Partners – Industry Alliances
United by a common goal of eliminating all forms of messaging abuse, Cloudmark is associated with key, global industry alliances that provide a forum to educate all members of the messaging ecosystem, including vendors, subscribers and partners.
Cloudmark is an active member of the following organizations:
National Cyber Security Awareness Organization
Cloudmark is an official partner of the National Cyber Security Awareness Organization (staysafeonline.org), and is committed to the mission to educate and empower the digital society to use the Internet they use, the networks they connect to, and shared digital assets.
The GSMA represents the interests of the worldwide mobile communications industry. Spanning 219 countries, the GSMA unites nearly 800 of the world's mobile network operators, as well as more than 200 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset makers, software companies, equipment providers, Internet companies, and media and entertainment organizations. The GSMA is focused on innovating, incubating and creating new opportunities for its membership, all with the end goal of driving the growth of the mobile communications industry.
Messaging Anti-Abuse Work Group
The Messaging Anti-Abuse Work Group (MAAWG) is an independent non-profit coalition of worldwide carriers and technology providers. MAAWG is dedicated to solving messaging abuse through the following directives: collaboration, best practices, technology development, and developing a cohesive point of view on public policy. Cloudmark is a key contributor and sponsor of MAAWG.
CTIA - The Wireless Association
CTIA - The Wireless Association® is an international nonprofit membership organization that has represented the wireless communications industry since 1984. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. The association advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. CTIA also coordinates the industry's voluntary efforts to provide consumers with a variety of choices and information regarding their wireless products and services.
Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)
The Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) is an industry association focused on eliminating identity theft and fraud. This organization provides a forum to discuss phishing issues, and share information as well as best practices. Cloudmark is a sponsoring vendor of APWG.
The Global IT Association for Telecommunications (ETIS) brings together the major telecommunications providers in Europe on key information and communication technology issues. The mission of ETIS is to enable its members to improve their business performance by personal exchange of information on using ICT effectively. ETIS achieves this by engaging its members in various working groups, sharing best-practices, benchmarking, web-based information services, discussion forums, EU projects, workshops and conferences.
Eco is the registered association of German internet enterprises. Its aim is to enhance the commercial use of the internet, thereby strengthening Germany's position both in the global internet economy and as a business location in general. As a body, eco sees itself as the advocate and mouthpiece of German internet business in all relevant political, legislative and international groupings. It currently represents 300 members, promoting their commercial development as well as providing advice and support to companies whose products and services are available via the internet. All of the approximately 150 major providers that form the backbone of the German internet are members of eco.
Open Mobile Alliance (OMA)
The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) was formed in June 2002 by nearly 200 companies including the world's leading mobile operators, device and network suppliers, information technology companies and content and service providers. The fact that the whole value chain is represented in the OMA marks a change in the way specifications for mobile services are done. Rather than keeping the traditional approach of organizing activities around "technology silos," with different standards and specifications bodies representing different mobile technologies, working independently, the OMA is aiming to consolidate into one organization all specification activities in the service enabler space.
Telecom Council Silicon Valley
The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley connects companies and individuals involved in the region's Communications Technology industry with one another for business development, collaboration, and education. Using our network, tools, framework, and meetings to bring together the local telecom industry's critical mass of businesses, research, ideas, capital, and human expertise - the Council is a hub for telecom professionals.
Financial Services Technology Consortium (FSTC)
Financial Services Technology Consortium (FSTC) is an industry research organization comprised of banks, financial service firms, industry partners, national laboratories, universities and government agencies. Its goal is to promote interoperable, open-standard technologies for the financial services industry. FSTC projects focus on industry collaboration to enable new products, reduce costs and expand market reach. FSTC provides a unique forum for financial institutions and vendors to take new ideas to the marketplace. Cloudmark is an active member of the FSTC.