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From Arms Length to Hand-In-Glove

Carriers that outsource their billing operations reduce operational expenditure and avoid a capital outlay for the platform. But that doesnt mean that outsourcing is a worry-free proposition. It requires an intermingling of disparate elements: inhouse and hosted platforms, processes and data. To boot, changing carrier services have given rise to further concerns such as how […]

Solutions Providers By Design

Transformation is infiltrating the communications market, intermingling disciplines as well as services. Beyond supplying voice and data on one network, channel partners can leverage the power of IP to blend telecom, IT, television, security, and wireless and in-building controls. While this new era of converging disciplines creates opportunity for partners of every stripe, building a […]

3G Enhanced Services Strategies Get a Boost from DOVADO

DOVADO has released the W-series of access devices and gateways to target operators deploying 3G service using the UMTS-TDD standard, based on TD-CDMA. The W-series includes support for laptop cards from IPWireless, which support peak download speeds of 3mbps on UMTS-TDD, while allowing the use of 3G UMTS-TDD as the radio backhaul technology for Wi-Fi […]

Talk America Closes LDMI Buyout

Talk America has completed its acquisition of Midwestern provider LDMI Telecommunications Inc. The $48.1 million deal gives SBC Communications Inc. sizeable competition in the region. LDMI provides service on more than 131,000 voice equivalent lines and 27,000 data equivalent lines, primarily in Michigan and Ohio. Talk America expects the combined companies to use its softswitch […]

Microsoft On Tap at Local Telcos

Microsoft Corp. dived head-first into the “software as a service” market in December 2004 with a $7 million deal with British Telecom plc to develop a suite of hosted online services for smaller businesses. It has followed up with the spring release of the Microsoft Solution for Hosted Messaging and Collaboration 3.0, a hosted service […]

On Guard!

A wireless LAN uses ultra-high frequency (UHF) radio technology to either replace or extend a conventional wired LAN. In a WLAN, data is superimposed onto a “carrier” radio wave using a process called “modulation.” The carrier wave acts as the transmission medium, replacing the cable. Like conventional radio or TV, a WLAN can transmit data […]

Product News

INTEC RELEASES FINANCIAL ASSURANCE MODULE Intec Telecom Systems PLC, the London-based billing and OSS vendor, has unveiled a financial assurance module for its Singl.eView billing system. Intec designed Singl.eView Financial Assurance to boost the cash flow and income of mobile service providers and MVNOs by analyzing and managing revenue leakage in their systems. The technology […]

PHONE+ Presents “Solutions Providers Blueprint”

PHONE+ magazine is pleased to announce the theme of The Fall 2005 Channel Partners Conference & Agenda: “Your Solutions Provider Blueprint.” “Being a converged solutions provider is what it’s all about,” says PHONE+ Group Publisher Marla Ellerman. “It’s no longer sufficient to be a voice agent or a data VAR. You’ve got to be both, […]

Yipes Extends Agreement with Switch and Data

Switch and Data says Yipes Enterprise Services Inc., which provides managed Ethernet services to enterprises, has signed an agreement to extend its relationship with the company. Yipes Gigabit Ethernet services let users run CRP, ERM, storage backup, disaster recovery and VoIP applications across a metropolitan area or globally, with a LAN. Switch and Data provides […]

BelAir Expands Portfolio

BelAir Networks today introduced the BelAir50c wireless mesh node at Wi-Fi/VoWi-Fi Planet in Baltimore, along with the BelAir BelView Network Management System (NMS). The single-radio BelAir50c is designed for small mesh clusters at the edge of a BelAir Networks wide-area wireless broadband network. The move is targeted to the metro-scale Wi-Fi needs of service providers, […]

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