• Tollgrade Completes Emerson Acquisition
    Tollgrade Communications Inc., a developer of test systems for telecom and cable companies, has completed its acquisition of the wireline test system unit of Emerson Network Power, Energy Systems, North America Inc., a subsidiary of Emerson. Emerson Network Power provides ...More
    February 27, 2006 Posted in News
  • eLEC to Buy Liberty Bell Telecom
    eLEC Communications Corp., the parent company of VoIP services provider, VoX Communications Corp., said today it plans to acquire Liberty Bell Telecom LLC, a Colorado CLEC founded by consumer advocate Tom Martino. Liberty Bell's president, Jay Weber, will assume an ...More
    February 27, 2006 Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Shutdown Decision Put on Hold
    U.S. District Judge James R. Spencer said he will rule later as to whether BlackBerry mobile e-mail service should be shut down in the United States, after a much-anticipated hearing this morning. Spencer chastised both sides for failing to settle their dispute in the ...More
    February 24, 2006 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Long Time Supporter
    I would like to take a moment to send out a special “Thank You” to all of our recurring exhibitors. Companies that return to Channel Partners year after year, show after show, contribute to making the show the valuable networking tool that it is. Several such companies have ...More
    February 23, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • 4TelecomHelp to Offer Tangoe TEM Services
    Tangoe Inc., a provider of telecom expense management (TEM) software and services, said today it has signed a partnership agreement with Pennsylvania-based consulting firm 4TelecomHelp. 4TelecomHelp will add Tangoe’s Communications Management Platform (CMP) software to its ...More
    February 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • InMage Starts Channel Program
    InMage Systems, a developer of disaster recovery software for enterprises, this week launched its Command-DR channel program for resellers and systems integrators. DR-Scout is InMage’s business continuity platform, and the company said it offers high margins. The InMage ...More
    February 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Google, EarthLink Bid on SF Wi-Fi
    Google Inc. and EarthLink have submitted a joint proposal to provide city-wide Wi-Fi in San Francisco. Their bid includes free access with 300kbps downstream and online advertising, along with a 1mbps ad-free premium service offered for $20 per month. The implementation ...More
    February 23, 2006 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Channel Partners Expo on Telecom LIVE! Web Radio
    PHONE+ Editor Khali Henderson and NTT Communications' Michael Wheeler talk about opportunities for indirect sales partners to capitalize on global trends in telecom. ...More
    February 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Interland to Adopt Web.com Name
    Wholesale Web hosting company Interland Inc. next month will change its name to Web.com Inc. Interland in December bought Web.com, acquiring approximately 9,000 additional subscribers, and said yesterday its name change will help it align more closely with its core Web ...More
    February 22, 2006 Posted in News
  • XO Expands VoIP Services Bundle
    XO Communications Inc. said today it has expanded its VoIP services bundle, XOptions Flex. Businesses now can use XOptions Flex with their existing PBX equipment or digital key systems, and can support locations with up to 160 employees. The company said nearly a third of ...More
    February 22, 2006 Posted in News