EarthLink Cuts Jobs

EarthLink Inc. said on Tuesday it will cut 900 jobs and close four offices because it needs to reduce operating costs. The companys stock was up 48 cents on the news, closing at $7.34. The loss of 900 employees represents about half of EarthLinks work force. EarthLink is closing its offices in Harrisburg, Penn., Knoxville, […]

Hostopia Licenses Web Templates

Hostopia has unveiled its initial licensing of Web site templates to the service provider market, focusing on large hosting providers with reseller networks. The Web site templates licensed by Hostopia are fully compatible with leading development tools such as Namo WebEditor 2006 Suite, Adobe, Photoshop 6, Macromedia Flash MX, Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004, FrontPage 2003 […]

BandTel, CosmoCom Aim to Eliminate VoIP Gateway Costs

Unified communications developer CosmoCom and BandTel, a provider of SIP trunking services, said Monday they are combining their products to help enterprises and IP contact centers save money. The companies announced the partnership in time for the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo taking place this week in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. They said businesses deploying CosmoComs […]

Sphere Builds Web Server Into IP PBX

Sphere Communications has built a Web server into its Sphericall IP PBX, and is showcasing the upgrade at the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The enhancement delivers unified communications, and video and Internet/intranet information to new micro-browser-based IP telephones from Polycom and Aastra, as well as integrated IP video phones from […]

Cross Telecom Acquires ACT

Minnesota-based Cross Telecom, a provider of platforms for voice, data, IP telephony, wireless and other services, has acquired American Communication Technologies Inc. (ACT), headquartered in Florida. ACT is a software developer and systems integrator that specializes in contact centers. Both Cross Telecom and ACT are Avaya BusinessPartners. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. […]

American Cable Teams With VoX Wholesale VoIP for Triple Play

VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp.’s wholesale and retail provider of VoIP services nationwide, today announced American Cable Services, an independent cable operator located in Ocala, Fla., is deploying VoX services as the broadband phone component of a new triple-play offer, which also includes cable TV and high-speed Internet. The offering is being deployed first […]

Level 3 Completes Progress Telecom Acquisition

Level 3 Communications Inc. said today it has completed the approximately $137 million acquisition of Progress Telecom LLC, a wholesale network services company based in St. Petersburg, Fla. Level 3 paid total consideration of 19,695,793 unregistered shares of its common stock and $68.5 million in cash. The purchase price remains subject to adjustment for the […]


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