• Why the Channel Should Champion Convergence
    From the biggest boardrooms in corporate America to the smallest privately held companies; across health care and financial services, manufacturing, retail and all industries in between; whether it's the CEO or the director of IT, the message for value-added resellers is ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • New Products
    ZYXEL UNVEILS XTREMEMIMO LINE X-550 802.11g XtremeMIMO Wireless Broadband Router ZyXEL Communications has unveiled its XtremeMIMO wireless networking product line that includes a router, cardbus adapter and USB adapter. Featuring Super G Wireless and multiple input-multiple ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Broadwing Honors Top Agents at Expo
    Broadwing Agent Channel Team Broadwing’s Zane Long (center) with Telarus’ Bill Samohod (left) and Lance Atkins (right) Broadwing’s Zane Long (left) and World Telecom Group’s Stacey McCormick Broadwing’s Zane Long (center) with TBI’s Ken Mercer (left) and Geoff Shepstone ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • Countdown to VoIP E911 Compliance
    With compliance deadlines for the FCC’s VoIP E911 Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking looming, let’s take a look at the specific obligations it requires with respect to customer notification, technical compliance and compliance reporting. While some of the ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • product news
    CLEARONE SHIPS RAV CONFERENCING SYSTEM Conferencing company ClearOne Communications Inc. is shipping its RAV business conferencing system for corporate meeting rooms. RAV is an audio conferencing system that includes an audio mixer, loudspeakers, microphones and a wireless ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
    Switchvox Serves SMBs to SOHOs Switchvox says it now offers versions of its IP PBX to serve both the SMB market and SOHOs. SOHOs can manage their extensions via an admin screen. “We have been listening closely to our customer feedback and by adding more advanced features to ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • reseller channel: FastLign Accelerates VoIP Entry
    Given high broadband penetration and relatively low cost of IP network infrastructure, it’s never been easier to become a telephone company. At the same time, launching VoIP services can be rather tricky considering time-to-market pressures, equipment and software ...More
    November 1, 2005 By Paula Bernier Posted in Articles, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • News Briefs
    Stealth Communications has launched 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
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • In Box
    On behalf of the John V. Budney Memorial Fund, thank you for supporting our 1st Annual Golf Tournament. Your sponsorship was essential to our success, and, as a result of your generosity, we raised a total of $71,938.47 for the fund. More than 250 golfers were in attendance ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles
  • U.S. LD Data Market Set to Grow
    As with the voice market, the U.S. longdistance data industry is undergoing significant transformation. Unlike the voice market, though, the data side of the longdistance industry is on the growth side of regulatory- and technology-driven migration — a reality that will ...More
    November 1, 2005 Posted in Articles