• Westcon Group Signs Distribution Agreement With Cisco
    Westcon Group Inc. announced that it is extending its distribution agreement with Cisco into the Canadian reseller market. Westcon Group’s expanded relationship with Cisco is designed to increase the success of its reseller partners delivering innovative unified ...More
    January 29, 2008 Posted in News
  • Helio CEO Steps Down to Become Chairman
    Helio LLC Founder and CEO Sky Dayton is leaving the top position at the MVNO to become chairman, the company said Monday. Wonhee Sull, the former president and COO of Helio will replace Dayton.Dayton replaces Jinwoo So, president of global business for SK Telecom, as ...More
    January 29, 2008 Posted in News
  • SMobile Unveils Anti-Virus Update for Security Shield
    SMobile Systems said Monday it has prepared and tested a mobile anti-virus update and disinfection tool for its Security Shield platform to help protect Nokia smartphones being attacked by a malicious SymbianOS Worm (also referred to as a Beselo worm) currently spreading on ...More
    January 28, 2008 Posted in News
  • Verizon 4Q Profits Rise 3.9%
    Verizon Communications Inc. on Monday reported a 3.9 percent increase in fourth quarter 2007 profits, mostly thanks to a gain of 2 million net mobile-phone subscribers. The nation’s second-largest phone company earned $1.07 billion, or 37 cents per share, compared to $1.03 ...More
    January 28, 2008 Posted in News
  • Packet Island Unveils PacketPro
    Packet Island Inc. has unveiled its latest SaaS-based product, PacketPro. which has the ability to provide managed service providers and IT outsourcing companies remote visibility to troubleshoot problems in their customers' networks. PacketPro is a remote VoIP lifecycle ...More
  • Senate Favors Telco Immunity
    The Senate on Thursday rejected a proposal that would have expanded the government’s wiretapping powers. On a vote of 60-36, lawmakers instead sided with the White House in preferring a bill that would give retroactive immunity to telecom companies that let the government ...More
    January 24, 2008 Posted in News
  • ITEXPO: Ingate Partners with Iwatsu on SIP
    Iwatsu Voice Networks has added Ingate Systems to its Valued Integrated Partner program (VIP). Iwatsu’s VIP program is designed to offer products and services that provide value-add to the Enterprise Communications Server (ECS), Iwatsu’s flagship call processing solution ...More
    January 24, 2008 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • ITEXPO: VoIP Logic Adds Provisioning API to Middleware Platform
    Managed services provider VoIP Logic LLC has introduced a new Web services API to allow service providers to more easily integrate with the Cortex System Management Portal.This is a first API for VoIP Logic, and it will enable provider integration with the provisioning and ...More
    January 24, 2008 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • ITEXPO: Voiplink Adds Fonality IP PBX to Portfolio
    Dealers partnered up with equipment supplier Voiplink now have a new arrow in their quivvers: Voiplink will offer Fonality's Trixbox Appliance VoIP PBX to its coroporate customers and channel of VARs, resellers and interconnects, it announced this week at ITEXPO. Voiplink ...More
    January 24, 2008 By Tara Seals Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • ITEXPO: SIP Forum Ratifies SIPconnect Version 1.0
    With SIP trunking rapidly gaining in adoption levels, it is a timely move on the part of the SIP Forum to unveil its newly ratified Version 1.0 of its SIPconnect technical recommendation, a standard which tackles the issues of provider network-IP PBX interoperability.The ...More
    January 24, 2008 By Tara Seals Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony