TeleBright Adds More Partners

TeleBright Corp. (Booth 519) continues to add new partners to its roster, including consultancy Association Resource Group (ARG). TeleBright said such deals are putting its ManageRight platform in front of more end users. ManageRight monitors and analyzes companies wireline and wireless spend. For example, the program alerts administrators when a user is about to go […]

The Letter – What a Difference a Day Makes

Posted: 11/2001 The Letter What a Difference a Day Makes As you read this issue, it is a month and a half from the fateful Sept. 11 attacks on America. As we prepare it, it is only a week and a half. We debated about whether there would be a disconnect to tie this issue […]

Business News – Bigredwire’s Revenue Model Questioned

Posted: 09/2000 Bigredwire’s Revenue Model Questioned By Chris Garifo Santa Barbara, Calif.-based bigredwire.com Pty. Ltd. (www.bigredwire.com) has launched free interstate and international circuit-switched phone-to-phone long-distance service in the United States, but the jury’s out on whether its revenue model will work.The company allows customers to trade time they spend looking at web advertising for long-distance […]

If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It

Posted: 06/2000 If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It Is it simply election-year politics, or is the Telecommunications Act of 1996 broken?For some, like Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), the Telecom Act never has lived up to its promise of encouraging competition. He points to the continuous parade of mergers, buyouts and acquisitions as proof the […]

Overheard …

Posted: 06/2000 Overheard …… discussing the future of local resale …“I think it is too early to say it will completely go away. But the LECs are slow moving. As different technologies push them, as DSL pushes them, integrated access pushes them on local access, as a lot of medium-sized and larger business markets push […]

Stop the Music!

Posted: 09/1998 Stop the Music! It used to be you could enjoy the Sunday paper with your coffee. If the headlines were jaw-dropping, the worst that could happen was a little soggy newsprint with your eggs and toast. Now, with 24-hour online news, it’s hazardous to health–yours or your computer’s–what with the risk of electrocution, […]

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