gets

 

Grande Gets Creative with Transparent LAN Services Using Zhones EFM

Grande Communications (Booth 609) implemented a strategy for Ethernet T1 service that reduces the complexity and costs associated with MPLS or VPLS at the customer premise. Grande selected Zhone Technology Inc.s TNE T1 Network Extender and MALC T1 Ethernet aggregation line cards to deliver a simplified approach to business-grade Transparent LAN Services (TLS). The strategy, […]

Fate of Last-Mile Venture in FCC Hands

If M2Z Networks Inc. gets its way, then competitive service providers could have another alternative to incumbent lastmile access. By press time, though, the company was ready to go to court against the FCC, citing word that Chairman Kevin Martin is prepared to reject its proposal. Read FCC Opens Unused-Spectrum Proceeding, M2Z Appeals Dismissal for […]

Velocity Names VP of Alternate Channels

Velocity Inc. has promoted Mark Sondergaard to vice president of alternate channels. Sondergaard has 20 years of experience in the industry and will be responsible for the companys alternate channels division. He also is responsible for the rollout of Velocity’s new VoIP program Prestige, As Good As It Gets. Velocity Inc. www.velocityatt.com

Nacchio Gets Six Years in Prison, Must Repay $52 Million

Joe Nacchio, Qwest Communications International Inc.s embattled former CEO, was sentenced July 27 to six years in prison. A federal judge on Monday also ordered Nacchio to repay $52 million within 15 days, pay a $19 million fine, cover most legal costs and serve two years of probation in addition to his prison time. Nacchio […]

Pandora Networks Gets $6 Million Infusion

Unified communications developer Pandora Networks has raised $6 million in financing through the D.E. Shaw Group. Pandora said on Wednesday it will use its first round of venture capital to expand network technology and data center, hire operations personnel, bolster support for its channel partners and increase marketing efforts. “Having developed a steady and solid […]

Update: Vonage Gets Stay, Can Add Customers

A federal appeals court late Friday put a stay on an injunction that, hours earlier, blocked Vonage Holdings Corp. from adding new customers. A jury recently found that Vonage infringed on three key VoIP patents held by Verizon Communications Inc. and federal district judge Claude Hilton on the morning of April 6 punished Vonage by […]

John J. Namovic

When Deloitte Consulting LLPs John J. Namovic has a moment to spare, he heads for open water. John has been sailing for seven years, has attained multiple certifications, and takes his boat, Knot-a-Clew, out whenever he gets the chance. John describes this pastime as a multisensory experience. It requires the sight of whats happening, the […]

Skype Gets Into Financial Transactions

Skype is moving into the transactions space, the companys CEO and founder Niklas Zennstrom announced Tuesday at VON. The company, which has more than 171 million users, now offers a variety of services and features including the ability for users to send money to each other, an online marketplace and a local business listing search […]

The Conference Group Gets Easy

The Conference Group (Booth 410), has introduced its enhanced Agent Resource Center (ARC), an online portal to help facilitate order management and pre- and post-sale activities. Agents can utilize the new portal for all of their conferencing needs, according to Greg Plum, the Conference Groups alternate channel manager. The password-protected agent area is not new, […]

The Conference Group Gets Easy

The Conference Group (Booth 410), has introduced its enhanced Agent Resource Center (ARC), an online portal to help facilitate order management and pre- and post-sale activities. Agents can utilize the new portal for all of their conferencing needs, according to Greg Plum, the Conference Groups alternate channel manager. The password-protected agent area is not new, […]

1 2 3 6
The ID is: 71382