January

 

Do You Know Where Your SMBs Are?

Posted: 3/2004 Do You Know Where Your SMBs Are? Or who they are talking to? Qwest is offering small businesses unlimited long distance for $20 a month. I got the sales call seeking my home office usage. Compared to what I am paying now with MCI, its less than half and sometimes as much as […]

Do You Know Where Your SMBs are?

Or who they are talking to? Qwest is offering small businesses unlimited long distance for $20 a month. I got the sales call seeking my home office usage. Compared to what I am now paying MCI, it’s less than half and sometimes as much as one-third the cost. Times 12 and I would save between […]

Signs of a Thaw?

Posted: 5/2003 Signs of a Thaw? As the first quarter came to a close, I sensed a returning optimism in the telecom industry. Two successful back-to-back tradeshows may be the reasons for this feeling. Both the Competitive Telecomm-unications Association Annual Conference & Expo and PHONE+’s own Channel Partners Conference & Expo increased their attendance over […]

In Box – William Lee’s China Connection

Posted: 05/2001 In Box A Nice MeetingPlace I read the January article on a portal-web-user interface ("Service on a Portal," January 2001 PHONE+) that enables enhanced communication. The article gave an informative view of WebEx as a select communication portal enabler, which prompted me to contact you regarding Latitude Communication’s web-conferencing application. You may be […]

Who’s Asleep at the e-Wheel

Posted: 04/2000 Who’s Asleep at the e-Wheel The thought of reading or writing another word about e-commerce makes me want to puke. But alas, anyone in this industry–heck, anyone who watched this year’s Super Bowl commercials–knows that e-commerce is the future. The Gartner Group Inc. (www.gartner.com) predicts business-to-business e-commerce revenues alone will climb to $7.29 […]

U.S. East-West Bandwidth Price StabilizationContinues

Posted: 03/2000 U.S. East-West Bandwidth Price Stabilization Continues The Real-Time Bandwidth Exchange*Revealed Price Index (RTBX*RPI), which tracks the current weighted average price of coast-to-coast DS-3 pricing, shows prices have stabilized over the past several months. The January index showed a sign of strengthening, as prices of U.S. East-West DS-3s crept up 0.27 percent to $41,056 […]

Ameritech Chairman, CEO Announces Retirement

Posted: 12/1999 Ameritech Chairman, CEO Announces Retirement After 31 years at Ameritech Corp., Hoffman Estates, Ill., Richard C. Notebaert, chairman and CEO of the incumbent local exchange carrier (ILEC), has announced he will retire effective Dec. 30. The retirement announcement comes after SBC Communications Inc., San Antonio, another ILEC, completed its $73 billion acquisition of […]

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