IPCC Showcases VoIP, Economics of ENUM, Next-Gen OSS

The International Packet Communication Consortium (IPCC) is presenting the VoIP Technology track this week, a comprehensive series of sessions looking at how real network operators have been implementing the communication systems of the future. The objective for all the sessions, says Michael Khalilian, president and chairman, IPCC, is to look at some successes and challenges, […]

IPCC to Hold Meeting Tuesday

The International Packet Communications Consortium (Booth 219) Tuesday at the show will hold its Service Provider Interconnectivity Working Group Meeting. The event is expected to be held in the Chicago Room, but is subject to change, according to IPCC. The meeting is open to all attendees between 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m., but for IPCC […]

IPCCs Khalilian: CLECs Need to Embrace VoIP

Michael Khalilian, chairman and president with the International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC), says that despite the fact that UNE-P is going away and CLECs clearly need to find new business models, CLECs as a whole are not investing in VoIP. CLECs really need to get out ahead of the curve and get into other access, […]

IPCC Sessions Provide VoIP Alternatives for Carriers

The FCC decision to end the value pricing on UNE-P set in motion significant changes in the service provider market, particularly for the companies that have never operated their own facilities. Those companies now have to look for alternatives: new ways to provide services that arent subject to the challenging new pricing for UNEs. VoIP […]

IPCC Establishes Wireless Wireline Convergence Working Group

The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) said today that it has established a new working group to define the reference architectures that will provide feature transparency and seamless mobility across wireline and wireless networks. The organization made the announcement at the CompTel/ASCENT Convention & Expo in New Orleans. The working group was founded by the […]

IPCC Signs MOU Agreement with ETSI

The International Packet Communications Consortium (Booth 717) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), the European equivalent of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). The MOU creates a two-way street for service providers and vendors on both continents to begin defining interoperability standards for VoIP technology. The first […]

IPCC Talks VoIP in Two-Part Track

The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) is hosting two sessions today, The Next Generation of Interconnection and OSS for Next-Generation Networks. Michael Khalilian, chairman and president of IPCC, will host the first session. Michael Tribolet, executive vice president of operations for Vonage Holdings; Cathy Martine, senior vice president of Internet telephony for AT&T Corp.; and […]

IPCC Signs Agreement Promoting VoIP

The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC, Booth 717) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CompTel/ASCENT under which the two organizations will work to accelerate the adoption of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and packet communications technologies and services. Together, CompTel/ASCENT and the IPCC will pursue the development of a Joint Advisory Group […]

IPCC Takes Prismatic Approach to VoIP in Conference Track

The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) will host a three-session conference track here, covering a myriad of topics surrounding VoIP. Topics will include FCC regulation, how to confront deployment obstacles, service-delivery success stories, vendor solutions, technical challenges, quality of service and SLAs. Speakers will include service providers, carriers, integrators, vendors and regulatory personnel. The goal […]

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