Do not be surprised if customers start abandoning the use of phone numbers to exclusively rely on OTT voice services instead.
European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager echoed telco lobbyists who say over half of all internet traffic leads to just six US firms.
After insisting telcos are tax cheats, Global Voice Group now wants to be paid to process transactions it has already been paid to audit.
The widespread adoption of origin based pricing in Europe is effectively a stealth tax that further encourages customers to switch to OTT services.
Some customers could not connect to the new Disney+ video streaming service, whilst others found their accounts had been hacked already.
Presenting charges on behalf of over-the-top providers will make it harder to detect fraud and resolve billing complaints.
Porter Bibb, the famous American financier and media producer, believes Netflix will have to introduce adverts to boost revenues, but this will prompt its decline.
Oculeus CEO Arnd Baranowski says the IP addresses of PBX hackers can and should be blocked before they succeed.
As telcos transform into digital service providers they will increasingly rely on analytics to manage new risks.
RA teams must repeatedly review their scope and methods if they are to avoid stagnation.