• Level 3 to Buy Progress Telecom for $137 Million
    In another strategic acquisition that narrows the wholesale field, Level 3 Communications Inc. said today it is buying Progress Telecom LLC, a wholesale network services company based in St. Petersburg, Fla., although it has agreed not to touch certain parts of the ...More
    January 26, 2006 Posted in News
  • AudioCodes, Motorola Plan To Release First ATCA Products
    Two leading vendors of VoIP infrastructure, AudioCodes Ltd. and Motorola Inc., are nearing the first general-availability releases of products built for the ATCA platform. The release of new products was discussed in a panel, "Maximizing ATCA VoIP Application Performance," ...More
    January 26, 2006 Posted in News
  • DecisionOne Inks Nationwide VoIP Support Deals
    DecisionOne, a support services firm for IT, announced this week at the Internet Telephony Conference and Expo in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., agreements with Pandora Networks and FacetCorp to use DecisionOne's Desktop to DialTone service to install and support VoIP deployments, ...More
    January 26, 2006 Posted in News
  • XConnect Wins Dutch Cable Consortium VoIP Peering Contract
    In an agreement covering nearly half a million VoIP subscribers, a consortium of five cable operators in The Netherlands has chosen XConnect Global Networks Ltd. and its technology partner Kayote Networks Inc. to provide VoIP peering for their consumer VoIP services. The ...More
    January 26, 2006 Posted in News
  • Digium, Ranch Networks Offer Security Code for Asterisk
    Asterisk creator Digium, an Internet Telephony Conference & Expo exhibitor, has teamed with IP telephony network appliance provider Ranch Networks to create the first security code for the Asterisk open-source IP telephony platform. The code is available for download ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Citel Introduces Handset Gateways
    Citel Technologies Inc., which is exhibiting at the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo, has announced general availability of scalable 12 and 24 port SIP-based handset gateway products. The devices are meant to accelerate deployment of IP telephony services and ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Quintum Debuts Tenor AF, New Session Server
    Quintum this week at the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo is debuting two new products. The VoIP gateway maker yesterday introduced Tenor AF, which can be deployed in a branch office. It comes with eight analog or trunk interfaces in a gateway or termination ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Intec Unveils Wholesale Business Management
    BSS/OSS supplier Intec said yesterday it has released its latest convergent offering, Wholesale Business Management, that covers trading and routing, wholesale billing and settlement, and pre-processing and mediation. Intec said Wholesale Business Management will help ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • BroadSoft Signs LightEdge As New Customer
    BroadSoft Inc., which is exhibiting at the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo this week, said today LightEdge Solutions is using its IMS-compliant BroadWorks VoIP application platform to deliver VoIP services. LightEdge is a provider of converged data networking, VoIP ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Digital Realty Trust Expands Meet-Me-Room Facilities
    Digital Realty Trust Inc., an owner and manager of corporate data centers and Internet gateways, has announced recent agreements with eight new tenants in its Meet Me Rooms across the nation. Meet Me Rooms facilities allow telecom carriers and network service providers to ...More
    January 25, 2006 Posted in News