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Phone Plus Prepaid: PRODUCT NEWS

Posted: 3/2003 PRODUCT NEWS LIGHTBRIDGE BILLING INTEROPERABLE WITH NORTEL’S WIRELESS INFRASTRUCTURE Lightbridge Inc. has announced its "PrePay" billing solution for CDMA wireless networks utilizing WIN II/IS-826 capabilities has achieved interoperability with Nortel Networks Inc.’s mobile switching center (MSC) infrastructure equipment. The approval lets Nortel and Lightbridge provide carriers with the first approved IN-based WIN II-enabled […]

RESELLER CHANNEL: Saber Rattling

Posted: 11/2002 Saber Rattling PBXs ARE THE NEXT BATTLEFIELD By Tara Seals IN THE HIGH-STAKES WAR for the enterprise networking market, private branch exchanges (PBX) represent the next battlefield. Ominously rattling sabers with analysts in the rank-and-file, young, bold hosted IP PBX generals look to give no quarter to their legacy competitors. That is, if […]

Carrier Channel: THE CASE FOR HOSTED CALL CONTROL NETWORK PROVIDERS

Posted: 07/2002 THE CASE FOR HOSTED CALL CONTROL NETWORK PROVIDERS By Alex Petrov For much of its history, telephony espoused technologies that favored vertical integration. Therefore, it is not surprising that most softswitch-based network implementations to date have been vertical as well. However, in the times of austerity, the need to maximize efficiency brings outsourcing […]

SNET Service to Offload LNP Administration, Reporting

Posted: 05/2002 SNET Service to Offload LNP Administration, Reporting By Peter Lambert ANY JOB DRAWING ENERGY AND TIME away from the bottom line, the theory goes, bears consideration for outsourcing. With plans to add a hosted service order administration (SOA) offering to its package of outsourced services this summer, SNET Diversified Group, a wholly owned […]

Wholesale Channel: Wholesale Message Management Services Target eMail Morass

Posted: 11/2001 Wholesale Channel Wholesale Message Management Services Target eMail Morass By Tara Seals Like an idyllic small town that has been “discovered” by the masses, e-mail has fallen prey to something akin to urban sprawl. Huge growth in the sector — on the order of a 40 percent expansion per year — has spurred […]

Wholesale Message Management Services Target eMail Morass

Posted: 11/2001 Wholesale Channel Wholesale Message Management Services Target eMail Morass By Tara Seals Like an idyllic small town that has been “discovered” by the masses, e-mail has fallen prey to something akin to urban sprawl. Huge growth in the sector — on the order of a 40 percent expansion per year — has spurred […]

Wholesale Channel – ASP Dedicates Infrastructure for Telcos

Posted: 09/2001 Wholesale Channel ASP Dedicates Infrastructure for Telcos By Josh Long and Khali Henderson Many ASPs are targeting telecom providers as distributors of their hosted computing services. The strategy makes perfect sense: Sell the service through the vendor that end users know and trust and already are writing a check to every month. For […]

Agency – The New Net Agent Channel

Posted: 05/2001 Agency The New Net Agent Channel By Fred Dawson and Peter Lambert This might not seem like a good time to be thinking about expanding one’s agency business in the direction of supporting delivery of hosted application software to end users, but there’s more to what’s going on in the fast-evolving software distribution […]

Service Providers Window-shop for SFA Hosting

Posted: 12/2000 Service Providers Window-shop for SFA Hosting By Aldo Morri Hosted sales automation is is attracting attention like a fleet of shiny 2001 model cars, but service providers aren’t exactly driving them off the lot, preferring a "kick the tires" approach. Further, many are hesitant to discuss their plans because, in some cases, they […]

Agency Channel: Telcos Roll Out ASP Services to Agents

Posted: 10/2000 Telcos Roll Out ASP Services to Agents By Tara Seals Craig Schlagbaum Telcos are hopping on the hosted apps bandwagon and taking their agents along for the ride. ICP Winstar Communications Inc.  (www.winstar.com), for example, announced in June that it would offer Microsoft Corp.’s  (www.microsoft.com) Exchange 2000 Platinum on an ASP basis. The […]

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