• VoIP Inc. Names New CEO
    VoIP Inc. said today it has hired B. Michael Adler as its new chairman and CEO. Company founder and current chairman and CEO Steven Ivester will become VoIP Inc.’s corporate strategist.Adler founded VoIP application services company WQN Inc., which VoIP Inc. acquired last ...More
    October 18, 2005 Posted in News
  • Arbinet Marks Member Milestone
    Minutes-trader Arbinet-thexchange Inc. said yesterday the world’s 10 largest international carriers are now members of its exchange.“This is a significant achievement for us,” said Curt Hockemeier, president and CEO, in a news release. “Having all 10 of the world’s largest ...More
    October 18, 2005 Posted in News
  • BroadSoft, InterVOIP Team to Help Providers
    VoIP application software provider BroadSoft and InterVOIP Exchange, a members-only VoIP-peering network, today announced availability of a special "BroadSoft Membership" in the InterVOIP Network for service providers using BroadSoft's BroadWorks VoIP application platform. ...More
    October 17, 2005 Posted in News
  • BellSouth, Yahoo! to Co-Brand Services
    BellSouth Corp. and Yahoo! Inc. today announced they are providing co-branded broadband service to BellSouth FastAccess DSL subscribers throughout the carrier’s nine-state operating region. Yahoo! has a similar deal with SBC Communications; the two companies co-brand DSL ...More
    October 17, 2005 Posted in News
  • Nortel Announces New President, CEO
    Nortel Networks Corp. today announced its board of directors has appointed a new president and CEO, since Bill Owens is leaving the company. Mike S. Zafirovski, 51, will take over on Nov. 15 and also will serve as president and CEO of Nortel Networks Ltd., the company’s ...More
    October 17, 2005 Posted in News
  • Broadwing COO Resigns
    Broadwing Communications LLC COO John McLeod has resigned effective Nov. 6, 2005. "Broadwing's network and operations functions are in a very strong position, a fact that was never more evident to me than when I witnessed the flawless performance of Broadwing's employees ...More
    October 14, 2005 Posted in News
  • Reports: Google, Comcast Want to Buy Part of AOL
    Media reports on Thursday said Google Inc. and cable company Comcast Corp. want to buy a minority stake in America Online, which is owned by Time Warner Inc. Microsoft Corp. also reportedly is in talks to buy part of AOL. If Google and Comcast are successful, it would mean ...More
    October 13, 2005 Posted in News
  • T-Systems to Locate Infrastructure with Digital Realty Trust
    Digital Realty Trust Inc., owner of technology real estate, said this week T-Systems has selected two of Digital Realty Trust’s Internet Gateway Facilities where it will house technology infrastructure for its network. Within the Deutsche Telekom group, T-Systems supports ...More
    October 13, 2005 Posted in News
  • Global Internetworking Turns up Miami Hub
    Wholesale service provider Global Internetworking Inc. (GII) at the COMPTEL show announced it has turned up a new network hub in Miami. The hub expands GII’s carrier-neutral telecom services for enterprises, carriers and service providers operating in Latin America ...More
    October 12, 2005 Posted in News
  • Covista Taps MetaSwitch
    MetaSwitch has added another service provider to its list of customers. Today the company announced Covista Communications will integrate a next-generation network based on switching and applications technology from the vendor. Covista, which has more than 200,000 ...More
    October 12, 2005 By Paula Bernier Posted in News