Updated documentation for managing D150 transcoding cards
Using Android’s development features to allow remote control of a UE in the field for testing the cellular network.
Recently I had a strange issue I thought I’d share. Using Kamailio as an Interrogating-CSCF, Kamailio was getting the S-CSCF details from the User-Authorization-Answer’s “Server-Name” (602) AVP. The value was set to: sip:scscf.mnc001.mcc001.3gppnetwork.org:5060 But the I-CSCF was only looking up A-Records for scscf.mnc001.mcc001.3gppnetwork.org, not using DNS-SRV. The problem? The Server-Name I had configured as a […]
If you’ve ever received an SMS from your operator, and the sender was the Operator name for example, you may be left wondering how it’s done. In IMS you’d think this could be quite simple – You’d set the From header to be the name rather than the MSISDN, but for most SMSoIP deployments, the […]
A quick look at a possible cause for “INCOMPATIBLE DESTINATION” errors in FreeSWITCH.
A quick post on a lesson that took me a while to learn with DNS, Kamailio and IMS.
Bad Extension is nothing to do with the Dialplan…
Getting started with CGrateS to bill for calls in a Telecom environment.
Quirks and gotchas of working with SMS on IMS on iPhones.
Using FreeSWITCH as an IMS Application Server
A look at how Dedicated Bearers get established for VoLTE.
A look at how characters are encoded in an SMS.
Another deep dive into deceptively simple seeming functions to do with SMS.
Using DNS to resolve E.164 phone numbers to routable SIP URIs
Peer behind the magic curtain at how IMS networks route your VoLTE and VoNR calls, and how iFC (Initial Filter Criteria) achieve this.
Adding support for AMR Codec in FreeSWITCH
Short messaging can be anything but simple…
Unlocking Carrier Privileges through certificate on a UICC
These posts focus on the use of Diameter and SIP in an IMS / VoLTE context, however these practices can be equally applied to other networks. The Registration-Termination Request / Answer allow a Diameter Client (S-CSCF) to indicate to the HSS (Diameter Server) that it is no longer serving that user and the registration has […]
The Diameter User-Authorization-Request and User-Authorization-Answer commands are used as the first line of authorization of a user and to determine which Serving-CSCF to forward a request to.