world for these hotly contested honors. For the operator prize, a big factor in the decision of the judges was certainly our work on the European Aviation Network (EAN). It provides the first true broadband access to passengers flying across the skies of Europe. Of course, we have also made huge inroads into expanding and augmenting our solutions in many other areas, especially with our already comprehensive security strategy. Read more here!
Inmarsat and Deutsche Telekom’s next-generation solution recognized for revolutionizing Wi-Fi onboard flights across Europe: Deutsche Telekom, one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies, and Inmarsat, the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, have been awarded the prestigious German Innovation Award for their highly successful joint venture, the European Aviation Network (EAN). EAN, the world’s first in-flight broadband solution that combines dedicated satellite coverage with a complementary LTE-based ground network…
Deutsche Telekom has again confirmed its position as one of Germany’s top innovation leaders! That was made clear on January 18th at the German excellence awards in Frankfurt am Main, where DT garnered 1st place for product Innovation with the European Aviation Network. EAN is a pioneering solution that brings genuine broadband internet across the skies of Europe, for the first time. By combining satellite and ground LTE stations, EAN allows amazing bandwidth in fast-moving aircraft – an unheard-of breakthrough that is now reality.
ICSS recognized for its messaging solutions!
On November 28, ICSS topped the list of winners at the Messaging and SMS World Awards 2017 in London! We took home the trophy for ‘Best Global Messaging Provider’, thanks to our innovative range of solutions across the messaging landscape.
The judges were impressed with our work to improve the delivery, security and quality of messaging as well as our ever-increasing global customer base. ICSS has taken great steps to deal with SMS fraud, which is not only a drain on revenue but causes damage to brand reputation. Our SMS+ solution bundle blocks unwanted traffic with a unique dynamic filtering tool and ensures delivery of SMS messages on proper, non-fraudulent routes.
Bonn, October 26, 2017 – ICSS celebrated an exceptional triumph on October 25th, when the wholesale unit of Deutsche Telekom walked away with not one, but two coveted awards at the Capacity Global Carrier award ceremony. The wins were for “Best Marketing Campaign Around Industry Events” and “Best Data Service Innovation".
The marketing award honored the organization’s witty campaign to launch its 360° Defense Strategy at this year’s ITW in Chicago while the win for “Best Data Service Innovation” honored the organization’s recently launched IP-VPN Mobile Access solution.
On October 25th, ICSS’s recently launched IP-VPN Mobile Access solution was honored as “Best Data Service Innovation” at the Global Carrier Awards ceremony in London.
Until today, ICSS's new service IP-VPN Mobile Access remains a rarity on the wholesale market. It offers the same benefits as the company’s terrestrial IP-VPN with the additional advantage of its ability to connect customers with their hard-to-reach locations or even to temporary sites. Based on the high-performance MPLS global backbone of Deutsche Telekom, IP-VPN allows businesses to securely access their virtual private networks using mobile access technology.
October 12: Deutsche Telekom has won the renowned Readers’ Choice Award from the IT security platform Security Insider in the category "DDoS Protection Services". The DDoS Protection product from Telekom Security was awarded the 2017 top platinum prize on Thursday evening. ICSS's security expert Max Roettgermann, who accepted the prize as Senior Product Manager IP Transit and DDoS Defense on behalf of Telekom, said: “We are very happy about the selection our customers have made. It shows that our technical approach in protecting against DDoS attacks in the backbone is the right one.“