• Working for the Weekend
    How many out-of-office messages did you get this week? I got loads. Yet,  here we are on the Friday before a holiday, working. Are we the last two? I jest, of course. I have to say there are a surprising number of people at work this week. I had more interviews this ...More
    December 22, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Telecom Companies Celebrate the Holidays
    Qwest, Avaya Help NORAD Track Santa Once again North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is tracking Santa, and Qwest Communications Inc. and Avaya Inc. are helping to make sure the communications tools are in place to make sure families can join the fun this ...More
    December 22, 2006 Posted in News
  • Coming Soon
    Coming Soon ...More
    December 20, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • SIPBox a Certified Polycom Reseller
    SIPBox, a maker of VoIP platforms for medium to large businesses, is now a certified Polycom Inc. reseller. As part of the designation, SIPBox recommends the use of Polycom VoIP phones in all of its telephony deployments. "Aligning ourselves with a leading technology vendor ...More
    December 20, 2006 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Qwest Expands Office Plus
    Qwest Communications International Inc. said Wednesday it has expanded its Office Plus service, which provides managed hosting, high-speed Internet and e-mail features for SMBs. The new Office Plus has additional hosting capabilities that allow SMBs to build their own Web ...More
    December 20, 2006 Posted in News
  • Verizon Reports 95% Response to Agent Contract
    Despite attempts to organize a boycott against Verizon’s new agent agreement, nearly 95 percent of the agents invited to participate in the 2007 Verizon Solutions Partner Program are expected to sign the contract, the company said. Shelley Murphy, vice president, Verizon ...More
    December 19, 2006 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • Brightpoint to Acquire CellStar
    Mobile phone distributor Brightpoint Inc. is buying rival distributor CellStar Corp. for $88 million in cash. The deal applies to CellStar’s assets and liabilities in its U.S. operations and the Miami-based division that targets Latin America. None of CellStar's operations ...More
    December 19, 2006 Posted in News
  • SimpleSignal Launches Incentive Program
    SimpleSignal Inc. has unveiled a VoIP agent incentive program called 45-45-45 -- agents will receive $4,500 if they sell 45 hosted VoIP seats in 45 days. “Towards the end of the year, many dealers can tend to lose steam,” said David Gilbert, president of SimpleSignal. “We ...More
    December 19, 2006 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Intelliverse Names New Vice President
    Intelliverse, a hosted IP communications provider, has appointed Paul Raveill as its vice president of wholesale services. Raveill will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s wholesale sales channel, including hosted VoIP and voice mail platforms. He helped found ...More
    December 19, 2006 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Panasonic Toughbooks Feature Sprint Broadband Services
    Panasonic Computer Solutions Co. and Sprint Nextel Corp. said Tuesday that the business-rugged Toughbook W5 and T5 notebooks will feature built-in support for Sprint Mobile Broadband services, including its upgraded EV-DO Rev. A service. With this certification, users can ...More
    December 19, 2006 Posted in News