Ordering and Billing Forum (OBF)

OBF creates the collaborative standards and solutions that ensure accurate billing for the industry’s core services as well as emerging innovations. It is the industry’s go-to resource for resolving key issues and creating ordering, billing, provisioning and exchange of information solutions about access services as well as other connectivity between telecommunications customers and providers.


  • OBF is responsible for the development of documents to enable automated exchange of information needed to support Local, Access, and Wireless service ordering, along with the standards for inter-company billing and record exchange, for IP-based and TDM-based networks, a full listing of documents is available here.

Syed Mubeen Saifullah, Neustar
Ivy Braley, Sprint