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All Aboard!

About 450 agents boarded the Spirit of New Jersey for the after-party Thursday sponsored by XO and its top master agencies Gryphone Telecom, Intelisys, TBI, WTG, X4 and PlanetOne. The 240-foot yacht cruised the Lincoln Harbor with full views of the Brooklyn and Manhattan skylines, bridges, Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Food, libations, […]

Broadview Expands Footprint

Following its acquisition of ATX Communications, Broadview Networks (Booth 401) now offers its partners an expanded geographic footprint that extends from New Hampshire to Virginia. Broadview acquired ATX in October 2006. The combined company operates in 20 markets throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic United States. Channel partners from both legacy sales organizations now can service […]

Enforceability of Telecom Contract’s Automatic Renewal Questioned

By Kathleen Brown, Executive Director, TelecomAssociation TelecomAssociation received an inquiry this week from an agent member trying to win a $1,000-per-month business customer from a competing local service provider. The agent’s prospective business customer signed a one-year agreement 27 months ago. The customer was getting ready to switch to the agent’s recommended new provider until […]

InfoHighway Communications Introduces Two New Services

InfoHighway Communications (Booth 700) announced it will introduce two new services, ZOOM High-Speed Internet Access Service and Remote Number Service, in the downstate New York/Northern New Jersey markets next month. ZOOM Internet connectivity, provisioned on InfoHighways data network, offers customers synchronous speeds ranging from 5mbps to 30mbps, at rates starting at $749 per month for […]

Feds Arrest VoIP Exec for Wire Fraud, Computer Hacking

The executive of two Florida VoIP wholesale companies was arrested on Thursday for fraud and expected to appear the same day before a federal judge in Miami. The U.S. Attorney for New Jersey is accusing Edwin Andrew Pena, 23, owner of Fortes Telecom Inc. and Miami Tech & Consulting Inc. of hacking into other providers […]

ComTec Upgrades Print Platform

ComTec Inc., provider of print and electronic customer communications, will upgrade its printing technology and install highlight color printers in its facilities in New Jersey and Minnesota. The Docutech 180 HLC printer from Xerox Corp. offers the highest resolution in its class with 2400 DPI black and white and 600 DPI highlight color resolutions. The […]

Internap Relies on FiberNet Services

Internap is using FiberNet Telecom Group Inc. to provide low-latency metro Ethernet transport services throughout New York, New Jersey and Los Angeles. Internap deploys applications over the Web for businesses worldwide and needed a data services provider with a diverse network that could accommodate its scalability demands. FiberNet designed a suite of services for Internap […]

MetTel Rolls out VoIP Services

Metropolitan Telecommunications (MetTel) now offers hosted VoIP services thanks to help from UTC Associates Inc., which developed and implemented the companys VoIP product line. Using a BroadSoft Inc. platform, MetTel has rolled out IP services to select clients in New York and New Jersey, and plans to expand its coverage throughout 2006. MetTel is a […]

PNG Brings Bundles to Virginia Residents

PowerNet Global Communications has made its local and long-distance phone service bundles available to residential customers in Virginia through its independent agents and affinity groups. The packages in Virginia offer residential customers unlimited local calls and 30 minutes of monthly domestic long-distance for $21.33 per month. For $26.33 per month, customers get unlimited local calls […]

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