EU mobile operators must do more to ease voice communication between Ukraine and Europe

An open letter from Matteo Gatta, CEO of BICS, to EU mobile operators

February 2022

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(BICS) continues to demonstrate innovation across the selection of roaming services offered, and backed by the experience and expertise of the company, scored highly across all product categories

Nitin Bhas
Chief of Strategy & Insights, Kaleido Intelligence

Excellent quality and good prices

"EasyConnect VoIP is the solution we were looking at: Excellent quality and good prices. Making the most of one of the widest A-Z routing network, it provides stable termination services. One more advantage: quick interconnection!"


High quality termination with competitive rates

"EasyConnect offers exceptional mix of high quality termination with competitive rates all around. Responsive customer service and tech support are also included; altogether, making EasyConnect the best of breed."


Wide choice of direct routes and great prices for such a good quality

"As a Boutique carrier for voice traffic supplying global wholesale carriers, our company is always looking for strong partners with excellent solutions. EasyConnect VoIP has allowed us to interconnect with the world’s number 4 voice carrier: BICS. Fast and easy interconnection, wide choice of direct routes and great prices for such a good quality."

Global Cloud Numbers

“Creating and managing such a complex set of international agreements with multiple parties was not matching our affordable connectivity proposition. BICS’ instant API-based provisioning gave us instant access to phone numbers across key strategic markets. This enabled us to focus on our core business strategies without worrying about the technical & legal complexities”

Alex Botteri
CEO at Ring4

Protection from Telecoms Fraud

"Safeguarding our revenue from fraudulent activity and protecting our customers’ user experience is a major priority at Swisscom. Reinforcing the focus on fraud protection, Swisscom has chosen the innovative FraudGuard service from its long-standing partner BICS’ to help block fraudulent international call attempts, in and out of our network, proactively as an additional benefit to the other functionalities of the solution."

Reto Meier
Fraud Manager at Swisscom

Cross border parcel tracking service – ParceLive

“Our ambition for ParceLive has always been to provide the most detailed, current and useful information across the globe. With the help of BICS, that ambition becomes a reality as it ensures that the ParceLive trackers are well connected wherever they go, whatever happens to them.”

Christopher Riley
Marketing Coordinator at Hanhaa

New premium route to Europe through Italy

"Our partnership with BICS confirms the validity of our investment in the AAE-1 consortium, as well as the strength and efficiency of our infrastructure network. Through this unique solution, AAE-1 consortium members will benefit from a greater return on investment as well as increased opportunities for their business. Bari has proved to be an attractive route as an alternative hub, providing greater capacity and connecting Europe and Asia with minimal latency.”

Federico Protto
CEO of Retelit

Extensive Africa Footprint

“Through this new agreement with BICS, the pan-African footprint of our EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite will step in to provide business continuity for telecom operators and service providers in challenging environments. Together we are committed to ensuring end-user satisfaction, and this cost-effective, unique on-demand solution will automatically secure customer traffic to protect their services and reputation for Quality of Service.”

Michel Azibert
Chief Commercial and Development Officer at Eutelsat

World’s First Int’l VoLTE Call (Europe – Asia)

“Providing exceptional quality of experience to customers is of paramount importance to us, and launching International VoLTE was the next logical step we needed to take to enhance our voice offering. The BICS platform enables us to offer services at the highest standards while keeping running costs and bandwidth demands low.”

Laurent Claus
Director Services Platforms & Cloud - Proximus

WIOCC: Providing reliable data transport across Europe

“With BICS, we could successfully address the urgent needs of our client, scaling capacity within days without compromising on quality of service. We are now looking to implement more of BICS’ capacity solution suite to keep pace with customer demand for increased bandwidth.”

Cornelius Maiyo
Project manager at WIOOC

First intelligent exoskeleton with global connectivity

"With locations in Germany and Tokyo, as well as customers across the world, German Bionic is a global company that required a global partner to deliver global connectivity – through our collaboration with BICS, the Cray X can be deployed, enhanced, and managed by a growing number of customers across the world.”

Norma Hoeft
Head of IoT at German Bionic

BICS and POST Cyberforce launch landmark telecoms security solution

“The combination of POST Luxembourg’s and BICS’ technology and expertise will provide operators with vital intelligence, a suite of proactive and defensive capabilities and unmatched visibility, marking a major step forward in the fight against cyber-crime.”

Mohamed Ourdane
Chief Security Officer at POST Luxembourg

BICS certified as SIP Trunking provider for Unify’s OpenScape Cloud

"The pairing of Unify’s solutions with BICS’ cloud phone numbers and SIP Trunking capabilities enables our partners to provide a comprehensive UCaaS solution with unrivalled global reach, helping organisations throughout the world to expand and scale"

Luzia Stephan
Director Technology Partner Program at Unify

BICS enables the launch of Monaco Telecom’s first 5G roaming service

"5G technology is a major innovation that enables us to better serve our customers and meet their growing demand for mobility. We broke new ground last summer by rolling out the first fully nationwide 5G service, and, through our close partnership with BICS, have built on this success, meaning more end-users can benefit from borderless, next-generation connectivity.”

Martin Peronnet
CEO at Monaco Telecom

BICS provides complete voice and data roaming connectivity for Swazi Mobile

“Swazi Mobile selected BICS for its excellency in delivering complex roaming projects in a very short time, as well providing premium roaming services thanks to its worldwide footprint."

Wandile Mtshali
CEO of Swazi Mobile

China Unicom Global harnesses BICS’ Instant Roaming hub for superior connectivity

"At the beginning of 2017, we launched an overseas mobile virtual network operator service named CUniq in HK, UK and US, allowing customers to enjoy exclusive, excellent and unique mobile communication experiences. Customers can use one-card-multiple-numbers with worldwide data sharing at a local price. It was therefore important for us to select a roaming partner who can truly offer a global solution with minimal time invested. BICS’ carrier-grade solution upgrades our customers’ connectivity around the clock, wherever in the world.”

China Unicom

Seamless Roaming Solutions

“The international reach of our train operations meant providing seamless and reliable mobile connectivity for staff was problematic. In order to support the new range of service-enhancing enterprise apps we needed to find a robust roaming solution which would enable us to improve connectivity between on-board staff abroad and control centres, ultimately improving our punctuality and customer services standards.”

Fritz Schranz
Product Manager at SBB (Swiss National Rail)

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We are the leading global provider of mobile data services (3G, 4G, SMS) and 4G data roaming traffic is doubling year-on-year on our global network. Learn more

We are the leading global provider of mobile data services (3G, 4G, SMS) and 4G data roaming traffic is doubling year-on-year on our global network. Learn more

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