• FCC Pushes VoIP Subscriber Acknowledgement Deadline to October
    The FCC once again has extended the deadline requiring VoIP service providers to get acknowledgement from subscribers that they might not have access to E911 calling. The commission in August had threatened to cut off subscribers who had not responded, but changed that ...More
    September 28, 2005 Posted in News
  • XO Division Adds Referral Categories to Partner Programs
    XO Communications Inc. said today that Concentric, its SMB hosting division, has added two new referral categories to its partner and referral programs. The new categories, Affiliates and Commissioned Agents, offer competitive referral payouts, XO says. It does not cost to ...More
    September 27, 2005 Posted in News
  • FCC Releases DSL Deregulation Order
    The FCC on Friday released the order on its decision earlier this summer to deregulate DSL. The document clarified the FCC’s August move to free the Bell companies from obligations to make their DSL networks available to independent Internet service providers. It was still ...More
    September 26, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • Konfer Uses sentitO System
    Wholesale carrier Konfer Technologies is using sentitO Networks’ ONX System 3 for delivery of circuit-switched transport and enhanced subscriber services across its national IP network.  Konfer is relying on sentitO’s technology to handle 10 million sessions of live ...More
    September 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Voilà IP Selects Atreus Provisioning Package
    Voilà IP Communications has chosen Atreus Systems’ Multi-Service Provisioning Solution to automate the delivery of its hosted VoIP service for businesses. Atreus is a supplier of VoIP and IP service provisioning software. Atreus’ automated VoIP provisioning will help Voilà ...More
    September 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • BroadVoice Unveils Corporate Partner Program
    Broadband phone services provider BroadVoice Inc. this week took 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 ...More
    September 23, 2005 Posted in News
  • Covad Launches TeleSoho
    Covad Communications Group Inc. this week unveiled higher bandwidth broadband service for SOHO and Internet users. The Covad TeleSoho 6mbps/768kbps broadband service offers users maximum download speeds of 6mbps, and upstream speeds of up to 768kbps. This means multiple ...More
    September 23, 2005 Posted in News
  • Brightpoint Signs 8th MNVO Customer
    Brightpoint Inc., a distributor that provides wireless devices and sales expansion help to its customers, said today it has signed a deal with its eighth MVNO customer. Brightpoint will provide XE Mobile LLC with inventory management, product fulfillment and distribution, ...More
    September 23, 2005 Posted in News
  • New York PSC Approves SBC, AT&T Merger
    The New York State Public Service Commission yesterday voted unanimously to approve the proposed merger of SBC Communications Inc. and AT&T Corp. The vote also applies to the companies’ subsidiaries that are certified to provide telecommunications services in New York ...More
    September 22, 2005 Posted in News
  • Stealth Launches Voice Peering Fabric in St. Louis
    Stealth Communications is launching its Voice Peering Fabric at the Bandwidth Exchange Buildings, a carrier hotel, in St. Louis. The Voice Peering Fabric is a distributed Ethernet network that functions as an exchange or meet-point for VoIP traffic. It is a private voice ...More
    September 21, 2005 Posted in News