• Industry Leaders: Turn, Face the Change
    Adapt to change was the advice given to attendees at the CompTel/ASCENT convention in remarks by both the association’s CEO H. Russell Frisby Jr., Chairman Sherm Henderson, who is also president and CEO of Lightyear, and its keynote speaker Broadwing CEO David R. Huber. ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • ATLANTIC-ACM Honors Wholesale Carrier Performance
    Five global wholesalers were acknowledged for their performance in a ceremony yesterday marking ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2004 Global Wholesale Carrier Excellence Awards. The awards, which were presented by ATLANTIC-ACM CEO Dr. Judy Reed Smith in advance of a panel on global wholesale ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Two Veterans Join Transcom
    Two telecom veterans have joined Transcom Communications Inc., which operates a VoIP-network stretching into China, Mexico and Latin America and meet points in more than 125 cities. Ambuj Nayar has been named vice president of special projects for the company. He was ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Yak Communications Taps Profitec
    Toronto-based Yak Communications has selected Profitec Inc. (Booth 317) as its billing and OSS provider to support its emerging U.S. operation, Profitec has announced. The service provider is entering the U.S. market to sell dial-around and 1+ services to support its entry ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • How to Deliver VoIP Wholesale
    VoIP is the here and now, and competitive carriers are looking at the numerous ways to make money from this exploding technology. But there’s a lingering question as to whether it is profitable to deliver VoIP in a wholesale model. Today’s session, featuring PHONE+ Telecom ...More
    November 2, 2004 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • VoiceLog Offers Services Geared to Holiday Season
    It may be neither July nor Christmas, but VoiceLog LLC’s (Booth 416) “Christmas in July” promotion is available until Jan. 1. The offering provides short-term contracts for call center recording, monitoring and quality control services in the critical, but ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Virtual Back Office Software Offers Prepaid Module
    Virtual Back Office Software Inc. (Booth 516) now offers its Pre-Paid Central module. The feature allows local service providers to run a pre-paid UNE-P/resale service in addition to the post-paid local, long-distance, data, VoIP and wireless services already available ...More
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  • USCarrier Telecom Beefs Up Network
    Atlanta-based wholesale carrier USCarrier Telecom LLC (Booth 205) says it has made several improvements to its Southeastern network. USCarrier’s first project connected four telecom hotels in downtown Atlanta to enhance the metro network within the city limits. Another ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Teldata Control, Broadmargin Become Control Point Solutions
    Broadmargin and Teldata Control (Booth 319), both telecom expense management firms, have completed their merger. The new company, Control Point Solutions, will manage more than $7 billion in telecommunications expenses for carriers, large corporations, government and ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Step 9 Software Expands Offerings to VoIP
    Step 9 Software Corp. (Booth 724) is offering a VoIP customer-management solution the company says enables carriers to manage their customers’ migration from existing services to owned or hosted VoIP when the time is right for transition. The company has extended its ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News