luded

 

Nokia Issues Warning About Bad Batteries

Nokia said Tuesday that millions of its cell phone batteries could potentially overheat. The warning applies to Nokia-branded BL-5C batteries manufactured by Japans Matsushita Battery Industrial Co. Ltd. between December 2005 and November 2006. Matsushita is one of several companies that produce more than 300 million BL-5C batteries. Nokia said 46 million batteries are included […]

TelecomAssociation To Announce Members Choice Awards

The TelecomAssociation (TA), a 10-year-old organization of telecom distributors, will announce the winners of the 2007 Members Choice Awards after the Carrier Roundtable. This is the second year of the program, which was created last spring to acknowledge excellence among communications providers working with the indirect channel. This years winners were selected by TAs agent […]

TelecomAssociation To Announce Members Choice Awards

The TelecomAssociation (TA), a 10-year-old organization of telecom distributors, will announce the winners of the 2007 Members Choice Awards after the Carrier Roundtable. This is the second year of the program, which was created last spring to acknowledge excellence among communications providers working with the indirect channel. This years winners were selected by TAs agent […]

Envox Worldwide Launches Upgrade to IVR Development Tool

Internet Telephony show exhibitor Envox Worldwide this week introduced Envox CT ADE 9.2, a major upgrade to its interactive voice response development tool. Created for use with Dialogic Corp.s media processing, signaling, and switching products, Envox CT ADE is a rapid application development tool that enables developers to gain time-to-market advantages while maintaining full control […]

Embarq Showcases Portfolio

Embarq Corp. (Booth 203), formerly the local telecommunications division of Sprint Corp., is showcasing its status as its own company at the COMPTEL PLUS Fall Convention and EXPO, with solutions for consumers and businesses. We are a brand-new, 107-year-old company, said Dan Hesse, Embarq chairman and CEO. Our goal is to offer communications services that […]

Pulse Recognized as One of Canadas Fastest-Growing Companies

Automated voice solutions provider Pulse Voice Inc. (Booth 218) has been placed on PROFIT magazines annual ranking of Canadas Fastest-Growing Companies. Ranking Canadas Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100 profiles the countrys most successful growth companies. We are honored to be included among such a successful group of companies, said Mohan Markandaier, […]

Abernathy Appointed to Citizens Board of Directors

Former FCC Commissioner Kathleen Q. Abernathy has been appointed to the Citizens Communications Co. board of directors. Abernathy who joined the Washington, D.C., office of law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP after leaving the FCC in December will provide counsel and advice to the ILEC, said Chairman and CEO Maggie Wilderotter. In […]

COMPTEL Tees Off Show With Golf Tournament

Nineteen foursomes took to the links in the semi-annual COMPTEL Golf Tournament Sunday at EastLake Country Club. The event was sponsored by Microsoft. The course, located 20 minutes from downtown San Diego, is an 18-hole, par 72 Ted Robinson-designed championship golf course featuring colorful fairways of bluegrass and rye and a view of nearby Mt. […]

BillSoft Adds VoIP Transaction, Service-Type Functions to EZTax

BillSoft Inc. (Booth 521) has added new VoIP transaction and service-type combinations to its EZTax solution to handle complex taxation issues. According to BillSoft, state, county and local jurisdictions seem to be making taxation decisions in three distinct manners. Some jurisdictions have indicated that their taxes apply to VoIP. Other jurisdictions have stated they are […]

Hipcom Deploys NexTone MSC

NexTone Communications, which makes session management platforms, announced today at VON that Hipcom, a European provider of hosted IP telephony, has deployed the NexTone Multiprotocol Session Controller (MSC). The NexTone MSC supports both Class 4 and Class 5 call routing, and is interoperability-tested with the Broadsoft BroadWorks VoIP application server. Hipcom’s initial network deployment of […]

The ID is: 76209