• Regulatory Workshop to Explore Weighty Issues
    Hazy VoIP oversight. Megamergers. No more UNE-P mandates. Reclassification of the Bells’ DSL services. So much is happening in the regulatory landscape it can be hard to keep up. Thursday’s regulatory workshop, “New Landscape, New Challenges,” sponsored by Dickstein Shapiro ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Cellular One, Equinox Ink Deal
    Equinox Information Systems (Booth 718) has announced that Cellular One of East Central Illinois has licensed Equinox’s Collector and TeleLink products. The platforms will integrate with Cellular One’s Ericsson AXE10 and Nokia switches. Collector provides real-time delivery ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • C-CAMS Opens New Office in Costa Rica
    C-CAMS Inc. (Booth 1004) has opened a new office in Costa Rica, which the company said is the first of several moves to establish international offices that will broaden its range of insourcing and outsourcing back-office support to the telecommunications industry. C-CAMS ...More
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  • Discover Your Place in the New VoIP Ecosystem
    Biology's concept of the ecosystem is being applied to the emerging VoIP environment, which participants say is hard-pressed to exist at all without a number of specialized providers working together to deliver service to an end customer and return to its contributors a ...More
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  • UDP Adds Customers to Roster
    UDP (Booth 619) has finalized billing service agreements with a number of communication companies: Valley Telephone Cooperative, an ILEC in Ramondville, Texas; ATX Communications, a provider of voice, data and network security services; OneEighty Networks, a provider of ...More
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  • Citynet Takes Unconventional Approach to Service Delivery
    By taking an unconventional approach to service delivery and network planning, where provisioners do more than just provisioning and designers are not limited to network design, Citynet (Booth 821) executives said the company is reducing standard service intervals. ...More
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  • Martin Group Enters Agreement With Harris Corp.
    Martin Group (Booth 614) has partnered with the NetBoss business unit of Harris Corp. to bundle and resell Martin Group’s OMNIA and OASIS integrated software solution with the NetBoss suite of network management and service assurance solutions. The bundled offering will ...More
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  • BeQuick Software Offers IVR Service to QuickTel Users
    BeQuick Software Inc. (Booth 306) said it now offers IVR service that integrates with its hosted OSS and billing product called QuickTel. The IVR tool allows customers to check their balance, receive information on their last payment and hear when their next payment is due. ...More
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  • AFS Takes Over USCarrier’s Daily Operations, Gets Board Seats
    American Fiber Systems (AFS), a provider of data networks to carriers and large enterprises, has acquired equity interest in USCarrier Telecom LLC (Booth 709), a wholesale provider in the southeastern United States. The transaction makes AFS the single largest shareholder ...More
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  • Roundtable Presents Wholesale Survival Tips
    Convergence and consolidation are among the factors changing the carrier landscape, and urging wholesalers to revisit and reinvent their business models. To discuss the changes in the market as well as trends and opportunities, COMPTEL has assembled a panel of wholesale ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News