• Start Gambling Early -- Register to Win Today!
    Don’t miss out on the Channel Partners Expo’s incredible prize giveaways! As always, one special “early bird” will win $1,000 cash as well as 3 nights’ stay at the FAH-bulous Venetian Resort Hotel Casino. If you are a qualified attendee* and you register by Feb. 2, you will ...More
    October 25, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Sprint Launches EV-DO Rev. A
    Sprint Nextel Corp. announced Tuesday it has implemented CDMA2000 EV-DO Revision A technology in San Diego, the first of 21 markets scheduled to be upgraded this year. It is the first carrier to commercially deploy the “super 3G” upgrade in the United States. Sprint's ...More
    October 24, 2006 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Last Mile Connections Names New CEO
    Last Mile Connections (LMC) said on Tuesday executive chairman Ron LeMay will take over as CEO and president. He replaces founder, president and CEO James Martino, who is stepping down after helping the company raise $33 million in investment capital. LeMay came to the ...More
    October 24, 2006 Posted in News
  • Covergence Offers Service for Avaya Customers
    With its recent designation as “Avaya compliant,” Covergence now can offer its Eclipse SIP security and management platforms to customers using Avaya Inc. IP telephony products. Covergence's platform enables businesses to connect their Avaya Communication Manager platforms ...More
    October 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • AT&T Reports Higher-Than-Expected Earnings
    AT&T Inc. beat analysts’ expectations with its third-quarter earnings as its net profits rose to 63 cents per share, compared to 47 cents a year earlier. The company’s net income was $2.2 billion, up 73.8 percent versus $1.2 billion in the third quarter of 2005. ...More
    October 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Brightpoint Partners to Sell Verizon Wireless Products
    Channel partners for mobile phone distributor Brightpoint Inc. now can target SMBs and mobile workers thanks to the company’s new deal with Verizon Wireless. Brightpoint announced on Monday that its subsidiary, Wireless Fulfillment Services LLC, will provision Verizon ...More
    October 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • VoIP Inc.’s Volo Tackles Network Expansion
    Volo Communications Inc., the CLEC subsidiary of VoIP Inc., said on Monday it has wrapped up the first phase of its facilities-based network expansion, passing through Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts and New York. The carrier’s footprint already covers much of the country, ...More
    October 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • So Much for the Rumor Mill
    It's quite clear why gossip has a bad rep -- it's almost always wrong or mostly wrong. Many in the agent community said the Broadwing-XO pairing was a sure thing. We now know that it wasn't. Broadwing has indeed made a match, but not with XO. The company has agreed to be ...More
    October 20, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Tele-Tech Releases SLC Index
    Tele-Tech Services Inc., a provider of local calling area, rating and routing data databases, has released the SLC Index, which helps CLECs keep their subscriber-line rates accurate. Because CLEC billing to end users is based on the wholesale provider’s subscriber-line ...More
    October 18, 2006 Posted in News
  • SYNNEX Enters Distribution Agreement With Wyse Technology
    SYNNEX Corp., an IT supply chain services company, announced Wednesday it has signed a distribution partnership agreement with Wyse Technology Inc. The agreement enables SYNNEX to sell the complete line of Wyse products. Wyse Technology, together with its partners, delivers ...More
    October 18, 2006 Posted in News