• Martin Names New Wireless Legal Advisor
    FCC Chairman Kevin Martin said today Fred Campbell will serve as his legal advisor for wireless issues. Campbell most recently was an attorney advisor in the wireline competition bureau. Before joining the commission, Campbell worked as an attorney for the law firm of ...More
    December 2, 2005 Posted in News
  • NCIC Signs Deal with Telmex
    NCIC Operator Services, provider of domestic, wholesale and inmate operator services, says it has signed the first Mexico Collect Call agreement with Telmex, Mexico’s national phone company. NCIC is using its own switch and live operators to complete the collect calls to ...More
    December 2, 2005 Posted in News
  • Interland to Buy Web.Com
    Web site and Internet hosting provider Interland Inc. has signed an agreement to buy assets from Web Internet LLC and Web Service Company Inc. including the domain name Web.com and its trademark rights, for $4.4 million. The deal is also expected to include approximately ...More
    December 1, 2005 Posted in News
  • reseller channel: News Briefs
    Virginia-based CLEC Talk America Holdings Inc. has signed a commercial agreement with the ILEC subsidiaries of SBC Communications Inc., the company’s largest network supplier. Talk America says the deal means customers will experience a “seamless transition” from SBC’s ...More
    December 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • ATLANTIC-ACM Delivers Global Wholesale Carrier Excellence Awards
    (From left to right) Michael Crimmins, vice president, North American sales, iBasis; Robert Brejcha, vice president, MCI; Judy Reed Smith, CEO, Atlantic-ACM; Kathryn Morrissey, president, global wholesale, AT&T; Sherry Charles, vice president, wholesale markets, ...More
    December 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Partner Channel: US LEC Provides Agents Key To VoD
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    December 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Made to Order
    A market for specialized wireless solutions to business problems is proliferating: Companies with field forces and in vertical markets like health care can leverage a dizzying array of mobile applications to improve productivity and digitize the paper trail.Increasingly, ...More
    December 1, 2005 By Tara Seals Posted in Articles
  • DeLovely DeWired
    Hybrid networks are driving sophistication in the back office: WiMAX is here, while Wi- Fi mesh deployments, broadband wireless access resale and MVNO plays are becoming increasingly common — and many service providers are adding wireless networks to their existing ...More
    December 1, 2005 By Tara Seals Posted in Articles
  • Wholesalers Add OCN Billing to IP Offers
    Two leading wholesale carriers announced in October IP services offers with access-based billing schemes for facilities-based carrier customers and similar granular billing for rebillers on the product road map.Qwest Communications International Inc., for example, announced ...More
    December 1, 2005 By Khali Henderson Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Survey: Partners Can’t Live on Commissions Alone
    Commissions on indirect telecom sales generally are going down, spurring two reactions: solutions providers either choose upfront compensation or make up losses by focusing on consulting services.PHONE+ magazine’s annual partner compensation survey reveals the monetary ...More
    December 1, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in Articles