data

 

Assess Clients Convergence-Readiness in 5 Steps

There is no doubt that IP telephony is going mainstream. Savvy business managers understand that merging voice and data networks into one integrated, converged network will reduce toll charges and make the network easier to manage, which will ultimately lower the companys total cost of ownership and deliver a promising return on investment. However, converging […]

CHANNEL NEWS

Ethernet Adapter Maker Plans Channel Program for VARs, SIs Neterion Inc., which makes 10-gigabit Ethernet adapters, is launching a channel program so VARs and systems integrators can market its Xframe adapters. The company so far only has gone through the first phase, which has been to sign distributors. Tracy Crowe, director of market development and […]

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 […]

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 […]

1 43 44 45 46 47 89
The ID is: 70573