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
The Channel Partners Conference & Expo was a chance for IT and telecom channel companies to unveil new products and services for their partners to sell. EarthLink, MegaPath and Cisco were just a few of the big names to make product debuts in the last two months. ...More
Estimating the total cost of using a cloud infrastructure service is tricky. Channel Partners' Craig Galbraith looks at the components that will make up your bill for Amazon Web Services — the most commonly used IaaS product.