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Broad Sky Networks, a satellite broadband reseller, has become one of the first enterprise-class resellers for WildBlue, which offers high-speed Internet access via satellite. Broad Sky now offers its SkyLink service powered by WildBlue for less than $1,000 in equipment, and monthly prices starting at $69, allowing small businesses, distributed enterprises, and tele-workers to get […]

Globalstar Adds New Gateway

Globalstar LLC (Booth 714), the worlds most widely used handheld satellite phone provider and a leading supplier of high-value satellite voice and data services to business, announces it has enhanced service coverage in Florida, the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean with the opening of a new Globalstar gateway in Sebring, Fla. The opening of […]

Globalstar, QUALCOMM Sign $140M Deal

Globalstar LLC (Booth 714), recently entered into a $140 million multiyear agreement with QUALCOMM Inc. for the manufacture of next-generation satellite voice and data products. The agreement secures Globalstars hardware requirements for at least the next four years and the investment will enable the company to continue offering satellite voice handsets and data hardware to […]

Xspedius President Resigns

Xspedius Communications LLC announced this week that its president and CEO, Mark Senda, has resigned. He has been temporarily replaced by James Lynch, who also serves as chairman of the Xspedius board of directors. We thank Mark for his many contributions over the last three years, Lynch said in a news release. We have a […]


Posted: 2/2004 NEWS BRIEFS Qwest Communications International Inc. has signed an agreement to buy the assets of bankrupt Allegiance Telecom Inc. for $300 million in cash and issue $90 million in convertible debt, the companies announced in mid-December. Denver-based Qwest says it plans to buy assets in 36 metropolitan markets, 31 of which are located […]

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