Our mobile communications landscape is becoming increasingly complex. New technologies are being developed to meet consumers’ demands for more services and increased data rates. Meanwhile, critical infrastructure still relies on previous generations of mobile networks for machine-to-machine communications.
Against this backdrop, the need for effective collection for the intelligence community and law enforcement remains paramount. However, this can prove challenging as networks are becoming more multi-faceted, with equipment from different vendors, the advent of virtualization and cloud-based services, and the relentless increase in the speed and volume of transmitted data.