ANDA Networks Wins Rogers, Extends EtherReach, Partners with LWS

Ethernet vendor ANDA Networks announced a flurry of news today, including a deal with Rogers Communications, the introduction of copper termination products and a partnership with Lucent Worldwide Services. Rogers is the latest service provider that ANDA which has more than 3,000 systems deployed has added to its growing roster of customers. Other ANDA customers […]

News Briefs

MVNGO, EUR Systems solution for MVNOs, has introduced a range of consulting services for its MVNOs, including business planning, marketing and product creation. The services offered to MVNOs will be delivered through a strategic partnership with MCR Partners, a Plano, Texasbased consultancy specializing in product marketing strategies. MVNGO provides operational infrastructure for launching wireless services. […]

Sun Debuts Private-Labeled Secure E-mail Service for ISPs

Sun Microsystems Inc. and its partners Echoworx and Lucent Technologies Inc. today announced the launch of Sun Secure Mail, a fully hosted managed service for ISPs, cableco and other service providers to private label and offer to their subscribers. Sun Secure Mail gives individuals the ability to encrypt their e-mail at their desktop without changing […]

Lucent Announces New Blade Access Platform

Lucent Technologies Inc. has announced a new kind of access device, the Multimedia Access Platform 1400, that uses an ATCA (advanced telecommunication computing architecture) chassis to offer unprecedented flexibility for operators to use multiple access technologies. Blades in the new chassis can support DSL, FTTP, gigabit Ethernet and WiMAX access, giving network operators the ability […]

Moving from Just VoIP to Convergence

Amid all the hoopla and noise about VoIP, whenever the industry has an opportunity to reflect on the revolution, they always will underscore that it is about IP communication, not just IP voice. IP networks can transport any kind of content. Voice, video, pictures, instant messages, data, application software, music, text all converge here the […]

New Hosts Enter Wholesale Market

  Hosted voice services are hot products for the resale channel, and there are a number of new entrants into the wholesale arena, most interestingly Lucent Technologies Inc. The equipment giant rolled out a few hosted services in the past year, but at SUPERCOMM 2005 in June debuted a much more extensive suite. Service providers […]

PAETEC Uses Lucent for VoIP

PAETEC Communications Inc. is rolling out Lucent Technologies VoIP services to its business and wholesale customers. Lucent will provide the engineering, installation and network integration support so PAETEC can offer IP and TDM services. The carrier is deploying Lucents Network Controller and a number of its network gateways in more than 20 cities. “Lucent’s solution […]

Lucent to Provide Sphere Communications Global Network Integration Services

Sphere Communications and Lucent Technologies on Monday announced an agreement that calls for Lucent Worldwide Services to provide global network integration services to Spheres large enterprise customers. The companies say the alliance allows Sphere customers to access Lucent Worldwide Services portfolio of network integration services, including professional services, deployment services, maintenance services and managed services. […]

Is a Turnaround Near?

Posted: 3/2004 Is a Turnaround Near? Trade Association Says Industry Headed Toward Recovery By Josh Long It has been a long three years mired by scandals and bankruptcies. But it may be over. The telecommunications industry is beginning to turn around and broadband has been a catalyst, Matt Flannigan, president of the Telecommunications Industry Association […]

The Race to All-Packet

Posted: 1/2004 The Race to All-Packet By Tara Seals In the rush to be market leaders and prime movers, U.S. carriers household name, big brand players now are competing for top prize in a new competition: voice over IP. With every RBOC announcing imminent rollouts of VoIP services and the likes of AT&T Corp. and […]

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