The Hyperledger Telecom Special Interest Group is focused on technical and business-level conversations about appropriate use cases for blockchain technology in the Telecom industry.
Telecom industry today has the most complex operations framework, involving many partners, vendors, customers, distributors, network providers. There are a lot of trust issues and transparency challenges due to the involvement of multiple entities, and no clear mechanism to track end-to-end activities of every entity and Blockchain can solve main issues in Telecom. Blockchain is a decentralized and distributed ledger technology, Trustless operability, Immutable and auditable.
Take a look at the Telecom SIG reading list for more background information and context about what this group is focused on.
Charter and Activities
The activities of the Telecom-SIG include:
Identifying related proofs of concepts, current pilot, use cases and functional architecture;
Working towards building Telecom Blockchain consortium;
Sharing stories of successes, failures, opportunities and challenges;
Identifying conferences or other opportunities to connect face to face, as well as submit talks or present as a group at an event.