WAN

News and analysis about the technology and partner opportunity surrounding wide area networks (WAN).

 

Where you at?

Everybody is talking about GPS and using GPS. ABI Research Inc. predicts that within five years, 335 million consumers in the United States and Canada will subscribe to GPS services and that by 2008, the market will be worth $22 billion. So, maybe its time you stopped talking about GPS and started selling it. Selling […]

Buyer’s Guide: Wholesale Internet Providers

3C-United States (ex-NDNT Inc.)90 Broad St., 25th Floor New York, NY 10004Phone: +1 212 480 4450 Fax: +1 212 480 4451Contact: Elsa Uhl, Director, Business DevelopmentE-mail: info@3c-usa.comWeb: www.3c-usa.comWholesale Manager: Elsa Uhl Company Type: Facilities-Based Carrier (ILEC, CLEC, IXC) AddVant LLC24 W. Railroad Ave., PMB No. 126 Tenafly, NJ 07670Phone: +1 201 735 0000Contact: Sales, Sales/PurchasingE-mail: […]

Viacom Details Mobile Content and Marketing Advances

Content giant Viacom Inc. on Wednesday announced progress in its mobile marketing efforts with the signing on of Intel and Pepsi as wireless advertisers, and news that its MTV Networks, BET Networks and Paramout Pictures are launching video-rich wireless Web sites. The broad-sweeping advances were detailed by Viacom President and CEO Philippe Dauman in his […]

TNCI Adds Covad T1 Service

TNCI recently added the Covad T1 TeleXtend service to its solutions portfolio, giving its agents the ability to provide high bandwidth with Tier One access. TeleXtend T1 service and managed network provides T1 access through Covad’s nationwide footprint. From Covad, T1 users can get three speed options 1.5mbps, 768kbps and 384kbps and flexible IP addressing. […]

AT&T Plans 3G Video Sharing Service

Starting this summer, AT&T Inc.s wireless customers in more than 50 markets will be able to add video to their cell calls and share the content as part of a planned service the carrier began demonstrating at the CTIA Wireless show Tuesday. Video Share, a 3G-enabled offering, allows users to send a live video stream […]

FCC Investigates Net Neutrality

Groups across the spectrum, from consumer advocates to broadband providers, reacted favorably to the FCCs announcement on Thursday that it will study whether net neutrality problems exist and, if so, whether they should be regulated. Debates over net neutrality took center stage last year as Congress attempted a rewrite of the 1996 Telecom Act. Content […]

Wireless Internet an Information Service, FCC Says

As expected, the FCC has classified wireless Internet access as an information service. This frees providers from the regulations such as E911 or USF contributions that pertain to telecommunications services. The FCC has steadily deregulated communications services including cable modem, DSL and BPL over the past two years. The commission unanimously approved the classification on […]

AT&T is Red Hot and Mobile

The cellco soon to be formerly known as Cingular Wireless took another step toward rebranding Monday as the company released the first device to be marketed under the AT&T Inc. moniker, a dark ruby-red version of the BlackBerry Pearl. The company also released a Cingular-branded, bright crimson Palm Treo 680 smart device. Think of it […]

XO Launches MPLS IP VPN

Channel Partners Conference & Expo sponsor XO Communications (Booths 107-109) announced the introduction of XO MPLS IP VPN, the carriers new network-based IP VPN that lets businesses and large enterprises put their voice, video and data applications on one MPLS-enabled IP network infrastructure. Available in 75 major metropolitan markets across the United States, the fully […]

NTT America Offers 10gbps Ethernet

NTT America (Booths 714-716), a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corp., announced the availability of 10gbps Ethernet (10GigE) on its Global IP Network. The service is available for both IPv4 and IPv6 transport. NTT America and its Global IP Network Business unit (GIN) are offering access to connections throughout North America, Asia and […]

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