• Qwest Lands Affinity Group Deal
    Qwest Communications International Inc. this week signed a new national agreement with MiCTA and the ATAlliance, making it the voice, data and IP services provider for the group’s members. MiCTA/ATA aggregates demand for products and services, including telecommunications, ...More
    November 3, 2005 Posted in News
  • Nuvio Files with Court to Stay FCC E911 Order
    Nuvio Corp., a provider of wholesale hosted PBX services, has taken another step in its efforts regarding the FCC’s June order giving VoIP service providers just 120 days to implement an E-911 service. After filing an appeal last week with the FCC, and waiting the required ...More
    November 2, 2005 Posted in News
  • How Competitive Carriers Are Affected by the Megamergers
    The FCC and DOJ this week approved the mergers of SBC-AT&T and Verizon-MCI, opening a new chapter in the history of this industry. To get the FCC’s green light, these industry giants agreed to offer naked DSL, backbone peering, and net neutrality, and freeze special ...More
    November 2, 2005 By Paula Bernier Posted in News
  • Sprint Nextel Signs Deals with Cablecos
    Sprint Nextel Corp. today made good on the rumors that it would partner with several cable companies to sell bundled wireless services – including pay TV – competing against the nation’s largest local phone companies. The joint venture among Sprint, Comcast Corp., Time ...More
    November 2, 2005 Posted in News
  • Qwest Reports Smaller Losses, Announces Shareholder Settlement
    Qwest Communications International Inc. narrowed its losses in the third quarter of 2005, reporting a small increase in revenue at $3.5 billion, compared to $3.45 billion a year earlier. Its operating expenses totaled $3.3 billion, a decline of 9 percent, or $326 million, ...More
    November 2, 2005 Posted in News
  • Telcordia Expands Solutions for MVNOs
    Telcordia said yesterday it has enhanced its Hosted Solutions for MVNOs to include a Wireless Application Gateway that helps users provide advanced services, differentiate their offers and reduce churn. Telcordia has incorporated 724 Solutions’ XMG WAP gateway and XAP ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in News
  • TMC Becomes Own Resp Org, Signs Partnership with Level 3
    Telecommunications provider TMC has become its own independent responsible organization (Resp Org), a designation that holds several benefits for agents and their customers. Being a Resp Org means users are able to manage their own toll-free numbers. This is especially ...More
    November 1, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • NextGenFone Resells VoX Service
    LTDN NextGenFone Ltd., a Dallas-based IP telephony service provider, has signed a deal to resell VoX Communications Inc.’s VoIP services to residential and business customers throughout the country. "We're excited to be offering VoX's VoIP services to our customers, who are ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in News
  • Why the Channel Should Champion Convergence
    From the biggest boardrooms in corporate America to the smallest privately held companies; across health care and financial services, manufacturing, retail and all industries in between; whether it's the CEO or the director of IT, the message for value-added resellers is ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • New Products
    ZYXEL UNVEILS XTREMEMIMO LINE X-550 802.11g XtremeMIMO Wireless Broadband Router ZyXEL Communications has unveiled its XtremeMIMO wireless networking product line that includes a router, cardbus adapter and USB adapter. Featuring Super G Wireless and multiple input-multiple ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles