• TelCove Introduces New Storage Services
    TelCove, a provider of telecommunications services to enterprises and carriers, today introduced three on-net business continuity/disaster recovery storage services for small, medium, and large customers. The services, part of TelCove’s business continuity/disaster recovery ...More
    September 19, 2005 Posted in News
  • FCC Addresses Hurricane Katrina Response, Aftermath
    FCC Chairman Kevin Martin today announced three initiatives as communications remain spotty along the Gulf Coast, and as providers work around the clock to restore services. At the group’s monthly meeting – which was moved from Washington, D.C., to Atlanta, at BellSouth ...More
    September 15, 2005 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • TelTel Rolls out SVNO Program
    Peer-to-peer SIP service provider TelTel has launched its SIP Virtual Network Operators (SVNO) Partnership Program, modeled after wireless MVNO programs. The setup means ISPs, ITSPs, CLECs, carriers and other providers can offer VoIP and other SIP-based services without ...More
    September 15, 2005 Posted in News
  • Arbinet Expands in Asia
    Minutes trader Arbinet-thexchange Inc. has expanded its exchange infrastructure and regional support in Hong Kong. The company has activated a switch in the Sino Favour Center, Hong Kong, so members there can trade with other world markets without making large investments ...More
    September 15, 2005 Posted in News
  • Cordia Hires Talk America Executive
    Florida-based Cordia Corp., a CLEC, has appointed Kevin Griffo as its new president and COO. Griffo, a 23-year telecom veteran, comes to Cordia from Talk American Holdings Inc., where he was executive vice president of local service, sales and direct sales. Griffo will ...More
    September 14, 2005 Posted in News
  • FiberNet Customer Base Grows
    Metro data services provider FiberNet Telecom Group Inc. said this week its customer base for its Network Solutions service doubled from June 2004 to June 2005. FiberNet says its customers include RBOCs, Tier 1 international carriers, VoIP providers and traditional voice ...More
    September 14, 2005 Posted in News
  • Eureka/InfoHighway Appoints New Channel Exec
    Eureka/InfoHighway, now the Northeast’s largest CLEC, said today it has appointed a new vice president of indirect and wholesale sales, Robert Westervelt. “Eureka/InfoHighway has an established network of several hundred agent partners and wholesale customers, and we are ...More
    September 14, 2005 Posted in News
  • PNG Launches Washington Bundles
    A week after expanding its services to Virginia, PowerNet Global Communications today launched its local and long-distance phone service bundles for residential customers in Washington. The provider now offers services in 15 states, and will continue its growth, it says. ...More
    September 13, 2005 Posted in News
  • MCI Completes Totality Acquisition
    MCI Inc. has completed its acquisition of Totality Corp., a privately held provider of remote managed services for applications and infrastructure. MCI says the buyout is a step toward the expansion of its managed services capabilities. It also means MCI can enable remote ...More
    September 13, 2005 Posted in News
  • deltathree Incorporates GIPS Voice Quality Technology
    deltathree, a wholesale provider of hosted VoIP products, services and infrastructure, has selected Global IP Sound’s (GIPS’) VoiceEngine technology to guarantee voice quality in its PC Phone Dialer. VoiceEngine uses an API to provide speech enhancements, such as acoustic ...More
    September 13, 2005 Posted in News