• The Winner's Circle
    When judging your opportunity in converged communications, here are some signs that you are looking at a winner:Mobility. Today's networks are evolving heavily toward mobility. Whether they are high-speed or low-speed, they enable users the freedom to move within the ...More
    June 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • News Briefs
    Partners in Intel Corp.'s Channel Connect and Collect (IC3) Broadband Program now can sell all of New Edge Networks' broadband networking services such as broadband Internet access, frame relay, managed, multisite VPNs and satellite. Intel has built an online interface for ...More
    June 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Round Table
    ...ON THE REGULATORY IMPLICATIONS OF THE REGIONAL PHONE COMPANIES DELIVERING TV SERVICES "As we look toward modernizing the Communications Act, we will need to consider what the appropriate statutory framework should be for IP-delivered video services."-Rep. Joe Barton ...More
    June 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Level 3 Upgrades Capacity with Digital Optical System
    Wholesaler Level 3 Communications Inc. announced it will upgrade the capacity of its optical network in the United States and Europe using a new “digital optical” networking system based on photonic integrated circuits that rolled out last spring by Infinera Communications. ...More
    May 26, 2005 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • Camvera Networks, PowerNet Global Communications Team
    Service provider PowerNet Global Communications is partnering with Camvera Networks, a wireless broadband systems integration and management company, to trial VoIP services over fixed wireless networks. If all goes as planned, those services will be available through ...More
    May 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Fionda Looks to CommPartners for VoIP
    Master agency Fionda LCC has selected wholesale VoIP operator CommPartners as the underlying provider for its FonVantage broadband phone service. “We have been evaluating VoIP services to deliver to our customers, and found CommPartners’ network offered the most robust ...More
    May 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Premiere Global Relies on Convedia Media Servers
    Conferencing provider Premiere Global Services Inc. is using Convedia Corp.’s media servers as part of its VoIP conferencing and collaboration platform. Convedia's CMS-6000 and CMS-1000 Media Servers will power a number of Premiere Global's offerings, including its ...More
    May 26, 2005 Posted in News
  • Qwest Backs Out of Fight for MCI
    After months of back-and-forth offers to try and buy MCI Inc., Qwest Communications International Inc. has pulled out of the fight for the ailing carrier, which stands to be acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. Qwest Chairman and CEO Richard Notebaert at a shareholders ...More
    May 25, 2005 Posted in News
  • AccessLine Introduces VoIP Volume Service for Carriers, Others
    AccessLine Communications, a provider of hosted and managed voice services, said today it has expanded its VoIP portfolio with its new VoIP Volume Service for business, available on a wholesale basis. The company says carriers are its primary target, but the product also ...More
    May 24, 2005 Posted in News
  • BellSouth Provisions Directory Assistance for Canada, Puerto Rico
    BellSouth Corp. said today it now offers U.S. carrier customers international wholesale directory assistance for Canada and Puerto Rico. The offering lets carriers provide services including national directory assistance, enhanced directory assistance and international ...More
    May 23, 2005 Posted in News