• EMC Unveils New Correlation, Analysis Software
    EMC Corp. on Monday unveiled two enhanced correlation and analysis software platforms, the EMC Smarts MPLS Manager 1.3 and EMC Smarts Network Protocol Manager (NPM) 2.0. Smarts MPLS Manager 1.3 allows service providers to manage their next-generation MPLS-based VPNs. ...More
    September 11, 2006 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • iBasis Announces Multi-Codec Support, Deal With SunRocket
    iBasis announced at the VON show its DirectVoIP Transcoding, which offers real-time media translation capabilities that enable service providers to use a variety of specialized codecs to send voice calls over iBasis’ global VoIP network without loss of quality or the cost ...More
    September 11, 2006 By Khali Henderson Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Nortel Modifies SMB Strategy
    Nortel is introducing modifications to its SMB program that will allow new and existing VARs access to pre-defined SMB voice and data packages. In addition, Nortel is introducing an accreditation program with pre- and post-sales training curriculum that it says will help ...More
    September 8, 2006 Posted in News
  • Greasing the Skids for VoIP Sales
    VoIP gear makers and VoIP carriers are getting together to create bundles to ease sales of VoIP services to SMBs. This is great news for channel partners as they can now provide customers with a service and CPE solution that's already interoperable and preconfigured. The ...More
    September 8, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Comstar Enhances Comstar Dealer Zone
    Comstar Interactive recently announced the 10.6.0 version of its Comstar Dealer Zone, a Web-based service that allows Comstar sales partners to activate new merchants, edit existing merchant accounts, order products and services, and view user guides and marketing material. ...More
    September 8, 2006 Posted in News
  • Intec Closes EUR Systems Acquisition
    Intec Telecom Systems Plc has announced the completion of its acquisition of the operating assets of EUR Systems. EUR assets will be added to Intec's existing service bureau operations in North America to offer a comprehensive suite of end-user and wholesale billing and BPO ...More
    September 8, 2006 Posted in News
  • Qwest Teams with Premier Partner to Serve Buca Restaurants
    Qwest Communications International Inc. has signed a three-year agreement with BUCA Inc., operator of Italian restaurants under the names Buca di Beppo and Vinny T's of Boston in 28 states and the District of Columbia. Qwest worked with Qwest Business Partner Program (QBPP) ...More
    September 7, 2006 Posted in News
  • Videotron Taps Highdeal for Quad-Play Pricing, Rating
    Highdeal SA Inc., a provider of pricing, rating and charging solutions, on Thursday announced that Videotron Ltd. has selected Highdeal Transactive for its billing infrastructure. Videotron, which provides cable television and telephony, as well as interactive multimedia ...More
    September 7, 2006 Posted in News
  • IPcelerate Announces New Gold Partner
    IPcelerate Inc. recently announced it has signed a Gold Partnership agreement with Alexander Open Systems Inc. (AOS), which specializes in IP telephony, security, storage, managed services and LAN/WAN. "We are looking forward to collaborating with AOS in providing their ...More
    September 7, 2006 Posted in News
  • TIA Appoints New President
    Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) President Matthew J. Flanigan announced at TIA's Summer 2006 Board of Directors Meeting last month that he will retire from his position with the association on Dec. 31 of this year. TIA's board of directors voted unanimously at ...More
    September 6, 2006 Posted in News