• U.S. LD Data Market Set to Grow
    As with the voice market, the U.S. longdistance data industry is undergoing significant transformation. Unlike the voice market, though, the data side of the longdistance industry is on the growth side of regulatory- and technology-driven migration — a reality that will ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Solutions Providers Converge on Chicago
    Click here to see the PDF. http://www.phoneplusmag.com/articles/5b1pg38.pdf Links Access One Inc. www.accessoneinc.comAmerican Telesis www.american-telesis.netARC Communications Ltd. www.arccom.comAvaya Inc. www.avaya.comCompTIA www.comptia.orgCSP Certification ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Round Table
    ... ON SPRINT NEXTEL CORP.’S OCT. 5 LAWSUIT AGAINST VONAGE HOLDINGS CORP., VOICEGLO HOLDINGS INC. AND THEGLOBE.COM INC. ASSERTING THESE COMPANIES HAVE WILLFULLY INFRINGED SEVEN PATENTS RELATING TO VOICE-OVER-PACKET TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPED BY SPRINT NEXTEL. THE CARRIER SEEKS AN ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • SMBs Send Security SOS
    The proliferation of worms, viruses, phishing, pharming and assorted other scams is requiring organizations to focus more resources on combating these threats. This is especially true among small and medium businesses (SMBs), those with 500 or fewer employees, that have ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Open-Source Opportunities
    If someone offered you a complete IP PBX for free, would you take it? That's the value proposition offered by telephony open-source software, a new industry segment that is seeing significant growth in deployments by service providers and even enterprises that want ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Exceeding Expectations
    There is a 15-year-old boy living in my house who claims to be my son. For those of you who have teens, you will understand when I say sometimes they do things that make you think that an alien has sucked the brains from their heads and snatched their bodies. This ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • channel news
    Posted: 01/2005 channel news IPtimize Acquires DTT Managed VoIP services provider IPtimize Inc. has acquired the assets of Denver-based Digital Telecom & Technology (DTT). DTT, a provider of IP telecom systems and IP integration services to businesses, specializes in IP ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • 8 Tips for Transitioning to IP Telephony
    There is much to consider when planning for an IP telephony deployment  from business requirements, to product evaluation and vendor selection, etc. However, there are many process issues that will require some effort and attention regardless of the product or vendor ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Product News
    INFO DIRECTIONS, ENSIM GIVE PROVIDERS CONVERGENT APPROACH OSS/BSS provider Info Directions has announced a joint marketing agreement with Ensim Corp., a software manufacturer for service providers who deliver converged hosted services. According to the terms of the ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • First Avenue, First Mover
    With the deregulation of copper access pipes, ISPs and CLECs looking for alternative customer access could consider deploying WiMAX or Wi-Fi in licensed bands. First Avenue Networks hopes to be a first mover in such a carrier-grade virtual broadband wireless access operator ...More
    November 1, 2005 By Tara Seals Posted in Articles, Ethernet/ MPLS