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FCC 700MHz Auction to Begin Jan. 16

The FCC will start auctioning 700MHz spectrum on Jan. 16, 2008. Auction 73, as it has been officially named, must close by Jan. 28, the agency said late Friday. The spectrum is becoming available because television stations must move to all-digital signals by Feb. 2009. Service providers covet the 700MHz band for its ability to […]

Nokia Unveils New Range of Products

Nokia has unveiled a number of new products, including several new phone and video offerings at the 3GSM Congress. The company announced three new Eseries devices. The phones, designed for business professionals, include the E61i e-mailer device, the E65 slider and the E90, which has technologies like HSDPA and integrated GPS. Each uses 3G and […]

Agents Begin Official Voting For Members Choice Awards

By Dan Baldwin, TelecomAssociation President Agent members of TelecomAssociation (TA) have officially begun the five-week process of determining who are their “Members Choice Award” winners among multiple vendor categories for 2007. This is the association’s second round of bestowing such honors after initiating the award last year. All knowledgeable independent distributors in the industry are […]

Sprint Launches EV-DO Revision A-Capable Mobile Broadband Card

Sprint and Novatel Wireless Inc. today announced commercial availability of the country’s first EV-DO Revision A-capable device — the Novatel Wireless S720 Sprint Mobile Broadband Card. This milestone follows Sprint’s recent announcement that it will begin upgrading the Sprint Power VisionSM Network to the faster EV-DO Revision A this year. Designed for operation with compatible […]

Lightyear, VoX Expand Broadband Phone Service Footprint

VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp.’s wholesale and retail provider of VoIP services, on Monday announced a wholesale agreement with Lightyear Network Solutions LLC that allows Lightyear to resell VoX services through its Lightyear Alliance division. In addition, VoX will provide local-number and VoIP-origination services that enable Lightyear to expand its residential and small business […]

Why Managed Security? Why Not?

While working on an article for the July issue of PHONE+, I have been talking to many companies about managed network security services — you know, firewall, antivirus, etc., as upsells to DSL and T1 access. We have written about the topic in PHONE+, and we have even held seminars on it at previous Channel […]

Citadel Perimeter Joins Perimeter Internetworkings Instant MSSP

Perimeter Internetworking, a provider of on-demand managed security services, announced today that Citadel Perimeter, an IT integrator and VAR for SMBs, has joined its Instant MSSP channel partnership program. The Instant MSSP program allows partners to begin marketing and selling managed network and security services immediately through an outsourced model rather than having to build […]

Birch Telecom Migrates DSL Customers to Covad Network

Birch Telecom, a CLEC in the Midwest, is migrating its dedicated business DSL customers onto Covad Communications Group Inc.s network. The company will continue operating its local and Internet networks, partnering with Covad for last-mile DSL distribution. The Covad partnership allows us to continue our focus on providing reliable products with excellent customer support and […]

Vycera Returns to Texas, Cali

San Diego-based Vycera Communications Inc. is back in California and Texas, after a year-long hiatus following the demise of UNE-P. Its CLEC services for Spanish-speaking consumers will be supported through a new interconnection agreement with AT&T Inc. The pact provides Vycera with service delivery in the two most heavily populated Hispanic states, which combined have […]

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