• Info Directions Lands Upgrade Deal
    Info Directions, a top maker of billing, rating order management and workflow systems for telecom operators, announced that service provider New Horizon Communications (NHC) of Waltham, Mass., is upgrading to its CostGuard.NET OSS/BSS Software. NHC will use CostGuard.NET in ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News
  • One Communications Consolidates Direct Billing, Increases Marketing Efforts with OSG
    OSG Billing Services is using the COMPTEL PLUS show this week as an opportunity to promote its recent win to manage invoice presentment and distribution services for One Communications, the largest privately held CLEC in the United States. The service provider was created ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News
  • Grande Employs Next-Gen Tellabs System, Increases Service
    Grande Communications announced it is upgrading its network with the Tellabs 7100 optical transport system to provide next-generation capabilities to carriers using transport circuits within Grande’s network. The upgrade will concentrate on the demand for advanced wholesale ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News, Ethernet/ MPLS
  • Defining and Questioning the Value of VoIP Peering
    Peering between VoIP providers has gotten a lot of press in recent months, but the session “VoIP 3.0 - Interoperability in 2007,” held today at COMPTEL PLUS, will do more than just rehash the definitions and prospects for VoIP peering. It actually will question the value of ...More
    February 28, 2007 By Paula Bernier Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • FeatureTel Deploys Tekelec 6000 VoIP Application Server
    Facilities-based carrier FeatureTel LLC is delivering managed VoIP services to businesses in the southeastern United States with the help of Tekelec’s 6000 VoIP Application Server. The product enables hosted PBX services. “We selected the Tekelec 6000 because it supports ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News
  • Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard to Deliver COMPTEL Opening Keynote
    When it comes to achieving professional evolution in the face of intense competition and ever-changing business environments, few former athletes have achieved more and have more to share with COMPTEL’s membership than longtime boxing world champion turned broadcaster, ...More
    February 28, 2007 By Bob Wallace Posted in News
  • DCI Voice Solutions Strengthens Global Sales Team
    DCI Voice Solutions announced the appointment of two new senior national business managers: Patrick Murphy and Robert Condito. Murphy and Condito, both former senior carrier account executives for XO Communications Inc., have joined DCI under the ranks of Vice President of ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Pulsecom Introduces Ethernet Extension Module
    Pulsecom announced this week the latest addition to the Pulsecom Easy Access family, the OE 10/100BT Ethernet Extension module. This module provides optical transport of one full-rate 10/100 BaseT interface over a standard OC3 rate fiber pair, enabling fast and inexpensive ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News, Ethernet/ MPLS
  • telx Provides Linking Services for Powwow Virtual
    telx is working with Powwow Virtual, a planned spinoff of the Human Productivity Lab, to create a solution to link disparate telepresence and visual collaboration networks in centralized peering locations within telx facilities nationwide. The Human Productivity Lab is a ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Citynet to Reach 17 New Markets in 2007
    Citynet Wholesale, a facilities-based broadband service provider for underserved Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets, announced plans to make significant capital investments to expand its network in 2007. The planned network expansion will allow Citynet to provide service to 17 new ...More
    February 28, 2007 Posted in News, Ethernet/ MPLS, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony