• Samsung to Release Google Android Handset in U.S.
    Mobile device-maker Samsung is getting Googly, with the launch in the second quarter of next year of the second Google Android-based handset to hit the U.S. market.That’s according to a report in Korea’s Electronic Times: "Samsung Electronics is currently in the ...More
    December 19, 2008 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • NET Unveils VoIP Gateways for Microsoft Response Point
    Network Equipment Technologies Inc. (NWK) announced this week that Quintum, now part of NET, has made its new Response Point VoIP Gateways generally available through its North American distribution channels. The NET Quintum gateways have been designed to work with any ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • GreatAmerica Leasing Announces Personnel Changes
    GreatAmerica Leasing Corp. has promoted Stan Herkelman to president, David Pohlman to executive vice president and chief operating officer, and Joe Terfler to executive vice president and chief financial officer. Current executive vice president, Doug Olson, has been ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Endeavor Names New President, COO
    Endeavor Telecom, a provider of private-label professional services, announced Friday that Andrew M. Schroer has been promoted to be the company's president and COO. Justin R. McLain, who has been president of the company since 2002, will remain Endeavor's CEO.Schroer ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Jenne Joins ADTRAN VAD Program
    ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN) has announced that Jenne Distributors is the latest addition to its VAD program. Announced earlier this month, the program is designed to expand ADTRAN’s reach to resellers targeting SMBs.Through the program, specialty distributors, such as ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • ’Tis the Season to File Lawsuits
    ‘Tis the season to file lawsuits. Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG), Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) and deltathree Inc. all got notice earlier this month that Centre One is suing them for IP patent infringement. Vonage said it believes Centre One is owned by ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Obama Might Appoint Genachowski, Not Levin
    So President-elect Barack Obama has named just about every member of his incoming cabinet, with a glaring exception being the new FCC chairman.The Washington Post said today that person appears to be Julius Genachowski. Genachowski is serving on Obama’s tech policy ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Alteva Partners with Polycom to Offer HD Voice
    Hosted VoIP provider Alteva LLC announced Thursday that it has become a certified Polycom Reseller and is now able to offer its voice service with Polycom’s HD Voice SoundPoint IP 550 and 650 models.Introduced in September 2006, the SoundPoint IP 650 is ...More
    December 18, 2008 By Khali Henderson Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • AT&T Brings U-verse Internet to Small Businesses
    Following similar moves by rival cable operators attacking its SMB flank, AT&T Inc.(T) is leveraging its residential services delivery network to provide high-speed Internet services to businesses.AT&T Business Solutions unit today announced availability of Business ...More
    December 18, 2008 By Bob Wallace Posted in News
  • IP5280 Interoperates with Interactive Intelligence
    IP5280 Communications announced that its SIP5280 service has been certified for installation with the Interactive Intelligence contact center automation and enterprise IP telephony software. SIP5280 is a SIP trunking solution that connects legacy phone systems to a ...More
    December 18, 2008 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony