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Robocall identification solution to alert call recipients

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Inteliquent partners with Neustar for robocall mitigation solution

CHICAGO — Inteliquent, a leading provider of communications services, announced today it is incorporating a robocall mitigation solution provided by Neustar, Inc., a leading global information services provider. Inteliquent will continue to deliver all calls and Caller ID Name (CNAM) information as it always has. However, with this new functionality, if the call is identified as a potential fraudulent call or illegal robocall, a warning will appear in the Caller ID.

“Because problems with illegal robocalling continue to plague the public switched telephone network, we believe it is critical to deploy innovative solutions, which will help protect our customers,” said Surendra Saboo, Inteliquent’s president. It’s all part of our overall mission to provide added value to our customers,” Saboo added.

The Neustar Robocall Mitigation solution relies on a number of authoritative data sources, a proprietary model for reliable behavior analysis, and call tracking to accurately detect possible illegal robocalling and other suspicious calling activity. The enhancement to Inteliquent’s CNAM service will alert customers to problematic calling behaviors by providing real-time insight to help them decide whether they should answer those incoming calls.

“As the largest provider of caller ID services in the U.S., we help organizations detect possible illegal robocalls and other call fraud in near real-time, and proactively identify major offenders. We are thrilled to partner with Inteliquent to provide them with the insights and analytics needed to deliver exceptional customer experiences,” said James Garvert, vice president and general manager, Neustar Communications Solutions.

About Inteliquent

Inteliquent empowers communications for the top communication service providers, unified communications as a service providers and partners. The foundation of Inteliquent’s communications platform as a service (CPaaS) is its fully redundant, geo-diverse, carrier-grade tier 1 network. This network is trusted by the nation’s largest service providers, as it provides the most expansive footprint of local phone numbers in the United States and billions of minutes of traffic on the network annually.

About Neustar

Neustar, Inc. is a leading global information services provider driving the connected world forward with responsible identity resolution. As a company built on a foundation of Privacy by Design, Neustar is depended upon by the world’s largest corporations to help grow, guard and guide their businesses with the most complete understanding of how to connect people, places and things. Neustar’s unique, accurate and real-time identity system, continuously corroborated through billions of transactions, empowers critical decisions across our clients’ enterprise needs. More information is available at home.neustar.