Interoperability Data specifications and Settlement Group


Interoperability, Data specifications and Settlement Group is comprised of technical experts who are responsible for creating technical billing and settlement standards and operational processes, to support all GSMA initiatives.

The group is committed to providing flexible and innovative solutions which improve operations, optimize workflow, and enhance data transfer among mobile network operators, roaming hubs and agents.

It provides a forum for GSMA Operator Members and Industry Members (such as roaming hubs, financial clearing agents, data clearing houses, NRTRDE agents, and billing system providers) to collaborate and develop standard solutions for interoperability.

The group also provides support in providing a comprehensive framework of standardised B2B interfaces to support the mobile industry (exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of technical information and mobile payment information).

Key Topics

The following list provides a summary of active projects


What the Interoperability, Data specifications and Settlement Group Does


The IDS Group have face to face meetings and are held twice a year, with conference calls used to progress work between physical meetings

How to Get Involved

If you would like more information on any of the Interoperability, Data specifications and Settlement Group activities, please contact [email protected].  If you are interested in contributing then please contact [email protected] to become a GSMA Member.  Communications including liaison statements (from external bodies) should be sent to [email protected].