Last-Mile Matchmaking Goes Online

On Valentine’s Day, Last Mile Connections (LMC) appropriately announced it has moved its matchmaking platform online and extended it to seven additional markets. The company’s services have been provided to CLECs on a broker basis - using phone, fax and instant messaging - in the New York metro area where it inventories and connects to some 800 […]

Premiere Global Unveils Channel Advantage Portal

Premiere Global Services (Booths 503-505), provider of automated data management and delivery, has launched its personalized Web portal, Channel Advantage. Channel Advantage offers resources, applications and content, marketing tools and strategies. It also centralizes all channel information, streamlines and automates agent and reseller programs and delivers targeted communications to help channel partners sell Premiere Globals […]

OSG Billing Services Wins ABS-CBN Contract

OSG Billing Services (Booth 524) has announced an agreement to manage invoice presentment and distribution services for ABS-CBN International, which brings Tagalog-language TV and radio programming to more than 100,000 Filipino residents in North America. OSG Billing Services is providing invoice consultation services, new capabilities for design, electronic composition, printing and mailing for ABS-CBN, along […]

DPI Teleconnect Taps OSG

OSG Billing Services has announced an agreement to manage invoice presentment and distribution services for DPI Teleconnect, a provider of prepaid home telephone service in 42 states. OSG Billing Services is providing invoice consultation services and new capabilities for design, electronic composition, printing and mailing for DPI Teleconnect. This equips DPI Teleconnect with increased messaging […]

3Com Unveils Suite of Applications for Businesses

3Com Corp. has unveiled a suite of applications for small, medium and large businesses to support IP telephone service, conferencing, messaging and other communications functions. The 3Com Convergence Applications Suite, which runs on a common SIP standard-based IP communications platform, includes an IP phone system for small businesses with up to 40 employees. It is […]

Instant Messaging is One to Watch

Integrating instant messaging and presence the ability to see if and how a user is connected to the network into the business landscape may become an important incremental revenue opportunity for channel partners as the value of such collaboration tools becomes more apparent. IM allows real-time conversation, but in sessions that can be indexed, categorized […]

Not Neccesarily News

Looking for L-O-V-E Finding love through the keyboard is passé now it’s time to discover “the one” via cell phone text messaging. “Mobilehookup” will do just that this fall, thanks to Telenor Interactive and Voice Courier Mobile, the companies launching the dating service. “Text messaging is a fun, convenient way for people to connect and […]

j2 Global Selects Convergys Infinys

Convergys Corp. will license its convergent Infinys billing software to j2 Global Communications, a unified messaging provider. j2 will use Infinys for rating and billing, order management and mediation management to enhance billing operations and support new service rollouts on one system.


Posted: 11/2003 PRODUCT NEWS UBIQUITY GOES LIVE WITH SPEAK CONFERENCE DIRECTOR Ubiquity Software Corp. has launched Speak Conference Director 3.0, a SIP-based voice over IP rich-media conferencing application for service providers and large enterprises. Powered by Ubiquitys programmable SIP Application Server (SIP A/S), Speak scales to support 20,000 concurrent users per system and uses SIP […]

Instant Collaboration

Posted: 11/2003 Instant Collaboration New Tools Enable Move from Chat to Conferencing in a Continuous Call By Khali Henderson Business use of instant messaging as a collaborative tool is on the rise; The Radicati Group Inc. estimates the total number of corporate IM accounts will exceed 60 million this year and grow to 349 million […]

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