• Ethernet Galore
    Ethernet technology — from switching to optical transport to edge services — is becoming pervasive. It’s the primary in-building wired solution, and a candidate for preferred technology in the network. Tomorrow’s session looks at Ethernet from all sides — carrier needs, ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • XO Upgrades Fraud Management Software with Equinox’s Protector 10
    Nashville-based Equinox Information Systems (Booth 217) announced that XO Communications Inc. (Booth 505) has upgraded its telecom fraud management software to Protector 10. Equinox’s Protector 10 provides real-time fraud protection to carriers by identifying instances in ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Covaro Supports Ethernet over DS3s
    Covaro Networks Inc. (Booth 808) has released a product that lets carriers deliver Ethernet services over DS3 systems. The CC-301 product — customer premises equipment about the size of a DSL modem — includes a feature Covaro calls Etherjack that lets carriers determine the ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • CEOs Upbeat Despite Regulatory Picture
    Participants in today’s CEO Forum at CompTel/ASCENT generally are upbeat about the industry as a whole and their particular companies’ prospects for success. That will be a key focus of discussion during the panel. Also expect discussion on the impact of new regulatory ...More
    November 1, 2004 By Paula Bernier Posted in News
  • C-CAMS Adds Workflow Management Module
    C-CAMS Inc. (Booth 103) has introduced its all-new workflow management module — the latest extension of its enterprise suite of customer care and service applications designed for telcos, ISPs and public service/utility providers. The workflow management module is ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Callipso Offers Direct IP Peering to Network
    Callipso, which is being acquired by PointOne Communications, has announced the availability of Internet and private IP connections to its VoIP network, so customers can avoid traditional TDM interfaces. The move offers several advantages to service providers, says the ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • Broadwing Launches PRIorityConnect
    Broadwing Communications LLC (Booth 611) has launched Broadwing PRIorityConnect, a service that allows carriers and enterprises to expand their service footprints without purchasing and deploying additional network infrastructure. PRIorityConnect is an intra/interLATA ...More
    November 1, 2004 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • BillSoft Releases EZFile Compliance Filing Tool
    BillSoft Inc. recently announced the release of EZFile, a compliance filing solution. The software joins the company’s flagship EZTax taxation software, EZGeo and EZData as the latest component in BillSoft’s Total Tax Solution. EZFile is designed to simplify the tax filing ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • BellSouth, Granite Sign Long-Term Commercial Agreement
    BellSouth Corp. and Granite Telecommunications (Booth 323) announced they’ve signed a long-term commercial agreement for the provisioning of wholesale local phone services throughout the nine-state BellSouth region in the Southeast. The deal brings to 22 the number of ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News
  • 3PV Weathers Hurricane Charley
    3PV - Third Party Verification (Booth 316) is showcasing disaster-recovery planning at the CompTel/ASCENT Fall show by using real-life experience gleaned from surviving Hurricane Charley, which ripped through southern and central Florida in August, causing damage with an ...More
    November 1, 2004 Posted in News