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Intelliverse Debuts Linksys Interoperability

Intelliverse (Booth 700), a provider of IP communications, announced full interoperability between Intelliverses hosted VoIP solutions and the SPA family of Linksys IP phones. Although users of the Intelliverse solution already had the option of using any analog phone with their service, the Linksys phone offers a richer feature set to best utilize the service […]

Fishing for Finance

After some slow years, private money again is fueling the communications sector. Its a breeze for the big-name companies to score funding, yet not so simple for lesser-known providers or resellers. Plus, if you dont want more than $10 million, major investment banks and venture capitalists wont even look at you. So what do you […]

Pulsecom Introduces Ethernet Extension Module

Pulsecom announced this week the latest addition to the Pulsecom Easy Access family, the OE 10/100BT Ethernet Extension module. This module provides optical transport of one full-rate 10/100 BaseT interface over a standard OC3 rate fiber pair, enabling fast and inexpensive Ethernet extensions up a riser, across a campus, across a metro area, or across […]

PERSONALITY+

Cody R. Calhoun, account director for Level 3 Communications LLC, manages some of Level 3s wholesale markets group customers in the eastern United States, and thats no bull but he also has spent some good times as a bull rider in the rodeo circuit. Cody started riding calves every spring at his family ranch in […]

Disney Mobile Debuts

THIS MONTH, THE WALT DISNEY CO. WILL LAUNCH A MUCH-ANTICIPATED MOBILE PHONE SERVICE TARGETED AT THE TWEEN-TEEN SET AND DISNEY ENTHUSIASTS OF ALL AGES. THE MAN HEADING UP THE NEW DISNEY MOBILE BUSINESS UNIT IS GEORGE GROBAR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, AND HES A MAN WITH A MISSION. NAMELY, EXTENDING THE BRAND AND […]

Disney Mobile Taps O2 to Offer Family-Friendly Service in United Kingdom

The Walt Disney Internet Group has announced its intention to create the first mobile phone service in the United Kingdom specifically designed for families. The service, called Disney Mobile, will use the O2 network and is expected to launch later this year. This move is in line with the Walt Disney Co.’s focus on growth […]

ECI Telecom Introduces Hi-FOCuS MiniCAB

ECI Telecom (Booth 1033) this week introduces the Hi-FOCuS MiniCAB, the latest addition to the Hi-FOCuS family of broadband platforms. The MiniCAB is an all-in-one outside-plant solution containing all the components needed for a remote broadband deployment. This unit provides increased bandwidth for evolving broadband services such as IPTV and triple play. The unit can […]

ADC Unveils OmniReach Line for MDUs

ADC (Booth 1234) announces the launch of the OmniReach Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU) product line, an extension to the OmniReach portfolio of FTTX infrastructure solutions. The new line provides high-performance interconnection of fiber cables and equipment in the more densely populated MDU environments, such as apartments, townhomes and campuses. These pre-terminated solutions allow for distribution […]

People and Networks Make a Difference

They started in earnest on Sept. 1. The posts to the PHONE+ Web site, that is. The first went something like this: I am trying to get some information on family members in Ocean Springs, Miss. Their names are: John Gregory Matthews, his wife Shannon and 13-year-old daughter Olivia. Winston and Betty Jones, Mike and […]

Veraz Introduces Messaging Solution, Discusses FMC

Veraz Networks (Booth 1164) is showcasing a new messaging solution and discussing fixed-mobile convergence. The Veraz Messaging Solution (VMS) allows service providers to offer subscribers a range of services from voice messaging to real-time multimedia messaging. VMS enables subscribers to access, retrieve and manage all of their messages from one mailbox using a VoIP wireline […]

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