Gerhard Rufa "Developments in Telecommunications: With a Focus on Ss7 Network Reliability"
Springer | 2008 | ISBN: 3540749853 | 278 pages | PDF | 2 MB
This book summarizes important developments in telecommunications, including SS7 over IP, with a focus on SS7 network reliability.
But why is SS7 network security and reliability so important? An SS7 network outage results in a breakdown of the signalling between the individual nodes of the network, so that the services of the telecommunication network are no longer available for customers. Apart from the tremendous financial damage to the network operator, the social consequences of such a network breakdown cannot be underestimated…