• New Global Telecom Teams up With DecisionOne
    New Global Telecom (NGT) announced at the Comptel PLUS Fall 2006 Conference & Expo a partnership with DecisionOne to offer nationwide field services for its 6DegreesIP customer community. 6DegreesIP is a branded suite of voice products available to service providers ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Phihong’s 30W Midspan Powers WiMAX Access Points
    The 30W one-port midspan from Phihong USA is now being implemented into high-power applications that implement IEEE’s 802.11N standard. Designated the POE30U Series, the midspan is designed to power wireless and WiMAX access points that require up to 24 watts of power. IEEE ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Competition Champion Succumbs to Lou Gehrig's Disease
    George Vinall, a former executive vice president of business development for Talk America, died over the weekend from the neuromuscular disease ALS -- or Lou Gehrig's disease, with which he was diagnosed seven years ago. Despite complications from the illness, Vinall ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Intelliverse Program Helps Service
    Intelliverse (Booth 620) has enhanced its private-label program to enable service providers to bring their own private-label residential or SMB VoIP service to market in as little as 14 days, said the company. Intelliverse’s Talking Planet line of VoIP services now can be ...More
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  • Thermo Credit Rolls Out Contract Financing, Funds CentricVoice
    Thermo Credit LLC (Booth 1006) is funding VoIP services provider CentricVoice Inc. with up to $1 million in receivables financing. And for the first time, Thermo Credit also is delving into contract financing. It is laying out an initial $500,000 in contract financing for ...More
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  • Covad Taps OSG for Direct Billing
    OSG Billing Services (Booth 215) will manage invoice presentment and distribution services for Covad Communications, a nationwide provider of integrated voice and data communications, located in San Jose, Calif. Covad has chosen OSG Billing Services to reduce costs ...More
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  • Profitec Announces New Support for Integrated VoIP/Telephony Resellers
    Profitec Billing Services (Booth 906) now offers a host of billing and support service enhancements specifically designed to meet the growing needs of resellers of integrated IP and telephony portfolio products. “Communications marketers selling from multiple product arenas ...More
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  • Consolidated Upgrades Network With Cisco’s Gear Multi-Service Transport Platform
    Consolidated Carrier Services (Booth 621) recently upgraded the infrastructure of its Texas-based network with the deployment of the Cisco Systems Inc. Multi-Service Transport Platform (MSTP 15454) DWDM system with ROADM capability. The carrier also completed new physical ...More
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  • Nextlink Offers Turnkey, Self-Serve Wireless Resale Options
    Nextlink Wireless Inc. (Booth 1102), one of the nation's largest wireless spectrum holders, launched a new reseller program for their customers' "middle mile" and "last mile" network connectivity requirements. The launch of this program follows the recent announcement that ...More
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  • International Capacity Panel to Examine Opportunities for CLECs
    While the overall market for international bandwidth appears to be improving, challenges remain depending on the markets being served. How can U.S.-based service providers successfully operate internationally, either directly or through partnerships? That’s just one of the ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News