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AccessLine Offers Retail SmartVoice, Signs New Dealer

Hosted VoIP provider AccessLine Communications on Wednesday launched the retail version of its SmartVoice offering in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. As part of the rollout, AccessLine has named solutions provider IDeACOM Integrated Technologies Inc. an authorized dealer. IDeACOM serves all New England markets. AccessLines SmartVoice Service targets SMBs by combining local, long-distance and toll-free […]

Checks & Balances

WHILE MOBILE OPERATORS ARE beginning to create more attractive rate packages for volume enterprise buyers, by and large wireless services are an expensive proposition for most companies. And even if the company starts out with a cost-effective plan, it isnt long before they are paying more than they should. Over time, buying policies change, phones […]

Copps: FCC Needs to Better Address its Homeland Security Role

The FCC, which by federal law is responsible for public safety as it relates to communications, is falling short of meeting its responsibilities, said FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, during a rousing speech at the NTCA show yesterday. But the agency is working to correct that, he said. “We meaning us and the government dont have […]

Coalition: Americans Opposed to USF Changes

The nonprofit Keep USF Fair Coalition said today Americans have sent more than half a million e-mails and letters to Washington officials, expressing opposition to proposed Universal Service Fund (USF) changes that would impose $1-$2 more per month on consumers, regardless of how much they use their landlines. Radical changes in the telecom world, brought […]

In Box

I am writing to congratulate you on a wonderful Channel Partners Show in Chicago you and your team did a super job. The venue and overall atmosphere seemed better than the fall show in Chicago last year, a definite improvement. So, keep up the great work and we look forward to seeing you at the […]

U.S. to Maintain Internet Governance

Leaders at the World Summit on the Information Society in Tunisia have agreed to keep, for now, governance of the Internets domain name system in the hands of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the California-based nonprofit group that answers to the U.S. government. A number of countries had joined the European […]

Wiedenbach-Brown Introduces LumiCool Lighting Fixture

Wiedenbach-Brown Co. Inc. (Booth 1454), a lighting and electrical solutions distributor, along with SBC Communications Inc. and Hubbell Lighting, has developed the LumiCool Lighting Fixture that connects to the office HVAC system via flexible duct. Showcased by Wiedenbach-Brown, the LumiCool fixture increases light levels using one T8 lamp and has the ability to bring airflow […]

Motorola Sues Over Zafirovskis Nortel Appointment

Motorola Inc. is suing its former president and COO for breach of contract now that he has taken another job.Mike Zafirovski is slated to become president and CEO of Nortel Networks Corp. on Nov. 15, and Motorolas lawsuit alleges Zafirovski, who resigned earlier this year, is violating various agreements with Motorola by accepting the position […]

Humanizing Technologies Debuts iriss news

Imagine having continuously updated news from around the world based on any number of chosen topics and keywords delivered to a personalized Web page. With iriss news from Humanizing Technologies (Booth 1110), its now easy to select from more than 10,000 global, national, regional, and local newspapers, all delivering custom news content updated every 15 […]

New CompTel Chief: Internet is the New PSTN

Four months after his appointment to lead CompTel, Earl W. Comstock is set to address his first convention of the association membership today at 1:15 p.m. As the competitive industrys chief advocate before Congress, the FCC, the White House and other federal and state agencies, Comstocks primary message will be the fight to keep networks […]

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