The recession is over, right? Maybe. Just don't tell that to the tens of thousands of telecom and IT workers who have lost their jobs this year as companies tighten their belts and try to improve their margins. Here's a roundup. ...More
BrightLine CPAs & Associates Inc. has certified that Windstream's data centers and network comply with federal and industry standards for protecting consumers' private health and financial data. ...More
State laws require AT&T, Windstream and others to maintain landline service, but the companies argue they are under increasing pressure from wireless providers and companies that provide telephone service over the Internet. ...More
In this edition of the Business Value Toolbox News Desk, Channel Partners' Craig Galbraith takes a close look at some stellar forecasts for cloud services; plus, why IT spending overall isn't quite as rosy.