Category Archives: ITU-T
ITU (International Telecommunication Union) is the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies – ICTs.
ITU-T = Telecommunication Standardization Sector

ITU’s Facts and Figures, now data for 2013 is available

ITU is publishing yearly Facts and Figures estimates within the ICT Industry. For example, the number of mobile subscriptions, see below. Internet user’s proportion, see below, etc. etc.

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New set of International Telecommunications Regulations (ITRs), WCIT-12

Next World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT-12) have ITRs (International Telecommunications Regulations) on their agenda. Updates can be expected on Human Rights, Security, Privacy, Critical Infrastructure and etc. areas. For more information, see WCIT-12. From WCIT-12: This landmark conference will … Continue reading

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Technical Reports from ITU-T’s Cloud Computing Focus Group are available

The work done by Focus Group Cloud (ITU-T) is now available as Technical Reports. FG Cloud has been finished, and further work will take place in Study Groups…   This is interesting for anyone working in the area. The downloadable … Continue reading

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ITU Terms and Definitions

ITU (International Telecommunication Union, intro) has online database for terms and definitions for 6 languages. Currently there are more than 100000 terms.   For the term “information security” it can find a match in ITU-T. Term : information security Definition … Continue reading

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ITU-T Study Group 17

ITU-T Study Group 17 works on security related issues. In the technical Flyer, the building block are listed as Security Architecture and Frameworks Telecommunication Security Protocols Security in Frame Relay Security Techniques Directory Services and Authentication Network Management Security Systems … Continue reading

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