The process was initiated by OUR, the Regulator of Jamaica, but the Operators are the owners of the system. Operator involved in the system are:
Mobile and Fixed Number Portability Solution
The solution implemented in Jamaica is a Centralized database solution with Inter Operator Communications. It follows the standard number porting process for Fixed with IVR validation and for Mobile with SMS text message validation.
Project timelines: 3 months from start implementation to go live!
Operators can reduce costs to a minimum by keeping track of their devices and their customers.
This process was initiated by NCA, the regulator of Ghana, in close cooperation with the mobile operators.