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Phone Plus Prepaid: Adds, Moves& Changes

Posted: 12/2002 Adds, Moves& Changes * Boston Communications Group Inc. (bcgi), a transaction-processing solutions provider for real-time wireless subscriber management and payment services, will acquire the assets of Infotech Solutions Corp., a privately held provider of wireless services billing software, for cash, plus certain additional payments, contingent on the achievement of specified revenue targets over […]

Collocation:

Posted: 09/2001 Collocation: Never Mind the Spelling, It’s How It’s Delivered By Tom Payne Collocation is one of the most critical and misunderstood services in the telecommunications industry. Collocation is a combination of real estate, civil engineering, electrical engineering, facility management and the standard bits and bytes of telecommunications fare.“What should one look for in […]

Trading Desk – Band-X Now Has Minutes to Trade in U.S. Market

Posted: 04/2001 Trading Desk Band-X Now Has Minutes to Trade in U.S. Market By Bruce Christian Band-X Ltd. (www.band-x.com), the London-based neutral, independent marketplace for wholesale telecommunications capacity, has crossed the Atlantic Ocean to set up shop in New York City. Band-X has opened a switched minutes platform with integrated VoIP capabilities at 60 Hudson […]

Trading Desk – Con Edison Communications to Launch Collocation with LighTrade

Posted: 04/2001 Trading Desk Con Edison Communications to Launch Collocation with LighTrade By Bruce Christian LighTrade (www.lightrade.com), a provider of neutral, fully automated bandwidth "pooling points," is slated to become the first major tenant of Consolidated Edison Communications Inc.’s (www.electricfiber.com) collocation facility in Manhattan, N.Y. The Con Edison facility, which will be located at 111 […]

Trading Desk: Offers Change Hubs into Trading Centers

Posted: 01/2001 Offers Change Hubs into Trading Centers By Khali Henderson Neutral collocation facility operators are moving beyond real estate and access management to provide services that will facilitate city-to-city and metro capacity trading. Telx (www.telx.com), which has operated a neutral collocation facility at 60 Hudson St. in New York for the past three years, […]

Broadwing Secures $2.1 Billion in Private Equity;Hires ‘E’ CFO

Posted: 03/2000 Broadwing Secures $2.1 Billion in Private Equity; Hires ‘E’ CFO By Ken Branson Hoping to become considerably more than the sum of its parts, Broadwing Inc. (www.broadwing.com) continues its metamorphosis. Broadwing, which grew out of the merger late last year of the former Cincinnati Bell Telephone Co. and the former IXC Communications Inc., […]

Bandwidth Glut Yet to Surface

Posted: 02/2000 Bandwidth Glut Yet to Surface any camps exist that believe the U.S. domestic bandwidth market will tumble as new technologies that utilize the existing fiber for higher bandwidth throughput are introduced. The increased bandwidth is expected to outpace bandwidth demand and drive prices downward. However, the Real-Time Bandwidth Exchange*Revealed Price Index (RTBX*RPI), which […]

Push 0+ for Profit

Posted: 08/1999 Push 0+ for Profit By Jay Lewis Many agents have overlooked selling operator services–a service that can still generate high commissions in the days of falling long distance rates. Operator services are not just for hotels and hospitals; they can be sold to more common business clients to whom agents already are selling […]

Collocation Moves into Neutral Territory

Posted: 02/1999 Collocation Moves into Neutral Territory By Khali Henderson Investment Equities Associates’ New World Tower carrier hotel located in downtown Miami Source: Investment Equities Associates Frustrated that their international carrier’s expansion plans were bogged down by the inability to easily place new switches, Jim Lavin, Sheila Peterson and Bob Marmon left Arbinet, New York, […]

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