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NACTEL, Pace Offer Wireless Networking Training

The National Coalition for Telecommunications Education and Learning and Pace University have launched a new wireless networking curriculum for the industry. This curriculum prepares students in the fundamentals of wireless networking, including set-up, maintenance and troubleshooting. Students take three courses: an introductory course, a course that covers current techniques, and one that deals specifically with […]

Time for a Tuneup

Between learning The ins and outs of the latest technologies and figuring out how to sell them to their clients, many agents like you may feel like their hands are too full to consider future in the industry. With new developments in technology coming out every week, everyone scrambling to get the latest and greatest […]

Avaya…. And the PBX Industry

By Peter Radizeski, RAD-INFO Why go private? The costs to be public are transparency, shareholders and regulatory. Between SOX and GBL and all the other rules, it is an expensive venture to go public. The options mess and executive compensation only add to the headache. Yet public means access to monies (ask TowerStream who went […]

COMPTEL’s Comstock Resigns

Earl Comstock has resigned as president and CEO of COMPTEL, the competitive carrier association announced late Wednesday. Jerry James, former president of Grande Communications and a past chairman of COMPTEL, will serve as interim CEO of COMPTEL, effective immediately. Comstock said he is leaving COMPTEL to pursue other interests. He served as head of the […]

Changing Gears

Changing Gears The telecom industry has been in transition ever since Alexander Graham Bell first gave us the telephone, said Simon Beresford-Wylie, CEO of Nokia Siemens Networks, in a presentation at this springs CTIA conference. But the last few years [have] been simply breathtaking.

CompTIA Web Poll: Security Technologies to Impact 2007

Security technologies and solutions will have the greatest impact on organizations in 2007, according to the results of a new Web poll conducted by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). The poll of more than 1,100 technology professionals found that 24.3 percent of them believe security technologies will have the greatest impact on their organizations […]

News Briefs

SkyPort International Inc., a satellite communications provider, has launched its SkyPort Partners Program, for sales of its satellite solution to customers, either as a primary or a backup means of communication. The SkyPartners Program already has attracted a number of partner affiliates, including Avaya Inc., Catalyst Telecom and Source Inc. Participants have access to SkyPorts […]

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 […]

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