Embarq Self-Service Tool Eases Ordering Process

Embarq Corp., soon will be implementing EASE, the Embarq Administration & Service Ordering Exchange for self-service. The company said carrier and CLEC customers can look forward to a new, simpler ordering process as Embarq rolls out the online offering. A single, streamlined ordering tool, EASE will provide the ability to order access, interconnection and local […]

Authentium Eases Security Subscription Sales

The managed security market increasingly is turning to telecom channel partners to expand reach, and developer Authentium Inc. is no exception. The five-year-old company recently spotted opportunity in the voice agent sector as it rolled out its Extensible Service Platform (ESP) for enterprises. The company, which already partners with ISPs, network operators and managed security […]

Syndesis New IMS Solution Eases Service Creation, Migration

Syndesis Ltd., the worldwide leader in Convergent Service Delivery Management (CSDM) solutions, announced at TelecomNEXT the Syndesis IMS Foundation, a solution bundle facilitating rapid service creation and seamless migration to next-generation service delivery architectures based on IMS. Now with IMS Foundation, Syndesis allows users to activate services involving applications and network connectivity with one simple-to-use […]

Rent-to-Own Model Eases VoIP Entry

CARRIERS AND SERVICE providers that want to offer hosted VoIP services often begin by buying one of the highend fully featured software suites designed to support those services, such as BroadSoft Inc., Netcentrex S.A., Sylantro Systems Corp. and Tekelec Inc. These suites, which can include all the features of a PBX, plus softswitch functions and […]

Preventive Medicine

As aspirin is to pain, outsourced billing and OSS options can be to the problems of being a small operator. The cost associated with buying, implementing and maintaining a robust, top-of-the-line billing and OSS system places a strong back office out of the range of some service providers. This headache is more than a nuisance; […]

Special Report: Agency Eases Disaster Recovery

Posted: 11/2001 Special Report Restoring America’s Connections Agency Eases Disaster Recovery By Tara Seals In the aftermath of the World Trade Center twin towers collapse, unrest and insecurity run through the business world, as everyone tries to make sense of the post-attack economy. Disaster recovery and business continuity services, like those offered by Fortune Consulting […]

FCC Eases International Settlements Regulation

Posted: 06/1999 FCC Eases International Settlements Regulation By Kim Sunderland he Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved sweeping reform of the international settlements policy, deregulating settlement arrangements between U.S. carriers and foreign nondominant carriers on competitive routes. In a Report & Order adopted April 15 in Docket No. IB-98-148, the FCC unanimously approved lifting international […]

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