• PointOne Announces StarPoint IP Business
    PointOne Communications Inc. (Booth 100) announced StarPoint IP Business, a hosted IP solution for enterprises that want to replace or curtail further investment in their PBX system. StarPoint IP Business allows customers to replace an existing PBX system or keep an ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • OSC Gets Good Marks, Enhances DA Services
    OSC (Booth 423) received outstanding results in the areas of customer care and customer fulfillment in an independent Paisley Group Ltd. audit on directory assistance, ranking it among the leaders in the industry. In the audit completed in July 2004, OSC achieved scores of ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • New Edge Networks VPN Road Show Stops in Orlando
    Culminating a road show promoting IP VPNs, New Edge Networks (Booth 105) is presenting the final seminar of the series during this week’s CompTel/ASCENT show. New Edge CEO Dan Moffat was on the road in major U.S. cities throughout September teaching agents why VPNs are hot ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Matrix Telecom Assembles CLEC Co-op
    Matrix Telecom debuted a new wholesale service called Network Matrix, which is designed to give CLECs the ability to offer customers seamless nationwide service. Network Matrix is a kind of CLEC cooperative, explains Rick Nagel, director of wholesale for Network Matrix. ...More
    November 1, 2004 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • Merit Network Taps Looking Glass
    Merit Network Inc., a non-profit corporation, has selected Looking Glass Networks Inc. (Booth 220) to provide dark fiber supporting Internet connectivity in the Chicago metropolitan area. Based in Ann Arbor, Mich., Merit Network was America’s first regional research and ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Lightyear Gets XSTREAM
    Lightyear Network Solutions LLC (Booth 604) has announced strategic partnerships with Level 3 Communications Inc. (Booth 710), Covad Communications Group Inc. and Sylantro Systems Corp. to deliver Lightyear’s new XSTREAM, a suite of VoIP and broadband products for business ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Session: Use Networks to Full Advantage
    It’s a practice that has become extremely familiar in recent years to companies in the telecom industry: leveraging existing network assets to any extent possible while still meeting customer needs. That’s the theme of today’s session “Leveraging Your Existing Network.” ...More
    November 1, 2004 By Paula Bernier Posted in News
  • IPCC Signs Agreement Promoting VoIP
    The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC, Booth 717) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CompTel/ASCENT under which the two organizations will work to accelerate the adoption of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and packet ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Info Directions Introduces E-Finity Module
    Info Directions Inc. has added new e-commerce capabilities to benefit service providers and channel sales members with the release of the E-Finity module for the CostGuard.NET OSS/BSS. “The development of E-Finity creates a significant opportunity for service providers and ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Panel Looks Beyond U.S. Borders
    Where are the current competitive opportunities for U.S. service providers in Latin America, Europe and Asia? A panel of international telecom experts assembled at the CompTel/ASCENT trade show today will explore the prospects and challenges facing service providers in ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News