• reseller channel: News Briefs
    Broadband phone services provider BroadVoice Inc. has taken the wraps off its Corporate Partner Program for U.S. and international businesses. The program lets companies provide VoIP through BroadVoice’s branded, turnkey service offering. Partners receive a public Web site ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Get IP-Rich Quick
    Entrepreneurial vendors are coming up with creative ways to help small and medium businesses more quickly and less expensively harness the cost savings and innovative business applications possible with this VoIP technology. A few vendors, in particular, have new ...More
    November 1, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Bell-Friendly Policy Rewrite to Face Critics
    Intensifying support for telecom policy reform in Washington points to a sweeping revision of the rules that could go well beyond what the courts and the FCC have done previously to strengthen the competitive positions of the largest players.In both houses of Congress, ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Why Rip & Replace?
    VoIP is the hottest topic in premisesnetworking today, and justifiably so. It offers end-user businesses clear and tangible benefits, and offers resellers and integrators tremendous opportunities for designing, installing and maintaining new networks.But if VoIP is not ...More
  • Motorola Settles Lawsuit with Ex-Exec
    Motorola Inc. said today it has agreed to settle its lawsuit against its former president and COO, Mike Zafirovski. Zafirovski recently was named president and CEO of Nortel Networks, and Motorola claimed he had breached his non-compete, confidentiality and no-solicitation ...More
    October 31, 2005 Posted in News
  • Telcove Launches Wholesale 10gig Metro Ethernet Across Footprint
    TelCove today announced the availability of a 10 gigabit metro Ethernet service for dedicated point-to-point connectivity between locations within each of TelCove’s 70 markets in the Eastern United States. The service is available as a last-mile solution to carriers as well ...More
    October 31, 2005 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • PHONE+ to Host ‘Your Most Important Sales Meeting’
    The Spring 2006 Channel Partners Conference & Expo will be held March 1-3, 2006, at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. ...More
    October 31, 2005 Posted in News
  • Channel Partners Gets a New Look
    The March event in Las Vegas will mark the debut of a new logo and tagline, “Exclusively for Converged Solutions Providers.” ...More
    October 31, 2005 Posted in News
  • Megamergers a Go: FCC Approves Verizon-MCI, SBC-AT&T Combinations
    The FCC today approved the merger of Verizon Communications Inc. and MCI Inc. and the SBC Communications Inc. takeover of AT&T Corp. The Department of Justice late last week also gave the transactions its stamp of approval; today’s FCC approval clears the way for the ...More
    October 31, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • Level 3 to Buy WilTel for $680 Million
    Level 3 Communications Inc. said today it plans to acquire wholesale carrier WilTel Communications Group LLC, part of Leucadia National Corp. Level 3 will pay $370 million plus 115 million shares, which, based on Friday’s closing price of $2.70, comes out to about $310.5 ...More
    October 31, 2005 Posted in News