US Signal Expands Fiber Network

US Signal (Booth 700) announces the expansion of its Indiana fiber network with the addition of a new point-of-presence (POP) site in Kokomo, Ind., which was lit in January. Grand Rapids, Mich.-based US Signal says the new POP site is its 29th in that state, providing telecommunications carriers and resellers multiple points of direct access […]

Agents, SMBs Central for WorldCom’s First 100 Days

WorldCom Inc. (www.wcom.com) chairman and CEO Michael Capellas has laid out a plan for 2003’s first 100 days, leading up to the filing of the bankrupt giant’s plan of reorganization in April. A laser-like focus on the small and medium business (SMB) market, initiatives for new products and services, new ethics guidelines and management reorganization […]

Bell Central Offices Too Dispersed to Justify Network Investment, Say CLECs

Rivals of the Baby Bells said Wednesday homes and small businesses as well as incumbent central offices linking telephone lines to them are so dispersed that they hinder local phone competitors from achieving enough scale to justify an investment in their own network facilities. Several trade associations and telephone companies supported the argument, which was […]

Collaborative: Wire One Chooses Brix Networks to Verify QoS

Posted: 08/2002 Wire One Chooses Brix Networks to Verify QoS Wire One Technologies Inc. has chosen the Brix System service assurance solution from Brix Networks to verify the quality of its Glowpoint video over IP network backbone infrastructure and services it sells on a subscription basis to enterprises and on a wholesale basis to telecom […]

Global Initiatives

Posted: 09/1997 Global Initiatives Latin America: A New Frontier for Those with Time and Energy By Jason Gursky While there still exist many profitable opportunities for carriers and resellers in the U.S. market, many are discovering that overseas markets offer larger growth rates for revenues and profits. For example, AT&T, MCI, Global One, WorldCom, ACC, […]

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