• 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
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • 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
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • 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
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • 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
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • 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
  • DSET Launches Enhanced Gateway Product Suite
    Building on its service bureau operations and legacy gateway products for competitive service providers, DSET Corp. (Booth 719) has launched an enhanced gateway applications product suite that electronically bridges the CRM and order management systems of different trading ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • VoiceLog’s URU Validates Customer Info
    VoiceLog LLC (Booth 1007) has added a new feature to its third-party verification platform. URU (pronounced You are You) validates, not just verifies, a customer’s information in real time. For example, during an online sales transaction, URU obtains the name, address, ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Workshop Helps CLECs Survive in Era of Consolidation
    In an era of unprecedented consolidation, CLEC executives need to know how to keep their companies afloat or make them attractive to prospective buyers. The workshop “Financial & Strategic Actions for Success” slated for this afternoon at 3:10 p.m. will do just that — ...More
    October 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • Vanco Launches NetDirect
    Virtual network operator Vanco (Booth 601) at the COMPTEL PLUS Convention and EXPO launched Vanco NetDirect, designed to give customers greater DSL access to Direct Internet Access, as well as MPLS coverage. Customers select and provision the services through a Web portal. ...More
    October 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • Citynet Expands Footprint in Pennsylvania, Ohio
    Citynet Wholesale (Booth 821), a facilities-based broadband service provider for Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets, announced it will continue its network expansion, adding 11 new markets by year’s end. Several new markets are nearing completion in Ohio, including Delaware, Marion, ...More
    October 9, 2006 Posted in News