Telephony/UC

 

Level 3 Completes Acquisition of SAVVIS Unit

Level 3 Communications Inc. has completed its $132.5 million acquisition of the content delivery network (CDN) services business of SAVVIS, Inc. Level 3 acquired network elements, customer contracts and intellectual property used in SAVVIS’s CDN business. The deal was announced late last month. SAVVISs CDN services business is based in Thousand Oaks, Calif., and has […]

PhoenixSoft Debuts New Media Server

PhoenixSoft Inc. on Tuesday introduced a new CMS/SIP media server/softswitch for service providers at the Internet Telephony Expo in Florida. The server works in any SIP network, regardless of existing switching hardware. PhoenixSoft said the server integrates IP applications within three types of network configurations: existing TDM networks (the media server VoIP-enables a Cantata-based TDM […]

BandTel, TalkSwitch Offer Voice Network

BandTel and TalkSwitch said Tuesday their SIP architecture and telephone systems are fully interoperable. The partnership is designed to help small businesses with their phone systems, the companies said. Customers can choose a VoIP calling plan from BandTel and connect it through a TalkSwitch system, which will provide call handling and routing. TalkSwitch phone systems […]

Whaleback Adds Business Continuity Capabilities to VoIP Offer

Whaleback Systems announced a new release of its managed CrystalBlue Voice Service that includes a number of new business continuity capabilities, such as the availability of multiple broadband circuits, redundant service provider gateway access and automatic telephone number failover. CrystalBlue customers now can deploy up to three secure voice-only broadband circuits for terminating local and […]

McLeodUSA Unveils IP PBX Trunking

McLeodUSA Inc. has unveiled a platform for business customers that provides voice and data services, including direct VoIP peering between a customers IP PBX and the McLeodUSA network. McLeodUSA IP PBX Trunking delivers the services over one high-speed connection with bandwidth capabilities ranging from 1.5mbps to 45mbps, the company said. The platform is intended to […]

Fluke Networks Acquires Crannog Software

Fluke Networks has purchased Dublin, Ireland-based Crannog Software Ltd., a developer of network management software. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. This is Fluke Networks’ second major acquisition in the enterprise performance management field in the past year. Fluke acquired Visual Networks last year. Enterprise performance management is the delivery of application, VoIP and […]

7 Point Becomes VoX Master Agent

VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp.’s wholesale and retail provider of VoIP, announced Tuesday a master agent agreement with 7 Point. 7 Point has more than 80 dealers in the United States. Those dealers provide businesses with hardware, interconnect services and wireless voice and data platforms. 7 Point is also a national master dealer for […]

Zultys Reclaims BandTel Partnership

It looks like Zultys has got its mojo back. The VoIP equipment provider, which emerged from bankruptcy under new ownership late last year, has redeemed itself with BandTel LLC, one of the key partners that had left its program. VoIP termination provider BandTel last summer partnered with Zultys in a deal to allow Zultys channel […]

Allworx, Bandwidth.com Team to Provide SMBs VoIP

Allworx and Bandwidth.com have teamed to provide a VoIP platform to resellers that service SMBs. Bandwidth.com offers business-class VoIP services that include SIP trunk connectivity across IP PBX/Key systems, T1 or T3 data circuits, network monitoring, management and security. Allworxs IP PBX/Key systems are designed for businesses with 30-100 employees per site. The combination of […]

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