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  • Red Hat Names Sales VP
    Open-source solutions provider Red Hat Inc. (RHT) has named Greg Symon as vice president and general manager of North American sales. With more than 25 years of business and sales experience, Symon will play a role in the development and execution of Red Hat's North ...More
    January 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • PHONE+ POLL: Is an Agent a Customer or Supplier to a Carrier?
    Is an agent a customer or supplier to a carrier? ( polls) ...More
    January 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • Research: UC Services Will Grow, Products Not So Much
    Unified communications and collaboration services will see significant growth in the near future, according to a new study by Wainhouse Research. But the growth rate of UC products won’t keep up, due to the struggling economy.Microsoft, Cisco and IBM are all investing ...More
    January 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • New Palm Is Garnering Positive Feedback
    The Palm Pre and the new Palm OS need to be not just good, but great, in order to pull Palm Inc. back from the brink of obsolescence. And fortunately for Palm, reviewers are generating some positive buzz. Engadget even called it “quite a bit more revolutionary than ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Microsoft: Fewer Handsets Will Have Windows Mobile
    Quality of quantity is the new tack Microsoft Corp. plans to take this year when it comes to its mobile strategy. The software giant sadly is lagging in market share for smartphones despite having Windows Mobile available on about 140 handsets. Perhaps looking for some sort ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Stratus Telecommunications Acquires ENTICE Business
    Stratus Telecommunications LLC announced it has acquired the ENTICE telecommunications business from Stratus Technologies Inc. of Maynard, Mass. The transaction closed on Jan. 2, 2009. Financial terms were not disclosed. The deal makes Stratus Telecommunications a licensed ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • OpenPeak Touts New Multimedia IP Phone
    OpenPeak Inc. has announced the launch of the ProFrame system, the first multimedia IP phone designed to function as an all-in-one voice, data and rich media information center for the business and hospitality markets. OpenPeak said the ProFrame phone pairs a user friendly ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Verizon Seals the Alltel Deal
    Congratulations, Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ). You are now the largest wireless service provider in the United States. But you knew that already. For the rest of us, Verizon closed its $28.1 billion acquisition of Alltel Corp. on Friday. The deal was announced in ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • NetWolves Recognizes TBI With Award
    NetWolves announced today that it has named Telecom Brokerage Inc. (TBI) its 2008 Master Agent of the Year. NetWolves said that TBI has been a huge supporter of its program, and has been a master agent with NetWolves since 2006. “We are very pleased to recognize TBI ...More
    January 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Boucher Replaces Markey on Telecom Subcommittee
    Rep. Rick Boucher, D-Va., a leading proponent of net neutrality principles, will head the telecom subcommittee of the House Energy & Commerce Committee, House staff said on Thursday.Boucher is taking over from Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., who is moving to another post. ...More
    January 8, 2009 Posted in News